Christian Holmes Stats: How Good Is Christian Holmes? What Happened To Christian Holmes?

Christian Holmes was born on September 14, 1997, he is an American football cornerback for the Washington Commanders of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Missouri and Oklahoma State and was selected by the Commanders in the seventh round of the 2022 NFL Draft.

Holmes played cornerback and wide receiver for McNair High School in Atlanta, Georgia. He would commit to play college football at the University of Missouri.

As a true freshman for the Missouri Tigers, he played minimally in 10 games and recorded only a single tackle. He would redshirt his second season due to a shoulder injury in a pre-season scrimmage. He played in 13 games as a redshirt sophomore and started eight, recording 12 pass break-ups and two interceptions, one of which he returned for a touchdown. Holmes would transfer to Oklahoma State in February 2020.

In his first season with Oklahoma State, Holmes would play in all 11 games and started the final 2. He had 25 total tackles, and 6 broken-up passes. He would start 13 games in his final collegiate season, including the 2021 Big 12 Championship Game, and was named to the All-Big 12 second-team by the Associated Press while also receiving All-Big 12 Academic honors. Holmes finished the season with 39 tackles, an interception, and seven pass-breakups.

Holmes was selected by the Washington Commanders in the seventh round (240th overall) of the 2022 NFL Draft. He signed his four-year rookie contract on May 6, 2022.

In Week 6 against the Chicago Bears, Holmes made a key special teams play in the fourth quarter when he recovered a muffed punt by Chicago returner Velus Jones Jr. on the Bears 6-yard line. This would lead to the Commanders’ only touchdown in their 12-7 victory over the Bears.

Recent Games

10@EaglesW 32 – 21
9VikingsL 17 – 20
8@ColtsW 17 – 161010000
7PackersW 23 – 21
6@BearsW 12 – 710100001
5TitansL 17 – 211100000
4@CowboysL 10 – 25
3EaglesL 8 – 241100000
2@LionsL 27 – 36
1JaguarsW 28 – 22

Career Stats

Defense Career

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