Cody Simon


Cody Simon / 6-1, 218 / LB / Jersey City, N.J. / St. Peter’s Prep
The No. 9-rated outside linebacker nationally and No. 3 player in the state of New Jersey … a composite four-star prospect by … played for St. Peter’s Prep in Jersey City, N.J. for head coach Rich Hansen … is the fourth top-five prospect from New Jersey to sign with Ohio State in the last two years (Tyler Friday, Ronnie Hickman and Luke Wypler are the others) … made nine tackles and had a 70-yard punt return for touchdown in St. Peter’s 21-14 win over Don Bosco Prep in the Non-Public Group IV state championship game … during his junior season in 2018, had 89 tackles, 13.5 tackles for loss and 4.5 sacks … also had an interception – which he returned for a touchdown – to go along with four passes defended, a forced fumble and two fumble recoveries … earned linebacker MVP honors at the Opening New Jersey Regional … is the son of Amy Ellis.

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