A former sixth-round pick of the New York Giants, Geremy Davis is in his second year with the Chargers after joining the team mid-way through the 2016 season. Davis has appeared in 13 career games, including 10 as a rookie for the Giants in 2015.
The former University of Connecticut standout has a pet tortoise named Tez
TRANSACTION HISTORY: Sixth-round pick by New York Giants (186th overall), May 2, 2015...signed May 11...waived Sept. 3, 2016...re-signed to Giants’ practice squad, Sept. 4...signed with Chargers, Nov. 9.
2017: Began season on practice squad before being signed to active roster on Sept. 11…Waived on Sept. 16 before being signed to practice squad on Sept. 19…Signed to active roster Oct. 26...Appeared in two games and was inactive for eight others…at Denver (Sept. 11): Appeared on six plays on offense and seven on special teams…at New England (Oct. 29): Inactive (healthy scratch)…vs. Cleveland (Dec. 3): Appeared on six offensive plays…vs. Washington (Dec. 10): Inactive (healthy scratch).
2016: Saw action Weeks 15-17
2015: NFL debut Sept. 13 at Dallas...fi rst NFL catch Sept. 20 vs. Atlanta.
COLLEGE: His 165 catches and 2,292 yards were both school records in FBS era...71 catches for 1,085 yards as junior in 2013, school’s first 1,000-yard receiver since 1998...redshirted in 2010...played at Connecticut from 2011-14...communications sciences major.
PERSONAL: Born in Lawrenceville, Georgia...honorable mention Class-AAAA all-state and fi rst-team all-county at Norcross High in Lawrenceville...team captain...selected to play in Rivalries of Gwinnett All-Star Game in 2009.