Jayron Hosley

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Jayron Hosley
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Hosley talks to the press after Virginia Tech's game against Clemson in 2011.
No. -- Free agent
Position: Cornerback
Personal information
Date of birth: (1990-09-18) September 18, 1990 (age 26)
Place of birth: Boynton Beach, Florida
Height: 5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)
Weight: 178 lb (81 kg)
Career information
College: Virginia Tech
NFL Draft: 2012 / Round: 3 / Pick: 94
Career history
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics as of Week 7, 2015
Total tackles: 75
Forced fumbles: 1
Fumble recoveries: 1
Pass deflections: 10
Interceptions: 2
Player stats at NFL.com

Jayron Todd Hosley (born September 18, 1990) is an American football cornerback who is currently a free agent. He played college football at Virginia Tech.

High school career[edit]

He attended Atlantic Community High School in Delray Beach, Florida, where he was a teammate of Orlando Franklin and Karnell Hatcher. Regarded as a four-star recruit by Rivals.com, Hosley was ranked as the No. 11 cornerback prospect of his class.[1]

College career[edit]

As a sophomore in 2010, Hosley recorded 39 tackles, seven pass breakups, and nation leading nine interceptions. This performance earned him first team All-American honors from Scout.com and Walter Camp Football Foundation.[2][3]

Professional career[edit]

2012 NFL Draft[edit]

Hosley was drafted with the 94th pick, in the third round of the 2012 NFL Draft by the Giants. He recorded his first interception on September 20, 2012 on a pass by Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton.


  1. ^ "2009 Prospect Ranking". Rivals.com. January 16, 2009. Retrieved May 10, 2012. 
  2. ^ Safrit, Miller (December 1, 2012). "Scout.com 2010 All-America Team". Scout.com. Retrieved May 10, 2012. 
  3. ^ "121st Walter Camp All-America Team Announced". Walter Camp Football Foundation. December 9, 2012. Retrieved May 10, 2012. 

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