1 - Jamar Slade
Jamar Slade
Height: 5-10
Weight: 203
Year: So.
Hometown: Macomb, Mich.
High School: L'Anse Cruse North
Position: DB

Will battle for a starting job at safety . . . Should help provide depth in the secondary . . . Has also played the corner position . . . One of team's faster players . . . Enjoyed a solid spring season . . . Expected to perform this fall . . . Continues to adjust to collegiate game . . . Has made good strides since joining the program . . . Saw action in seven games as a reserve in 2009 . . . Finished with five tackles and three solo stops . . . Also had one tackle for loss (-12 yards) . . . Redshirted in 2008 . . . Graduated in 2008 from L’Anse Cruse North High School . . . Coached by Joe Politowicz . . . Tallied 41 tackles and had five sacks as a senior . . . Made 86 stops with three sacks and two interceptions his junior campaign . . . Helped team to first-ever state playoff appearance in 2007 . . . Team captured the Macomb Area Conference Blue Championship . . . Played defensive back, linebacker, running back, tight end and receiver during prep career . . . Also ran track for three years . . . FSU Letters: One . . . Birthdate: 6/20/90 . . . Major: Mechanical Engineering Technology.