Jamie Collins (American football)

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Jamie Collins
No. 91     New England Patriots
Outside linebacker
Personal information
Date of birth: (1989-10-20) October 20, 1989 (age 24)
Place of birth: McCall Creek, Mississippi
Height: 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)Weight: 250 lb (113 kg)
Career information
High school: Franklin County High School
College: Southern Miss
NFL Draft: 2013 / Round: 2 / Pick: 52
Debuted in 2013 for the New England Patriots
Career history
Roster status: Active
Career highlights and awards
  • First-team All-C-USA (2012)
Career NFL statistics as of Week 16, 2013
Tackles40
Quarterback sacks0.0
Interceptions0
Forced fumbles0
Stats at NFL.com
 
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Jamie Collins
No. 91     New England Patriots
Outside linebacker
Personal information
Date of birth: (1989-10-20) October 20, 1989 (age 24)
Place of birth: McCall Creek, Mississippi
Height: 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)Weight: 250 lb (113 kg)
Career information
High school: Franklin County High School
College: Southern Miss
NFL Draft: 2013 / Round: 2 / Pick: 52
Debuted in 2013 for the New England Patriots
Career history
Roster status: Active
Career highlights and awards
  • First-team All-C-USA (2012)
Career NFL statistics as of Week 16, 2013
Tackles40
Quarterback sacks0.0
Interceptions0
Forced fumbles0
Stats at NFL.com

Jamie Collins (born October 20, 1989) is an American football linebacker for the New England Patriots of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football for the University of Southern Mississippi. The New England Patriots picked him in the second round of the 2013 NFL Draft.

Early years[edit]

Collins was born in McCall Creek, Mississippi. He attended Franklin County High School in Meadville, Mississippi, where he played high school football for the Franklin County Bulldogs.

College career[edit]

Collins enrolled in the University of Southern Mississippi, and played for the Southern Miss Golden Eagles football team from 2009 to 2012. He played defensive back, defensive end and linebacker. During his college career, he compiled 314 tackles, 21 quarterback sacks, three interceptions and three touchdowns. He was a first-team All-Conference USA selection following his senior season in 2012.

Professional career[edit]

2013 NFL Combine[edit]

Pre-draft measurables
HtWtArm lengthHand size40-yd dash10-yd split20-yd split20-ss3-coneVertBroadBP
6 ft 3 in250 lb33 3/4 in9 3/4 in4.59 s1.58 s2.61 s4.32 s7.10 s41.5 in11 ft 7 in19 reps
All values from NFL Combine.[1]l

Collins holds the NFL Combine Record for longest Broad Jump at 11 feet, 7 inches.

2013 NFL Draft[edit]

Collins was the first player selected by the New England Patriots in the 2013 NFL Draft; they picked him in the second round, with the 52nd selection overall.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Adrian Peterson-Oklahoma RB-2007 NFL Draft Scout Player Profile". Nfldraftscout.com. Retrieved November 28, 2008. 

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