Kendrick Lewis

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Kendrick Lewis
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Lewis with the Texans in 2014
No. -- Free agent
Position: Free safety
Personal information
Date of birth: (1988-06-16) June 16, 1988 (age 28)
Place of birth: New Orleans, Louisiana
Height: 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)
Weight: 205 lb (93 kg)
Career information
High school: New Orleans (LA) Walker
College: Mississippi
NFL Draft: 2010 / Round: 5 / Pick: 136
Career history
Career NFL statistics as of Week 17, 2016
Total tackles: 323
Sacks: 0.0
Pass deflections: 33
Interceptions: 9
Forced fumbles: 7
Touchdowns: 2
Player stats at NFL.com

Kendrick Lewis (born June 16, 1988) is an American football free safety who is currently a free agent. He played college football at Mississippi and was drafted by the Kansas City Chiefs in the fifth round of the 2010 NFL Draft. He has also played for the Houston Texans and Baltimore Ravens.

Professional career[edit]

Lewis during the 2011 NFL season.

Kansas City Chiefs[edit]

Lewis was selected by the Kansas City Chiefs with the 136th overall pick in the 2010 NFL Draft. The Chiefs officially signed him on June 29, 2010.[1] He began his rookie season as the backup free safety behind Jon McGraw, but took over the starting position after McGraw became injured. He started ten games, intercepting three passes, and forcing one fumble.

Houston Texans[edit]

On March 21, 2014, Lewis signed with the Houston Texans.[2]

Baltimore Ravens[edit]

On March 14, 2015, Lewis signed a three-year contract with the Baltimore Ravens.

He was placed on injured reserve on October 22, 2016.[3]

On March 7, 2017, Lewis was released by the Ravens.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Florio, Mike (June 29, 2010). "Chiefs sign rookie Kendrick Lewis". NBCSports.com. Retrieved 2013-10-14. 
  2. ^ Wesseling, Chris (March 21, 2014). "Kendrick Lewis says he's joining Houston Texans". NFL.com. Retrieved 2014-03-21. 
  3. ^ Downing, Garrett (October 22, 2016). "Ravens activate Lorenzo Taliaferro, promote Robertson Daniel to 53-man roster". BaltimoreRavens.com. Retrieved October 22, 2016. 
  4. ^ Mink, Ryan (March 7, 2017). "Ravens Waive Cornerback Shareece Wright, Safety Kendrick Lewis". BaltimoreRavens.com. 

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