Jonathan Holland (American football)
|Date of birth:||February 18, 1985|
|Place of birth:||Monroe, Louisiana|
|Height:||6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)|
|Weight:||195 lb (88 kg)|
|NFL draft:||2007 – 7th round – 254th pick|
|Career NFL statistics|
|Stats at NFL.com|
Jonathan Holland (born February 18, 1985 in Monroe, Louisiana) is an American football wide receiver who is currently a free agent. He was recently signed by the Edmonton Eskimos of the Canadian Football League, but was released prior to the regular season. He was drafted by the Raiders in the seventh round of the 2007 NFL Draft. He played college football at Louisiana Tech.
Holland attended Mangham High School in Mangham, Louisiana, where he lettered in football and track. In track, he placed first at the Louisiana Class 1A State Track Meet on the 400 meter dash with a time of 50.41 seconds.
The Oakland Raiders parted ways with Jonathan Holland on Sunday.
|This article's factual accuracy may be compromised due to out-of-date information. (April 2012)|
His spot was taken by quarterback Colt Brennan who signed with the team on Saturday after two seasons with the Washington Redskins.
Holland, meanwhile, was waived/injured after suffering an ankle injury earlier in camp. He has been on crutches as of late and is awaiting MRI results on his ankle.
The Raiders will continue to pay him until he is healthy enough to catch on with another team according to Vittori Tafur of the San Francisco Chronicle.