Tulane secured their seventh total pledge for the ’22 recruiting cycle by including a second tight finish to the group.
Hendersonville, Tennessee’s Jackson Lengthy gave his verbal to the Inexperienced Wave over presents from Florida State, Yale, Japanese Illinois, Akron, Military, Western Michigan, Miami of Ohio, Western Kentucky, Tennessee Tech and Coastal Carolina.
— JacksonLong (@jacksonlong2022) July 15, 2021
Lengthy a two was participant, lining up at tight finish and defensive finish at Beech Excessive Faculty. He snared 13 passes for 183 yards and a pair of scores and proved to be outdoors cross rusher on protection final season. Lengthy additionally excelled in basketball.
The 6-foot-5, 220-pound prospect will get into his routes rapidly, doesn’t get caught up in site visitors, splits out large fairly a bit and breaks tackles following the catch. Lengthy is the 59th total rated 2022 tight finish within the nation.
His dad, Kevin Lengthy, performed at Florida State, serving to the Seminoles win a pair of Sugar Bowl contests (in 1995, a 23-17 win over state rival Florida, and 1998 when FSU bested Ohio State, 31-14). Following his school, the elder Lengthy performed 4 seasons (from 1998 to 2001) with the Houston Oilers/Tennessee Titans.