Chart: Haitian Americans in the NFL

Friday, February 5, 2010; D04

The devastating earthquake that struck Haiti has highlighted the number of Haitian Americans in the NFL:

PlayerTeam/Last teamHome town, high school (if in South Florida)
Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie Cardinals Bradenton, Fla.
Rashad Jeanty Bengals Miami, Carol City High
Steve Octavien Cowboys Belle Glade, Fla.
Elvis Dumervil Broncos Miami, Miami Jackson High
Cliff Avril Lions Jacksonville, Fla.
Gosder Cherilus Lions Somerville, Mass. (born in Haiti)
Louis Delmas Lions Fort Pierce, Fla., North Miami Beach High
Pierre Garçon Colts Carmel, N.Y., John I. Leonard High in Greenacres, Fla.
Stanley Arnoux Saints Sunrise, Fla., Glades Day School
Jonathan Vilma Saints Coral Gables, Fla., Coral Gables High
William Joseph Raiders Miami, Miami Edison High
Max Jean-Gilles Eagles Miami, North Miami Beach High
Jacques Cesaire Chargers Gardner, Mass.
Antonio Cromartie Chargers Tallahassee
Ricky Jean-Francois 49ers Miami, Carol City High
Marc Dile BuccaneersMiami, Miami Edison High
Davin Joseph Buccaneers Hallandale, Fla., Hallandale High
D'Anthony Batiste Broncos (in 2009) Marksville, La.
Carlos Joseph Jaguars (in 2006) Miami, Miami Edison High
Vernand Morency Packers (in 2008) Miami, Miami Northwestern High
Jonal Saint-Dic Chiefs (in 2008) Elizabeth, N.J. (born in Haiti)

Sources: NFL and Washington Post research

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