Jerron Cage

Ohio State Buckeyes | Jerron Cage | DT | No. 98

Jerron Cage

Jerron Cage was named First-Team All-State twice


Defensive Tackle
6-3 280
Winton Woods High School
Cincinnati, Ohio

Ohio State Overview

Two-time Associated Press Division II first-team all-state defensive lineman Jerron Cage is a unanimous 4-star prospect who is rated among the Top 15 defensive tackles in his class by ESPN (No. 11) and 247Sports (No. 13) … Scout rates him as its No. 16 defensive tackle … Cage, whose older brother, Daniel, has started 11 games along the defensive line for Notre Dame the past two seasons and will be a senior in the fall, is a member of the ESPN 300 (No. 138) and the No. 3 player in the state according to ESPN … the No. 2 tackle in the Midwest according to Scout … a PrepStar Top 300 All-American … first-team MaxPreps/JJ Huddle all-Ohio selection … two-time Cincinnati Enquirer all-area selection … Cage, a three-year starter for coach Andre Parker, recorded 43 tackles-for-loss for his career, a total that includes 24 quarterback sacks … the three-time all-Southwest District performer was its defensive player of the year in 2015 as a junior when he posted 48 tackles, including 10 sacks … led Winton Woods defenders with 81 tackles as a senior … has also been a standout wrestler throughout his high school career under the direction of coach Jason Dean … is the son of Dionne and Adrian Cage.

Recruiting Profile

2017 Class
Rivals: 3-Star #41 DT
Scout: 4-Star #16 DT
247Sports: 4-Star #11 DT
ESPN: 4-Star #11 DT

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