EAST MISSISSIPPI COMMUNITY COLLEGE PLAYERS IN PROFESSIONAL FOOTBALL

Player

Pos

Senior College

Notes

Denico Autry DL Mississippi State Oakland Raiders - signed as free agent
Damien Jacobs DL Florida Montreal Alouettes (CFL)
Brandon Moore DL Texas/Alabama Signed by San Diego Chargers - 2013
Free Agent Contract 
Quinton Dial DL Alabama Drafted by San Francisco 49ers - 2013
(5th Round; 157th Overall Pick) 
Lance Lewis WR East Carolina San Francisco 49ers; 
Signed by Washington Redskins - 2013; Free Agent Contract
Claude Davis DL/LB South Florida Tampa Bay Storm - AFL (2013)
Signed by New York Jets - 2013
Reserve/Future contract 
LeGarrette Blount  RB  Oregon  New England Patriots-NFL;
Tampa Bay Buccaneers-NFL (2010-12)
Marcus Rowe DL West Texas A & M Signed by St. Louis Rams - 2010
Free agent contract 
Marquez Branson  TE Central Arkansas Atlanta Falcons; Denver Broncos
(2009-11) - signed as free agent
Zach Anderson  DL Louisville Signed by San Francisco 49ers - 2007
Free Agent Contract 
DeJuan Skinner OL  West Texas A & M Signed by Rhein Fire - NFL Europe- 2007
Free Agent draft selection; 
Signed by Philadelphia Eagles - 2006
Free Agent Contract  
Kenneth Hollis  LB LSU NFL mini-camp invitee-2006
(Tampa Bay Bucs & Atlanta Falcons) 
Milford Brown  OL Florida State

Jacksonville Jaguars-NFL (2008);
St. Louis Rams-NFL (2007); 
Arizona Cardinals-NFL (2006);
Houston Texans-NFL (2002-05);
Drafted by Houston Texans - 2002
(6th Round of Supplemental Draft) 

Rod Taylor   LB Alabama-Birmingham Signed by Baltimore Ravens - 2002
Free Agent Contract 
Tim Johnson  LB Youngstown State  Calgary Stampeders-CFL (2009);
Baltimore Ravens-NFL (2006, 2001);
Oakland Raiders-NFL (2002-05)
Member of Super Bowl XXXVII team with 2002 Raiders 
Chicago Bears-NFL (2001-02) 
Carl Fair   RB Alabama-Birmingham Cleveland Browns-NFL (2001)
Tony Akins   WR Louisiana - Monroe Hamilton Tiger-Cats-CFL (1999-2003)
Quincy Jackson  WR Alabama Signed by Cincinnati Bengals - 1999
Free Agent Contract ;
Birmingham Bolts (XFL - 2001);
Albany Firebirds (AFL-2000) 
James "J.J." Johnson  RB Mississippi State Cleveland Browns-NFL (2002);
Miami Dolphins-NFL (1999-2001);
Drafted by Miami Dolphins - 1999
(2nd Round; 39th Overall Pick) 
Bobby Collins  TE North Alabama

Green Bay Packers-NFL (2001);
Buffalo Bills-NFL (1999-00);
Drafted by Buffalo Bills -1999
(4th Round; 122nd Overall Pick) 

Antowain Smith  RB Houston

New Orleans Saints-NFL (2005);
Tennessee Titans-NFL (2004);
New England Patriots-NFL (2001-03)
Member of two Super Bowl Championship teams with 2001 & 2003 Patriots 
Buffalo Bills-NFL (1997-2000); 
Drafted by Buffalo Bills - 1997
(1st Round; 23rd Overall Pick) 

