Julian Stanford
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Stanford in 2018.
No. 51 – Buffalo Bills
Personal information
Born: (1990-09-02) September 2, 1990 (age 29)
Bloomfield, Connecticut
Height:6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Weight:230 lb (104 kg)
Career information
High school:Bloomfield
(Bloomfield, Connecticut)
Career history
* Jacksonville Jaguars ( 2012)
 * Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Roster status:Active
Career highlights and awards
*2011 First-team All NEC
Career NFL statistics as of Week 9, 2018
Total tackles:81
Forced fumbles:1
Fumble recoveries:0
Player stats at

Julian Stanford (born September 2, 1990) is an American football linebacker for the Buffalo Bills of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Wagner College and was signed by the Jacksonville Jaguars as an undrafted free agent in 2012. He has also played for the Detroit Lions, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and New York Jets.

Professional careerEdit

Jacksonville JaguarsEdit

Stanford signed with the Jacksonville Jaguars following the 2012 NFL Draft as a rookie free agent.[1] He was released on August 30, 2013.

Detroit LionsEdit

On December 3, 2013, Stanford signed with the Detroit Lions.[2] He was cut by the Lions on September 6, 2015.[3]

Tampa Bay BuccaneersEdit

After working out for the team Stanford signed to the Buccaneers practice squad on September 16, 2015.[4] On September 22, 2015, he was released from practice squad. On October 28, 2015, he was re-signed to the practice squad. On November 3, 2015, he was waived.

New York JetsEdit

On December 1, 2015, Stanford was signed to the Jets' practice squad and was re-signed on January 5, 2016.[5] He was released on September 26, 2016 and re-signed to the practice squad the next day.[6] He was promoted back to the active roster on October 22, 2016.[7] He was waived by the Jets on December 7, 2016 and placed on injured reserve.[8]

On April 14, 2017, Stanford was released by the Jets but was re-signed three days later.[9][10]

Buffalo BillsEdit

On March 14, 2018, Stanford signed with the Buffalo Bills.[11]


  1. "Jaguars sign 17 rookie Free Agents". Retrieved September 5, 2012.
  2. Lions sign LB Julian Stanford
  6. Allen, Eric. "Jets Claim TE Austin Seferian-Jenkins".
  7. Allen, Eric (October 22, 2016). "Jets Promote LBs Ochi & Stanford to Roster".
  8. Lange, Randy (December 7, 2016). "Jets Acquire LB Arthur Brown on Waivers".
  9. "Julian Stanford: Released by Jets". April 14, 2017.
  10. Lange, Randy (April 17, 2017). "Jets Re-Sign 4th-Year LB Julian Stanford".
  11. Brown, Chris (March 14, 2018). "Run stuffer Lotulelei, pass rusher Murphy headline Bills free agent acquisitions".

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