Cedric Humes
Date of birth: (1983-08-07) August 7, 1983 (age 36)
Place of birth: Virginia Beach, Virginia, U.S.
Career information
Position(s): Running back
NFL Draft: 2006 / Round: 7 / Pick: 240
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Cedric Akeem Humes (born August 7, 1983 in Virginia Beach, Virginia) is an American football running back who was drafted by the Pittsburgh Steelers in the last round of the 2006 NFL Draft.

Early lifeEdit

Humes is a notable alumni of Princess Anne High School. Around 2001, Humes committed to Virginia Tech University.[1]


Humes attended Virginia Tech.Humes missed the 2004 preseason scrimmages with an injury.[2] Humes was instrumental in their 2005 ACC Coastal Division Title. He was named the MVP of the 2006 Toyota Gator Bowl after helping the Virginia Tech Hokies defeat the Louisville Cardinals 35-24.

NFL careerEdit

The Steelers placed Humes on the practice squad/injured reserve list, ending his season.

On December 21, 2006 Humes was signed to the New York Giants practice squad, where he was sent to NFL Europe during the off season there Humes broke his neck during the last game of the season and was subsequently released in July 2007.[3]

Post-football careerEdit

After his stint in the NFL. Cedric moved back to Virginia Beach, VA. He has worked at Salem High School where he taught Algebra as well as work with special needs students and then as a high school math teacher at Madison Alternative in Norfolk, Virginia. He now works for Coca-cola out of Norfolk, Va.


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