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DeRon Jenkins

Pos.: Cornerback

Height: 5-11

Weight: 185

Age: 23

College: Tennessee

Year: 1st

How acquired: 55th pick overall in 1996 NFL draft.

Highlights: 10th defensive back to be selected in the draft. Played in all but three games for the Volunteers. Started in four bowl games. Led Tennessee with four interceptions in 1995 and finished fifth on the team in tackles (53). Held Patriots' first-round pick Terry Glenn to three catches for 29 yards in 1995 Gator Bowl win over Ohio State. First career interception came against Cincinnati.

Personal: All-Midlands selection at Ritenour (St. Louis) High School. Rated seventh-best prospect in state by the St. Louis Post-Dispatch after a career as a defensive back and running back. One of the top prep long jumpers in the nation (21 feet, 9 3/4 inches). Majored in psychology at Tennessee.

P. J. Killian

Pos.: Linebacker

Height: 6-2

Weight: 242

Age: 24

College: Virginia

Year: 1st

How acquired: Signed as a free agent.

Highlights: Finished collegiate career as third-leading tackler (316 total) at Virginia. As a junior (1992) named All-State by Virginia Sports Information Directors' Association. Three-year letterman at Fox Chapel High School.

Personal: Was a Street & Smith's preseason honorable mention All-America selection. Selected to All-Conference and All-District

teams as high school junior and senior. Father is a physician and played college football at Pittsburgh.

Pub Date: 8/16/96

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