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XAVIER PETERS

#59

Player profile

2018:

Appeared in two games…made collegiate debut in 38-17 win vs. Wake Forest…recorded one solo tackle and one pass breakup vs. Demon Deacons…also saw action vs. No. 2 Clemson…redshirted 2018 season.

Personal:

Consensus four-star prospect … ranked as the No. 5 overall prospect in Ohio and the No. 15 outside linebacker in the country by 247Sports … ranked fifth in the state, sixth at his position and 75th nationally by Rivals … tabbed by ESPN as Ohio’s 12th-ranked prospect … Under Armour All-American … compiled 78 tackles, six sacks, two forced fumbles and one fumble recovery as a senior … named first-team All-Greater Miami Conference and second-team Southwest Ohio all-district following standout senior season … switched from wide receiver to defense after his sophomore year of high school … selected Florida State over finalist Kentucky.