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29 Jakobi Johnson

At Princeton — 2013: recorded 14 tackles and one interception as a member of the defensive backfield … returned an onsides kick 46 yards for a touchdown in the 59-23 victory over Yale … had career-high six tackles and an interception in 50-22 win at Georgetown … helped Princeton win 10th Ivy League title in program history, and first since 2006 season. 2012: recovered a fumble on a kickoff against Harvard during Princeton's 39-34 comeback win over the Crimson … added a special teams tackle against Penn.

At Waubonsie Valley — earned all-area, all-conference and all-city honors while playing multiple skill positions on both sides of the ball ... recorded two punt return touchdowns, two blocked field goals and one interception during his senior season ... led team to second round of the playoffs ... three-time captain ... three-year letterwinner in basketball and earned one letter in track ... all-conference and all-area basketball player ... Indian Prairie Scholar ... nominated for Congressional Student Leadership Conference of LeadAmerica ... member of the French Honor Society ... nominated for the National Youth Leadership Forum on Medicine ... inducted into Quad County Urban League's Academic Hall of Fame.

Personal — born Aug. 27, 1993 ... son of Thayer and Natalie Johnson ... father is a software engineer; mother is a mat teacher ... has an older brother Jelani ... enjoys playing the piano, basketball and tennis ... interested in studying a field in science.

Year Tackles (s/a) TFL Sacks FF/FR INT BrUp
2012 1 (1/0) 0 0 0/1 0 0
2013 14 (8/6) 0 0 0/0 1-0 0
Totals 15 (9/6) 0 0 0/1 1-0 0
Position: Cornerback
Height: 5'11"
Weight: 190
Year: Senior
Hometown: Aurora, Ill.
High School: Waubonsie Valley
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