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25 James Romain

James Romain
Defensive Back
5' 11"
175 lbs
Current Team
Philadelphia Soul
August 6, 1987

2017 SOUL SEASON: Tallied 69 tackles, 23 pass break-ups, three forced fumbles, and five interceptions for 58 yards.

AFL EXPERIENCE: Recorded 65 total tackles, 18 pass break-ups, one forced fumble and five interceptions for 47 yards and one touchdown (2016). Tallied 69 total tackles, 29 pass break-ups, three forced fumbles and was ranked in the top ten in the league for interceptions with 10 for 100 yards in 2015. Recorded 75 tackles, 16 assisted for the Soul in 2014. Caught five interceptions for 90 yards and two defensive touchdowns. In his rookie season with the team (2013), recorded 35 tackles, 15 assisted in 15 games played. Also assisted the team with three interceptions, 62 yards and one defensive touchdown.

OTHER PRO EXPERIENCE:   IFL Green Bay Blizzards (2012), IFL Fairbanks Grizzlies (2011) Runner up for Rookie of the Year and First Team IFL.

COLLEGE EXPERIENCE: He was named Delaware State’s Defensive Most Valuable Player as a senior and finished with 47 tackles, 20 passes defended, 13 passes broken up and four interceptions.  At Junior College (Hudson Valley CC) he got First Team All-American (2005).

PERSONAL: Received an Associates degree from Hudson Valley Community College in Social Science and his Bachelors degree from Delaware State University in Mass Communications Broadcast.  His biggest influences in his life are his mother, Delaware State Coach Al Lavan, his younger brother and sister, and two nephews.

SOUL FOOD:  Nickname: Jae-Ro.  Enjoys hanging out with friends and playing video games.  Favorite TV Show: Martin, Dave Chappelle Show, and Sports Center.  Favorite Artist: is Jay-Z.  Favorite Food: Curry Chicken with white rice and potatoes.  Favorite Sports Team Growing up: Dallas Cowboys.  Best Player He Ever Played Against: Joe Flacco.  Best Non-Athletic Talent: drawing.

2008 Finished playing at Delaware State University
2011 Fairbanks Grizzlies (IFL)
2012 Green Bay Blizzard (IFL)
2013 Philadelphia Soul


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