Sammy Davis (American football)

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Sammy Davis
Position: Cornerback
Personal information
Date of birth: (1980-04-08) April 8, 1980 (age 36)
Place of birth: Humble, Texas
Height: 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Weight: 195 lb (88 kg)
Career information
College: Texas A&M
NFL draft: 2003 / Round: 1 / Pick: 30
Career history
Career NFL statistics
Player stats at

Sammy James Davis, Jr. (born April 8, 1980) is a former American football cornerback. He is a businessman and owner of the Austin Capitals, an American Basketball Association franchise. He was drafted by the San Diego Chargers 30th overall in the 2003 NFL Draft. He played college football at Texas A&M. Davis also played for the San Francisco 49ers and Tampa Bay Buccaneers.


After a collegiate career at Texas A&M, Davis played for the San Diego Chargers for three seasons. He then spent single seasons with the San Francisco 49ers and Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Davis started 16 games in his rookie season, but he never started more than ten games in a season between 2004 and 2007.[1]

During his NFL career, Davis was involved in the development of a system that allowed football players to drink water while on the playing field.[2]


  1. ^ "Sammy Davis, DB". Retrieved May 6, 2013. 
  2. ^ "The Daily Grind". St. Petersburg Times. August 14, 2007. Retrieved May 6, 2013. 

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