|Date of birth:||August 7, 1983|
|Place of birth:||Atlanta, Georgia|
|Height:||6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)|
|Weight:||248 lb (112 kg)|
|* Offseason and/or practice squad member only|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Career NFL statistics|
Hackney attended Douglass High School in Atlanta, Georgia and was a student and a letterman in football and baseball. In football, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution twice named him as an All-State Honorable Mention selection, and as a senior, he was also named the Atlanta Quarterback of the Year and his team's Most Valuable Player. Hackney graduated from Douglass High School in 2001.
Attending college at the UAB, he was redshirted in 2001 as a true freshman. Hackney currently holds several of the career UAB passing records, including passing yards (9,886 yards), touchdowns (71 touchdowns), completions (694 completions) and most total offense per game (243.4 yards per game). He also holds several single-season records for the Blazers.
Hackney was not drafted and was subsequently signed as a free agent with the Cleveland Browns. The Browns cut him on September 2, 2006.
Winnipeg Blue Bombers
- "BOMBERS GIVE PERRY CONTRACT EXTENSION, SIGN TWO IMPORTS". TSN.ca. May 28, 2009. Retrieved 2009-05-28.
- "Bombers sign QB Richie Williams". Canadian Football League. CFL.ca. June 8, 2009. Retrieved 2009-06-08.