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Janoris Jenkins denies smoking marijuana at North Alabama after getting booted by Florida

Janoris Jenkins is considered to be one of the top cornerback prospects in the draft, but his troubled past concerns teams. Jenkins was a freshman All-American at Florida in 2008, but he was kicked off the team by coach Will Muschamp last April. His rap sheet at Florida included three arrests, failed drug tests, and he also has four children with three women. A report last week...
Via Larry Brown Sports
April 19, 2012  |  Discuss

Small School Player Bios and Scouting Report: Part 1 Janoris Jenkins

Janoris Jenkins: Northern Alabama Background Character: Leadership: 5 (Below Average NFL Skill Level) Attitude: 4.5 (Great 2nd Tier Skill) Work Ethic: 4.5 (Great 2nd Tier Skill) Off the Field Attitude: 3 (Great 3rd Tier Skill) Coachability: 4.5 (Great 2nd Tier Skill) Production: 5.5 (Adequate NFL Skill) Athleticism: Balance: 8 (Great NFL Skill) Flexibility: 8 (Great NFL Skill) Change...
Via Down and Distance
April 18, 2012  |  Discuss

Jenkins denies report of continued drug usage

North Alabama cornerback Janoris Jenkins was dismissed from the University of Florida football program after three arrests: two possession of marijuana charges and another stemming from a bar fight. However, Jenkins was emphatic in denying a report that he allegedly kept using marijuana after enrolling at North Alabama where he was subject to a zero-tolerance policy.
April 18, 2012  |  Discuss

Janoris Jenkins continued drug use at North Alabama

Yesterday, I addressed how I thought teams should handle off-field problems of players and prospects. In that piece, I mentioned that Janoris Jenkins would likely be the poster-boy for prospects with potential character issues. It would seem that I made an accurate assessment. It was reported by Albert Breer that Jenkins continued his drug use even after he chose to move to North...
Via This Given Sunday
April 13, 2012  |  Discuss

Will Janoris Jenkins be worth the risk for one NFL team?

One could make the argument that there’s less intrigue at the top of the draft this year than there is at the bottom. It would appear as though Andrew Luck will go to the Colts at No. 1 and the Redskins will select Robert Griffin III at No. 2. While the Vikings are reportedly looking at three prospects sitting at No. 3, if they choose Matt Kalil then other pieces could predictable...
Via The Scores Report
April 12, 2012  |  Discuss

Top 5 Small-School 2012 NFL Draft Prospects

The National Football League logo is displayed near the stage during round one of the 2011 NFL Draft Pick at Radio City Music Hall on April 28, 2011 in New York City. UPI/Monika Graff Here are my top 5 small-school prospects for the 2012 NFL Draft. 1. Janoris Jenkins, CB, North Alabama Jenkins is technically a small-school prospect because he finished his collegiate career...
Via The Scores Report
April 02, 2012  |  Discuss

SEC Draft Brakdown Part Two: Florida, Tennessee, and Vanderbilt

SEC Draft Breakdown Part Two: Florida, Tennessee, and Vanderbilt This does not have near the power as it could have. With the general tomfoolery from Janoris Jenkins and Janzen Jackson, two of the first two rounds were taken from the SEC before its time. And as before? There is no mention of prospects where the [...]
Via SEC Football Blogger
March 31, 2012  |  Discuss

2012 NFL Draft: Five Small-School Sensations To Watch

1) CB Janoris Jenkins, North Alabama     Following his three years as a starter for Florida, Jenkins transferred to North Alabama after multiple run-ins with both the law and his coaches.  Even though the competition was not comparable, Jenkins kept himself in the top three or four as his position.  He is a natural cover corner with good instincts and exceptional quick-twitch...
Via Football Nation
March 24, 2012  |  Discuss

Jenkins trying to move on at Combine

Janoris Jenkins from tiny University of North Alabama is one of the most talented defensive backs in this year's NFL draft. You'd also be hard-pressed to find a prospective NFL rookie carrying more negative cargo into his NFL Combine team interviews than this premier cornerback. At 23, he has four children, three boys and a girl ages 3, 2, 1 and three months. He also has...
Via Fox Sports
February 26, 2012  |  Discuss

Former Gator Janoris Jenkins headed to Senior Bowl

North Alabama CB Janoris Jenkins looking to impress NFL scouts at Senior BowlGAINESVILLE — Former Florida CB Janoris Jenkins has accepted an invite to the Senior Bowl, giving a chance to audition in front of NFL scouts in Mobile, Ala.
Via Orlando Sentinel
January 22, 2012  |  Discuss
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