Hanks at Redskins training camp in 2012.
|No. -- Free Agent|
|Date of birth:February 23, 1989|
|Place of birth: Norcross, Georgia|
|High School: Norcross (GA)|
|Height: 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)||Weight: 187 lb (85 kg)|
|Undrafted in 2012|
|No regular season or postseason appearances|
|Roster status: Unrestricted Free Agent|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Career NFL statistics as of 2012|
Darius Hanks (born February 23, 1989) is an American football free agent wide receiver in the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at the University of Alabama. Despite being projected as a fifth round draft pick, he was signed by the Washington Redskins as an undrafted free agent in 2012.
Professional career[edit | edit source]
2012 NFL Combine[edit | edit source]
|Ht||Wt||40-yd dash||10-yd split||20-yd split||20-ss||3-cone||Vert||Broad||BP||Wonderlic|
|6 ft 0 in||184 lb||4.66 s||34.0 in||9 ft 9 in||11 rep|
Washington Redskins[edit | edit source]
Hanks was signed by the Washington Redskins as an undrafted free agent on April 29, 2012. He was waived-injured on August 13 due to suffering a shoulder injury when making a diving catch during training camp. After not being claimed off waivers, Hanks was officially put on the team's injured reserve list.
In April 2013, Hanks was waived after failing a physical.
References[edit | edit source]
- Tinsman, Brian (May 5, 2012). "Practice Notes: Day 2 Rookie Mini-Camp". Redskins.com. http://www.redskins.com/news-and-events/article-1/Practice-Notes-Day-2-Rookie-Mini-Camp/9a0352db-6ddd-4887-8485-a1545b3551b2. Retrieved 2012-08-15.
- NFL Combine Profile
- Jones, Mike (April 29, 2012). "Redskins add 12 undrafted rookies". WashingtonPost.com. http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/football-insider/post/redskins-add-12-undrafted-rookies/2012/04/29/gIQAjJvRpT_blog.html. Retrieved 2012-08-15.
- Paulsen, Grant (August 6, 2012). "Redskins Training Camp Report: Monday’s Quick-Hitters". Washington.CBSLocal.com. http://washington.cbslocal.com/2012/08/06/training-camp-report-mondays-quick-hitters/. Retrieved 2012-08-15.
- Jones, Mike (August 13, 2012). "Redskins add Chris Campbell, waive Darius Hanks". WashingtonPost.com. http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/football-insider/post/redskins-add-chris-campbell-waive-darius-hanks/2012/08/13/11408a3a-e54e-11e1-936a-b801f1abab19_blog.html. Retrieved 2012-08-13.
- Tinsman, Brian (August 13, 2012). "Redskins Sign Campbell, Waive Hanks". Redskins.com. http://www.redskins.com/news-and-events/article-1/Redskins-Sign-Campbell-Waive-Hanks/1d65b073-36b5-4530-a807-ea0a3706bfca. Retrieved 2012-08-13.
- Tandler, Rich (August 15, 2012). "Report: Neild has been waived-injured". CSNWashington.com. http://www.csnwashington.com/football-washington-redskins/redskins-talk/Report-Neild-has-been-waived-injured?blockID=757145&feedID=6355. Retrieved 2012-08-15.
- Tinsman, Brian (August 16, 2012). "Redskins Sign Favorite, IR Neild, Hanks". Redskins.com. http://www.redskins.com/news-and-events/article-1/Redskins-Sign-Favorite-IR-Neild-Hanks/5cac2449-667a-4a44-bf4a-b703fe190bbc. Retrieved 2012-08-16.
- Tandler, Rich (April 29, 2013). "Redskins have room for 10 more players". CSNWashington.com. http://www.csnwashington.com/football-washington-redskins/talk/redskins-have-room-10-more-players. Retrieved 2013-04-30.
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