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  • Thu., Sep. 10, 2015 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM PDT 2015 NFL Season Kicks Off

    The NFL officially kicks off the 2015 regular season.

  • Sat., Sep. 12, 2015 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM PDT Raiders Back-toFootball 5K

    The 3rd Annual Raiders Back to Football 5k and Kids Run will take place on September 12, 2015, at 9 a.m. at O.co Coliseum.


    5k runners will receive:

        •    Ticket to a Raiders Home Game
        •    Shirt
        •    A commemorative finisher’s item

    Kids Fun Run participants will receive:

        •    Shirt courtesy of Raider Image
        •    A commemorative finisher’s item

    After the race, stick around and enjoy live music, food from some local food trucks, samples from vendors and a chance to take a picture with the Super Bowl Trophies.

    Click here to register!

Team

DJ Hayden
CB #25
Height:
5-11
Weight:
190
Age:
25
College:
Houston
Hometown:
Houston, Texas
Experience:
3

Quick Stats (2014):

TCKL
47
SCK
0.0
FF
0
INT
1
Career Stats
SeasonTeamGamesTacklesInterceptionsFumbles
GGSTotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntYdsAvgLngTDsFFFR
TOTAL 72 64 8 0.0 0 12 2 -1 -- 0 0 1 0
2014 OAK 10 8 47 42 5 0.0 -- 10 1 -1 -1 -1 0 0 --
2013 OAK 8 2 25 22 3 0.0 -- 2 1 0 -- 0 0 1 --
Recent Games
WKOppResultTacklesInterceptionsFumbles
TotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntYdsAvgLngTDsFFFR
8 @CLE L 13-23 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
9 @SEA L 24-30 7 5 2 -- -- 2 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
10 DEN L 17-41 3 3 0 -- -- 3 1 -1 -1 -1 0 0 --
11 @SD L 6-13 6 6 0 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
12 KC W 24-20 3 3 0 -- -- 1 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
13 @STL L 0-52 6 6 0 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
14 SF W 24-13 5 5 0 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
15 @KC L 13-31 4 4 0 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
16 BUF W 26-24 6 6 0 -- -- 1 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
17 @DEN L 14-47 7 4 3 -- -- 3 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --

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Selected by Oakland Raiders in the first round (12th overall) of the 2013 NFL Draft, April 25, 2013.

Selected by Oakland Raiders in the first round (12th overall) of the 2013 NFL Draft, April 25, 2013.

AT A GLANCE

  • Raiders’ first-round pick in 2013, career totals include 74 tackles (60 solo), two INTs, 18 passes defensed and one forced fumble in 18 games.
  • Played in 10 games with eight starts in 2014, setting career highs in tackles and passes defensed.
  • Played in eight games during his rookie year, posting 29 tackles and one INT before suffering a season-ending groin injury in November.
  • As a senior at Houston, suffered a season-ending injury when he tore his inferior vena cava from a collision in practice.
  • Earned first-team All-Conference USA honors despite playing in just nine games as a senior.

CAREER: Former first-round selection enters his third season with the Raiders, having played in 18 games over the previous two years…Career totals include 74 tackles (60 solo), two INTs, 18 passes defensed and one forced fumble…Began the 2014 campaign on the reserve/physically unable to perform list for the first six games before returning for the final 10…Played primarily in nickel situations as a rookie in 2013 before an injury ended his year.

2014: Spent the first six games on the reserve/physically unable to perform list with a foot injury before returning to play in the final 10 games with eight starts in second NFL season...Totaled 45 tackles (37 solo) and tied for the team lead with 16 passes defensed...Also recorded second career INT...(10/26) at Cle.: Saw first action in nearly a calendar year, playing on special teams and in red zone defensive packages...(11/2) at Sea.: Played significant snaps on defense due to the absence of CB Carlos Rogers...Posted six tackles (three) and a career-best four passes defensed...(11/9) vs. Den.: Started at cornerback and notched his first INT of the season, picking off QB Peyton Manning on the game’s second play from scrimmage...Credited with two solo tackles and two passes defensed...(11/16) at SD: Started at cornerback and registered a career-high seven tackles (six)...Posted one pass defensed and helped limit San Diego to just 180 yards through the air...(11/20) vs. KC: Notched four tackles (three) and one pass defensed...(12/7) vs. SF: Totaled four tackles (three) and one pass defensed...(12/14) at KC: Credited with four solo tackles and two passes defensed...(12/21) vs. Buf.: Tied a season high with six solo tackles...Also credited with two passes defensed...(12/28) at Den.: Started eighth straight game, posting six tackles (five) and three passes defensed.

