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  • Thu., Aug. 28, 2014 7:00 PM CDT 49ers at Texans The Texans host the 49ers at NRG Stadium.
  • Sat., Aug. 30, 2014 8:00 PM - 11:00 PM CDT AdvoCare Texas Kickoff

    Celebrate the return of college football with a Big Ten and SEC showdown at NRG Stadium, as the LSU Tigers and Wisconsin Badgers square off in the AdvoCare Texas Kickoff on Saturday August 30 at 8pm. Secure yours today by calling 832-667-2390 or at advocare texas kickoff dot com.

  • Sun., Aug. 31, 2014 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM CDT Kickoff at Kemah Boardwalk Join the Houston Texans Cheerleaders, Ambassadors, TORO, and the Battle Ready Band at the Kickoff at Kemah Boardwalk on Sun., Aug. 31 from 1-3 PM. Bring the entire family for autograph signings, live music, & prize giveaways!
  • Sun., Sep. 14, 2014 8:15 AM - 10:30 AM CDT Houston Texans Running of the Bulls 5K Run/Walk presented by H-E-B Houston Texans Running of the Bulls 5K Run and Walk presented by H-E-B is Sunday, September 14 at NRG Park.  The 5K run/walk and TORO's Kids 1K presented by Aramark will both finish on the floor of NRG Stadium, where the post-race party is with the return of pizza and beer! Also, there is a new course for 2014. Secure your spot before Sept. 8 at 5 PM at HoustonTexans.com.
  • Wed., Nov. 12, 2014 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM CST Bulls & Birdies Golf Tournament supported by Bud Light

    Have you ever dreamed of playing a round of golf with the Houston Texans Cheerleaders cheering you on?  Now’s your chance!  Sign up today at HoustonTexans.com for the annual Bulls and Birdies Golf Tournament supported by Bud Light at Wildcat Golf Club on Wednesday, November 12.

Team

Jason Ankrah
LB #65
Height:
6-3
Weight:
262
Age:
23
College:
Nebraska
Experience:
0

Quick Stats (2014 PRE):

TCKL
4
SCK
0.0
FF
0
INT
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TRANSACTIONS: Signed with Houston Texans on May 16, 2014 ...

CAREER AT NEBRASKA
• Played defensive end in college
• Appeared in 49 games and started 31 of them
• Wrapped up his career with 81 total stops, 18 tackles for loss, seven sacks and eight quarterback hurries
• Improved each season, recording career bests in tackles, tackles for loss and sacks each season

TRANSACTIONS: Signed with Houston Texans on May 16, 2014 ...

CAREER AT NEBRASKA
• Played defensive end in college
• Appeared in 49 games and started 31 of them
• Wrapped up his career with 81 total stops, 18 tackles for loss, seven sacks and eight quarterback hurries
• Improved each season, recording career bests in tackles, tackles for loss and sacks each season

2013 
• Started and played in all 13 games
• Honorable-Mention All-Big Ten (Coaches, Media)
• Registered career highs with 36 tackles, 20 solo tackles, nine tackles for loss, four sacks and one interception as a senior
• Closed his career with a career-high two sacks and five total tackles against Georgia in the Gator Bowl

2012
• Played in all 14 games and finished with 26 total tackles, including six tackles for loss and two sacks.
• Forced a pair of fumbles and had three quarterback hurries.
• Had four games with at least three tackles

2011
• Played in 12 games and recorded nine starts.
• Tallied 17 tackles r, highlighted by a career-high five stops in a 20-7 win against Iowa in the regular-season finale.
• Notched his first career sack against Chattanooga

2010
• Played in 10 games and made two tackles
• Made his first career tackle against Oklahoma State

2009
• Sat out season as a redshirt

HIGH SCHOOL
• Helped Quince Orchard to a 10-2 record and a trip to the Maryland 4A West Regional Final his senior year
• Totaled 55 tackles as a senior, including 42 unassisted stops, 14 tackles for loss, seven sacks and 19 quarterback hurries
• 2008 First-team all-state pick, an All-Met selection by the Washington Post and All-Gazette (Gaithersburg) first team
• Helped Quince Orchard to a perfect 14-0 record and class 4A state championship title his junior year
• Played both ways in high school, doubling on the offensive line

PERSONAL
• Son of Kofi and Nanu Ankrah
• Born on Feb. 26, 1991
• Graduated in May 2013 with a degree in child, youth and family studies

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