Muhammad WilkersonAt Linden High School, Wilkerson played tight end and defensive end, and was a Prep Star Big East/Independent All-Region selection after recording 78 tackles, five sacks, six knockdowns, a forced fumble, and a fumble recovery in his senior season. He also earned Home News Tribune first-team All-Area and Newark Star Ledger second-team all-Union County honors.
As a sophomore at Temple in 2009, Wilkerson started all 13 games and recorded 58 tackles and six sacks. In his junior year, Wilkerson recorded 68 tackles, 10 sacks, and was named MAC Defensive Player of the Week twice.
Wilkerson was named to the 2010 first-team All-MAC and was also named the teamís 2010 Defensive Most Valuable Player. The New York Jets selected Wilkerson in the first round of the 2011 NFL Draft.
Wilkerson started in every game in his rookie season, and recorded his first career sack on September 18, 2011, sacking Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback Luke McCown in the end zone for a safety.
In Week 10 against the Seahawks, Wilkerson scored his first career NFL touchdown, returning a fumble 21 yards for the score. Through Week 13 he has 53 tackles, three sacks, three forced fumbles and a fumble recovery for the Jets.
Prior to his arrival at Troy, Jernigan was a dual threat quarterback for the Eufaula High School Tigers, where he guided the team to 14-1 and 11-1 records during his final two seasons, as the squad captured the Class 5A Region II titles both campaigns and the Class 5A state title in 2006.
Jernigan closed out his tenure at Troy in 2010 by breaking his own school record with 84 receptions, the fourth-best season total in league history. He also ranks second on those lists with 77 catches during his sophomore campaign. His 39 kickoff returns for 897 yards in 2009 are also Troy annual marks.
Jernigan went on to set school career records with 262 receptions for 3,128 yards. He placed third all-time in Troy annals with 67 kickoff returns for 1,580 yards and is 12th on the school career-record list with 372 yards via punt returns. Those lofty totals helped re-write the Trojans’ all-time record with 5,972 all-purpose yards.
Jernigan has been a 3-time first-team All-Sun Belt selection, a 4-time Sun Belt Conference champion, and was a member of the Giants’ XLVI Super Bowl championship team.
Jernigan scored his first three touchdowns as a Giant in his last two games in 2013, turning in a combined 12 catches for 170 yards and two receiving touchdowns, as well as a 49 yard rushing TD in the season finale against Washington.
Camp Date & Location
July 7 - 10, 2014
William Paterson University
Wayne, New Jersey
FEATURING NEW YORK JETS & NEW YORK GIANTS PLAYERS
|Founded in 1983, we are the best teaching football camp in the nation having graduated over 96,000 athletes, many currently playing at the college level. From 2011-2013, Sports International had 193 NFL players or NFL coaches attend our camps and clinics as instructors. No other organization in the nation can make this claim. We guarantee there will be members of the New York Jets & New York Giants at the Muhammad Wilkerson & Jerrel Jernigan Football Camp. If you are an experienced football player or just starting football, our football camps are an experience you will never forget! |
You will return home to your team a better football player! Campers learn from outstanding veteran college and high school coaches selected for their ability to coach and teach the game of football. The staff is complimented with Muhammad Wilkerson & Jerrel Jernigan and current and/or and former members of the New York Jets & New York Giants. Before the start of camp, each of our instructors attend an orientation session ensuring they adhere to the values and high level of coaching that is expected from the Sports International coaches.
We will teach you the same offensive and defensive techniques that are taught by the New York Jets & New York Giants coaching staff! Campers are grouped by age, position, ability and experience to allow coaches to progressively teach basic and advanced techniques to best benefit each group. Campers are taught at an approximately 10:1 ratio. This ratio ensures that campers receive individual and team instruction on both offense and defense at camp. With each practice, you will receive in-depth instruction, lectures, and demonstrations from an experienced, knowledgeable coaching staff.
At camp, players get all the football they could ever want. Campers receive up to 6 hours of instruction each day. Each camp is the right size to allow players to be matched up properly at each age level. This allows not only for a proper match up, but also for the campers to be challenged and provided with a better learning environment.
Football Technique is the key to success: There are no "tricks" when it comes to being a solid football player! We believe that proper technique make athletes better and good athletes great! The experienced instructors at Sports International concentrate on teaching the fundamentals and proper technique throughout the entire camp.
Our coaching staff offers each player an enormous amount of encouragement with an enormous amount of enthusiasm. Our philosophy is to "let them have fun" while learning a lot of football! We promise each camper will go home a better football player. But players learn more than just football at camp. They are taught about teamwork, consideration of others, self-discipline, and how to attain their potential in sports and in life. Players also learn the importance of achieving good grades and selecting correct role models. We encourage them to go home a more positive, optimistic person. Safety is important at camp so all of the staff is subject to a background check. There are athletic trainers on duty at all times to attend to the campers needs. Send your son to the finest instructional and best supervised football camp in the USA!
|Perform Magazine rated Sports International Football Camps among the Top 10 summer instructional camps in the nation!|