A member of the 2002 State Tournament basketball team, Julian Jenkins was a four-year varsity letter winner and two-time MVP for the Woodward Academy boys basketball team as well as a recipient of the Triathlete Award. Mr. Jenkins was the 2001 - 2002 Georgia Gatorade High School Football Player of the Year and a member of the Riddell Footwear High School All-American Team in 2001. CNNSI and ESPN.com both ranked him among the top 100 football players in the nation. When he graduated magna cum laude from Woodward, Mr. Jenkins received the Gresham Award and was chosen as the Best All-Around Senior for the Atlanta Journal-Constitution Cup. At Stanford University, he started all 22 games as a junior and senior and played 42 of the 44 games of his career. Also among his collegiate accomplishments are two honorable mentions in the All-Pac-10 selection, 22 tackles for loss, 17 quarterback sacks, and 130 total tackles. After Stanford, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers selected Mr. Jenkins in the fifth round of the 2006 NFL Draft, and he played in the NFL for three years. Mr. Jenkins currently works with the National Collegiate Scouting Association to help high school student-athletes in the recruiting process.
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