|Position:||Senior Personnel Executive|
|Born:||November 24, 1968|
Fayetteville, North Carolina
|Height:||5 ft 9 in (1.75 m)|
|Weight:||165 lb (75 kg)|
|High school:||Irvine (CA)|
|College:||San Diego State|
|Career NFL statistics|
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Jimmy Arthur Raye III (born November 24, 1968) is an American football former professional player and current team executive in the National Football League (NFL). Since 2018, Raye has been the Senior Personnel Executive for the Detroit Lions of the NFL.
Raye is the son of Jimmy Raye II, who was the offensive coordinator for seven different NFL teams, most recently the San Francisco 49ers. He attended Irvine High School in Irvine, California during his high school years.
A wide receiver for the Aztecs of San Diego State University (SDSU) from 1986 to 1990, Raye earned a bachelor's degree in public administration. He left SDSU tied for eighth on the school's all-time receiving list with 111 catches.
National Football League career
He was the offensive quality control coach for the Kansas City Chiefs in 1995. He joined the San Diego Chargers as a scout from 1996–1999, and served as the team's director of college scouting from 2000–2007. He was the Chargers' director of player personnel from 2008–2012.
- "Colts hire Raye". Colts.com. January 14, 2013. Retrieved January 14, 2013.
- "Bears to interview four GM candidates". Chicagobears.com. January 11, 2012. Retrieved March 6, 2012.
- McClain, John (May 18, 2017). "Texans hire Jimmy Raye III as assistant general manager". Houston Chronicle. Retrieved May 18, 2017.
- Alper, Josh (June 19, 2018). "Lions add Jimmy Raye III to front office". nbcsports. Retrieved June 19, 2018.
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