Jacob

Phillips

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Linebacker
Height: 6'3"
Weight: 237lbs.
Class: Freshman
City/State: Nashville, Tenn.
High School: East Nashville HS
Major: Management
Experience: High School

Bio

HIGH SCHOOL
One of the nation's top inside linebackers by 247Sports, Scout and Rivals ... Rated as a five-star recruit according to Rivals and four-star player by ESPN, Scout and 247Sports ... Ranked in the state of Tennessee as the No. 3 player by Rivals and No. 4 by 247Sports ... Nationally, ranked No. 29 by Rivals and No. 46 by 247Sports ... Surpassed 200 career tackles through two seasons of varsity football at East Nashville Magnet High School ... Averaged 12.3 tackles per game in 2016 and finished as the team leader in tackles for loss with seven ... Returned an interception and fumble for a touchdown in the same game during his senior season ... For his career, finished with four interceptions and a fumble recovery in 20 games ... Selected to play in the U.S. Army All-American Bowl ... Earned Tennessee's Mr. Football Award in Class 3A to wrap up his high school career ... Coached by Brian Waite.

PERSONAL
Born April 1, 1999 ... Majoring in management.

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Jacob Phillips - 2017 Football Signee Highlights