2016 NFL Draft
  Jordan James
Jordan James

Player Profile

Corona, CA

High School:

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 191




HIGH SCHOOL - Played four seasons at Corona (CA) HS ... Tom Lemming All-American (No. 23 nationally) ... Rated No. 3 tailback by Tom Lemming / Max Preps ... Member of ESPN 150 (No. 38) ... Rated No. 5 running back by ESPN.com ... Ranked No. 63 national prospect and No. 11 running back by scout.com ... Rated No. 109 national prospect and No. 8 running back by rivals.com ... SuperPrep All-American (No. 11 running back) ... Rated No. 9 player in California by scout.com and No. 15 by rivals.com ... Rated No. 10 player in CA/NV/HI region by SuperPrep ... Rated No. 14 player in the West by scout.com ... Member of Tacoma News-Tribune Western 100 ... Long Beach Press-Telegram Best in the West first-team selection ... Earned four stars from rivals.com and scout.com ... PrepStar Dream Team selection (No. 87 national prospect) ... Rushed for 1,197 yards on 171 carries in his senior season ... Totaled almost 3,700 yards rushing and 35 touchdowns in his three-year varsity career ... Also caught seven passes for touchdowns in his career ... Played in the 2010 Under Armour All-America game ... Three-time first-team all-league ... Team MVP as a senior and junior ... Named team Offensive Player of the Year as a sophomore ... Also participated two seasons in baseball and track and field.

PERSONAL - Full Name: Jordon Edward James ... Born: September 18, 1991 in Orange, CA ... Parents: Elgin and Tonia James ... Has a younger brother, Drew ... Lists his biggest thrill in sports as just being able to play football each day ... Lists NFL running back Reggie Bush as the athlete he admires the most ... Has a black belt in Taekwondo ... Regional award winner for National Alliance African-American Athletes ... Hobbies include playing video games.