James Richard Laurinaitis is an American football linebacker for the St. Louis Rams of the National Football League . Laurinaitis played college football for Ohio State University, was a three-time consensus All-American, and was recognized as the top college linebacker. He was selected by the St. Louis Rams in the second round of the 2009 NFL Draft. Laurinaitis was born in Wayzata, Minnesota. He was raised in a family of athletes, and his father and two uncles were professional wrestlers. He attended Wayzata High School, and played high school football and hockey. He was touted as a...
|Birthdate:||December 3, 1986|
|All Positions Played:||Linebacker|
|Education:||Wayzata High School, Ohio State University|
|Also known as:||James Richard Laurinaitis, "Defensive Mr. Football"|