Defensive Back
Height: 6'1"
Weight: 193lbs.
Class: Freshman
Hometown: Jena, La.
High School: Hebron
Major: Undecided
Experience: Redshirt


A two-sport athlete who was considered one of the best cornerbacks in the nation by Rivals.com and Scout.com in 2010 ... Played safety and cornerback at Hebron High School in Carrollton, Texas ... Recorded 27 tackles, two interceptions and one fumble recovery his junior season ... Member of the 2010 Texas Preseason Top 100 and was named to the final Houston Chronicle Texas Top 100 ... Finished his senior season with 49 tackles, 11 pass breakups, four interceptions, one forced fumble and a fumble recovery ... Member of Hebron High School's track team, anchoring the team's 400 and 800 relays at the state meet, 400 team finishing runner's up ... Moved to Texas two years ago from Jena, La., to live with his sister, the wife of Dallas Cowboys' defensive lineman Jason Hatcher ... Coached by Brian Brazil.

Full name is David Dejuan Jenkins ... Mother is Dianne Beard ... Born Feb. 8, 1993, in Alexandria, La. ... Has two siblings - Natasha and Alysa ... Plans to major in criminal justice.


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David Jenkins - 2011 Football Signee Highlights