Priest Anthony Holmes Position: RB 5-9 , 213lb (175cm, 96kg) Born: October 7 in Fort Smith, AR (Age: 49-111d) More bio, uniform, draft, salary info 3x Pro Bowl 3x All-Pro 1x SB Champ 2002 AP Off. PoY 26 33 31 SUMMARY Career G 113 AV 92 Rush 1780 Yds 8172 Y/A 4.6 TD 86 FantPt 1655.4 On this page: Rushing & Receiving Passing Kick & Punt Returns
Priest Anthony Holmes (born October 7, 1973)  is an American former football running back who played 11 seasons in the National Football League (NFL). He played college football for the University of Texas at Austin. He was signed by the Baltimore Ravens as an undrafted free agent in 1997.
Priest Holmes was one of the most dominant running backs in the NFL during his prime and enjoyed successful stints with the Kansas City Chiefs and Baltimore Ravens. Holmes was racking up offensive highlights on the gridiron from 1997-2007 before injuries put a premature end to his career.
In 1997, Priest’s NFL career took him to the Baltimore Ravens where he earned a ring in Super Bowl XXXV. Priest experienced his breakout success after signing with the Kansas City Chiefs in 2001. In his first season with the Chiefs, he became the NFL’s leading rusher with 1,555 yards for the 2001 season. VIEW THE NUMBERS OFF THE FIELD
Priest Holmes, a San Antonio, Texas native, attended John Marshall High School where he led his football team to the state championship game. After his senior year at Marshall High School, Priest went on to play for the University of Texas Longhorns in 1992, where he majored in Sports Management and received a Bachelor in Education (B.Ed).
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Priest Holmes finished his NFL career as one of the best running backs in history, Holmes accomplished a lot and received numerous awards. He played for the Baltimore Ravens and the Kansas City Chiefs throughout his career. He saw success as a member of both teams, and he established himself as a top offensive player throughout the league.
Priest Holmes is the biggest breakout in Fantasy history. Jed Jacobsohn / Getty Images Priest Holmes, 2001 and 2002 An undrafted five-year collegian out of Texas, Holmes ran for just 1,276...
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Holmes broke through with his first 1,000 rushing-yard campaign with seven rushing touchdowns. That included tallying a season-high 227 rushing yards against the Cincinnati Bengals. Coming off a productive collegiate career with Texas, it saw Priest Holmes go undrafted in the 1997 NFL draft before being signed by the Baltimore Ravens.