|Date of birth:||December 29, 1989|
|Place of birth:||Peoria, Illinois|
|Height:||6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)|
|Weight:||255 lb (116 kg)|
|High school:||Metamora Township High School|
Pro football career
The New England Patriots signed Herman as an undrafted free agent following the 2012 NFL Draft. Herman tore his Achilles tendon during practice on June 5, was waived, and was put on the injured reserve list on June 11, ending his playing for the season. On April 29, 2013 the Patriots released Herman.