Javier Arenas

Date of Birth
Oct 27, 1987
College
Alabama
Height
5-9
Weight
197 lbs

Javier Arenas

Bio

Javier Arenas is a cornerback for the Atlanta Falcons. He played college football at the University of Alabama and was drafted in the second round of the 2010 NFL Draft.

EARLY YEARS

Arenas was born on October 28, 1987 in Tampa, Florida. As a senior at Robinson High School, Arenas set the record for most punt and kick returns for TDs in school history. He returned four punts and three kickoffs for scores. That year he was named first-team All-Suncoast.

UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA

Arenas was used primarily as a kick and punt returner while at Alabama, but he did see time at cornerback after his freshman year.

He had his first career interceptions as a junior. That season, Arenas finished with 63 tackles, two sacks, and one interception that he returned for a TD. He also added a NCAA-high three pun...