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Meet Jets fifth-round selection inside linebacker Jeremiah George

The New York Jets made their fifth-round selection Saturday, taking Jeremiah George out of Iowa State. In the coming month, there will be plenty of coverage of the newest member of the Jets. But in the meantime, here are five things to know about the inside linebacker: 1) Speed and strength: George ran the 40-yard dash in 4.66 at his pro day, tied for second fastest among inside...
Via cover32 - Jets
May 10, 2014  |  Discuss

New York Jets Select – Jeremiah George LB Iowa St.

With the 154th pick in the 2014 NFL Draft the New York Jets selected Jeremiah George, Linebacker, Iowa St.  The Jets continue to address needs with their first linebacker of the draft. George is a fit as a 3-4 middle linebacker and should immediately contribute on special teams. Combine Numbers Height: 5’11″ Weight: 234 lbs Arm Length: 31 7/8″ Hands: 9 1/4″ 40: 4.66 seconds...
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May 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Big 12: Officials handled call correctly in Texas' win

The Big 12 says its officials correctly handled a controversial call late in Texas' 31-30 win over Iowa State on Thursday night. With just over a minute to play, Texas running back Johnathan Gray was stopped short of the goal line, and Iowa State linebacker Jeremiah George ripped it away from him and emerged from a pile with the ball. Gray was ruled down by contact, which...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
October 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Iowa State LB Jeremiah George Perfectly Sums Up Texas Game Controversy On Twitter

Last night, Iowa State lost to Texas 31-30 after a very controversial call by the refs appeared to decide the game — Longhorns RB Johnathan Gray fumbled on the goal-line after being stripped by ISU’s Jeremiah George. George then took off to the races, and would have returned the fumble for a score, but the refs ruled that Gray was down by contact (Texas scored a touchdown just...
Via College Spun
October 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Iowa State coach Paul Rhoads goes off in postgame press conference

Scores of Big 12 fans already think the league is in the tank for cash cow Texas and last night just provided more ammunition to the conspiracy theorists.  In ESPN's Thursday night game, Iowa State was royally screwed by a terrible replay decision.  Leading 30-24 and defending their own goalline, replay clearly showed ISU's Jeremiah George stripping the ball from Texas...
Via Awful Announcing
October 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Iowa State's Rhoads unhappy with officiating in loss

Paul Rhoads wasn't happy with the Big 12's officiating in his team's 31-30 loss to Texas, and opened his postgame press conference with a nearly two-minute rant against a late controversial call. Iowa State linebacker Jeremiah George appeared to wrestle the ball away from Texas running back Johnathan Gray on the 1-yard line while Iowa State clung to a 30-24 lead with...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
October 04, 2013  |  Discuss

George, Miller lead revamped LB corps for Iowa St.

Iowa State had the luxury of leaning on one of nation's best linebacker duos of Jake Knott and A.J. Klein for the past three years. Both are now in the NFL, and how the Cyclones fill their void may be crucial to their success in 2013. Iowa State has to replace a pair of first-team All-Big 12 performers from the same position group. Knott and Klein were the centerpiece of coordinator...
Via Fox Sports
August 11, 2013  |  Discuss

CFTV: Jeremiah George is a new man for 2012

By Chris Williams, Publisher  Iowa State junior linebacker Jeremiah George is ready for 2012. In fact, he’s a brand new man when compared to his freshmen and sophomore seasons. Why exactly? George talked about this with CFTV and other media members after Monday’s practice in Ames. Check it out in this video.
Via Cyclone Fanatic
August 13, 2012  |  Discuss

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