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AMARI GAINER

#33

Player profile

position
Linebacker
height
6'3"
weight
208
year
Freshman
hometown
Tallahassee, Fla.
high school
Chiles

PERSONAL:

Three-star local product that shows tremendous range and can play sideline to sideline or use his speed to get to the quarterback…amassed 93 tackles, including 24 for loss with 12 sacks, in 10 games in 2017…was named All-Big Bend Defensive Player of the Year and first-team all-state his senior season…as a junior earned honorable mention all-state honors in addition to first-team All-Big Bend team after recording 77 tackles, including 23 for loss with eight sacks…father Herb Gainer played wide receiver for Florida State from 1984-87 and his mother also attended FSU…chose the Seminoles over Miami, Georgia, Missouri, Oklahoma and Purdue among others