Jylan Ware

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Jylan Ware
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Ware in 2018 training camp.
No. 69 – New York Giants
Position:Offensive tackle
Personal information
Born: (1993-10-16) October 16, 1993 (age 25)
Valley, Alabama
Height:6 ft 7 in (2.01 m)
Weight:317 lb (144 kg)
Career information
High school:Valley (Valley, Alabama)
College:Alabama State
NFL Draft:2017 / Round: 7 / Pick: 231
Career history
 * Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Roster status:Reserve/Future
Career NFL statistics
Games played:1
Games started:0
Player stats at NFL.com

Jylan Ware (born October 16, 1993) is an American football offensive tackle for the New York Giants of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Alabama State.

College career[edit]

Playing at Alabama State University, Ware started for three years.[1] His main tools in college were above-average athleticism and good hands.[2]

Professional career[edit]

Oakland Raiders[edit]

Ware was drafted by the Oakland Raiders in the seventh round, 231st overall, in the 2017 NFL Draft.[3]

On September 1, 2018, Ware was waived by the Raiders.[4]

New York Giants[edit]

On October 2, 2018, Ware was signed to the New York Giants' practice squad.[5] He signed a reserve/future contract with the Giants on January 2, 2019.[6]

Personal life[edit]

Ware had offers to play basketball in college but instead decided to play football.[7] He earned his bachelor's degree in rehabilitation services from Alabama State.


  1. ^ "Raiders receive B grade from CBS for Jylan Ware pick". Raiders Wire. April 29, 2017. Retrieved May 1, 2017.
  2. ^ Miller, Matt. "Jylan Ware NFL Draft 2017: Scouting Report for Oakland Raiders' Pick". Bleacher Report. Retrieved May 1, 2017.
  3. ^ "Oakland Raider Select Jylan Ware In Seventh Round Of 2017 NFL Draft". Raiders.com. April 29, 2017. Retrieved May 20, 2017.
  4. ^ "Oakland Raiders announce roster transactions - 9.1.18". Raiders.com. September 1, 2018.
  5. ^ "Giants sign OT Jylan Ware to practice squad". Giants Wire. USA Today. October 2, 2018.
  6. ^ Eisen, Michael (January 2, 2019). "Giants sign nine players to Reserve/Future contracts". Giants.com.
  7. ^ "Five Things To Know About Offensive Tackle Jylan Ware". Retrieved May 1, 2017.

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