Jon Francis
Date of birth: (1964-06-23) June 23, 1964 (age 55)
Place of birth: United States Corvallis, Oregon
Career information
Position(s): Running Back
College: Boise State
NFL Draft: 1986 / Round: 7/ Pick 184
 As player:
1987 Los Angeles Rams
Playing stats at

Jon Charles Naekauna Francis (born June 21, 1964 in Corvallis, Oregon) is former American football player. He is the son of former Green Bay Packer, Joe Francis, and brother of one of the Detroit Lion's 2007 second round draft pick, Ikaika Alama-Francis.[1]

High school careerEdit

Francis attended Corvallis High School in Corvallis, Oregon and starred in football. Francis played strong safety and tailback for the Spartans. His senior year rushing total of 1702 yards in 1981 was the school record until 2004.[2]

College careerEdit

At Boise State University, Francis played running back.

Professional careerEdit

He was drafted in the seventh round of the 1986 NFL Draft by the New York Giants. Francis played two seasons in the NFL for the Los Angeles Rams (1987) where he played in 9 games and had 35 carries for 138 yards and 8 receptions for 38 yards (2 TD's).


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