Jets take Hackenberg in second round, Jenkins in third

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) The New York Jets have a new quarterback on their roster - whether or not Ryan Fitzpatrick returns. The Jets selected Penn State star Christian Hackenberg with their second-round pick in the NFL draft Friday night. With Fitzpatrick still unsigned and in a contract stalemate with the Jets, New York added the 6-foot-4, 225-pound Hackenberg, who threw 16 touchdowns...
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27 days ago  |  Discuss

Jordan Jenkins: Scouting report on Jets' 3rd-round pick

He projects as more of a strong-side edge setter than a pass rusher. Watch video FLORHAM PARK -- The Jets on Friday night picked Georgia outside linebacker Jordan Jenkins in the third round, with the No 83 overall pick. What's the skinny on Jenkins, who's listed as 6-foot-2, 259 pounds? He's more of a strong-side, edge-setting...
27 days ago

Ex-Georgia players try to impress NFL execs during workout

ATHENS, Ga. (AP) Former Georgia linebacker Jordan Jenkins is used to playing in front of 90,000-plus fans at Sanford Stadium. Wednesday's pro day was arguably just as difficult. ''Honestly, it's more intense because this is your job now,'' Jenkins said. ''This is your interview and you don't want to mess up your interview.'' Along with outside linebacker Leonard Floyd, running...
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March 16, 2016  |  Discuss

Jordan Jenkins: 'To give up now is not something a man should do'

The Bulldogs are currently facing a turning point in the season and senior defender Jordan Jenkins knows it. Closing out his Georgia career on a low is not something Jenkins has any desire to see happen but he understands it's the young players he has to convince to continue to grind through the last month of the season. "They just need to sit there and think about the future,...
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November 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Jordan Jenkins practicing, is he on schedule to play against the Gators?

If the Bulldogs are going to win in Jacksonville Saturday, they'll need all the help they can get from the defense. Having senior Jordan Jenkins back would be huge for their chances. So far, so good for Georgia. Mark Richt has indicated all week he expects the star defender back for the game and now defensive coordinator Jeremy Pruitt echoed those statements following Wednesday...
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October 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Georgia LB Jordan Jenkins returns to practice

The Georgia Bulldogs haven’t had the season they would have hoped for so far. The team lost two straight games, essentially knocking them out of contention for the College Football Playoff. Two weeks ago, the team defeated Missouri in a dismal 9-6 effort, but they did so without starting linebacker Jordan Jenkins. He wasn’t able to practice during their bye week, but College...
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October 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Two Bulldogs honored as SEC Players of the Week

The Bulldogs didn't perform up to their lofty standards as the perceived SEC East favorites needed a late pick-six Saturday to push the final score to 31-14 in a win at Vanderbilt, however two players did have individual performances that ranked among the best in the league this weekend.  Senior hybrid linebacker/defensive end Jordan Jenkins was named as the SEC's Defensive Lineman...
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September 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Several Bulldogs named to awards watch lists

The Butkus Foundation announced their 31st annual watch list on Tuesday, and linebackers Jordan Jenkins and Leonard Floyd earned their spots on the list for the 2015 season. The Butkus Award is given to the nation's best linebacker by foundation. That wasn't all for the Bulldogs however, as three more players were named to the Lombardi Award watch list. Jordan Jenkins, Leonard Floyd...
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July 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Georgia LB Jordan Jenkins Thanks Georgia Tech For Giving The Bulldogs “Locker Room Material” Via “State Champs” Rings

On Wednesday, we showed you photos of Georgia Tech football’s 2014 team rings, which honored the squad’s accomplishments: Orange Bowl win, 11-3 season and a victory against in-state rival Georgia.  The most interesting aspect of the jewelry was the “State Champs” inscription, which appeared to be a shot at the Bulldogs.  Georgia’s team is now aware of the shot fired by...
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April 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Georgia LB Jordan Jenkins Tweets That He’ll Return For Senior Year

Georgia junior linebacker Jordan Jenkins, a two-year starter for the program, is projected by most scouts to be a second or third round pick if he were to leave for the NFL after this season. Luckily for UGA fans, it looks like he’ll be sticking around to get his degree instead. Jenkins, who recorded 65 tackles and 4.5 sacks for the team this past year, tweeted out Friday morning...
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December 19, 2014  |  Discuss

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