DeMario Davis
No. 56     New York Jets
Personal information
Date of birth: (1989-01-11) January 11, 1989 (age 31)
Place of birth: Collins, Mississippi
High School: Brandon (MS)
Career information
College: Arkansas State
NFL Draft: 2012 / Round: 3 / Pick: 77
Debuted in 2012 for the New York Jets
Career history
*New York Jets ( 2012–present)
Roster status: Active
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics as of 2012
Tackles     35
Sacks     0
Forced fumbles     0

DeMario Davis (born January 11, 1989[1]) is an American football linebacker for the New York Jets of the National Football League (NFL). He was drafted by the Jets in the third round of the 2012 NFL Draft. He played college football at Arkansas State.

Professional careerEdit

2012 NFL DraftEdit

Pre-draft measureables
Ht Wt 40-yd dash 10-yd split 20-yd split 20-ss 3-cone Vert Broad BP
6 ft 2 in 235 lb 4.61 s 1.63 s 2.72 s 4.28 s 7.19 s 38.5 in 10 ft 4 in 32 reps

New York JetsEdit

The New York Jets drafted Davis using their third round selection in the 2012 NFL Draft.[2] Davis was praised by head coach Rex Ryan whom likened some of Davis' leadership attributes to those of Ray Lewis.[3] Davis signed a four-year contract on May 31, 2012 worth approximately $2.9 million.[3]


  1. "Demario Davis". ESPN. Retrieved 27 April 2012.
  2. Vrentas, Jenny (27 April 2012). "NFL Draft 2012: Jets choose Arkansas State linebacker Demario Davis in third round". The Star-Ledger. Archived from the original on 27 April 2012. Retrieved 27 April 2012.
  3. 3.0 3.1 Vrentas, Jenny (31 May 2012). "Jets sign third-round pick Demario Davis to four-year deal". The Star-Ledger. Archived from the original on 1 June 2012. Retrieved 1 June 2012.

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