December 18, 1983 |
Port Arthur, Texas
|Height:||6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)|
|Weight:||176 lb (80 kg)|
|College:||San José State|
|NFL Draft:||2007 / Round: 7 / Pick: 229|
|* Offseason and/or practice squad member only|
|Career NFL statistics|
John Benjamin Broussard (born December 18, 1983) is a former American football wide receiver. He was drafted by the Jacksonville Jaguars in the seventh round of the 2007 NFL Draft. He played college football at San José State.
As a senior at San Jose State, Broussard helped the Spartans to a victory in the inaugural New Mexico Bowl as well as helping SJSU to its first winning season in 6 years.
On September 9, 2007, in the Jaguars first regular season game, Broussard caught the first pass of his career, a 47-yard touchdown pass from quarterback David Garrard. Broussard was waived by the Jaguars on August 26, 2008.
New York Giants
Broussard was signed to the practice squad of the New York Giants on September 24, 2008 after wide receiver Taye Biddle was promoted to the active roster. Broussard was released on October 8 to make room for Biddle on the practice squad.
The Bears waived Broussard on August 31, 2009.