For the American physician-scientist, see James S. Economou.
James Economou
Economou during a 2013 game
No. 66     
Offensive lineman
Personal information
Date of birth: (1988-12-06) December 6, 1988 (age 31)
Place of birth: Coram, New York
Career information
College: Southern Connecticut State
Undrafted in 2011
No regular season or postseason appearances
Career history
* Milwaukee Mustangs (2011)
Career highlights and awards
*3× All-Northeast-10 Conference
  • 2× All-Region (2008)
  • 3× All-American
  • 2× Preseason All-American
Receptions     1
Yards     12
Touchdowns     0
Stats at

James Economou (born December 6, 1988) is a former American football offensive lineman. He is one of Southern Connecticut State University players who entered the AFL in 2010 as a 2009 All-American.

College careerEdit

Economou attended Southern Connecticut State University in New Haven, Connecticut. There he was a standout offensive lineman who was named an All-American, All-Region and All-Conference player.[1] He was a starter at guard, helping lead the offense to rank second in the league in rushing and passing yards per game, and first in scoring and total offense.[2]

Professional careerEdit


Prior to the 2011 NFL Draft, Economou was projected to be undrafted by He was rated as the 129th-best offensive lineman in the draft.[3] He was not invited to the NFL Scouting Combine, he posted the following numbers during his pro-day workouts at Fordham University:

Pre-draft measureables
Ht Wt 40-yd dash 10-yd split 20-yd split 20-ss 3-cone Vert Broad BP Wonderlic
6 ft 4 in 342 lb 5.57 s 2.01 s 3.23 s -- s -- s 29 in 8 ft 8 in 24 rep

Milwaukee MustangsEdit

After going undrafted in the 2011 NFL Draft, Economou signed with the Milwaukee Mustangs of the Arena Football League.[4]

Cleveland GladiatorsEdit

Economou was with the Cleveland Gladiators in 2012.

Iowa BarnstormersEdit

Economou has re-signed with the Iowa Barnstormers for the 2013 season.


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