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Jamil Demby (born June 20, 1996) is an American football offensive guard for the Los Angeles Rams of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Maine.[1]

Jamil Demby
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Demby in 2018 NFL preseason
No. 64 – Los Angeles Rams
Position:Offensive guard
Personal information
Born: (1996-06-20) June 20, 1996 (age 23)
Vineland, New Jersey
Height:6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)
Weight:321 lb (146 kg)
Career information
High school:Vineland
(Vineland, New Jersey)
College:Maine
NFL Draft:2018 / Round: 6 / Pick: 192
Career history
Roster status:Active
Career NFL statistics
Player stats at NFL.com

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Early yearsEdit

A native of Vineland, New Jersey, Demby attended Vineland High School.[2]

College careerEdit

Demby played college football for the University of Maine, appearing in 42 games with the team. As a senior he led the offensive line to allowing the fewest sacks in the Colonial Athletic Association with 19. He was named to the first-team all-CAA, the all-New England Football team, the FCS All-America first team and the STATS FCS All-America second team. Demby graduated with a degree in kinesiology in May 2018.[3]

Professional careerEdit

Los Angeles RamsEdit

Demby was drafted by the Los Angeles Rams in the sixth round, 192nd overall, of the 2018 NFL Draft, through a pick acquired from the Dallas Cowboys in a trade for Tavon Austin. [4] He was waived by the Rams on September 8, 2018.[5]

Detroit LionsEdit

On September 11, 2018, Demby was claimed off waivers by the Detroit Lions.[6] He was waived on September 18, 2018 and was re-signed to the practice squad.[7]

Los Angeles Rams (second stint)Edit

On December 12, 2018, the Rams signed Demby off the Lions' practice squad.[8]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Rams select Maine OL Jamil Demby with 192nd overall pick in NFL Draft". Rams Wire. USA Today. April 28, 2018.
  2. ^ McGurk, Tom (April 4, 2018). "Jamil Demby works out for two NFL teams in Vineland". The Daily Journal. Retrieved May 27, 2018.
  3. ^ Lowe, Mike (April 28, 2018). "UMaine's Demby selected by Rams in NFL draft". Portland Press-Herald. Retrieved September 21, 2018.
  4. ^ "Los Angeles Rams select Maine OL Jamil Demby". TurfShowTimes.com. April 28, 2018. Retrieved June 10, 2018.
  5. ^ Simmons, Myles (September 8, 2018). "Rams Add Aaron Donald to Active Roster". TheRams.com.
  6. ^ "Lions awarded OL Jamil Demby via waivers from Los Angeles Rams". DetroitLions.com. September 11, 2018.
  7. ^ "Lions waive Jamil Demby, cut Marcus Cromartie from IR". 247sports.com. September 18, 2018.
  8. ^ "Los Angeles Rams re-sign OL Jami Demby". TurfShowTimes.com. December 12, 2018.

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