Players

John Hughes III
DL #93
Height:
6-2
Weight:
320
Age:
26
College:
Cincinnati
Hometown:
Gahanna, Ohio
Experience:
4
Career Stats
SeasonTeamGamesTacklesInterceptionsFumbles
GGSTotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntYdsAvgLngTDsFFFR
TOTAL 85 40 45 4.0 0 3 0 0 -- 0 0 0 1
2014 CLE 5 3 17 7 10 0.0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
2013 CLE 15 2 34 15 19 1.0 -- 2 -- -- -- -- -- 0 1
2012 CLE 16 2 34 18 16 3.0 -- 1 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
Recent Games
WKOppResultTacklesInterceptionsFumbles
TotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntYdsAvgLngTDsFFFR
1 @PIT L 27-30 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2 NO W 26-24 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
3 BAL L 21-23 1 0 1 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
5 @TEN W 29-28 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
6 PIT W 31-10 1 0 1 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
7 @JAC L 6-24 4 2 2 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
8 OAK W 23-13 4 3 1 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
17 @BAL L 10-20 7 2 5 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --

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Biography

Career Transactions: Selected by Cleveland Browns in third round (87th overall) of 2012 NFL Draft, April 27, 2012…Signed first contract, May 11, 2012.

At a Glance:

Played high school (Lincoln High School), college (Cincinnati) and professional (Browns) football in Ohio.

Born and grew up in Gahanna, Ohio.

Established the Hughes Nation Foundation to enrich the lives of special needs children.

Worked at a correctional facility while in college. Often volunteers his spare time at correctional facilities.

Picked up juggling to help improve his hand-eye coordination.

Career Highlights: A third-round draft choice (87th overall) by the Browns in 2012…Has played in 31 games in the past two seasons.

Seasonal Reviews:

2013: Played in first 15 games, starting two of final four…Logging 399 defensive snaps, posted 48 tackles (28 solo), one sack, 10 QB harassments, three tackles for loss, three passes defensed and first career fumble recovery…Totaled career-best three passes defensed, most among Browns DL…(9/22) at Min.: Posted five tackles, one sack and two QB harassments…(10/20) at GB: Tied a career high with six tackles…Posted one QB harassment.

2012: Played in all 16 games with two starts…Registered 34 tackles and three sacks…Sack total tied for 10th among all NFL rookie DL and was third among rookie interior linemen…(9/16) at Cin.: Recorded first career sack…Also registered sacks at Dallas (11/18) and vs. Kansas City (12/9).

College: Started 26 of his 50 career games at the University of Cincinnati (2008-11)…Totaled 141 career tackles, nine sacks, one forced fumble and one fumble recovery…As a senior, notched 51 tackles, five sacks and a blocked kick…Majored in criminal justice.

Personal: Given name is John Lewis Hughes III…Nicknamed “Big John” by his friends and family…Born and grew up in Gahanna, Ohio…Oldest of five brothers…Engaged to Austreeia, with two children: Camron (7) and John Hughes IV (1)…Worked at a correctional facility while in college…Picked up juggling to help improve his hand-eye coordination…High School: Attended Lincoln (Gahanna, Ohio) High School, where he played TE and was named to the All-Ohio team following his senior football season…Placed second in the state in the shot put as a  senior year…Community Involvement: Established the Hughes Nation Foundation to enrich the lives of special needs children…Often volunteers his spare time at correctional facilities…Interacted with breast-cancer patients, survivors and family members during a Look Good, Feel Better program at FirstEnergy Stadium on Sept. 24, 2013...Helped build local playground during Hometown Huddle (10/22/13), an annual day of service across NFL with United Way...Attended Super School Visit at local elementary, promoting NFL Play 60…Hobbies/Interests: Owns more than 400 movies in his collection…His favorite movie of all time is The Wood, while his  favorite TV show is Martin…Also enjoys grilling and shooting hoops…Resides in Olmsted Township, Ohio.

Career Transactions: Selected by Cleveland Browns in third round (87th overall) of 2012 NFL Draft, April 27, 2012…Signed first contract, May 11, 2012.

At a Glance:

Played high school (Lincoln High School), college (Cincinnati) and professional (Browns) football in Ohio.

Born and grew up in Gahanna, Ohio.

Established the Hughes Nation Foundation to enrich the lives of special needs children.

Worked at a correctional facility while in college. Often volunteers his spare time at correctional facilities.

Picked up juggling to help improve his hand-eye coordination.

Career Highlights: A third-round draft choice (87th overall) by the Browns in 2012…Has played in 31 games in the past two seasons.

Seasonal Reviews:

2013: Played in first 15 games, starting two of final four…Logging 399 defensive snaps, posted 48 tackles (28 solo), one sack, 10 QB harassments, three tackles for loss, three passes defensed and first career fumble recovery…Totaled career-best three passes defensed, most among Browns DL…(9/22) at Min.: Posted five tackles, one sack and two QB harassments…(10/20) at GB: Tied a career high with six tackles…Posted one QB harassment.

2012: Played in all 16 games with two starts…Registered 34 tackles and three sacks…Sack total tied for 10th among all NFL rookie DL and was third among rookie interior linemen…(9/16) at Cin.: Recorded first career sack…Also registered sacks at Dallas (11/18) and vs. Kansas City (12/9).

College: Started 26 of his 50 career games at the University of Cincinnati (2008-11)…Totaled 141 career tackles, nine sacks, one forced fumble and one fumble recovery…As a senior, notched 51 tackles, five sacks and a blocked kick…Majored in criminal justice.

Personal: Given name is John Lewis Hughes III…Nicknamed “Big John” by his friends and family…Born and grew up in Gahanna, Ohio…Oldest of five brothers…Engaged to Austreeia, with two children: Camron (7) and John Hughes IV (1)…Worked at a correctional facility while in college…Picked up juggling to help improve his hand-eye coordination…High School: Attended Lincoln (Gahanna, Ohio) High School, where he played TE and was named to the All-Ohio team following his senior football season…Placed second in the state in the shot put as a  senior year…Community Involvement: Established the Hughes Nation Foundation to enrich the lives of special needs children…Often volunteers his spare time at correctional facilities…Interacted with breast-cancer patients, survivors and family members during a Look Good, Feel Better program at FirstEnergy Stadium on Sept. 24, 2013...Helped build local playground during Hometown Huddle (10/22/13), an annual day of service across NFL with United Way...Attended Super School Visit at local elementary, promoting NFL Play 60…Hobbies/Interests: Owns more than 400 movies in his collection…His favorite movie of all time is The Wood, while his  favorite TV show is Martin…Also enjoys grilling and shooting hoops…Resides in Olmsted Township, Ohio.

 

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