Jonathan Wynn - Football - Vanderbilt University Athletics

#49 Jonathan Wynn


Class Redshirt Senior
Height 6'5"
Weight 265
Hometown Stone Mountain, Ga.
High School Stephenson

2016 Fall SEC Academic Honor Roll

As a fifth-year senior, Wynn played in 11 of 12 games on the defensive front, earning nine starts at end… Injuries kept Wynn from playing in a late-season encounter against Missouri… Concluded the season with 23 total tackles, 15 unassisted stops, 3.5 tackles for loss and 1.5 quarterback sacks… Registered a tackle in every appearance… Notched four solo tackles, including a nine-yard sack at Florida… Ended career with 24 starts in 46 appearances, accumulating 48 solo stops, 85 total tackles, 10.5 tackles for loss and 4.5 sacks.

Wynn enjoyed a solid year on the Commodore defensive line… Played in 12 of 13 games at defensive end, earning 10 starting assignments… Finished the year by setting career highs with 20 solo stops and 28 total tackles… Concluded year with five total tackles — a career high — in Commodores’ win over Tennessee… Registered four stops vs. NC State in Camping World Independence Bowl… Also contributed an key quarterback sack in late-season victory over Ole Miss… Also registered at least three games against Western Kentucky, Georgia, Tennessee State and Auburn.

Wynn played in every game for the Commodores, seeing action at defensive end after moving from outside linebacker in spring drills… Earned starting assignments against Georgia, South Carolina, Missouri and Florida… Rotated much of the year with DE Caleb Azubike… Finished with single-season highs of eight solo tackles, 21 total tackles and three tackles for loss… Produced QB sack in opener vs. Western Kentucky… Season high of four tackles came at Florida.

As first-year defensive contributor, Wynn played in all 12 games, seeing action as outside linebacker… Also participated on various special team units… Finished the year with 13 total tackles, one quarterback sack and 1.5 tackles for loss… Earned early-season starts vs. UMass and South Carolina… Set several career highs – six total tackles, three solo tackles – in win over UMass… Also registered lone QB sack vs. UMass… Posted two stops vs. Temple.

Wynn did not see action, spending his first year on campus getting stronger and adding bulk in the weight room… Impressed as a defensive end prospect during fall practices.

High School
Senior captain for one of Atlanta’s top public school programs… Started two years at DE for Jaguars… As senior earned First Team All-State and All-District DL recognition after posting 19 tackles for loss and 11 sacks among 87 total tackles… Also contributed a pair of forced fumbles and an INT helping 2012 Jags advance to second round of AAAAA state playoffs… As a first-year starter in 2011, registered 51 tackles and eight sacks for 9-2 team that also reached state playoffs… Two-year letterwinner in track & field.

Jonathan Paul Wynn… “Wynn”… Majoring in Educational Studies and History… Son of Todd and Donna Wynn… Born Sept. 21, 1994… Has a sister, Sierra… Dad is an engineer; mom works in technical support and is a Nashville native… Attended same high school as Commodore teammate RB Dallas Rivers.

Career Highs
Total Tackles: 6, vs. UMass, 9/13/2014
Solo Tackles: 4, (2x) last at Florida, 9/30/2017
QB Sacks: 1.0, (3x) last at Florida, 9/30/2017
Tackles for loss: 1.0 (4x), last vs. South Carolina, 9/1/2016

Jonathan Wynn. 02-10-15. 640 PX.