James Burgess (gridiron football)

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James Burgess
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Position: Linebacker
Personal information
Born: (1974-03-31) March 31, 1974 (age 46)
Miami, Florida
Height:6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)
Weight:230 lb (104 kg)
Career information
High school: Homestead
(Homestead, Florida)
College: Miami (FL)
Undrafted: 1997
Career history
 * Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Career NFL statistics
Player stats at NFL.com
Player stats at PFR

James Paul Burgess (born March 31, 1974) is a former American football linebacker who played two seasons with the San Diego Chargers of the National Football League. He played college football at the University of Miami and attended Homestead High School in Homestead, Florida. [1] He was also a member of the Kansas City Chiefs, Dallas Cowboys, Miami Tropics, Orlando Rage and Calgary Stampeders. [2] Burgess was named to the All-XFL team. [3] His son, James Burgess, currently plays in the NFL. [4]

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References

  1. "JAMES BURGESS". profootballarchives.com. Retrieved November 19, 2014.
  2. "James Burgess". all-xfl.com. Retrieved November 19, 2014.
  3. "3 Rage Players Named To All-xfl Team". orlandosentinel.com. April 28, 2001. Retrieved November 19, 2014.
  4. James Burgess has waited -- and worked -- for his opportunity with the Browns