Jesse James   #83 TE

Height: 6-7   Weight: 250   Age: 25

Born: 6/4/1994 Mckeesport , PA

College: Penn State

Experience: 5th season

High School: South Allegheny HS [McKeesport, PA]









Draft 2015

Pick No.160

Selected By: Pittsburgh Steelers

Round: 5

Pick (Overall): 24 (160)

Pick Analysis: In 2014, named honorable mention All-Big Ten. Set school record by a tight end with 11 career touchdown receptions. Started every game in 2013. In 2012, played in 11 and started six, while hauling in five touchdown passes. Named team captain for three years in high school and was named second-team All-State his senior season. Is Director of Marketing for Uplifting Athletes and helped to raise more than $150,000 for kidney cancer in 2013-2014.


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  1. Steelers pick James No. 160

    Published: May 2, 2015 at 02:59 p.m.

    The Pittsburgh Steelers pick Penn State tight end Jesse James No. 160 in the 2015 NFL Draft.

  2. 2015 Combine workout: Jesse James

    Published: Feb. 7, 2017 at 09:22 p.m.

    Watch Penn State TE Jesse James work out at the 2015 NFL Scouting Combine.

  3. Jesse James runs the 40-yard dash

    Published: Feb. 20, 2015 at 01:18 p.m.

    Penn State tight end Jesse James runs the 40-yard dash at the 2015 NFL Scouting Combine, recording an official time of 4.83 on his second attempt.

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