PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Davon Jacobs made the move from safety to linebacker during the summer, and the Rutgers red-shirt freshman is poised to make his college debut Thursday at Fresno State. He went 1-on-1 with ScarletReport.com to discuss the move, and his excitement as his college debut nears.
Davon Jacobs, a red-shirt freshman, arrived at Rutgers as a cornerback and was quickly moved to safety.
However, the Scarlet Knights wanted to add more speed to their defense, so Jacobs was moved to linebacker and spent training camp at the position.
As Rutgers readies for Thursday's opener at Fresno State (10:30 p.m. kickoff/ESPNU), Jacobs went 1-on-1 with ScarletReport.com to discuss the move, and his excitement in making his college debut.