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Junior Galette
Junior Galette
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Junior Galette

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Date of birth
Mar 27, 1988
College
Stillman
Height
6-2
Weight
258 Lbs

Bio

Junior Galette is a defensive for the New Orleans Saints. He was an undrafted free agent signed by the Saints in 2010.

EARLY YEARS

Galette was born on March 27, 1988 in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. After moving to New Jersey, he graduated from St. Joseph Regional High School in Montvale, N.J in 2006.

TEMPLE UNIVERSITY

Galette played three years at Temple University. As a freshman, he played linebacker, making 52 tackles and recording one sack. He was then moved to defensive end for his next two seasons, where he recorded 15 sacks and three forced fumbles.

He was suspended from the team after his junior year and transferred to Stillman College, a D-II school in Tuscaloosa, Alabama.

NEW ORLEANS SAINTS

Galette did not get drafted during the 2010 NFL Draft, but signed with the Saints as a free agent.

After making the roster as an undrafted free agent, Galette played sparingly in his first three seasons, despite recording 9.5 sacks in two starts. Under new defensive coordinator Rob Ryan, Galette became the full-time starter at outside linebacker in 2013. In his first season at linebacker, Galette had 29 tackles, 12 sacks, two fumble recoveries, and one forced fumble. His biggest game came against the Carolina Panthers on December 8, 2013 when he recorded three sacks. 

Statistics

Stats SOLO AST TOTAL SK QB HIT TFL INT YDS LONG TD FF FRC TD SAF
2013 Regular Season 35 5 40 12.0 22 9 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0

Game Log

Date Opponent Result SOLO AST TOTAL SK QB HIT TFL INT FF FRC TD
12-28-2014 @ Tampa Bay Buccaneers Tampa Bay Buccaneers 20-23 2 1 3 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0
12-21-2014 @ Atlanta Falcons Atlanta Falcons 14-30 2 1 3 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0
12-15-2014 @ Chicago Bears Chicago Bears 15-31 2 0 2 2.0 1 0 0 1 0 0
12-7-2014 @ Carolina Panthers Carolina Panthers 10-41 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
11-30-2014 @ Pittsburgh Steelers Pittsburgh Steelers 32-35 2 0 2 0.0 2 0 0 0 0 0

News

Junior Galette: Not Facing Charges

Junior Galette: Not Facing Charges

by Football News

New Orleans Saints defensive lineman Junior Galette, who was arrested on suspicion of domestic violence in early January, had his charges dismissed Thursday, according to the New Orleans Times-Picayune... Read more

Jordan Highlights 5 Saints Traveling To Hawaii

Jordan Highlights 5 Saints Traveling To Hawaii

by Nicholas Tecce

Although the season ended in an unsatisfying way for the New Orleans Saints, five players will get the opportunity to show off their skills one more time when they participate in the Pro Bowl in Hawaii... Read more

Saints Looking To Cure Road Woes And Ground Soaring Eagles

Saints Looking To Cure Road Woes And Ground Soaring Eagles

by Nicholas Tecce

With the playoffs starting this weekend, the New Orleans Saints can reflect back on their season and take from it several positives to use as confidence builders as the team prepares to battle the Philadelphia Eagles Saturday night on the road... Read more