JoJo Dickson

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JoJo Dickson
No. 59     Kansas City Chiefs
Linebacker
Personal information
Date of birth: (1989-07-13) July 13, 1989 (age 25)
Place of birth: Wailuku, Hawaii
Height: 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m) Weight: 245 lb (111 kg)
Career information
High school: Wailuku (HI) Baldwin
College: Idaho
Undrafted in 2011
Debuted in 2012 for the Omaha Nighthawks
Career history
*Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Roster status: Active
Career NFL statistics
Stats at NFL.com

Joseph "JoJo" Dickson (born July 13, 1989) is an American football linebacker for the Kansas City Chiefs of the National Football League . He was signed by the Jacksonville Jaguars as an undrafted free agent in 2011. He played college football at Idaho.

He has also been a member of the Cleveland Browns, Omaha Nighthawks, New York Jets, Arizona Cardinals, and Omaha Mammoths.

Professional career[edit]

Jacksonville Jaguars[edit]

Dickson signed with the Jacksonville Jaguars following the 2011 NFL Draft as a rookie free agent.[1] He was waived on July 31, 2011, to make room for punter Matt Turk. He was signed on April 16, 2012. He was waived on April 27, 2012.

Cleveland Browns[edit]

The Cleveland Browns signed him on May 14, 2012, but waived him on August 26, 2012.

Omaha Nighthawks[edit]

In 2012, he went to training camp with the Omaha Nighthawks.

New York Jets[edit]

Dickson was signed to the New York Jets' practice squad on December 10, 2012.[2] He was signed to a future/reserve contract on December 31, 2012.[3] He was released on August 31, 2013.[4]

Arizona Cardinals[edit]

Dickson later signed with the Arizona Cardinals practice squad, being released on December 23, 2013.[5] He was signed to a future contract for 2014 by the Arizona Cardinals on January 16, 2014.[6] The Cardinals released Dickson again on August 25, 2014.[7]

Kansas City Chiefs[edit]

Dickson signed with the Kansas City Chiefs on December 30, 2014.[8]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Jacksonville Jaguars Undrafted Free Agents: Live Updates". BigCatCountry.com. Retrieved 2 November 2012. 
  2. ^ Cimini, Rich (10 December 2012). "Jets need a WR, Braylon is available". ESPN New York. Archived from the original on 10 December 2012. Retrieved 10 December 2012. 
  3. ^ Jets Media Relations Department (31 December 2012). "Jets Sign 8 to Reserve/Future Contracts". New York Jets. Archived from the original on 31 December 2012. Retrieved 31 December 2012. 
  4. ^ Lange, Randy (31 August 2013). "Jets Move 22, Get Down to 53-Man Active Roster". New York Jets. Archived from the original on 1 September 2013. Retrieved 1 September 2013. 
  5. ^ Twitter / AZCardinals: The #AZCardinals have signed RB Robert Hughes (5-11, 235) to the practice squad. LB JoJo Dickson has been released from the practice squad.
  6. ^ http://www.revengeofthebirds.com/2014/1/17/5318102/arizona-cardinals-add-jojo-dickson-to-offseason-roster
  7. ^ Cardinals Pick Catanzaro To Kick, Cut Feely
  8. ^ "JoJo Dickson". kffl.com. Retrieved January 7, 2015. 

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