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Jakob Brashear
Jakob  Brashear
Class:
RS Sophomore

Hometown:
Dacula, Ga.

High School:
Dacula

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 223

Position:
LB


04/17/2017

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2017 (Redshirt Freshman): Appeared in one game, the season finale vs. Georgia (Nov. 25) ... Did not record any statistics.

2016 (True Freshman): Redshirted.

High School: Ranked as the No. 7 outside linebacker in the state of Georgia and No. 87 OLB nationally by Scout.com ... Named second-team all-county as a senior ... Two-way standout excelled at both linebacker and running back during prep career ... Earned Gwinnett Daily Post Offensive Player of the Week recognition after rushing for 170 yards and three touchdowns on just 19 carries while also posting five tackles in a win over Brookwood during senior campaign ... Recorded 74 tackles (including six sacks) and ran for 535 yards and eight touchdowns while helping lead Dacula H.S. (coach Tommy Jones) to a 9-1 regular-season record as a junior in 2014 (good for the school's best regular-season record in eight seasons).

Personal: Full name is William Jakob Brashear ... Born Nov. 20, 1997 ... Son of Todd and Amy Brashear ... Has a younger brother, Brandon ... Started playing football at age five ... Majoring in business administration.