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Tracking former UF athletes through their professional sports careers

Janoris makes history with two pick-sixes in win

Two weeks ago, the St. Louis Rams were reminded of why Janoris Jenkins carried a high risk in the draft. On Sunday, the rookie got back to reminding them why he brings a high reward. Jenkins became the first rookie since 1960 with a pair of interceptions returned for touchdowns in the same game as the Rams beat the Cardinals, 31-17. Jenkins and fellow rookie Chris Givens were made inactive for the game against San Francisco on Nov. 11 for… Read More »

Janoris quickly showing Rams his star potential

The Gateway Arch in St. Louis has come to symbolize many things. Among them, the monument in the sports-savvy city accurately depicts the rise, peak and fall of any athlete’s career. The ascent just as steep as its descent. That rings especially true for the Rams’ high-risk, high-reward rookie cornerback Janoris Jenkins. But so far, the team’s second-round pick has earned nothing but notable praise from his coaches, teammates and analysts. After just three days of camp, Jenkins began practicing… Read More »