Santonio Holmes

Football Wide Receivers
Born Mar 3, 1984

Santonio Holmes Jr. is an American football wide receiver for the New York Jets of the National Football League. He was drafted by the Pittsburgh Steelers in the first round of the 2006 NFL Draft after playing college football at THE Ohio State. In 2009, Holmes was named MVP of Super Bowl XLIII.… Read More

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Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Santonio Holmes.


1984 Birth Born on March 3, 1984.


2002 18 Years Old Holmes attended Ohio State University where he was red shirted when the Buckeyes won the 2002 National Championship. … Read More


Holmes left college a year early and was taken in the first round (25 overall) of the 2006 NFL Draft by the defending Super Bowl XL champion Pittsburgh Steelers. … Read More
Holmes was named the Steelers' starting split end coming into training camp. He enjoyed a breakout season in 2007 as he led the Steelers in receiving yards, receiving touchdowns, and emerged as one of the better known deep threats in the NFL. … Read More
2008 - 2009 2 More Events
On March 24, 2010, Anshonae Mills filed a lawsuit against Holmes over a March 7 incident in which she alleges Holmes threw a glass at her in an Orlando nightclub, resulting in a cut above her eye. … Read More
2011 27 Years Old 1 More Event
Holmes re-signed with the Jets during the offseason, shortly before the start of 2011 season agreeing to a 5-year deal. … Read More
2012 28 Years Old Holmes was lost for the remainder of the 2012 season after sustaining a severe Lisfranc foot injury in Week 4 against the San Francisco 49ers, and was eventually placed on injured reserve.
2013 29 Years Old The Jets approached Holmes in the offseason to restructure his contract; Holmes obliged. Holmes' rehabilitation from foot surgery continued into training camp and the preseason. Holmes was removed from the active/physically unable to perform list and moved to the active roster on August 23, 2013.


Holmes was released by the Jets on March 10, 2014.
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