Edgerrin James Speaker Profile
Edgerrin James Biography
Veteran runningback for the Arizona Cardinals, Edgerrin James was born August 1, 1978 in Immokalee, Florida.
James ranks second in all-time University of Miami rushing yards. He was the only running back in the university's history to post two consecutive seasons with 1000-plus rushing yards, and he ranks first in school history with the most 100-plus rushing games. All single season records held by James have since been broken by current Baltimore Ravens running back Willis McGahee.
Edgerrin will be inducted into the University of Miami Sports Hall of Fame on April 23rd, 2009 at its 41st Annual Induction Banquet at Jungle Island in Miami.
James led the league in rushing during his rookie and sophomore season. He's currently the record holder for most total yards from scrimmage per game in a regular season career.
At 9,226 total yards as a Colt, James holds the Colts' team record for most career total yards rushing.
During a Monday night game against the Bears on October 15, 2006, James carried the ball 36 times for only 55 yards. This set an NFL record as the most carries for an average gain of under 2 yards. James is currently first in career rushing yards among active players.
James established the Edgerrin James Foundation, In 2000, he donated $250,000 to the University of Miami, which is the largest donation ever made to the university by one of its former athletes. James' younger cousin, Javarris James, is currently a junior running back for James' alma mater, the University of Miami.
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Posted on 27 July 2015 | 4:51 pm
Former Colts running back Edgerrin James has been out of the NFL for a few years now, but still manages to host yearly free football camps in his hometown of Immokalee, Florida. James says that his main reason for doing this is because he feels that it is important to give kids the feeling that Read More
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