Joseph

Evans

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Defensive Line
Height: 6'2"
Weight: 302lbs.
Class: Freshman
City/State: Haynesville, La.
High School: Haynesville HS
Experience: High School

Bio

2019 Signee
Tremendous athlete who doubled as a standout on the track and field team during his prep career ... Consensus three-star defensive tackle ... A three-year starter for Haynesville High School who played both offensive and defensive tackle throughout his career ... Helped his team reach the Class 1A semifinals in 2018 ... Ranked as the No. 19 defensive tackle in Louisiana and No. 45 in the nation by 247Sports ... Ranked No. 24 in the state by 247Sports ... Notched the 48thdefensive tackle spot by Rivals and ESPN ... Also claimed the No. 22 spot by a defensive tackle according to Rivals ... Compiled 38 tackles in nine games during his junior season ... Built off of his sophomore campaign where he recorded 23 tackles, two tackles for loss and one sack by notching 7.0 tackles for loss, 2.0 sacks, recovered three fumbles and forced one fumble in his junior campaign ... A two-sport athlete who received an offer from Yale as a shot putter ... Captured the 2018 LHSAA 1A state championship in the shot put after recording a personal record of 53-6.25 and finished fifth overall in the discus ... Father is Franklin Evans and mother is the late Deborah Evans ... Has two siblings ... Cousin of 10-year NFL veteran and Super Bowl Champion Doug Evans and former NFL player Demetric Evans.

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2019 Football Spring Game - Highlights
Coach Orgeron Interview - Pre Spring Game
Ed Orgeron Press Conference - April 2