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Jahri Evans

Jahri Evans



Height: 6'4" Weight:316

Born:August 12, 1983 in Philadelphia, Pa.

Joined saints:2006

Years with Saints:2006-2016

A fourth-round draft choice out of Bloomsburg in 2006, Evans was part of the renaissance of the Saints as the Sean Payton regime began in 2006. Evans played in 11 seasons for the Saints (2006-16). At the time of his induction, Evans ranked 11th in franchise history in games played (169). Evans started all 16 games in nine of his 11 seasons in New Orleans. He was a unanimous selection for induction. A member of five playoff teams. Evans played in 10 playoff games, including the 2006 New Orleans Saints squad which went to the NFC championship game. He was a prominent member of the Super Bowl XLIV championship team. Evans was selected for the Pro Bowl for six straight seasons (2009-14) and he earned first team All-Pro honors in four consecutive seasons (2009-12).