Ramsey is a versatile defender, having gained experience at FSU at cornerback, safety and nickelback. The two-time All-American started 41 games in his career and broke up 23 passes with three interceptions. NFL Media analyst Bucky Brooks was impressed with Ramsey's performace at the Peach Bowl against Houston last week, describing him as a Day 1 starter at cornerback in the NFL.
"I'm extremely happy for Jalen and his family," FSU coach Jimbo Fisher said. "I think it is a very smart decision by him. He will be a tremendous pro. He was an outstanding player and leader for us."
Ramsey also was a standout on the FSU track and field team, winning two ACC titles as a long jumper and one as a relay team sprinter.