Jeremy Shockey Facts
American football player for the Carolina Panthers of NFL
- Jeremy Shockey is an American football player for the Carolina Panthers of the National Football League.
- He was drafted by the New York Giants 14th overall in the 2002 NFL Draft.
- He played college football at the University of Miami.
- He was the winner of the first-ever Diet Pepsi NFL Rookie of the Year Award in 2002.
- He earned four Pro Bowl selections in his career and received a Super Bowl ring with the Giants in Super Bowl XLII and with the Saints in Super Bowl XLIV.
- On July 21, 2008, the Giants agreed to trade Shockey to the New Orleans Saints in exchange for second and fifth-round picks in the 2009 NFL Draft. Saints released him on February 22, 2011.
- On March 3, 2011, Shockey signed a one year deal with the Carolina Panthers.
- Shockey is very American and has a large tattoo representing the American flag and a bald eagle.