|Seattle Seahawks — No. 18|
|Date of Birth: September 1 1986|
|Place of Birth: Gaffney, South Carolina
|National Football League debut|
|2007 for the Minnesota Vikings|
|Career Highlights and Awards|
|College: South Carolina|
|NFL Draft: 2007 / Round: 2 / Pick: 44|
|Career stats to date|
|Stats at NFL.com|
Personal life[edit | edit source]
Rice, youngest of three brothers (Tramell and Jarvis), is a native of Gaffney, SC, where he played both football and basketball for the Gaffney Indians. Rice was named All-State in both sports, leading the hoops team to consecutive state titles and the football team to a state championship as well.
NFL career[edit | edit source]
Rice was drafted 44th overall by the Minnesota Vikings. He signed a four year contract with the Vikings on July 27, 2007. On July 28, 2011 Rice signed a 5 year, $41 million contract with the Seattle Seahawks.