Twan Temple   LB   Winnipeg Blue Bombers- CFL; 
Grand Rapids Rampage- AFL 
Orlando Bobo  OL Louisiana-Monroe Baltimore Ravens-NFL (2000-01)
Member of Super Bowl XXXV team with 2000 Ravens; 
Cleveland Browns-NFL (1999);
Minnesota Vikings-NFL (1997-98) 
Willie Gillespie WR  Tennessee-Chattanooga Minnesota Vikings-NFL (1987);
Tampa Bay Buccaneers-NFL (1986);
Tampa Bay Bandits-USFL (1983-85) 
Virgil Seay WR  Troy Atlanta Falcons-NFL (1984);
Washington Redskins-NFL (1981-84)
Member of two Super Bowl teams with 1982 & 1983 Redskins; 
Drafted by Denver Broncos - 1980
(10th Round; 270th Overall Pick)  
Dikki Dyson  WR Arkansas State Signed by Dallas Cowboys - 1979
Free Agent Contract
David Bradberry QB Delta State Signed by Calgary Stampeders-CFL
Free Agent Contract 
Bill Buckner QB Delta State Drafted by Atlanta Falcons - 1967
(17th Round; 424th Overall Pick) 
Ken Waddell Sr. RB Tennessee

Signed by Minnesota Vikings- 1961
Free Agent Contract 

Jimmy Clark Sanders   Delta State

Signed by Pittsburgh Steelers - 1958
Free Agent Contract 

Jack Manley    Mississippi State

San Francisco 49ers-NFL (1953)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

EAST MISSISSIPPI COMMUNITY COLLEGE PLAYERS TO FOUR-YEAR SCHOOLS (2008-present)

 

