Player Bio

John Jenkins
DL
Height:
6-3
Weight:
359
Age:
27
College:
Georgia
Experience:
5

Quick Stats (2016):

TCKL
3
SCK
0.0
FF
0
INT
--
Career Stats
SeasonTeamGamesTacklesInterceptionsFumbles
GGSTotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntYdsAvgLngTDsFFFR
TOTAL 113 62 51 1.5 0 2 0 0 -- 0 0 1 1
2016 SEA 2 0 3 0 3 0.0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
2016 NO 7 1 10 6 4 0.0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
2015 NO 14 12 49 23 26 0.5 -- 1 -- -- -- -- -- 1 1
2014 NO 12 4 30 20 10 1.0 -- 1 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
2013 NO 16 5 21 13 8 0.0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
Recent Games
WKOppResultTacklesInterceptionsFumbles
TotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntYdsAvgLngTDsFFFR
1 @NO W 35-34 2 0 2 0.0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
2 @NYG L 13-16 1 1 0 0.0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
3 @NO W 45-32 1 0 1 0.0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
4 @SD W 35-34 2 1 1 0.0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
6 @NO L 38-41 2 2 0 0.0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
7 @KC L 21-27 2 2 0 0.0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
8 @NO L 20-25 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
9 @SF W 41-23 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
11 PHI W 26-15 3 0 3 0.0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
12 @TB L 5-14 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
13 CAR W 40-7 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
14 @GB L 10-38 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
15 LA W 24-3 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
16 ARI L 31-34 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
17 @SF W 25-23 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --

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Biography

Jenkins has started 22-of-51 career games, totaling 113 tackles, 1.5 sacks, two pass breakups, six tackles for a loss, one forced fumble and one fumble recovery in four seasons with the New Orleans Saints (2013-16) and Seattle Seahawks (2016). While with New Orleans, Jenkins tallied the 2nd most tackles among Saints defensive linemen (110).

Last season, Jenkins split time between the Saints and Seahawks, appearing in nine games with one start. He finished the season with 13 tackles.

Jenkins has appeared in 3 postseason contests, producing six tackles and one sack.

Jenkins originally entered the NFL with New Orleans as a 3rd round pick (82nd overall) in the 2013 NFL Draft out of Georgia.

Jenkins has started 22-of-51 career games, totaling 113 tackles, 1.5 sacks, two pass breakups, six tackles for a loss, one forced fumble and one fumble recovery in four seasons with the New Orleans Saints (2013-16) and Seattle Seahawks (2016). While with New Orleans, Jenkins tallied the 2nd most tackles among Saints defensive linemen (110).

Last season, Jenkins split time between the Saints and Seahawks, appearing in nine games with one start. He finished the season with 13 tackles.

Jenkins has appeared in 3 postseason contests, producing six tackles and one sack.

Jenkins originally entered the NFL with New Orleans as a 3rd round pick (82nd overall) in the 2013 NFL Draft out of Georgia.

 

Recent Articles

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    Posted Mar 17, 2017

    The Bears on Friday signed free-agent defensive tackle John Jenkins to a one-year contract. Jenkins spent his first four NFL seasons with the Saints and Seahawks.

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