Ray Agnew

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For his son, see Ray Agnew III.
Ray Agnew
No. 92, 93, 99
Defensive tackle
Personal information
Date of birth: (1967-12-09) December 9, 1967 (age 47)
Place of birth: Winston-Salem, North Carolina
Career information
High school: Winston-Salem (NC) Carver
College: North Carolina State
NFL Draft: 1990 / Round: 1 / Pick: 10
Debuted in 1990
Last played in 2000
Career history
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics
Tackles 448
Sacks 22.5
Interceptions 2
Stats at NFL.com

Raymond Mitchell Agnew, Jr. (born December 9, 1967) is a former American football defensive tackle who played eleven seasons in the National Football League. Ray's son, Ray Agnew III, played in the NFL for the Cleveland Browns and attended Southern Illinois University.

Early life[edit]

Agnew was born in Winston-Salem, North Carolina where he attended Carver High School. During his senior year, he was voted the defensive most valuable player after recording 70 tackles and 10 sacks in only seven games. Agnew then played college football and majored in history at North Carolina State University.[1]

Professional career[edit]

He was drafted by the New England Patriots with the 10th pick of the 1st round of the 1990 NFL Draft. Agnew played for the Patriots for five years before going to the New York Giants. After spending three years with the Giants he went to the St. Louis Rams where he played for three years.[2] He is currently a scout for the Rams.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Ray Agnew". archive.patriots.com. Retrieved October 22, 2014. 
  2. ^ "Ray Agnew". pro-football-reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved October 22, 2014. 
  3. ^ "2014 St. Louis Rams Media Guide". rams.1stroundmediagroup.com. Retrieved October 22, 2014.