2016 NFL Draft
  Fred Holmes
Fred Holmes

Player Profile

Kenner, LA

High School:
John Curtis Christian

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 231




2007 --Played in all 13 games on special teams ... Also played two defensive snaps in the opener at Stanford ... Made two tackles on the year.

2006 -- Saw limited action due to nagging injuries ... Played on special teams in the opener against Utah and in the Emerald Bowl versus Florida State.

2005 -- Holmes saw action in nine games and had two tackles ... Played several snaps on defense versus Washington State and played on special teams versus Oregon State (one tackle) and Stanford ... At Arizona, he made one solo tackle playing defense and special teams ... He did not play versus Arizona State, USC or Northwestern due to a deep thigh bruise ... Saw action on the special teams units for kickoff return, punt return and kickoff coverage.

2004 -- As a true freshman, he appeared in each of the first 11 games on special teams ... Made six tackles on the season, including one for a 15-yard loss ... Did not play in the Las Vegas Bowl due to a thigh contusion.

HIGH SCHOOL -- Earned four varsity letters at John Curtis Christian HS in River Ridge, LA for coach J.T. Curtis ... Rated as the No. 30 prospect in Louisiana by SuperPrep ... A two-star prospect by TheInsiders.com ... Earned two stars from rivals.com ... Team Most Valuable Player ... Named All-District, All-East Jefferson ... Honorable mention All-State ... 2003 Outstanding Player for the Nokia Sugar Bowl Prep Classic ... Credited with 81 tackles and six sacks as a senior ... Also lettered four years in basketball for coach Mike Krajcer ... Lettered three years in track and field.

PERSONAL -- Full Name: Fredrick Holmes ... Born: November 6, 1985 in New Orleans, LA ... Parents: Fredrick Holmes I (deceased) and Kathy Wilson ... Has one sister, Rekeitta ... Lists his biggest thrill in sports as going to the state championship all four years of his high school career ... Admires and patterns his style of play after the NFL's Julius Peppers ... Hobbies include playing basketball and going fishing ... History major.