Kendrick Lewis

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Kendrick Lewis
Kendrick Lewis 2014.JPG
Lewis during the 2014 NFL preseason.
No. 21     Houston Texans
Safety
Personal information
Date of birth: (1988-06-16) June 16, 1988 (age 26)
Place of birth: New Orleans, Louisiana
Height: 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m) Weight: 198 lb (90 kg)
Career information
High school: New Orleans (LA) O. Perry Walker
College: Mississippi
NFL Draft: 2010 / Round: 5 / Pick: 136
Debuted in 2010 for the Kansas City Chiefs
Career history
Roster status: Active
Career NFL statistics as of Week 7, 2014
Tackles 218
Pass deflections 23
Interceptions 8
Forced fumbles 5
Touchdowns 1
Stats at NFL.com

Kendrick Lewis (born June 16, 1988) is an American football safety for the Houston Texans of the National Football League (NFL). He was drafted by the Kansas City Chiefs in the fifth round of the 2010 NFL Draft. He played college football at the University of Mississippi.

Professional career[edit]

Kansas City Chiefs[edit]

Lewis during the 2011 NFL season.

Lewis was selected by the Kansas City Chiefs with the 136th overall pick in the 2010 NFL Draft. The Chiefs officially signed him on June 29, 2010.[1] He began his rookie season as the backup free safety behind Jon McGraw, but took over the starting position after McGraw became injured. He started ten games, intercepting three passes, and forcing one fumble.

Houston Texans[edit]

On March 21, 2014, Lewis signed with the Houston Texans.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Florio, Mike (June 29, 2010). "Chiefs sign rookie Kendrick Lewis". NBCSports.com. Retrieved 2013-10-14. 
  2. ^ Wesseling, Chris (March 21, 2014). "Kendrick Lewis says he's joining Houston Texans". NFL.com. Retrieved 2014-03-21. 

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