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PRO: The Titans signed outside linebacker Jamal Davis II to the practice squad during Week 5 of the 2019 season. The 6-foot-4-inch, 240-pounder originally signed with the Houston Texans as a rookie free agent following the 2019 NFL Draft. The Canton, Ohio, native played two seasons at Akron (2017-18), and appeared in all 26 games with 24 starts at defensive end.
• The Canton, Ohio, native originally signed with the Houston Texans as a rookie free agent following the 2019 NFL Draft.
• Waived by the Texans on Aug. 31, 2019.
• Signed by the Titans to the team’s practice squad on Oct. 1, 2019.
• During a two-year career at Akron (2017-18), Davis totaled 151 tackles, 31.5 tackles for loss, 7.5 sacks, one interception, two forced fumbles and six passes defensed. He was a two-time All-MAC selection for the Zips. Transferred to Akron from Pittsburgh where he saw action in three games during 2015.
• As a senior (2018), started all 12 games at defensive end and ranked third on the team with 82 tackles. Posted a team-leading 16 tackles for loss, a career-high 5.5 sacks, one interception, one forced fumble and six passes defensed. Named first team All-MAC by Phil Steele and second team All-MAC by the league’s coaches.
• As a junior (2017), played in all 14 games with 12 starts at defensive end after switching from linebacker. Recorded 69 tackles, a team-high 15.5 tackles for loss, two sacks, and one forced fumble. Earned third team All-MAC recognition.
• Transferred to Akron from Pittsburgh in 2016.
• As a redshirt freshman (2015), saw action in three games at linebacker and tallied one tackle and one fumble recovery for Pittsburgh.
• As a freshman (2014), redshirted.
• Majored in sport management at Akron.
• Attended Canton McKinley (Ohio) High School where he amassed 105 tackles, 21 tackles for loss, 2.5 sacks and three forced fumbles as a senior.
• Named first team All-Ohio Division I by the Associated Press, Northeast Inland District Division I Defensive Player of the Year, and first team All-Federal League as a senior.
• Son of Jacqueleen Williams and Jamal Davis Sr.
• Has two brothers, Jacques and Jahmir, and one sister, Hailey.
• Follow Davis on Twitter and Instagram @JamalDavisII.
• Born Jamal Davis II on July 9, 1995 in Canton, Ohio.