Biography of Calvin PryorCalvin Pryor is an American football free safety for the New York Jets of the National Football League. He was drafted by the Jets in the first round of the 2014 NFL Draft. He played college football at Louisville.

NFL Draft

Pryor was selected by the New York Jets as the 18th pick of the first round of the 2014 NFL Draft.

College

Pryor attended the University of Louisville from 2011 to 2013. During his tenure, he accumulated 218 total tackles, including 11 for losses, two sacks, seven interceptions, and nine forced fumbles. He was a second-team All-BIG EAST selection as a sophomore, and a first-team All-AAC selection as a junior.

On December 29, 2013, Pryor announced that he would forgo his remaining eligibility and enter the 2014 NFL Draft.

College (FO. - SO.)

2011

• Selected second team All-BIG EAST
• Finished second on the team with 100 tackles
• Forced a team-best five fumbles
• Made nine stops and forced two fumbles in season-opening win versus Kentucky
• Had seven games with eight or more tackles
• Set a career-high with 11 tackles in triple-overtime tilt versus Connecticut

2012

• Selected second team All-BIG EAST
• Finished second on the team with 100 tackles
• Forced a team-best five fumbles
• Made nine stops and forced two fumbles in season-opening win versus Kentucky
• Had seven games with eight or more tackles
• Set a career-high with 11 tackles in triple-overtime tilt versus Connecticut

High School

A native of Port St. Joe, Florida, he attended the local high school where he was a standout at both running back and defensive back. Considered a three-star by Rivals.com, he was rated the 31st-best safety prospect in the nation.

• Played for Vern Barth at Port St. Joe High School
• Three-star prospect by Rivals.com
• Rated as the No. 31 safety by Rivals.com
• Standout at both running back and safety
• Played in the North-South All-Star game

Personal

Born: July 2, 1992 (age 22), Port St. Joe, FL
Height: 5′ 11″ (1.80 m)
Weight: 207 lbs (94 kg)
Current team: New York Jets (#25 / Safety)
Parents: Calvin Pryor, Monique Turrell
Children: Jayle Pryor
Major: Communications major

 

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College

Defense

2011

2012

2013

TOTAL

G

13

13

12

38

Solo

31

52

54

137

Asst.

12

48

21

81

Total

43

100

75

218

Sks | Yds

1 | 20

1 | 17

2 | 37

Tfl | Yds

4 | 24

3 | 23

6 | 15

13 | 62

FF

2

5

2

9

FR

2

1

0

3

P Def

5

5

4

14

Int | Yds

2 | 25

2 | 10

3 | 26

7 | 61

NFL

Defense

2014

TOTAL

G

16

16

Solo

36

36

Asst.

25

25

Total

61

61

Sks | Yds

0.5 | 2

0.5 | 2

Tfl | Yds

0 | 0

0 | 0

FF

0

0

FR

0

0

P Def

2

2

Int | Yds

0 | 0

0 | 0

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