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Jason Ankrah
OLB #65
Height:
6-3
Weight:
262
College:
Nebraska
Experience:
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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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