A photo of Craig James. Craig James was a running back for Southern Methodist from 1979-1982. He was selected by the New England Patriots in the seventh round, as the nineteenth pick (overall: 187th), in the 1987 NFL Draft. TriviaEdit His nickname was "Pony." External LinksEdit Craig James on College Football Reference This article is a stub. You can help American Football Wiki by expanding it. Retrieved from "https://americanfootball.fandom.com/wiki/Craig_James?oldid=21017" Categories: Article stubs Southern Methodist players Former New England Patriots players 1987 Draft Class Add category Cancel Save Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.