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Jason Verrett
Team
Round1
Selection25 (25 overall)
PositionCornerback
SchoolTCU
YearSR
Born5/13/1991
Height5-9
Weight189
High SchoolRodriguez (Fairfield, California)
Player Background
Named a First-team All-American by the Walter Camp Football Foundation as a senior with TCU, also named Second Team All-American by the Associated Press ... Co-Big 12 Conference Defensive Player of the Year and First-Team All-Big 12 selection in 2013, as he ranked second in the conference and tied for seventh nationally with 1.5 passes defended per contest ... A semifinalist for the Jim Thorpe Award and a quarterfinalist for the Lott Trophy ... Second-Team All-American by Walter Camp and AP Third-Team All-American as a junior as he paced the Horned Frogs with six interceptions and 16 pass breakups ...Selected to the All-Big 12 First Team by the conference's head coaches in 2012 ... Honorable Mention All-Mountain West selection in first year at TCU in 2011, starting 10 of 13 games in which he appeared ... Played at Santa Rosa Junior College before heading to Fort Worth ... Finished three-year stint at TCU with 160 total tackles, nine interceptions and 34 passes defended.


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