Jordan Fuller


Player profile

  • Height 6-2
  • Weight 205
  • Hometown Old Tappan, N.J.
  • Last School Old Tappan
  • Year Senior

Ohio State Overview
• One of the great student-athletes in football history
• Named school’s 22nd NFF Scholar-Athlete and three-times earned Academic All-America accolades
• Led the team in tackles in 2018, second in 2017 and third in 2019 and totaled 224 career tackles
• Also recorded five interceptions, including twice against Michigan (2018 and 2017), and 10 pass break-ups for 15 total passes defensed
• First-team all-Big Ten safety as a senior when he totaled 62 tackles, two interceptions and four PBUs
• Played in 53 games and started 40 games and three times Ohio State won the outright Big Ten Conference championship
• Team captain in 2018 and 2019
• Nearing completion of his degree in business marketing
• Part of the athletic department’s Huntington Bucks Go Pro summer internship program in 2019, working as a sports law intern with Anomaly Sports Group

Honors and Awards
2020: NFF Hampshire Honor Society
2019: National Football Foundation Scholar-Athlete/William V. Campbell finalist, Lott IMPACT Trophy finalist, Second-team CoSIDA Academic All-American, Academic All-Big Ten, first-team All-Big Ten Conference
2018: CoSIDA Academic All-American, second-team all-Big Ten (media), Academic All-Big Ten Conference, OSU Scholar-Athlete
2017: Third-team all-Big Ten, Second-team CoSIDA Academic All-American, Academic All-Big Ten Conference, OSU Scholar-Athlete
2016: OSU Scholar-Athlete

More on Jordan
• The Gatorade New Jersey player of the year and the NJ.com player of the year as a senior
• A 4-star prospect (ESPN, Scout, 247Sports)
• Was rated as high as the No. 2 athlete nationally by 247Sports and ESPN ranking him No. 9, with Scout ranking him in the Top 10 (No. 9) at cornerback
• Helped Old Tappan, coached by Brian Dunn, to a record of 29-5 between 2013-15, including a 12-0 season in 2015 when the Golden Knights won their first state title in 30 years
• Played in the U.S. Army All-American Bowl
• The son of Cindy Mizelle and Bart Fuller
• Mom is a highly regarded professional singer who has performed with greats, including Mariah Carey, Barbara Streisand, Whitney Houston, Luther Vandross, the Rolling Stones, Bruce Springsteen and Alicia Keys and Steely Dan to name but a few
• Brother, Devin, played collegiately at UCLA and spent a season with the Atlanta Falcons
• Has one sister, Jasmine.