Martaze Jackson signs with UT
Linebacker, 6-2, 225
Demopolis, Ala. (Demopolis HS)
Honors: Rated as the No. 131 defensive end prospect by Scout.com ... Named honorable mention all-state as a senior in 2009 … Honored as a West Alabama 5A All-Star as a senior … Named Defensive Lineman MVP at U.S. Army All-America Junior Combine in 2008.
Stats: Combined for 28 quarterback sacks over his last two seasons … As a senior, 26 of his 38 total tackles went for lost yardage … 11 of those were sacks and he also forced three fumbles … Amassed 54 tackles, 17 sacks and eight tackles-for-loss as a junior in 2008 ...
Misc: Helped Demopolis to 12-3 record in 2009 and Alabama Class 5A state championship