Junior to Watch: Jamaal Jones
School: Englewood (N.J.) Bergen Catholic
Position: Defensive end
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Size and speed: Jamaal is 6-foot-3, 242 pounds and runs a 4.9-second 40-yard dash.
Statistics: As a junior, Jones had six sacks while making 40 tackles. 15 of his tackles were for a loss.
Favorite Schools: He has no favorites at this time, but is drawing interest from the likes of Maryland, Rutgers, Virginia, Duke, Michigan, West Virginia, Virginia Tech and Pittsburgh among others. He has an offer from West Virginia.
Skinny: This should be a big year for Jamaal. He is a big kid with a good frame and the ability to put on 30 pounds of muscle. He hails from one of the best football programs in the state of New Jersey as Bergen Catholic puts out Division One players every year and are consistently ranked in the state’s top 10.
For now, Jamaal plays defensive end, but in college he could be moved to defensive tackle or maybe even the offensive line. Keep an eye open for him this upcoming season because college recruiters sure will be.