JaMarcus Russell
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JaMarcus Russell

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Birthday
9, 1985
Birthplace
Mobile, AL
Birth Sign
Leo
Birthday
9, 1985 (age 33)
Birthplace
Mobile, AL

About

No. 1 overall pick of the 2007 NFL Draft by the Oakland Raiders who turned out to be one of the biggest busts in NFL history.

Before Fame

He played college football at LSU and led the team to a victory over Notre Dame in the Sugar Bowl.

Trivia

He was big and strong and he could throw a football far with great ease, but he didn't seem to have the work ethic to succeed at the NFL level and ended up leaving the Raiders in 2009.

Family Life

His cousin is pro bowl running back, Marshawn Lynch.

Associated With

He was drafted one pick ahead of elite wide receiver Calvin Johnson.