Jeremy Michael Parquet (born April 11, 1982 in New Orleans, Louisiana) is a gridiron football offensive tackle for the Edmonton Eskimos of the Canadian Football League. He was drafted by the Kansas City Chiefs in the seventh round of the 2005 NFL Draft. He played college football at Southern Mississippi.
Parquet has also been a member of the St. Louis Rams, Pittsburgh Steelers and Las Vegas Locomotives. He earned a Super Bowl ring with the Steelers in Super Bowl XLIII.
Parquet played college football at Southern Mississippi where he played in 44 games starting 39 of them. He graduated with a degree in coaching and sports management.
Kansas City ChiefsEdit
Parquet was selected by the Kansas City Chiefs in the seventh round (238th overall) in the 2005 NFL Draft.
St. Louis RamsEdit
Parquet spent the last five weeks of the 2006 season on the active roster.
He spent 2007 off and on the practice squad and active roster.
On January 2, 2008, he was added to the Steelers active roster.
Parquet spent the first six weeks of the 2008 regular season on the Steelers' practice squad. He was promoted to the active roster on October 18 after the team waived defensive tackle Scott Paxson.
Parquet was waived by the Steelers during final cuts on September 5, 2009.
Las Vegas LocomotivesEdit
Parquet was signed by the Las Vegas Locomotives of the United Football League on September 26, 2009.
Parquet signed with the Edmonton Eskimos on April 20, 2010.