Jahri Divine Evans is a former American football guard. He played college football at Bloomsburg. Evans was drafted by the New Orleans Saints in the fourth round of the 2006 NFL Draft and won Super Bowl XLIV with the team over the Indianapolis Colts. He has also been a member of the Seattle Seahawks and Green Bay Packers. Although only a fourth round draft pick from a small school, Evans established a reputation as one of the best guards in the National Football League, and in May 2010 the Saints signed him to a contract that made him the highest-paid guard in NFL history at the time.
|Date of birth:||August 22, 1983|
|Place of birth:||Philadelphia, Pennsylvania|
|High school:||Frankford, (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)|
|NFL Draft:||2006 / Round: 4/ Pick: 108|
About Jahri Evans
Pro Bowl offensive guard who distinguished himself in the NFL after being a fourth-round 2006 NFL Draft pick by the New Orleans Saints.
He attended Bloomberg University of Pennsylvania on an academic scholarship rather than an athletic scholarship.
He became the highest-paid interior offensive lineman in the NFL when he signed a seven-year, $56.7-million contract with the New Orleans Saints in May, 2010.
He was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1983 and was an Eagles fan growing up.
He won the Super Bowl XLIV with the New Orleans Saints, playing alongside quarterback Drew Brees.
Information related to Jahri Evans
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