Jason Peters, DE

School: Georgia Tech  |  Conference: ACC
College Experience: Senior  |  Hometown: Baton Rouge, LA
Height/Weight: 6-3 / 256 lbs.
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High School
Gatorade Circle of Champions Player of the Year in Louisiana . . . Defensive end who is rated the No. 10 prospect in the state by Scout.com and No. 12 by Rivals . . . Ranked No. 13 in the nation among strong-side defensive ends by Rivals . . . Rated No. 28 nationally among all defensive ends by Scout.com . . . Member of the Rivals 250 . . . First team all-state selection in Class 5-A by the Louisiana Sportswriters Association . . . Also selected Defensive MVP for District 3-5A . . . Baton Rouge Advocate Super Dozen . . . Named to the Mobile Press-Register Super Southeast 120 . . . Helped Baton Rouge Catholic reach the state semifinals the last two years . . . Had 14 tackles for loss as a senior, plus an interception and two fumble recoveries . . . Team captain for coach Dale Wiener . . . Academic all-state selection.
Personal
Full name is Jason Douglas Peters ... Parents are Douglas and Monica Peters ... Born June 21, 1989.
 
 
Latest News
08/08/2011 - Slapped with probation and stripped of their 2009 ACC title, the Yellow Jackets are in a testy mood entering the season. They're also coming off their first losing year since 1996 and picked to finish fourth in the Coastal Division. This is an angry team with a lot to prove. While the school is all but certain to appeal the NCAA penalties which stem from an investigation of former players Demaryius Thomas and Morgan Burnett players are relieved the sanctions won't affect their 2011 season or postseason possibilities. "This is something we can use to motivate us to achieve bigger and better goals," defensive end Jason Peters told the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. "We know what we've been, and we know what we can get to again." - The Sports Xchange

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