|No. 78 Tennessee Titans|
|Date of birth:||August 17, 1994|
|Place of birth:||Plainwell, Michigan|
|Height:||6 ft 6 in (1.98 m)|
|Weight:||308 lb (140 kg)|
|High school:||Plainwell (MI)|
|NFL Draft:||2016 / Round: 1 / Pick: 8|
|Career NFL statistics as of Week 10, 2016|
Jonathan Jackson Conklin (born August 17, 1994) is an American football offensive tackle for the Tennessee Titans of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Michigan State University.
Conklin joined the Michigan State University football team as a walk-on player. After redshirting his first year, Conklin started 13 of 14 games at either right or left offensive tackle his redshirt freshman year in 2013. As a sophomore he started all 13 games at left tackle. Conklin was selected for the 2015 First-Team All-American (Sporting News, USA Today) as well as the 2015 First-Team All-Big Ten (coaches, media). During his career with the Spartans, Conklin started in 38 of his 39 career games (35 at left tackle, three at right tackle).
After a senior year where Conklin gave up only two sacks and was penalized three times he was projected to be a Top 10 pick going into the 2016 NFL Draft. He was the third-highest rated offensive tackle behind Laremy Tunsil and Ronnie Stanley. He cited that he worked out for or had meetings with the Buffalo Bills, San Diego Chargers, Pittsburgh Steelers, Tennessee Titans, New York Jets, Indianapolis Colts, Atlanta Falcons, Detroit Lions, and Tampa Bay Buccaneers during his pre-draft process.
|Ht||Wt||Arm length||Hand size||40-yd dash||10-yd split||20-yd split||20-ss||3-cone||Vert||Broad||BP|
|6 ft 6 in||308 lb||35 in||10⅛ in||5.00 s||1.25 s||2.50 s||4.57 s||7.63 s||8 ft 7 in||25 reps|
|All values from NFL Combine,|
2016 NFL Draft
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