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Josh Metellus

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#44

Experience: R

Height: 5-11

Age: 22

Weight: 209 lbs

College: Michigan

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Biography

• Three-time All-Big Ten honoree (2017-19) and was tabbed a 1st-Team All-Big Ten selection by the Associated Press in 2018.

• Honorable Mention All-Big Ten after making 74 tackles, 4.0 TFL, intercepting 2 passes and breaking up 5 in 2019.

OFF THE FIELD

• Last name is pronounced "meh-TELL-us."

• Graduated with a bachelor's degree in Sport Management.

PRO

• Selected in the 6th round (#205 overall) of the 2020 NFL Draft, the 4th of 5 DBs drafted by the Vikings and the 9th of 10 players drafted from Michigan in 2020, 2nd-only to LSU's 14.

• Played with Vikings LB Ben Gedeon at UM in 2016.

• High school and college teammate Devin Bush Jr. was a 1st-round selection by the Steelers in 2019.

COLLEGE

• Tallied 187 tackles, 9.0 TFL, 5 INT, 21 PBU and a blocked kick during his Wolverines career.

• Notched career-high 74 tackles in 2019 and had career-best 3 INT in 2018.

• Started all 13 games as a senior, 12 as a junior, 13 as a sophomore and 1 as a true freshman in 2016.

• Had team-high 11 tackles vs. Alabama in the 2020 Citrus Bowl.

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