07/07/2016 9:29 AM -
JACKSONVILLE –The Sharks announced today that they have claimed wide receiver Jeremy Gallon from reassignment. Per team policy, terms of the contract were not released.
Gallon (5’8, 185) was drafted in the 7th round by the New England Patriots (244 overall.) However Gallon didn’t make the 53-man roster and after tryouts with the Miami Dolphins, Indianapolis Colts and Green Bay Packers Gallon signed by the Brooklyn Bolts of the Fall Experimental Football League in October of 2014.
Later that year, Gallon signed a contract with the Oakland
Gallon was put on reassignment on July 5th and was assigned to the Jacksonville Sharks.
Before his pro career, Gallon had a decorated career at Michigan. Gallon enrolled in the University in 2009 and was redshirted his freshman year.
The Apopka, Florida native was a
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