Nisha Rathode (Editor)

Jordan Black (American football)

Updated on
Share on FacebookTweet on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on Reddit
Position:  Offensive tackle
Role  American football tackle
Spouse  Ashlie Burroughs
Name  Jordan Black
Career start  2003

College:  Notre Dame
Weight  138 kg
Place of birth:  Garland, Texas
Height  1.96 m
Jordan Black (American football) aespncdncomcombineriimgiheadshotsnflplay
Date of birth:  (1980-01-28) January 28, 1980 (age 35)
High school:  Mesquite (TX) Dallas Christian
NFL draft:  2003 / Round: 5 / Pick: 153
Current team  Washington Redskins (#60 / Offensive lineman)

Education  University of Notre Dame

Brian Jordan Black (born January 28, 1980) is a former American football offensive tackle. He was drafted by the Kansas City Chiefs in the fifth round of the 2003 NFL Draft. He played college football at the University of Notre Dame.


Jordan Black (American football) Redskins Jordan Black adamant PEDs suspension is not related to

Black has also been a member of the Houston Texans, Jacksonville Jaguars, New Orleans Saints, and Washington Redskins.

Jordan Black (American football) Redskins Jordan Black suspended 4 games for PED offence CBC

Early years

Black played high school football for Dallas Christian School in Mesquite, Texas from 1995–1998, during which time the team won multiple Texas State championships. Black's jersey, #77, was retired by Dallas Christian School in 2003.

College career

Black played in 43 games for the University of Notre Dame, starting 42 of those contests.

Kansas City Chiefs

Black was drafted in the 2003 NFL Draft by the Kansas City Chiefs in the fifth round, with the 153rd overall pick. The Chiefs signed him to a three-year contract.

Late in the 2004 season, Black became a regular starter for the Chiefs where he continued for the 2005 and 2006 seasons.

The Chiefs re-signed him to a one-year contract on April 26, 2006.

Houston Texans

On March 8, 2007, the Houston Texans signed Black, who was a free agent, to a two-year contract.

On June 9, 2008, The Texans released Black while injured. Black had surgery on August 19, 2008 to repair the torn labrum in his right shoulder.

Jacksonville Jaguars

Black was signed by the Jacksonville Jaguars on December 23, 2008. Black accepted an extension of $3.65 million over three years on September 3, 2009. Black became a regular starter for the Jaguars in 2010. On February 7, 2011 Black was released by the Jaguars.

New Orleans Saints

On August 10, 2011, Black signed with the New Orleans Saints. He was released on September 3, 2011.

Washington Redskins

After missing a year of football in 2011, Black decided to retire from football and lose some of his playing weight. But on July 30, 2012, he unexpectedly signed with the Washington Redskins. When the Redskins signed him he was underweight for an offensive linemen, weighing 270 pounds, and had to consume 7,000 calories per day in the preseason to get into proper football form. preseason and made the Redskins final roster.

Personal life

Jordan married his high school sweetheart, Ashlie, in 2004. Together they have five children. Jordan is a Christian.


Jordan Black (American football) Wikipedia