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Justin Hickman

Justin Hickman
No. 55     Indianapolis Colts
Personal information
Date of birth: (1985-07-20) July 20, 1985 (age 28)
Place of birth: El Paso, Texas
Height: 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)Weight: 258 lb (117 kg)
Career information
High school: Phoenix (AZ) St. Mary's
College: UCLA
Undrafted in 2007
Debuted in 2007 for the Hamilton Tiger-Cats
Career history
*Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Roster status: Reserve/Injured
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics as of 2012
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Justin C. Hickman (born July 20, 1985) is an American football linebacker for the Indianapolis Colts of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football for the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), and was a consensus All-American. He was signed by the Washington Redskins as an undrafted free agent in 2007.[1] He has also played for the Hamilton Tiger-Cats of the Canadian Football League (CFL), and was a CFL All-Star.

Early years

Hickman was born in El Paso, Texas. He attended Saint Mary's High School in Phoenix, Arizona,[2] from 1999 to 2003.

College career

Hickman attended the University of California, Los Angeles, where he played for the UCLA Bruins football team from 2003 to 2006. Following his senior season in 2006, he was a first-team All-Pac-10 selection and was recognized as a consensus first-team All-American defensive lineman.

Professional career

On June 1, 2009, Hickman signed as a free agent with the CFL's Hamilton Tiger-Cats. In his first two CFL seasons, he collected seven sacks, and, in 2011, Hickman finished tied for first in the league with 13 sacks. His productivity on the field was recognized by the league when he was selected as a 2011 CFL All-Star.[3]

On February 8, 2012, Hickman signed a two-year contract with the NFL's Indianapolis Colts.

On August 13, 2013, he was waived-injured by the Colts. On the next day, he cleared waivers and was placed on the Colts' injured reserve list.


External links

  • Indianapolis Colts bio

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