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Darrell Jackson, Jr.

position

Defensive Line

Height

6-6

Weight

300 lbs.

Class

Sophomore

Hometown

Havana, Fla.

High School

Gadsden County

Previous School

Maryland

Instagram

@thedarrelljackson

Twitter

@95productions1

Darrell Jackson, Jr. - Football - University of Miami Athletics

2022 (Sophomore): Started the season off with a solo tackle against Southern Miss (Sept. 10)…Posted two tackles and one sack for a loss of two yards at Texas A&M (Sept. 17)…Posted three tackles against MTSU (Sept. 24)…

Before Miami: Spent true freshman season (2021) at Maryland, where he appeared in all 13 games with one start…Finished with 22 tackles (15 solo)…Made first start of career in Pinstripe Bowl win over Virginia Tech, where he tied a career high with six tackles…Posted six tackles in win at Illinois.

High School: Ranked No. 44 strongside defensive end in nation by Rivals out of high school…Played defensive end, defensive tackle and tight end at Gadsden County High School … Helped lead Gadsden County to 6-2 record in 2020, tallying 23 tackles (17 solo),5.5 tackles for loss, one sack and one fumble recovery.