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Ciatrick Fason

Ciatrick Fason
No. 35
Position: Running back
Personal information
Date of birth: (1982-10-29) October 29, 1982
Place of birth: Atlanta, Georgia
Height: 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)
Weight: 207 lb (94 kg)
Career information
High school: Neptune Beach (FL) Fletcher
College: Florida
NFL draft: 2005 / Round: 4 / Pick: 112
Career history
 * Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics
Rushing yards: 161
Average: 2.8
Rushing TDs: 5
Stats at NFL.com
Stats at pro-football-reference.com

Ciatrick Antione Fason (born October 29, 1982) is an American former college and professional football player who was a running back in the National Football League (NFL) for two seasons during the early 2000s. Fason played college football for the University of Florida, and thereafter, he played professionally for the Minnesota Vikings of the NFL.

Contents

  • Early years 1
  • College career 2
  • Professional career 3
    • Minnesota Vikings 3.1
    • Jacksonville Jaguars 3.2
    • Edmonton Eskimos 3.3
  • See also 4
  • References 5
  • Bibliography 6
  • External links 7

Early years

Fason was born in

  • Ciatrick Fason – Florida Gators player profile
  • Ciatrick Fason – National Football League player profile

External links

  • Carlson, Norm, University of Florida Football Vault: The History of the Florida Gators, Whitman Publishing, LLC, Atlanta, Georgia (2007). ISBN 0-7948-2298-3.

Bibliography

  1. ^ a b Pro-Football-Reference.com, Players, Ciatrick Fason. Retrieved March 21, 2011.
  2. ^ databaseFootball.com, Players, Ciatrick Fason. Retrieved March 21, 2011.
  3. ^ a b c d e f GatorZone.com, Football History, 2004 Roster, Ciatrick Fason. Retrieved March 21, 2011.
  4. ^ Rivals.com, Football Recruiting, Rivals 100: Running backs 2002. Retrieved March 21, 2011.
  5. ^ a b c 2011 Florida Gators Football Media Guide, University Athletic Association, Gainesville, Florida, pp. 89, 97, 98, 103, 125, 127, 138–140, 147–148, 159, 171, 181 (2011). Retrieved August 28, 2011.
  6. ^ Pro Football Hall of Fame, Draft History, 2005 National Football League Draft. Retrieved March 21, 2011.
  7. ^ National Football League, Historical Players, Ciatrick Fason. Retrieved March 21, 2011.
  8. ^ " Eskimos sign pair of RB's, release one," The Sports Network (April 24, 2009). Retrieved March 21, 2011.
  9. ^ Gerry Moddejonge, " Focus on Fason," The Edmonton Sun (June 20, 2009). Retrieved March 21, 2011.

References

See also

Fason was signed by the Edmonton Eskimos on April 24, 2009.[8][9] He was released on June 25, 2009, re-signed on July 5, and released again on August 25.

Edmonton Eskimos

In 2008, Fason worked out for his hometown Jacksonville Jaguars. He wrote a letter to Jaguars GM James Harris asking if he could at least try out. Fason stated in a press conference, "No matter what I did in my NFL career, I just wanted to wear a Jaguars' uniform, even if it was just for a tryout." On August 25, 2008, Fason was signed by the Jaguars; on August 30, he was released.

Jacksonville Jaguars

The Minnesota Vikings selected Fason in the fourth round (112th pick overall) of the 2005 NFL Draft,[6] and he played for the Vikings for two seasons in 2005 and 2006.[7] During his two years with the Vikings, he appeared in eighteen regular season games, rushing for 161 yards and five touchdowns on fifty carries.[1] On August 31, 2007, the Vikings released him.

Minnesota Vikings

Professional career

Fason received an athletic scholarship to attend the NFL Draft.[3]

College career

[4], Fason was listed as the top running back prospect in the nation in 2002.Rivals.com Rated as a five-star recruit by [3] in 2001.All-American magazine and PrepStar recognized Fason as a high school Parade [3] He rushed for over 7,400 career yards—twice for over 2,000 yards in a season—and finished his high school career as Florida's fifth all-time leading rusher and tops in Northeast Florida history.[3] and he was a star running back and four-time most valuable player for the Fletcher Senators high school football team.[2],Neptune Beach, Florida in Duncan U. Fletcher High School He attended [1]

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