Juwon Young   #

Age: 21

Born: 6/4/1998 USA

College: Marshall


High School: Albany HS [GA]; Miami HS [FL]

Draft 2019

Pick Analysis: Young chose Miami among multiple scholarship offers from SEC and ACC schools following a strong high school career in Albany, Georgia. He enrolled a semester early, which helped him contribute as a true freshman (four tackles in 13 games). He took on a more prominent role in 2015, starting five of the 'Canes final seven contests to compile 57 tackles, three for loss, and an interception in 13 games played. He became part of the NCAA investigation into players receiving benefits, as he allegedly was given access to luxury rental cars. The school suspended him in June 2016, and he asked to transfer to another school -? Marshall. He sat out the 2016 season as a transfer student and then was suspended by the NCAA for the first four games of 2017 due to his actions in Miami. Young lined up with the ones in 8 of 9 games as a junior with the Herd (41 tackles, three for loss). He started just 4 of 13 games as a senior, recording 44 stops, 6.5 for loss, 2.5 sacks, two forced fumbles, and a blocked kick.