Jason Reda

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Jason Reda
Position: EX Placekicker Current General Manager
Personal information
Date of birth: (1985-08-16) August 16, 1985 (age 31)
Place of birth: Rock Island, Illinois
Height: 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Weight: 200 lb (91 kg)
Career information
College: Illinois
Undrafted: 2008
Career history
 * Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics
Player stats at NFL.com

Jason Gerard Reda (born August 16, 1985) is a former American football placekicker. He was signed by the Cleveland Browns as an undrafted free agent in 2008. He played college football at Illinois.

College career[edit]

At Illinois, Reda made 16 of his 18 attempted field goals in his senior year. He made three out of his three attempted +50 yard field goals. He was put on Illinois' All Decade Team and put on the prestigious Top Ten Specialists of All Time list. Jason is the all-time scoring leader for the Fighting Illini, having scored 267 career points between 2004 and 2007[1].

Professional career[edit]

Currently, Jason works as the General Manager of Firehaus Bar & Grill, the Clybourne, as well as The Red Lion, all local campustown bars in Champaign, Illinois.

Cleveland Browns[edit]

Reda was undrafted in the 2008 NFL Draft. He was signed by the Cleveland Browns on May 1, 2008.[2] He was cut by the Browns on August 30, 2008[3]

After spending the 2008 regular season out of football, Reda was re-signed to a future contract by the Browns on December 30, 2008, only to be waived on February 9, 2009.


  1. ^ "Illinois Athletics - Football - Individual Records". fightingillini.com. Retrieved 2017-02-20. 
  2. ^ "Jason Reda". clevelandbrowns.com. Archived from the original on 2008-05-30. Retrieved 2008-09-09. 
  3. ^ "WR Wilson Among Browns' Cuts". The Sports Network. 2008-08-30. Archived from the original on 2011-05-25. Retrieved 2008-09-09. 

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