Jean-Francois in the 2012 preseason.
|No. 95 San Francisco 49ers|
|Nose Tackle / Defensive End|
|Date of birth:November 23, 1986|
|Place of birth: Miami, Florida|
|High School: Miami (FL) Carol City|
|Height: 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)||Weight: 295 lb (134 kg)|
|College: Louisiana State|
|NFL Draft: 2009 / Round: 7 / Pick: 244|
|Debuted in 2009 for the San Francisco 49ers|
|Roster status: Active|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Career NFL statistics as of Week 17, 2012|
|Stats at NFL.com|
Ricky Barkley Jean-Francois (pronounced /ˌʒɔːn.frænˈswɑː/ ZHON-fran-SWAH; born November 23, 1986) is an American football nose tackle for the San Francisco 49ers of the National Football League (NFL). He played collegiately at Louisiana State University.
As a member of the National Championship winning 2007 LSU Tigers football team, he was the Defensive MVP of the 2008 BCS National Championship Game. Jean-Francois was also a member of the LSU track & field team.
Jean-Francois was selected on April 26, 2009 as a 7th round draft pick for the 49ers. In recent times Jean-Francois has become famous among 49er fans for his "Peanut Butter Jelly Dance".