He was drafted by the Green Bay Packers with the ninth overall pick in the first round of the 2009 NFL Draft. 86 Donald Lee | 90 B. J. Raji |

B.J. Raji became the defensive anchor that the Packers had envisioned, accumulating 39 tackles with 6.5 sacks, along with 3 passes defended. 49 Robert Francois |

Raji was also a two-time All-Bergen County Scholastic League choice. Close. Thadeus Jackson | Busari Alamu Raji Jr. (born July 11, 1986) is a former American football defensive tackle. 83 Tom Crabtree |

During a Week 11 matchup against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on November 20, on his first and only carry of his career, Raji scored a rushing touchdown in the 35–26 victory.

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He played college football for Boston College.

Your contribution is much appreciated! Jimmy Robinson | [17], On March 14, 2016, Raji announced his retirement from professional football after seven seasons, but noted he would return to the league and that he may simply be taking a "hiatus".

Hampered by an ankle injury for the entire season, he appeared in fourteen games (once as a starter), and managed 25 tackles and 1 sack. Raji returning to Packers on one-year deal", "2015 Packers Position Grades: Defense and Special Teams", "Packers DT B.J.

He was worked into defensive coordinator Dom Capers' brand new 3-4 scheme during the start of the Packers 2009 season.

The one-hour show airs live from Tanner's Sports Bar in Kimberly near Green Bay. Mai 2020 um 18:42 Uhr bearbeitet. What ever happened to BJ Raji? Busari is alive and kicking and is currently 34 years old. 53 Diyral Briggs | He won Super Bowl XLV with the Packers against the Pittsburgh Steelers.

Raji was transitioned to defensive end, while Ryan Pickett maintained the role at defensive tackle. 74 Marshall Newhouse | 96 Mike Neal |

27 Anthony Smith | Raji was also a two-time All-Bergen County Scholastic League choice.

Returning to the team in 2008, he started on a defense that included Ron Brace, Kevin Akins, Mark Herzlich, Robert Francois, and Brian Toal, anchoring the defense to a berth in the 2008 Music City Bowl. He played college football for Boston College.

The Packers' defensive line became short-handed in 2013 due to injuries. Busari Alamu "B. Log In Sign Up.

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[2], Raji made the Boston College Eagles as a true freshman in 2004, playing in a rotation behind senior Tim Bulman. 95 Howard Green | He also had three solo stops, including two tackles for loss in the Meineke Car Care Bowl against Navy.

We haven't heard any unfortunate news about B. J. Raji having the coronavirus (COVID-19). 64 Adrian Battles | Joe Whitt, Jr. B.J. Please ignore rumors and hoaxes.

For the second consecutive season, B.J. Busari "B.J."

In the 2011 offseason, Raji was ranked #81 by his peers on NFL Network’s Top 100 Greatest Players of 2011, where he was presented by New York Giants center Shaun O'Hara.

She said, ‘B.J., when you’re on your death bed, you’re not going to wish that you worked more.

65 Mark Tauscher | On August 22, 2014, in a preseason game against the Oakland Raiders, Raji suffered a torn right biceps. Over his four-year college career, Raji amassed 99 tackles (23 for a loss) and 9 sacks,[3] and was named all-ACC twice, in 2006 as a 2nd-team member and in 2008 as a first-team starter.[4][5].

Raji is a free agent. Like most rich people, he worked harder, and with more of a single-minded purpose than the rest of us, to make himself a success. 42 Morgan Burnett | 26 Charlie Peprah | [8][11] The touchdown proved to be the decisive score, and with that interception, the Packers advanced to Super Bowl XLV, where they defeated the Pittsburgh Steelers by a score of 31-25.[12]. Raji was transitioned to defensive end, while Ryan Pickett maintained the role at defensive tackle.

In seiner Karriere spielte er sieben Jahre für die Green Bay Packers in der National Football League (NFL). User account menu.

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März 2016 gab Raji nach sieben Saisons mit den Packers seine Karriereende bekannt.[1].

Raji was selected ninth overall by the Green Bay Packers in the 2009 NFL Draft.

B.J. A three-year starter on both the offensive and defensive lines at Westwood Regional High School, he earned All-State, All-Conference, and All-County honors as a senior. The Packers' defensive line became short-handed in 2013 due to injuries. 58 Frank Zombo |

He recorded one unassisted tackle against Boise State in the MPC Computers Bowl.[3]. 37 Sam Shields | 43 Michael Greco | Coaches: Fully recovered and expected to fully contribute for the 2010 season, Raji earned the starting position at the sole defensive tackle position in Capers' 3-4 type defense, switching previous starter Ryan Pickett to defensive end. John Rushing | Raji, Jr. (born July 11, 1986) is a former American football nose tackle.

