John Reid



Experience: 4 years

Height: 5-10

Age: 27

Weight: 187 lbs

College: Penn State


  • Solo
  • SCK
  • FF
  • INT

Recent Games

14JaguarsL 22 - 36
15@ChargersL 14 - 1750540000
16TexansL 14 - 19
17CowboysL 13 - 27

Career Stats

Defense Career

2020Houston Texans13111213110010
2021Seattle Seahawks112751260020
2022Tennessee Titans10



  • Registered five total tackles (five solo) and one quarterback hit in three games for the Titans this season.
  • Recorded 18 total tackles (13 solo) and three passes defensed on defense while adding seven special teams tackles (five solo) for Houston and Seattle (2020-21).


  • Played four seasons (2015-19) at Penn State in State College, PA.
  • Recorded 126 total tackles (84 solo), 37 passes defensed, 9.5 tackles for loss, seven interceptions, two fumble recoveries, 1.5 sacks and one forced fumble for the Nittany Lions.
  • Ranks 11th all-time at Penn State with 37 passes defensed.
  • Earned the Lions Pride Outstanding Senior Player Award in 2019 while recording a career-high 37 total tackles (26 solo), 10 passes defensed, 2.5 tackles for loss, two interceptions and 1.0 sack.
  • Registered 10 passes defensed in three consecutive seasons (2016-2019).
  • Tallied 24 total tackles (seven solo), 10 passes defensed, two interceptions and one tackle for loss as a junior.
  • Recorded 36 total tackles (23 solo), 10 passes defensed, a career-high five tackles for loss, one interception and one fumble recovery as a sophomore in 2016.
  • Appeared in 13 games as a freshman and recorded 29 total tackles (18 solo), seven passes defensed, two interceptions, one forced fumble, one fumble recovery and one tackle for loss in 2015.
  • Named to ESPN's All-Freshman Team in 2015.


  • Attended St. Joseph's Prep School in Philadelphia, PA.
  • Led St. Joseph's to back-to-back PIAA Class AAAA Championships in 2013 and 2014 while playing both offense and defense.
  • Honored as All-Catholic League MVP, first-team All-Catholic League on offense and defense, CBS Philly's Player of the Year, Pennsylvania Football News Defensive Player of the Year and first-team all-state in 2014.
  • Earned CBS Philly's Player of the Year accolades as a junior.
  • As a senior, he registered 699 receiving yards (19.4 ypc) and 12 touchdowns on offense and a pick-six on defense.
  • Recorded 12 touchdowns and four interceptions as a junior in 2013.
  • Son of John Reid and Lakita Purcell.
  • Majored in┬ádata sciences at Penn State.