Michigan Varsity Video: Jake Newton

Even though he is from a smaller program, that has not stopped Jake Newton from picking up interest from BCS schools. See why this versatile athlete is so sought after with this first set of clips.

Jake Newton can play a variety of positions at the next level. As you can see from the video, due to the lack of size on his high school team, he often is playing as a defensive end or a tight end spot. But he has wide receiver / defensive back speed and hands. He has great acceleration and can be used in a variety of ways, a receiver, a runner with the ball and his athleticism and tackling ability allows him to project to a number of spots on defense, most likely at safety.

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