Arthur Hobbs (Canadian football)

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Arthur Hobbs
Orlando Predators
Position: Defensive Back
Personal information
Date of birth: (1989-11-18) November 18, 1989 (age 25)
Place of birth: San Diego, California
Height: 5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)
Weight: 190 lb (86 kg)
Career information
High school: Spring Valley (CA) Mount Miguel
College: Nebraska-Kearney
Undrafted: 2012
Career history
*Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Roster status: Active
Career NFL statistics
Stats at NFL.com
Career CFL statistics
Tackles: 32
Interceptions: 2
Fumble recoveries: 1
Stats at CFL.ca

Arthur Hobbs (born November 18, 1989) is an American football defensive back for the Orlando Predators of the Arena Football League (AFL). Hobbs attended Mount Miguel High School in Spring Valley, California. He first enrolled at Grossmont College before transferring to the University of Nebraska at Kearney. Hobbs has also been a member of the San Diego Chargers, Hamilton Tiger-Cats[1] and Orlando Predators.[2]

Professioncal career[edit]

San Diego Chargers[edit]

Hobbs was signed by the San Diego Chargers on May 14, 2012 after going undrafted in the 2012 NFL Draft. He was released by the Chargers on September 1, 2012. He was signed to the Chargers' practice squad on December 26, 2012.[3]

Hamilton Tiger-Cats[edit]

Hobbs signed with the Hamilton Tiger-Cats on April 11, 2013.[4] In his first season in the CFL Hobbs contributed 32 defensive tackles, 2 special teams tackles and 2 interceptions. The Tiger-Cats lost in the championship game that season. He was released by the Tiger-Cats on May 21, 2014.[5]

Orlando Predators[edit]

Hobbs was signed by the Orlando Predators of the Arena Football League on October 2, 2014.[6]

Calgary Stampeders[edit]

Hobbs signed a contract with the Calgary Stampeders of the Canadian Football League.[7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "ARTHUR HOBBS". ticats.ca. Retrieved April 12, 2014. 
  2. ^ Edwards, Drew (May 21, 2014). "The CFLPA offer and the Ticats moves". Retrieved June 7, 2014. 
  3. ^ "Arthur Hobbs". kffl.com. Retrieved October 3, 2014. 
  4. ^ "Transactions 2013". cfl.ca. Retrieved October 3, 2014. 
  5. ^ "May 2014". cfl.ca. Retrieved October 3, 2014. 
  6. ^ "Predators Add WR Antonio Robinson, DB Arthur Hobbs". arenafan.com. October 2, 2014. Retrieved October 3, 2014. 
  7. ^ "Grey Cup champion Stampeders add DB Hobbs, receiver Burton". TSN. The Canadian Press.