Christian James - Football - Vanderbilt University Athletics

#91 Christian James Season 2021-22


Class Senior
Height 6'4"
Weight 275
Hometown Memphis, Tenn.
High School Christian Brothers

As a Junior (2021)
• 23 tackles in 10 games
• At least four tackles in each of the final three games of the year
• Season-best five total tackles against Kentucky and Tennessee

As a Sophomore (2020)
• Played in eight games
• 11 tackles
• Season-best three tackles versus both Ole Miss and Florida
• Two stops against both LSU and Mississippi State
• First career tackle for loss against Ole Miss with an eight-yard stop

As a Freshman (2019)
• One game played, along the defensive line against East Tennessee State
• Registered one tackle

The James File
• Prepped at Christian Brothers (Tenn.)
• Three-star prospect by ESPN, Rivals and 247Sports
• 30 sacks during three-year varsity career
• 2018 Tennessee Football Coaches Association all-state
• 2018 Commercial Appeal all-metro
• 2018 AutoZone Liberty Bowl All-Star Game
• 2017 all-region
• Full name is Christian George James
• Born in Germantown, Tenn.
• Son of Bill and Shelia James
• One sister, Alexandra
• Enjoys piloting airplanes
• Double majoring in human and organizational development and economics

Career Highs
Tackles: 3, twice, last vs. Florida, 11/21/2020
Tackles for Loss: 1.0, vs. Ole Miss, 10/31/2020