Jamil Douglas
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Douglas with the Tennessee Titans in 2019
No. 77 – New York Giants
Position:Guard
Personal information
Born: (1992-02-28) February 28, 1992 (age 30)
Cypress, California
Height:6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)
Weight:310 lb (141 kg)
Career information
High school:Cypress (Cypress, California)
College:Arizona State
NFL Draft:2015 / Round: 4 / Pick: 114
Career history
 * Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Roster status:Active
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics as of 2021
Games played:50
Games started:11
Player stats at NFL.com · PFR

Jamil Douglas (/əˈmɪl/ jə-MIL; born February 28, 1992) is an American football guard for the New York Giants of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Arizona State. He has also been a member of the Miami Dolphins, New England Patriots, Atlanta Falcons, Indianapolis Colts, Tennessee Titans, Buffalo Bills, and Washington Football Team.

College career

Douglas played college football for the Arizona State Sun Devils.[1]

Professional career

Pre-draft measurables
Height Weight Arm length Hand span 40-yard dash 20-yard shuttle Three-cone drill Vertical jump Broad jump Bench press
6 ft 4 in
(1.93 m)
304 lb
(138 kg)
33+38 in
(0.85 m)
10+34 in
(0.27 m)
5.25 s 4.75 s 7.99 s 29 in
(0.74 m)
8 ft 3 in
(2.51 m)
28 reps
All values from NFL Combine[2]

Miami Dolphins

Douglas was drafted by the Miami Dolphins in the fourth round, 114th overall, in the 2015 NFL Draft. He played in all 16 regular-season games as a rookie with six starts. On September 3, 2016, he was released by the Dolphins as part of final roster cuts and was signed to the practice squad the next day.[3][4] He was promoted to the active roster on September 29, 2016, but he was released the following day and was re-signed to the practice squad. He was released on October 13, 2016.[5]

New England Patriots

On October 18, 2016, Douglas was signed to the New England Patriots' practice squad.[6]

On February 5, 2017, Douglas' Patriots appeared in Super Bowl LI. In the game, the Patriots defeated the Atlanta Falcons by a score of 34–28 in overtime.[7][8]

On February 7, 2017, Douglas signed a futures contract with the Patriots.[9] He was waived on September 2, 2017.[10]

Atlanta Falcons

On September 5, 2017, Douglas was signed to the Atlanta Falcons' practice squad.[11] He was promoted to the active roster on December 29, 2017.[12]

On September 1, 2018, Douglas was waived by the Falcons.[13]

Indianapolis Colts

On September 3, 2018, Douglas was signed to the Indianapolis Colts' practice squad.[14] He was released on September 10, 2018.[15]

Tennessee Titans

On October 3, 2018, Douglas was signed to the Tennessee Titans' practice squad.[16] He signed a reserve/future contract with the Titans on December 31, 2018.[17]

Douglas started the first four games of the 2019 season at right guard. He would finish the season playing in 15 games, starting five.

Buffalo Bills

Douglas signed a one-year contract with the Buffalo Bills on April 2, 2021.[18] He was released on August 31, 2021 and re-signed to the practice squad the next day.[19][20] He was promoted to the active roster on November 6.[21] He was waived on December 11.[22]

Washington Football Team

On December 13, 2021, Douglas was claimed off waivers by the Washington Football Team.[citation needed]

New York Giants

On March 18, 2022, Douglas signed with the New York Giants[23]

References

  1. ^ Haller, Doug. "ASU football notes: Why tackle Jamil Douglas is a freak". The Arizona Republic.
  2. ^ "Jamil Douglas Draft and Combine Prospect Profile". National Football League.
  3. ^ Poupart, Alain (September 3, 2016). "Dolphins Make Moves To Get Roster To 53". MiamiDolphins.com. Archived from the original on June 16, 2018.
  4. ^ Poupart, Alain (September 4, 2016). "Dolphins Acquire Hunter; Make Other Roster Moves". MiamiDolphins.com. Archived from the original on November 29, 2017.
  5. ^ Nogle, Kevin (September 3, 2016). "Jamil Douglas cut by Dolphins; Rashawn Scott out too". SB Nation. Retrieved August 6, 2017.
  6. ^ "Patriots sign OL Jamil Douglas to the practice squad; release OL Ian Silberman from the practice squad". Patriots.com. October 18, 2016. Archived from the original on November 19, 2017. Retrieved October 19, 2016.
  7. ^ "Super Bowl LI - New England Patriots vs. Atlanta Falcons - February 5th, 2017". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved September 2, 2017.
  8. ^ "Super Bowl LI - National Football League Game Summary" (PDF). National Football League. Archived from the original (PDF) on August 7, 2017. Retrieved August 6, 2017.
  9. ^ "Patriots sign nine to future contracts". Patriots.com. February 7, 2017. Archived from the original on October 30, 2017.
  10. ^ "Patriots reach 53-man limit". Patriots.com. September 2, 2017. Archived from the original on November 28, 2017.
  11. ^ Conway, Kelsey (September 5, 2017). "Falcons sign former Packers linebacker Jordan-Tripp, add Jamil Douglas to practice squad". AtlantaFalcons.com. Archived from the original on November 6, 2017.
  12. ^ Conway, Kelsey (December 29, 2017). "Falcons sign guard Jamil Douglas to active roster, waive cornerback Deji Olatoye". AtlantaFalcons.com. Archived from the original on January 2, 2018.
  13. ^ McFadden, Will (September 1, 2018). "Falcons 2018 roster: Atlanta announces roster cuts, trims active roster down to 52". AtlantaFalcons.com.
  14. ^ Walker, Andrew (September 3, 2018). "Colts Sign Free Agent Tight End Ryan Hewitt; Place Tyquan Lewis On IR". Colts.com.
  15. ^ "Roster Moves: Colts Sign Guard Sean Harlow To Practice Squad". Colts.com. September 10, 2018.
  16. ^ "Titans Sign OL Jamil Douglas To Practice Squad". NFL Trade Rumors. October 3, 2018.
  17. ^ "Titans Sign Nine Players to Futures Contracts". TitansOnline.com. December 31, 2018. Retrieved January 2, 2019.
  18. ^ Glab, Maddy (April 2, 2021). "Bills Add Jamil Douglas to Offensive Line". BuffaloBills.com. Retrieved April 2, 2021.
  19. ^ "Bills release 23 players to set the initial 2021 53-man roster". BuffaloBills.com. August 31, 2021.
  20. ^ "Bills sign 15 players to the 2021 practice squad". BuffaloBills.com. September 1, 2021.
  21. ^ "Bills announced these roster moves before the Jaguars game in Week 9". BuffaloBills.com. November 6, 2021.
  22. ^ "Bills activate Jon Feliciano from injured reserve; 3 players elevated for Sunday's game". BuffaloBills.com. December 11, 2021.
  23. ^ "Giants reportedly agree to terms with OL Jamil Douglas". www.giants.com. Retrieved March 20, 2022.