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Gerald Rivers
LB #48
Height:
6-2
Weight:
250
College:
Mississippi
Hometown:
Avondale Estates, GA
Experience:
2
Defensive
YearTeamGTotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntTDsYdsAvgLng
TOTAL 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -- 0
2013 JAC 0 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2013 STL 2 1 1 0 0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --

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TRANSACTIONS: Signed with the St. Louis Rams as a rookie free agent on May 9, 2013... Released by the Rams on Dec. 14, 2013...Signed off waivers by the Jacksonville Jaguars on Dec. 16, 2014...Released by the Jaguars on Aug. 29, 2014...Signed to the Miami Dolphins practice squad on Sept. 2, 2014...Released by the Dolphins on Sept. 30, 2014...Signed to the Broncos practice squad on Oct. 15, 2014...Released by the Broncos on Dec. 4, 2014... Signed to the Broncos practice squad on Dec. 10, 2014...Signed by the Broncos on Jan. 12, 2015...Released by the Broncos on Sept. 5, 2015...Signed to the New York Giants practice squad on Sept. 9, 2015...Released by the Giants on Sept. 15, 2015...Signed to the Rams practice squad on Oct. 28, 2015...Released by the Rams on Nov. 17, 2015...Signed to the Houston Texans practice squad on Nov. 24, 2015...Signed by the Texans on Jan. 11, 2016.

TRANSACTIONS: Signed with the St. Louis Rams as a rookie free agent on May 9, 2013... Released by the Rams on Dec. 14, 2013...Signed off waivers by the Jacksonville Jaguars on Dec. 16, 2014...Released by the Jaguars on Aug. 29, 2014...Signed to the Miami Dolphins practice squad on Sept. 2, 2014...Released by the Dolphins on Sept. 30, 2014...Signed to the Broncos practice squad on Oct. 15, 2014...Released by the Broncos on Dec. 4, 2014... Signed to the Broncos practice squad on Dec. 10, 2014...Signed by the Broncos on Jan. 12, 2015...Released by the Broncos on Sept. 5, 2015...Signed to the New York Giants practice squad on Sept. 9, 2015...Released by the Giants on Sept. 15, 2015...Signed to the Rams practice squad on Oct. 28, 2015...Released by the Rams on Nov. 17, 2015...Signed to the Houston Texans practice squad on Nov. 24, 2015...Signed by the Texans on Jan. 11, 2016.

2016 (Houston 0/0, 0/0):
Waived/injured on Aug. 30 and reverted to the Reserve/Injured List on Aug. 31

2015 (N.Y. Giants 0/0; St. Louis 0/0; Houston 0/0):
Completed training camp with the Denver Broncos before being waived on Sept. 5
Spent Week 1 on the N.Y. Giants’ practice squad
Later spent Weeks 8-10 on the St. Louis Rams’ practice squad and Weeks 12-17 on the Texans’ practice squad

2014 (Miami 0/0; Denver 0/0):
Completed training camp with the Jacksonville Jaguars before being waived on Aug. 29
Spent time on the Miami Dolphins’ and Denver Broncos’ practice squads

2013 (St. Louis, 2/0):
Spent first 15 weeks with St. Louis after earning a roster spot as a rookie free agent
Made his NFL debut on 9/26 vs. SF and had one solo tackle
Saw action on 10/6 vs. JAX
Claimed off waivers by the Jaguars on Dec. 16
Was inactive on 12/22 vs. TEN and 12/29 at IND

COLLEGE:
Three-year letterwinner at Ole Miss
Played in 27 games with 10 starts
As a junior, played in all 12 games with five starts and totaled 13 tackles
As a sophomore, played in 10 games with five starts and tied for the team-lead with 2.5 sacks and added 14 tackles
As a fresman in 2009, saw action in five games and totaled four tackles
Redshirted during the 2008 season
Majored in Psychology

PERSONAL:
Native of Ellenwood, Ga.
Attended Cedar Grove High School (Ga.) where he totaled 81 tackles, nine sacks and two forced fumbles as a senior
Son of Terri Cumberlander and Gregory Rivers
Born June 22, 1990
Full name is Gerald Emery Rivers
Twitter handle is @InA_Flash.

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