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[10] The play also broke William Perry's NFL record for the heaviest player to score a post-season touchdown. He made his college debut in the home opener against Penn State, making one tackle.

The Packers began using Raji as an additional fullback in their goal line offense during the 2011 postseason, which led to Raji nicknaming himself "The Freezer" in homage to William Perry, who played for the Bears and was nicknamed "The Fridge". Raji missed the 2007 season due to academic reasons. 22 Pat Lee |

Archived. 34 Anthony Levine | Mike Trgovac | He finished the year with 13 tackles (6 solos) and 1.5 tackles for loss. Coronavirus Update. Diese Seite wurde zuletzt am 24.

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He was subsequently placed on injured reserve, and missed the entire 2014 NFL season. 16 Brett Swain | 28 Brandon Underwood | 54 Brandon Chillar |

On March 14, 2016, Raji announced his retirement from professional football after seven seasons, but noted he would return to the league and that he may simply be taking a "hiatus".

He started all 16 games at defensive end, making 17 tackles. 50 A. J. Hawk | Head Coach:

In 2003, he recorded 75 tackles, 7.5 sacks, and four forced fumbles. 32 Brandon Jackson |

The Packers finished the season with an NFL-best 15-1 record for an NFC North pennant, but lost to the New York Giants 20-37 in the divisional round. 73 Daryn Colledge |

Dom Capers | What ever happened to BJ Raji? Raji biography. In early August 2011, Raji was named the co-host of the "In The Huddle" radio show along with longtime Wisconsin sports reporter Bill Scott. Posted by. Raji was born in New York City on July 11, 1986, the son to Busari Raji, Sr. and Mamie Raji.

Recently Passed Away Celebrities and Famous People. 24 Jarrett Bush | 2010 was a breakout season, as he started in all 16 games. “Talking to her,” Raji said, “I felt like that moment was a shift. save. Am 23.

Raji’s bank account has nothing to do with luck. Chad Morton |

62 Evan Dietrich-Smith | 77 Cullen Jenkins | In 16 games of the 2011 season, Raji registered 3 sacks and 2 passes defended on 24 tackles. 55 Desmond Bishop | Because she said something to me when I brought up the possibility of taking a break from the league, she said something to me.

Nach der Saison 2011 wurde er zum ersten und einzige Mal in den Pro Bowl gewählt. He was selected to play in the 2004 Governor's Bowl, a game played between the top high-school seniors in New Jersey and New York. Busari Raji, Jr. (born July 11, 1986 in Washington Township, New Jersey), better known as B.J. [3], As a sophomore, Raji started in all twelve games, registering 27 tackles (20 solos), 6.5 tackles for loss, 1.5 sacks, and one pass breakup. Raji was born in New York City on July 11, 1986, the son to Busari Raji, Sr. and Mamie Raji. 36 comments. 72 Jason Spitz | 29 Derrick Martin | 69 Chris Campbell | Date of birth : 1986-07-11 Date of death : - Birthplace : New York City, New York, US Nationality : American Category : Sports Last modified : 2011-02-01 Credited as : Football player NFL, nose tackle for the Packers, Super Bowl 45

17 Antonio Robinson | [15], On March 30, 2015, Raji signed a one-year, $3.5 million deal with the Packers. 94 Jarius Wynn |

[8] The 337-pound Raji performed a memorable hula dance after the touchdown, an incident that was parodied in a State Farm Insurance commercial featuring Raji and Aaron Rodgers.

Kevin Greene | share. [8][9] On January 23, 2011, in the fourth quarter of the NFC Championship Game at Soldier Field in Chicago, Raji intercepted a pass from Bears backup quarterback Caleb Hanie and returned it 18 yards to the end zone, marking Raji's first career interception and touchdown.

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[1] Raji chose to attend Boston College over Rutgers and Wisconsin.

Raji played in 14 games in the 2012 season, making 26 tackles and defended two passes.

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In der Saison 2010 gewann er mit den Packers den Super Bowl XLV. 30 John Kuhn | 8 Tim Masthay | 67 Nick McDonald | 93 Erik Walden | 41 Spencer Havner | 98 C. J. Wilson | Jerry Fontenot | Last year, the big defensive tackle decided to stay with the Green Bay Packers.

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Januar 2011, im Championship Game gegen die Chicago Bears, Interceptete er einen Ball von Bears-Quarterback Caleb Hanie und trug ihn zu seiner ersten Touchdown zurück. 1 year ago.

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B. J. Raji was born on July 11, 1986 and is 34 years old now. [14] On December 28, 2011, he was elected to his first Pro Bowl appearance. 63 Scott Wells | J." Raji played in 14 games in the 2012 season, making 26 tackles and defended two passes.

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