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Jewel Hampton (born December 23, 1989) is an American football running back who is currently a free agent. He played college football at Southern Illinois and signed with the San Francisco 49ers as an undrafted free agent in 2012.

Jewel Hampton
Free agent
Position:Running back
Personal information
Born: (1989-12-23) December 23, 1989 (age 29)
Indianapolis, Indiana
Height:5 ft 9 in (1.75 m)
Weight:210 lb (95 kg)
Career information
High school:Warren Central
(Indianapolis, Indiana)
College:Southern Illinois
Career history
Career NFL statistics
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Early yearsEdit

He attended Warren Central High School in Indianapolis. He was named to the First team All-State in his senior season after he rushed for 2,095 rushing yards and 27 rushing touchdowns.[1]

College careerEdit

University of IowaEdit

He played three seasons at Iowa and finished with a total of 577 rushing yards, 8 rushing touchdowns, 3 receptions and 6 receiving yards and one receiving touchdown.[2]

Southern IllinoisEdit

In his Junior season at Southern Illinois, he was selected as MVFC Newcomer of the Year following the conclusion of the season.[3] He was selected to the Second-team All-Conference team in his senior season.[4] He was named to the MVFC All-Newcomer team.[1] He was a two-time MVFC Newcomer of the Week during his junior season.[1]

Professional careerEdit

San Francisco 49ersEdit

On May 1, 2012, Hampton signed with the San Francisco 49ers as an undrafted free agent.[5] On July 23, 2012, he was placed on the Non-Football Injury list for undisclosed injury.[6] On November 27, 2012, he was activated from the Non-Football Injury list.[7] The 49ers waived Hampton on August 25, 2014.[8]

Montreal AlouettesEdit

On June 4, 2015, Hampton signed with the Montreal Alouettes of the Canadian Football League.[9] On June 15, 2016, Hampton was released.


  1. ^ a b c "Southern Illinois Salukis Profile".
  2. ^ "Jewel Hampton College Statistics". Archived from the original on January 29, 2013.
  3. ^ "Jewel Hampton named MVFC Newcomer of the Year". Retrieved November 23, 2011.
  4. ^ "Nine SIU Players Named All-Conference". Archived from the original on February 26, 2014. Retrieved October 18, 2012.
  5. ^ "Jewel Hampton signs with San Francisco 49ers". Retrieved April 28, 2012.
  6. ^ "49ers add free agent McBath to secondary". Archived from the original on July 26, 2012. Retrieved July 23, 2012.
  7. ^ "Jewel Hampton promoted to 49ers active roster". Archived from the original on December 1, 2012. Retrieved November 27, 2012.
  8. ^ 49ers Waive Seven Players, Cut Roster To 75
  9. ^ "Adam Caplan". Retrieved June 4, 2015.

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