Quez Jackson
LB

Quez Jackson

#44

LB

Year Freshman
Height 6-1
Weight 220
Hometown Fort Valley, Ga.
Last School Peach County
Quez Jackson

Biography

High School: Rated as a three-star prospect by ESPN, 247Sports/Scout and Rivals … Ranked as the nation’s No. 25 inside linebacker in his class and Georgia’s No. 65 player by Rivals … Two-time all-state honoree … Named the 2017 Georgia Region 4-3A Defensive Player of the Year after recording 137 tackles, 28 tackles for loss and five sacks as a senior … Helped lead Peach County to an appearance in 2017 Georgia 3A state championship game … Totaled 252 tackles, 41 tackles for loss and eight sacks over final two prep seasons … Served as team captain as a senior … Three-year letterwinner … Coached by Chad Campbell … Also earned two letters in baseball … Honor roll student … Graduated a semester early and enrolled at Georgia Tech in January 2018.

Personal: Full name is JaQuez Denard Jackson … Born Oct. 12, 1999 … Son of Nick Jackson and Natalie Smith … Has five siblings … Cousin, Greg Lloyd, was a five-time Pro Bowler, three-time first-team All-Pro and 1994 AFC Defensive Player of the Year as an 11-year NFL star for the Pittsburgh Steelers (1998-97) and Carolina Panthers (1998) … Quez started playing football when he was four years old … Majoring in business administration.