Justin Tryon

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Justin Tryon
Justin Tryon.jpg
Tryon with the Redskins on August 28, 2009
No. --     Free agent
Cornerback
Personal information
Date of birth: (1984-05-29) May 29, 1984 (age 30)
Place of birth: Northridge, California
Height: 5 ft 9 in (1.75 m) Weight: 183 lb (83 kg)
Career information
College: Arizona State
NFL Draft: 2008 / Round: 4 / Pick: 124
Debuted in 2008 for the Washington Redskins
Career history
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics as of 2012
Tackles 102
Sacks 1.0
Interceptions 1
Stats at NFL.com

Justin Deaon Tryon (born May 29, 1984) is an American football cornerback who is currently a free agent. He has also played for the Indianapolis Colts. Tryon was drafted by the Washington Redskins in the fourth round of the 2008 NFL Draft.[1]

Early life[edit]

Tryon was born Northridge, California and graduated from William Howard Taft High School (Los Angeles).[2] He played college football at Arizona State University and College of the Canyons. Justin started all 26 games during his two seasons at ASU. Earned Second-Team All-Conference honors as a senior after being named honorable mention All-Pac 10 as a junior. Won junior college national championship game in 2005.

Professional career[edit]

Washington Redskins[edit]

On June 13, 2008, Tryon officially signed a three-year contract with the Redskins. He had 26 tackles and one interception during the season.

Indianapolis Colts[edit]

On September 4, 2010, he was traded from the Redskins to the Indianapolis Colts for an undisclosed draft pick. Tryon had an interception during a 2010 wild card matchup against the Jets before the half. The Colts lost the game on a late field goal, 16-17. He was released by Indianapolis on September 28, 2011.

New York Giants[edit]

He signed with the New York Giants on October 4, 2011. He played for the Giants for both the 2011 and 2012 seasons.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Justin Tryon". FoxSports.com. Retrieved November 26, 2012. 
  2. ^ "Justin Tryon". The Official Athletics Site of Arizona State University. Retrieved November 26, 2012. 

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