Player

Pos

Hometown 

Four-year School

C.J. Shepherd LB Shaw, MS Delta State
Robert Sillimon DL Meridian, MS West Alabama
A.J. Stamps DB Vicksburg, MS Kentucky
Jamaal White OL Dekalb, MS Mississippi College
Jorrell Thurmon WR Florence, MS Stillman College
Jason Yarbor DB Belzoni, MS Northwestern State [LA]
Corey Williams LB  Macon, MS Alcorn State
Antonio Wells DL Brooksville, MS Alcorn State
Za'Darius Smith DL Greenville, AL Kentucky
Corey Smith WR Akron, OH Ohio State
Billy Shed WR/RB Starkville, MS Alcorn State
Frank Richardson DB Columbus, MS West Alabama
Rodriguez Moore RB Bastrop, LA Cincinnati
Quinn McLendon LB Sumter, SC West Alabama 
Martay Mattox DB/WR Athens, GA Charlotte
Earnest Lang OL Columbus, MS Texas Southern
Quez Johnson QB Starkville, MS  Florida Atlantic
Martavious Foster DL Starkville, MS Colorado State
Shaquille Fluker DB Meridian, MS Georgia
Darious Cummings DL Oak Hill, FL Florida
Justin Cox DB West Point, MS  Mississippi State  
Nick Brassell   DB/WR  Batesville, MS   Mississippi  
Maurice Bennett   DL  Madison, MS  Western Kentucky 
Derrick Wilson  OL  Greenville, MS  Mississippi 
Stokes Wells  DL  Collins, MS  North Alabama 
Bo Wallace  QB  Pulaski, TN  Mississippi  
Taylor Walker  PK  Brandon, MS  Delta State 
Amos Tatum DB  Jackson, MS  Tennessee-Martin 
Jeremy Reed  WR  Southaven, MS  Mississippi 
Michael Pack  LB  Meridian, MS  Miles 
Brandon Moore  DL Montgomery, AL  Texas 
Hunter Lohman  WR  Ridgeland, MS  Mississippi College 
Gussie Lane, III OL  Brooksville, MS  Mid America Nazarene 
Warren Jones  OL  Macon, MS  Northwestern State [LA] 
Damien Jacobs  DL  Gibson, LA  Florida 
Ryan Hollivay  OL  Columbus, MS  Southern Mississippi 
Dominique Hersey  OL  Meridian, MS  Delta State 
JJ Harbin   WR  Meridian, MS  Troy 
Hamp Glover  WR  Meridian, MS  Faulkner 
Enoch Glenn  DL  Brooksville, MS   Tennessee-Martin 
Joshua Dennis  LB  Greenville, MS  Prarie View A & M 
Termarcus Conner  QB  Macon, MS   Nebraska-Kearney 
Jeremy Cannon  DB  West Point, MS  Tennessee-Martin 
LaColtan Bester  WR  Scooba, MS  Oklahoma 
Denico Autry  DL  Albemarle, NC  Mississippi State 
Deangelo White  DB  Charleston, MS  North Alabama 
Perrance Ward  DB  West Point, MS  Memphis 
Trevor Wallace  OL  Fulton, MS   Murray State
Andre Taylor  WR  Washington, D.C.  Northeastern State [OK] 
Fred Tate  DB  Brooksville, MS  Northwestern State [LA] 
Cleveland Shelton  DL  West Point, MS  Central Arkansas 
Jimmy Roby   LB  Macon, MS  West Alabama 
Kevin Roberts  DB  Meridian, MS  Southeastern Louisiana 
C.J. Odom  DB  Fort Myers, FL  Western Kentucky 
Marcus McQuarley  WR  Meridian, MS  North Alabama 
Izauea Lanier  DB  Gordo, AL  Tennessee 
Trayshun King  RB  Columbia, MS  Arkansas Tech 
Donnelli Johnson  LB  Starkville, MS  North Alabama  
Brad Henderson  QB  Starkville, MS Northwestern State [LA] 
Devin Hawkins  DL  Columbus, MS  Central Arkansas 
Floyd Graves  RB  Newton, MS  Miles 
Quinton Dial  DL  Clay, AL  Alabama 
Johnny Cockrell  DB  Columbus, MS  UAB 
Lakendrick Carter DB  Kosciusko, MS  Mississippi Valley State 
Chris Bertucci  LB  Gulfport, MS  Memphis 
DeJay Watkins  OL  Scooba, MS  Stillman 
Derrick Steele  WR  Utica, MS  Central Arkansas
Diavalo Simpson  OL  Moss Point, MS  East Carolina 
Avis Shelton  OL  West Point, MS  Alcorn State 
Pat Shed  RB  Starkville, MS  UAB 
Odie Rush  OL  Starkville, MS  Jacksonville State 
Kenny Roby  LB  Brooksville, MS  Alcorn State 
John Rice  DL  Starkville, MS  Western Michigan/W. Alabama 
Gabe Poe  LB  Pheba, MS  West Alabama/North Alabama 
Maurice Owens  LB  Mount Olive, MS  Arkansas Tech 
Trumaine Norwood  DB  Gloster, MS  Valley City State 
Jeremiah McDonald OL  Starkville, MS  Belhaven 
Randall Mackey  QB  Bastrop, LA  Mississippi  
Lance Lewis  WR Concord, NC East Carolina 
Brandon Lewis DL Birmingham, AL Alabama
Jermayne Lett DL Moss Point, MS Central Arkansas
Stephon Johnson WR Gulfport, MS Kentucky Wesleyan
C.J. Jenkins DL Toomsuba, MS Southeastern Louisiana
Anthony Hines  DB Starkville, MS Arkanasas Tech 
Bill Franks WR State Line, MS Delta State
Alvin Ellis LB Columbus, MS  West Alabama
Claude Davis  DL Lakeland, FL South Florida 
Quartney Cox  OL  West Point, MS UAB
Luther Chambers  DL Buckatunna, MS Southeastern Louisiana
Dujuan Brown  LB Miami, FL Tennessee-Martin
Cedrick Blanks RB/WR Meridian, MS Tennessee-Martin
T.J. Ballou DB/WR Russell, MS UAB
Billy Autrey OL Columbus, MS UAB
Perry Trammell QB Sardis, MS Belhaven
Walter Taylor OL Meridian, MS  Central Arkansas
Leslie Stirrups DL Tampa, FL South Florida
Chad Smith DL Natchez, MS Belhaven 
David Rue TE New Orleans, LA Southern Mississippi
Kyle Roberts  DB Starkville, MS Mississippi State
Mike Outlaw WR Starkville, MS North Texas
Zach Miller OL Meridian MS  Belhaven
Isaiah Lewis OL Meridian MS West Texas A & M 
Jeremy Keys DB Collins, MS Jackson State
Jamar Hornsby DB Jacksonville, FL Mississippi & Tuskegee
Alex Hill DB West Point, MS Henderson State
Michael Ducksworth DB Collins, MS Southeastern Louisiana 
Justin Darden DL Meridian, MS Tennessee-Martin
A.J. Brown WR Meridian, MS Arkansas Tech
Wayne Bonner WR Milledgeville, GA Marshall
Leon Berry WR Griffin, GA Mississippi State
Michael Abney DS Olive Branch, MS Alabama/Belhaven