Chastin West

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Chastin West
No. 11, 17
Position: Wide receiver
Personal information
Date of birth: (1987-05-01) May 1, 1987 (age 30)
Place of birth: Inglewood, California
Height: 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Weight: 217 lb (98 kg)
Career information
High school: Moorpark (CA)
College: Fresno State
Undrafted: 2010
Career history
 * Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics as of 2012
Receptions: 13
Receiving Yards: 163
Receiving TDs: 2
Player stats at NFL.com

Chastin Jareaux West[1] (born May 1, 1987 in Inglewood, California)[2] is an American football wide receiver. He was signed by the Green Bay Packers of the National Football League as an undrafted free agent in 2010. He was a part of the Packers' Super Bowl XLV championship team over the Pittsburgh Steelers. He played college football for Fresno State.[3] He has also played for the Jacksonville Jaguars.

College career[edit]

West was an all-purpose back his freshman season, recording at least ten rushes, receptions and kick returns. After not playing sophomore year, West returned as a junior still catching the ball and returning kicks, but not rushing the ball. Senior year, he took over punt returns but did not return kicks. Still, senior year was West's most productive year, finishing seventh in the Western Athletic Conference with 15.7 yards per catch. West totaled 81 receptions for 1051 yards and 45 kick returns for 958 yards while playing for Fresno State University.[4]

Professional career[edit]

Green Bay Packers[edit]

After going undrafted in the 2010 NFL Draft, West signed with the Green Bay Packers on April 30, 2010.[5] He earned a Super Bowl ring as a Practice squad member. He was cut by the Packers on September 3, 2011.[6] Afterwards, West was signed to the Packers' practice squad the next day.[7]

Jacksonville Jaguars[edit]

West was signed from the Packers practice squad by the Jacksonville Jaguars on September 20, 2011.[8] He was released on August 25, 2012.

Detroit Lions[edit]

West signed a futures contract with the Detroit Lions on January 1, 2013.[9]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Chastin West". Green Bay Packers. Retrieved 2011-02-07. 
  2. ^ "Chastin West, WR for the Jacksonville Jaguars at NFL.com". www.nfl.com. 
  3. ^ "Jacksonville Jaguars WR Chastin West". www.chastinwest.com. 
  4. ^ "Chastin West College Stats | College Football at Sports-Reference.com". College Football at Sports-Reference.com. Retrieved 2016-12-19. 
  5. ^ "Packers sign 11 non-drafted free agents". Packers.com. April 30, 2010. Retrieved October 6, 2016. 
  6. ^ Press, The Associated. "Packers cut 23 players, including Harrell and West, to trim roster to 53". La Crosse Tribune. Retrieved 2016-12-19. 
  7. ^ "Packers sign eight players to practice squad". Retrieved 2016-12-19. 
  8. ^ "Jags Shuffle Receiving Corp". Jags Report. 
  9. ^ "Lions sign 12 players to futures deals". detroitlions.com. January 1, 2013. Retrieved 2013-01-03. 

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