Football player D. J. Humphries is well-known for playing offensive tackle for the Arizona Cardinals of the National Football League. He stands 1.96 m tall and weighs 139 kg. At Mallard Creek High School, he competed in three sports: football, basketball, and track. He played football for the University of Florida’s Florida Gators from 2012 to 2014.
As a true freshman, he took part in all 12 games, starting three. He received distinctions like as Sporting News Freshman All-America and first team Offense SEC Coaches’ All-Freshman (OL). He played the first seven games of his sophomore season (2013) before suffering a season-ending injury.
He participated in 10 games as a junior in 2014. Following his junior season, he announced his intent to enter the 2015 NFL Draft. Arizona Cardinals made Humphries their number 24 overall pick in the 2015 NFL Draft. In that year, he signed a four-year, $8.91 million rookie deal, with $4.74 million in signing bonus and $7.26 million guaranteed.
In April 2018, the Cardinals picked up the fifth year of his deal. In February 2020, he agreed to extend his three-year, $45 million contract with the Cardinals through the 2022 season. On August 2, 2022, he agreed to a three-year, $66.6 million extension of his deal with the Cardinals, extending it through the 2025 season.
When Was D.J. Humphries Drafted?
D.J. Humphries was drafted in 2015 by the Arizona Cardinals in the 2015 NFL Draft.