NameNo.PosSeasons playedGamesStarts
Jeris White 45 CB 1977-79 46 46
CollegeHeightWeightDate of birth
Hawaii 5-11 185 3-Sep-52
How acquiredHow left
Trade - Miami - 1977 Trade - 1980 - Washington
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Profile
Three-year starter at cornerback opposite Mike Washington and part of the NFC Central Division winning team in 1979 that ranked No.1 in the entire NFL in defense. Went on to a win a Super Bowl ring with the Redskins in the 1982 strike-shortened season. Originally a 2nd round pick of the Dolphins in 1974, he had one magical game for Miami in which he recorded two interceptions and two fumble recoveries. Led all Buccaneer defensive backs in tackles during the 1978 season.

1977 1978 1979
GamesStartsGamesStartsGamesStarts
14 14 16 16 16 16

Interceptions
Season No. Yards Avg LG TD
1977 4 61 15.3 32 0
1978 5 56 11.2 31 0
1979 3 39 13.0 39 0
Total 12 156 13.0 39 0
Tackles
Season Solo Asst Total
1977 91
1978 103
1979 81
Total 275
Special Teams' Tackles
Season Solo Asst Total
1978 2
1979 4
Total 6
SacksPasses Defensed
Season No. Season No
197818
19790.5 197916
Total0.5 Total34