Cedric James

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Cedric James
Date of birth (1979-03-19) March 19, 1979 (age 37)
Place of birth Fort Worth, TX
Career information
Position(s) Wide receiver
College Texas Christian
NFL draft 2001 / Round: 4 / Pick: 131
Career history
As player
2001–2002 Minnesota Vikings
2003–2004 Dallas Cowboys
2004–2005* New England Patriots
2005 Rhein Fire (NFLE)
Career stats

Cedric James (born March 19, 1979 in Fort Worth, Texas) is a former American football player. He has been a member of the Minnesota Vikings,[1] Dallas Cowboys,[2] New England Patriots, and the Rhein Fire of the now-defunct NFL Europa.[3] James played college football at Texas Christian University and was drafted in the fourth round of the 2001 NFL Draft. He played in five games for the Vikings in the 2002 season.[1]

High school years[edit]

James attended Kennedale High School in Kennedale, Texas.[4] In football, he was a two-time All-District 11-3A selection and he finished his senior season with 27 receptions for 678 yards (25.11 yards per reception avg.)[4] and 11 touchdowns and rushed ten times for 155 yards (15.50 yards per rushing attempt avg.). He graduated in 1997.


James' wife, Myriah, once appeared on the hit game show The Price Is Right. [5]


  1. ^ a b "Cedric James". Pro Football Reference. Retrieved 2010-05-21. 
  2. ^ Cafardo, Nick (2004-09-23). "Coach is in Seymour's corner". The Boston Globe. Retrieved 2010-05-21. 
  3. ^ Hart, Andy (2005-05-26). "WR James shaping up in Europe". New England Patriots. Retrieved 2010-05-21. 
  4. ^ a b "18 Cedric James WR". New England Patriots. Retrieved 2010-05-21. 
  5. ^ http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pGGokl1Rmgg