What is Maurice Jones-Drew doing now?

Maurice Jones-Drew, the Jaguars’ career record-holder in touchdowns, is back in Jacksonville, signing a one-day contract to retire as a member of the franchise.

What NFL team did Maurice Jones-Drew play for?

Maurice Jones-Drew

No. 32, 21
NFL Draft: 2006 / Round: 2 / Pick: 60
Career history
Jacksonville Jaguars (2006–2013) Oakland Raiders (2014)
Career highlights and awards

Is MJD a Hall of Famer?

JACKSONVILLE – Maurice Jones-Drew is on the Hall of Fame list. Jones-Drew rushed for 8,167 yards and 68 touchdowns in nine NFL seasons, and was a three-time Pro Bowl selection following the 2009-2011 seasons. He was a first-team All-Pro selection in 2010-2011.

Where did MJD go to college?

University of California, Los Angeles
Maurice Jones-Drew/College

Who is the smallest running back in the NFL?

Who is the shortest player in the NFL? There are four players in the NFL who stand at 5-foot-6: New England Patriots running back J.J. Taylor, Philadelphia Eagles running back Boston Scott, Chicago Bears running back Tarik Cohen and New Orleans Saints receiver/return specialist Deonte Harris.

Who is smallest NFL player?

Trindon Holliday
Trindon Holliday (5’5″ 165) At 5’5″, Holliday is the smallest player in the NFL. But, he is also one of the fastest.

When did Maurice Jones-Drew get drafted?

March 28, 2014Las Vegas Raiders
2006Jacksonville Jaguars2003UCLA Bruins football
Maurice Jones-Drew/Dates joined

Do the Jaguars have any Hall of Famers?

Many of the players who will appear on this list were considered some of the best at their position during their tenure with the Jaguars. While there are no players on this list that scream Hall of Fame, there certainly are a few who have solid cases for football’s greatest individual honor.

Does Jacksonville have any Hall of Famers?

The Pro Football Hall of Fame has released its list of 130 nominees for the 2021 class and three Jacksonville Jaguars players have made the list — offensive tackle Tony Boselli, wide receiver Jimmy Smith, and running back Fred Taylor.

Where does Maurice Jones Drew want to play?

Maurice Jones-Drew wants to return to the Oakland Raiders for his 10th season in the NFL. Does the team want him back? The former Jaguars star had a down year with the silver and black.

When did Maurice Jones-Drew retire from the NFL?

In his final season in 2014, he played for the Oakland Raiders . Following his retirement, Jones-Drew entered broadcasting, serving as a football color analyst for NFL Now and other shows on NFL Network.

What was Maurice Jones-Drew’s average yards per carry?

Jones-Drew also led all AFC running backs in scrimmage yards per touch. Narrowly missing 1,000 yards for the season, his rushing average of 5.7 yds per carry was first in the NFL for backs with 100 attempts and was the highest for an NFL running back since Barry Sanders averaged 6.1 yards per rush in 1997.

Who are the grandparents of Maurice Jones Drew?

Personal life. Born to Sidney Gayles and Andrea Drew, Jones-Drew was raised by his maternal grandparents, Maurice and Christina Jones. At the height of his college career in 2005, his grandfather died of a heart attack while watching him play at the Rose Bowl against Rice University on September 10.