Wednesday, February 3, 2010

Braylon Webb


Fr., DB, 6-0, 195, Gilmer, Texas (Gilmer HS)

(First name is pronounced BRAY-lun) … An explosive athlete who was a standout on both sides of the ball … Comes from one of the most successful programs in Texas prep football, as Gilmer won the state championship in 2009, going a perfect 15-0, and finished as runners-up during his sophomore season of 2007 … Ranked by as the nation’s No. 66 safety prospect … Named the Defensive Most Valuable Player of his district as a senior in 2009, and was an all-state pick by various outlets each of his final two years … Had 122 tackles as a senior, and added 7 pass break ups, 3 forced fumbles, 1 interception and a fumble recovery … Scored a rushing touchdown in his team’s state championship win … As a junior in 2008, recorded 68 tackles, 5 quarterback sacks, and added 4 interceptions and a pair of fumble recoveries … High school coach – Jeff Traylor … Hails from the same high school as fellow 2010 Mizzou signee Tristen Holt (they are cousins), and as 2008 MU signee Daniel Jenkins … Parents – Renardo Webb & Phyllis Jones … Chose Mizzou over Houston, Texas Tech and Baylor, among others.