UNC Football Bio
55 Jason Strowbridge
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2016 - Redshirt Freshman Season
Finished with 12 tackles on the season and 2.5 for loss, including two sacks • Had one tackle in the Sun Bowl • Had two tackles against Virginia • Made one tackle in the win at No. 12 Florida State • Had one tackle and assisted on a tackle for loss in the comeback win over Pitt • Made his first career start in the win over JMU and had two tackles, including a sack • Recorded a quarterback pressure in the win at Illinois • Made his collegiate debut in the season opener vs. No. 18 Georgia and finished with three tackles • Redshirted in 2015 with an injury.

Deerfield Beach High School
Ranked the No. 47 strongside defensive end in the country by 247sports.com and is one of the top 100 players in Florida • Four-star prospect according to ESPN and Scout.com • Considered the No. 29 defensive end in the nation by ESPN.com and the No. 61 prospect in Florida • Rated the No. 24 defensive end by Scout.com • Member of the Scout 300 and is ranked the No. 265 senior nationally • Had 12 sacks, broke up two passes and recovered a fumble as a junior • High school head coach was Allen Jackson. 

Nickname is “Strow” • If he could choose an NFL team to play for, it would be the Dolphins • His dream job is to play in the NFL or be a sports fisherman • People say he looks like Quinton Aaron in The Blind Side • His favorite TV show is “Key & Peele” • His favorite food is fettuccini alfredo • The reason he wears No. 55 is because it's a family number • His pregame ritual or superstition is to eat gummy bears • If he could guest star on a reality TV show, it would be “Real World” • The people who had the biggest impact on his life are his parents, Arlene Thigpen and Clifford Strowbridge • Birthday is Sept. 10 • Enrolled in the General College.

Position: Defensive End
Height: 6'4"
Weight: 250
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Deerfield Beach, Fla.
High School: Deerfield Beach
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