James Hurst (American football)

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James Hurst
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Hurst in 2013
No. 74 – Baltimore Ravens
Position: Offensive tackle
Personal information
Born: (1991-12-17) December 17, 1991 (age 26)
Danville, Indiana
Height: 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)
Weight: 317 lb (144 kg)
Career information
High school: Plainfield (IN)
College: North Carolina
Undrafted: 2014
Career history
Roster status: Active
Career highlights and awards
  • USA Today High School All-American (2009)
  • Freshman All-America (2010)
  • Second-team All-ACC (2011)
  • First-team All-ACC (2012, 2013)
Career NFL statistics as of 2017
Games Played: 64
Games Started: 32
Player stats at NFL.com

James Hurst (born December 17, 1991) is an American football offensive tackle for the Baltimore Ravens of the National Football League (NFL). He was signed by the Ravens as an undrafted free agent in 2014. He played college football at North Carolina.

High school career[edit]

A former standout at Plainfield High School, Hurst was named to the 2009 USA Today All-American team,[1] and played in the Under Armour All-America Game.[2]

College career[edit]

Freshman[edit]

As a freshman, Hurst earned freshman All-American honors by Rivals.com, Phil Steele, and The Sporting News. He appeared in all 13 games and started at left tackle in all but the first game. He graded out at a team high of 83% and was third on the team with 33 knock-down blocks.[3]

Professional career[edit]

2014 NFL Draft[edit]

Pre-draft measurables
Ht Wt Arm length Hand size 40-yard dash 10-yd split 20-yd split 20-ss 3-cone Vert jump Broad
6 ft 5 in
(1.96 m)
296 lb
(134 kg)
33 34 in
(0.86 m)
10 18 in
(0.26 m)
All values from NFL Combine[4]

Hurst signed with the Baltimore Ravens as an undrafted free agent on May 10, 2014.[5]

Hurst became a full-time starter for the Ravens in 2017, starting all 16 games at left guard.

On March 12, 2018, Hurst signed a four-year contract extension with the Ravens.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "All-USA football: Henderson, Joyner named players of year". USA Today. 3 February 2010. 
  2. ^ http://football.uaallamerica.com/pub/All-Stars/James-Hurst
  3. ^ "Player Bio: James Hurst". tarheelblue.com. 2011. Archived from the original on 18 April 2012. Retrieved 30 November 2011. 
  4. ^ http://www.nfl.com/combine/profiles/james-hurst?id=2543623
  5. ^ "Ravens Sign 17 Undrafted Free Agents". BaltimoreRavens.com. May 12, 2014. Retrieved January 28, 2017. 
  6. ^ Mink, Ryan (March 12, 2018). "Ravens Re-Sign Versatile Offensive Lineman James Hurst To 4-Year Deal". BaltimoreRavens.com. 

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