Jon Blackman

Jon Blackman
No. 74
Position: Tight end / Offensive tackle
Personal information
Date of birth: (1975-10-08) October 8, 1975 (age 41)
Place of birth:Yorkville, Illinois
Height:6 ft 6 in (1.98 m)
Weight:271 lb (123 kg)
Career information
High school:Yorkville (IL)
Career history
  • Detroit Lions (1998)*
  • Indianapolis Colts (1998)
  • Philadelphia Eagles (1999)*
  • Berlin Thunder (2000)
  • Las Vegas Outlaws (2001)
 * Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Career NFL statistics
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Jon Blackman (given birth to Oct 8, 1975) is a previous professional American soccer player. In university, he played restricted end at Purdue. He is a person in the Detroit Lions, Indianapolis Colts, Philadelphia Eagles, as well as the NEVADA Outlaws from the XFL.


Jon Blackman attended Yorkville SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL. He was called Most Valuable Participant in the tiny Seven Meeting. Blackman also was an associate of the golf ball team.

Professional career

Detroit Lions

On Apr 27, 1998 Jon Blackman was agreed upon as an undrafted free of charge agent. He was waived with the Detroit Lions on August 4, 1998.

Indianapolis Colts

On Sept 7, 1998 he was agreed upon to the Indianapolis Colts practice squad. Was agreed upon to energetic roster on Dec 1, 1998

Philadelphia Eagles

Blackman signed seeing that a free of charge agent with the Philadelphia Eagles in 1999.

Las Vegas Outlaws

Blackman was drafted in the 2000 XFL Supplemental draft with the NEVADA Outlaws. His placement was transformed from restricted end to unpleasant tackle.