Javaris Davis
No. 28 – Miami Dolphins
Position:Cornerback
Personal information
Born: (1996-12-26) December 26, 1996 (age 25)
Height:5 ft 8 in (1.73 m)
Weight:183 lb (83 kg)
Career information
High school:Ed White
(Jacksonville, Florida)
College:Auburn
Undrafted:2020
Career history
 * Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Roster status:Active
Career NFL statistics as of Week 12, 2021
Total tackles:2
Pass deflections:1
Player stats at NFL.com

Javaris Davis (born December 26, 1996) is an American football cornerback for the Miami Dolphins of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football for Auburn.

College career

Davis was a member of the Auburn Tigers for five seasons, redshirting as a true freshman. He finished his college career with 150 tackles, 32 passes broken up, eight interceptions, and one forced fumble in 49 games played with 35 starts.[1]

Professional career

Kansas City Chiefs

Davis was signed by the Kansas City Chiefs as a undrafted free agent on April 30, 2020.[2] He was waived on July 26, 2020.[3]

Miami Dolphins

Davis was claimed off waivers by the Miami Dolphins on July 27, 2020.[3] He was waived by the team on August 6, 2020.[4] The Dolphins signed Davis to their practice squad on September 6, 2020.[5] He signed a reserve/future contract with the Dolphins on January 5, 2021.[6] Davis was waived by the Dolphins during final roster cuts on August 31, 2021, and re-signed to the practice squad the next day.[7] Davis was elevated to the active roster on November 28, 2021, for the team's Week 12 game against the Carolina Panthers.[8] He signed a reserve/future contract with the Dolphins on January 11, 2022.[9]

References

  1. ^ Inabinett, Mark (July 27, 2020). "Javaris Davis reunites with Noah Igbinoghene in NFL". AL.com. Retrieved November 29, 2021.
  2. ^ McMullen, Matt (April 30, 2020). "Five Things to Know About the Chiefs' Undrafted Free Agents". Chiefs.com. Retrieved November 28, 2021.
  3. ^ a b "Miami Dolphins Awarded Javaris Davis, Make Roster Moves". MiamiDolphins.com. July 27, 2020. Retrieved November 28, 2021.
  4. ^ Inabinett, Mark (August 6, 2020). "Dolphins waive Javaris Davis, put Raekwon Davis on COVID-19 list". AL.com. Retrieved November 28, 2021.
  5. ^ Crabbs, Kyle (September 7, 2020). "Meet the Miami Dolphins' initial 2020 practice squad". Dolphins Wire. USA Today. Retrieved November 28, 2021.
  6. ^ "Dolphins Sign 12 Players to Futures Contracts". MiamiDolphins.com. January 5, 2021. Retrieved November 28, 2021.
  7. ^ Crabbs, Kyle (September 3, 2021). "Who has made the Miami Dolphins' 2021 practice squad?". Dolphins Wire. USA Today. Retrieved November 28, 2021.
  8. ^ Inabinett, Mark (November 28, 2021). "Javaris Davis in line to make NFL debut". AL.com. Retrieved November 28, 2021.
  9. ^ "Roster Moves: Dolphins Sign WR Core, CB Davis, T Pankey, T Smith to Reserve/Futures Contracts". MiamiDolphins.com. January 11, 2022.