#20 Jared Fagan Season 2006-07
TACKLES: 5, vs. Tennessee, 11/18/2006
Played in every game, contributing as a reserve cornerback and member of coverage and return units on special teams… Finished season with nine total tackles, including five solo stops… Recorded three tackles in SEC games against Alabama and Florida… Also posted pair of stops in
narrow loss to Georgia… Returned one kickoff return for 16 yards at Tennessee.
Played much of the season as a No. 2 cornerback behind freshman D.J. Moore… Started the finale against Tennessee at cornerback, and saw action in every game as defensive back and special team contributor… Concluded season with 12 solo tackles… Top individual effort came against Tennessee, with career high five solo stops… Contributed three tackles against Arkansas and Tennessee State… Also forced a fumble in TSU game.
Played in every game as defensive back while contributing on special teams… Started at Wake Forest in first collegiate appearance… In season finale, came up with game-winning interception on final play of Tennessee game… Ended season with six solo tackles and 10 total tackles along with the lone interception… Also contributed three solo tackles in the victory at Tennessee… Also posted pair of tackles against Florida and South Carolina.
Three-year starter… Team captain as senior… All-State and All-District selection… Earned All-Metro and First Team 3A All-Southern Maryland honors by Washington Post… Rushed for 1,345 yards and 18 touchdowns on 170 carries for 10-2 state playoff squad as senior… Also had 19 receptions and five interceptions as defensive back… As junior, rushed for more than 700 yards… Started in secondary for 9-2 squad as sophomore… Averaged a score every seven touches during prep career… MVP and All-State in track… Captured 100-meter state championship, with best of 10.3… Also ran 6.19 indoors in 55-meter dash…
Jared LaMar Fagan… Son of Harold and Harriet Fagan… Youngest of three brothers… Born March 11, 1986… Dad is retired Air Force officer; mom is high school teacher… Three-time All-Academic seleciton… Plans to major in economics.