Jeremy Horne

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Jeremy Horne
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Horne during the 2011 NFL season.
No. 80 Calgary Stampeders
Position: Wide receiver
Personal information
Date of birth: (1986-10-25) October 25, 1986 (age 30)
Place of birth: Albany, New York
Height: 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
Weight: 193 lb (88 kg)
Career information
College: Massachusetts
Undrafted: 2010
Career history
 * Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Career NFL statistics as of Week 13, 2011
Receptions: 0
Receiving yards: 0
Rushing yards: 5
Total touchdowns: 0
Player stats at NFL.com

Jeremy Roger Horne (born October 25, 1986) is an American football wide receiver who is with the Calgary Stampeders. He was signed by the Kansas City Chiefs after going undrafted in the 2010 NFL Draft. He played college football at Massachusetts after transferring from Syracuse after his freshman year.

College career[edit]

Horne attended Syracuse University his freshman year and played in seven games, primarily on special teams. He transferred to UMass after his first season. In three years at UMass, Horne recorded 85 catches for 1,343 yards and scored 11 touchdowns and also served as a kickoff returner. He was named a third-team All-Colonial Athletic Conference Wide Receiver in his junior season.

Professional career[edit]

Kansas City Chiefs[edit]

Horne signed as a free agent with the Kansas City Chiefs after going undrafted in the 2010 NFL Draft. He was on the Chiefs active roster for the first six games of the season making appearances in three of them. He spent the last ten games of the year on the practice squad. On January 11, 2011, Horne was signed by the Chiefs to a reserve/future deal.[1] He was waived during final cuts during the 2011 season. After clearing waivers, he was signed to the Chiefs practice squad. On September 21, 2011, Horne was activated to the Chiefs active roster, taking Running Back Jamaal Charles's roster spot, after he was placed on injured reserve.[2] He was waived on October 26, but was signed to the practice squad the following day. Horne was once again activated to the active roster on November 21. Horne finished the season with 5 rushing yards on 1 carry.

New York Giants[edit]

On May 12, 2013, Horne signed as a free agent with the New York Giants. On July 30, 2013, Horne was carted off the field with a foot injury.[3] On August 1, 2013, Horne was waived/injured by the New York Giants.[4] He cleared waivers and was placed on injured reserve. On August 7, 2013, Horne was released with an injury settlement.

External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.nationalfootballpost.com/Chiefs-sign-eight-to-offseason-roster.html
  2. ^ "CHIEFS PLACE CHARLES ON IR, ELEVATE HORNE TO 53-MAN ROSTER, SIGN PATTERSON TO PRACTICE SQUAD". Kansas City Chiefs official website. 
  3. ^ Mazzeo, Mike (July 30, 2013). "Injury Report: Nicks still limited". ESPNNewYork.com. Retrieved August 1, 2013. 
  4. ^ "Coach anxious for Hakeem Nicks' return". Giants.com. August 1, 2013. Retrieved August 1, 2013.