Damion Ratley

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Damion Ratley
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Ratley in 2018 preseason.
No. 18 – Cleveland Browns
Position: Wide receiver
Personal information
Born: (1995-04-16) April 16, 1995 (age 23)
Yoakum, Texas
Height: 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Weight: 190 lb (86 kg)
Career information
High school: Yoakum (Yoakum, Texas)
College: Texas A&M
NFL Draft: 2018 / Round: 6 / Pick: 175
Career history
Roster status: Active
Career NFL statistics as of Week 10, 2018
Receptions: 12
Receiving yards: 142
Receiving touchdowns: 0
Player stats at NFL.com

Damion Ratley (born April 16, 1995) is an American football wide receiver for the Cleveland Browns of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Texas A&M.[1]

Early years

Ratley attended and played high school football at Yoakum High School.[2]

College career

Ratley played two seasons for the Aggies after transferring from Blinn College.[3] Over the course of 37 games (17 starts), Ratley caught 47 passes for 920 yards and eight touchdowns.[4]

Professional career

Ratley was drafted by the Cleveland Browns in the sixth round (175th overall) in the 2018 NFL Draft.[5][6]

On May 6, 2018, Ratley signed a rookie contract worth about $2.575 million. It includes a signing bonus worth over $160,000.[7] He made his NFL debut in Week 2 against the New Orleans Saints.[8] In Week 6 against the Los Angeles Chargers, he had six receptions for 82 receiving yards for his first professional statistics.[9]

References

  1. ^ Zwerneman, Brent (October 10, 2017). "Aggies' Ratley is no longer an armchair WR". San Antonio Express-News.
  2. ^ "Damion Ratley transforms from passerby to pass catcher at Texas A&M". www.houstonchronicle.com. 2017-10-11. Retrieved 2018-12-05.
  3. ^ "WR Damion Ratley hopes strong finish leads to strong start with Browns". www.clevelandbrowns.com. Retrieved 2018-12-05.
  4. ^ "Damion Ratley". www.clevelandbrowns.com. Retrieved September 20, 2018.
  5. ^ Zwerneman, Brent (April 28, 2018). "Browns draft receiver Damion Ratley in 6th round". Houston Chronicle.
  6. ^ "Browns select Texas A&M WR Damion Ratley with the 175th pick in 2018 NFL Draft". ClevelandBrowns.com. April 28, 2018. Retrieved May 27, 2018.
  7. ^ Cabot, Mary kay (May 7, 2018). "Browns sign draft picks Austin Corbett, Damion Ratley and Simeon Thomas". The Plain Dealer. Retrieved July 26, 2018.
  8. ^ "Cleveland Browns at New Orleans Saints - September 16th, 2018". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved 2018-12-05.
  9. ^ "Aggies in the NFL: Miller, Ratley, Bennett impress in Week 6". Gigem247. Retrieved 2018-12-05.

External links

  • Texas A&M Aggies bio
  • Cleveland Browns bio
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