46 Jim Peel

Jim Peel Ohio State
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Name
Jim Peel
Nationality
United States
Position
SS
Birthday
4/15/1968
Hometown
Beaver Falls, PA
High School
Blackhawk
Height
5'11"
Weight
190
Current Team
Ohio State
Seasons
1990

Major: Economics

1990 Media Guide: Will start at strong safety … physical player who plays the run exceptionally well … has played in 30 of a possible 34 games the past three years and is one of the Buckeyes’ most experienced defensive backs … backed up Zack Dumas and was the nickel back last year … a crowd favorite on kick coverage because of his jarring tackles.

1989: Played in eight games and started the USC and Purdue games … had 30 tackles … top effort was eight tackles (Purdue and Minnesota) … twisted a knee against Northwestern and missed the last three games.

1988: Was second on the team in tackles with 87 and had a team best 54 solos … recorded a career high 12 tackles against Purdue … also had double-figure games against Syracuse and lowa with 11 and 10 stops, respectively.

1987: Appeared in 11 games, but totaled just 12 minutes … did see some action as the nickel back … played both rover and corner.

1986: Redshirted.

HIGH SCHOOL: An all-state quarterback … completed nearly 60 percent of his passes as a senior, but had his season prematurely ended by a broken collarbone … played in the Big 33 All-Star Game … also a sprinter on the track team.

PERSONAL: Hobby is skiing … enjoys listening to music

Defense

SeasonTeamGGSTklSoloAsstTFLTFL YdsSacksSack YdsFFIntPBU
1990Ohio State1210684523418111001
Total-1210684523418111001