Retired NFL receiver Jermaine Lewis tells TMZ, he was NOT resisting arrest when police entered his home and tased him in front of his 4-year-old son on Monday -- after he allegedly went on a… READ MORE >
Jermaine Edward Lewis (born October 16, 1974 in Lanham, Maryland) is a retired American football wide receiver in the National Football League. He was originally drafted in the fifth round (153 overall) of the 1996 NFL Draft by the Baltimore Ravens. He played college football at Maryland. In his career, Lewis has also played for the Houston Texans, and Jacksonville Jaguars. Lewis attended Eleanor Roosevelt High School, where he was a two-time team MVP as a running back, while also as a sprinter on the track team, setting a national high school record in the 200 meters in 1991. Lewis was a four-year starter at Maryland, where he set several ACC records, including a record 193 receptions. Lewis was selected by the Baltimore Ravens in the fifth round (153 overall) of the 1996 NFL Draft. As a rookie, he established himself as the team's kick and punt returner, as well as their slot receiver.