John Franklin-Myers is a professional American Football player. He is a defensive end in the National Football League, playing for the New York Jets. He also used to play for the Los Angeles Rams.
Player Profile, High School, and College Career
John Franklin-Myers was born on September 26, 1996, in Los Angeles, California in the United States. He stands 193 cm tall and his weight was last listed at 131 kg.
He attended Greenville High School in Greenville, Texas. Later, he played college football for Stephen F. Austin University.
He joined the NFL during the 2018 NFL Draft and was a fourth-round pick by the Los Angeles Rams. He recorded his first sack in Week 4 2018. They waived him in August 2019 and he signed with the New York Jets in September 2019.
Franklin-Myers was placed on injured reserve in October 2019, he was not activated until December 2019. Then in October 2021, he signed a four-year contract extension with the Jets. It was for a reported US$55 Million.
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