Roman Reigns football career
Let’s have overlook at Roman Reigns football career. Before coming into professional wrestling Roman Reigns dream was to be a football player in the NFL. He started playing football from his school time at Pensacola Catholic High School for three years from 1999 to 2001 and then for the next year at Escambia High School in Escambia County, Florida in 2002. He was declared as Defensive Player of the Year by the Pensacola News Journal in 202, he faced 120 blocks and 12 sacks while pushing six mess-ups .Roman was enthusiastic and passionate, excellent competitive football player. His attitude fetched out the best in the players around him. It was pleasure to train him as per his coach.
Roman joined the Georgia Institute of Technology after step up from high school, where he played defensive tackle for the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets (2003-2006).Roman improved his gaming techniques there by moving from backup to front. Then as a senior he became team captain, he had flourished into an operational force for powerful Yellow Jackets defense. In that ultimate fight, he recorded 40 tackles, 4.5 sacks and two improved fumbles. His contributions that year made him first-team all-Atlantic Coast Conference admirations.
Not like that of his co-player Calvin Johnson, who was enlisted as 2nd in the 2007 NFL Draft by the Detroit Lions, he wasn’t considered for such reliable scene. About Roman Reigns football career an inspection report from NFLDraftScout.com defined Reigns as a leader and a player with flexibility. It mentioned out several flaws in him as well. As per estimation Reigns is highly energetic who lacks that natural feel to handle ball. He is best when faced multiple blockers on his way of defense. As per scouts he was not strong enough faster to meet up the pace of the NFL. But in-spite of all that flaws 303-pound defensive lineman was placed at 6th round of the 2007 NFL Draft.
Roman Reigns football career
In Roman Reigns football career after ignorance from yearly NFL Scouting Pool Reigns had only Georgia Tech Pro Day to influence scouts. He displayed a 4.91 in the 40-yard drop, a solid number for a defensive tackle. He exhibited 34 in vertical jump, bench pushed 370 pounds and ended the three-cone drill in 7.29-s.Being undrafted hasn’t break his NFL dream. Generally Teams select undrafted free players, and often those players seems to have prosperous careers in the NFL. Joe on May 2007 was picked-up by Minnesota Vikings, but he hadn’t turned to be that diamond. Joe was one of the several anonymous players competing for a chance on the Vikings front fore list before the start of the NFL season. But he couldn’t made it to work for him due to medical issues and on May 2007 was released by the Vikings. He hang on for 3 months before a new NFL team gave him a chance. His reign with the Jacksonville Jaguars was even shorter than Vikings. The Jags on 26 august 2007 signed him to their roster as a defensive tackle. But cut off him five days later.
But before Joe joined WWE, he took one last attempt in his football professional career. Roman Reigns joined the Edmonton Eskimos of the Canadian Football League in 2008.Accomplishment came in emissions for Joe as he progressed up and down between the central roster and the practice team. He played in only 5 games as a part of Eskimos. In first 3 he had 9 tackles before being cut off of team. His outstanding game came against the Hamilton Tiger-Cats where he tied for the team lead with five tackles and had a forced fumble. On 10th November 2008 he was released by Eskimos due to which he proceeded towards retirement from football and on that Roman Reigns football career ended. After that his splendid journey of success in Pro-wrestling at WWE started.
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