Rush of Green Turns RedHawks Blue at Big House
Defensive back Jourdan Lewis talks about prepping for his sophomore season at U-M, competition among a talented secondary, and more on day four of the Countdown to Kickoff series.
• Tackles: 5 - 2x (last: Indiana, 2013)
• TFLs: 1.0 - Michigan State, 2014
• Pass breakups: 2 - Utah, 2014
• Interceptions: 1 - twice (last: Penn State, 2014)
• Two-year letterman
• Has appeared in 25 games, making seven starts.
• Earned second varsity letter
• Appeared in 12 games, making seven starts
• Recorded 39 tackles, 28 solos, two interceptions and 1.5 TFLs
OHIO STATE (Nov. 29)
• posted one tackle and one pass break up
MARYLAND (Nov. 22)
• Tallied four tackles
MICHIGAN STATE (Oct. 25)
• Posted four tackles, including one TFL
PENN STATE (Oct. 11)
• Recorded five tackles and one interception
RUTGERS (Oct. 4)
• Tallied four tackles
MINNESOTA (Sept. 27)
• Posted four tackles
UTAH (Sept. 20)
• Matched career high with five tackles, including four solo stops
• Registered two pass breakups
MIAMI (OH) (Sept. 13)
• Made first collegiate start, recording three tackles and first career interception
NOTRE DAME (Sept. 6)
• Tallied three tackles, including first career TFL
• Posted one pass breakup
APPALACHIAN STATE (Aug. 30)
• Recorded three tackles and one pass breakup.
• Earned first varsity letter
• Appeared in eight games as a reserve defensive back
• Also contributed on special teams
• Tallied 17 tackles and two pass breakups
INDIANA (Oct. 19)
• Tied career-high with five tackles
AKRON (Sept. 14)
• Recorded five tackles and a pass breakup.
• Attended Cass Technical High School (2013) coached by Tom Wilcher
• Helped lead his team to back-to-back Michigan Division 1 State titles as a junior and senior
• Ran a 4.34 shuttle
• Tallied 751 receiving yards and six scores as a senior
• Garnered 742 return yards with three touchdowns on special teams as a senior
• Totaled 11 touchdowns and eight interceptions as a junior
Honors and Rankings
• Was named to the U.S. Under-19 National Team
• Selected to the Detroit News Blue Chip List as a senior
• Named captain of the 2012 Michigan Prep Football All-State Dream Team as a senior
• Selected to the U.S. Army All-American game.
• Jourdan Julian Lewis was born on August 31, 1995
• Enrolled in the College of Literature, Science and the Arts, majoring in sociology.
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