Defensive tackle with great size and strength ... Skilled tackler that is gifted athletically and demonstrates great change of direction along the line.
FRESHMAN SEASON (2017)
Saw action on the line in the first five games of his debut season ... Finished with five total tackles, including a career-high five against Chattanooga ... Also totaled a tackle against Syracuse.
A four-star recruit per Scout ... Named a three-star prospect according to Rivals, 247Sports, Scout and ESPN ... Rated as the No. 1 defensive tackle in the state of Alabama by Scout ... Played center for the varsity basketball squad ... Invited to the Alabama-Mississippi All-Star game ... Selected to the 2015 and 2016 Class 7A First Team Defense All-State football team by the Alabama Sports Writers Association ... Voted to the All-USA Alabama First Team Defense ... Two-time All-Coastal Alabama First Team Defense selection ... Wrapped up senior season totaling 101 tackles, 28 tackles for loss, 13 sacks and 14 quarterback hurries ... Tallied 86 tackles and 17 tackles for loss during his junior campaign ... Coached by Rick Cauley.
Parents are Sherry Barnes and Neil Adrian Farrell Sr. ... Born Sept. 9, 1998 ... Majoring in sport administration.
NEIL FARRELL JR.'S CAREER HIGHS
Tackles: 4 vs. Chattanooga, Sep 9, 2017