2013: Played in eight games with two starts before having rookie season cut short due to a groin injury...Saw significant action on the outside in nickel situations...Recorded 29 tackles (23 solo), one INT, two passes defensed and one forced fumble...Placed on the reserve/injured list on Nov. 20...(9/8) at Ind.: Made NFL debut, seeing action at cornerback in nickel situations...Credited with three solo tackles...Also saw action as a gunner on punt coverage...(9/15) vs. Jac.: Posted six tackles (five) and first career pass defensed...(9/23) at Den.: Made first career start...Saw extensive action, totaling six tackles (two)...(10/6) vs. SD: Recorded first career INT, picking off QB Philip Rivers in the end zone late in the fourth quarter, essentially clinching a Raiders victory...Also tied a season high with six tackles (five)...Credited with a pass defensed...(10/13) at KC: Forced a third-quarter fumble with a hit on WR Donnie Avery inside the Raiders’ 10-yard line...Added two solo tackles...(10/27) vs. Pit.: Credited with five solo tackles...(11/3) vs. Phi.: Made second start of the season...Posted one solo tackle.

COLLEGE: Played two years at Houston after transferring from Navarro Junior College in Corsicana, Texas…Garnered All-Conference USA honors in each of his two seasons at Houston…Played in 22 games with 21 starts before having his senior season cut short due to an injury to his inferior vena cava, suffered in a practice collision…Recorded 127 tackles (90 solo), six INTs, one sack, 11 tackles for loss, six forced fumbles, three fumble recoveries and 19 passes defensed in two seasons…As a senior, started all nine games in which he appeared…Earned first-team All-Conference USA honors despite missing last portion of the season due to his injury…Ranked second on the team with four INTs and eight passes defensed…Returned two of four INTs for TDs, including a 75-yard return at SMU and a 95-yard return vs. UTEP…Had two INTs vs. UTEP…Also picked off a pass and forced a fumble at UCLA…Posted a career-high 10 tackles vs. Louisiana Tech…Named Conference USA Defensive Newcomer of the Year as a junior…Named second-team All-Conference USA…Led team with 11 passes defensed and finished fifth on team with two INTs…Forced a team-high five fumbles…Forced a fumble in each of the season’s final five games…Recovered two fumbles…Had eight tackles for loss and one sack…Returned an INT 54 yards for a score at UAB…Helped lead Navarro Junior College to the 2010 NJCAA national championship…Played in 11 games, posting 35 tackles (33) as a sophomore…Ranked No. 41 on Rivals.com’s top-50 junior college players…Had three INTs, including one return for a TD…Registered six passes defensed…Played in 10 games as a freshman, totaling 23 tackles…Majored in sociology.

PERSONAL: Attended Fort Bend Elkins High School in Missouri City, Texas…Played four years of basketball…Participated in various Play 60 events and Toys for Tots as a rookie in 2013.

 

Recent Videos

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    Posted May 19, 2015

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  • Raiders Top 5 Interceptions of 2014

    Posted Feb 9, 2015

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  • Best of DJ Hayden

    Posted Jan 8, 2015

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    Posted Dec 12, 2014

    CB DJ Hayden has spent this season trying to return to form after dealing with multiple injuries that have caused him to miss significant playing time.

  • Hayden Picks Manning

    Posted Nov 12, 2014

    Check out the bench reaction to CB DJ Hayden's interception of Denver QB Peyton Manning on the second play of the game last week.