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    8Jimmy Faulks

    Class: R-Senior Position: CB Height: 6-1 Weight: 185 Previous School: Lakewood HS Hometown: St. Petersburg, Fla.

    2020 (R-Sr.):
    • Saw playing time in four games
    • Finished the season with three tackles, including two solo stops
    • Two tackles (one solo, one assisted) against North Alabama
    • Recorded a solo stop and a seven-yard interception return against Southern Miss
    • Helped Liberty finished the season ranked No. 23 in the country in interceptions (11)

    2019 (R-Jr.):
    • Saw playing time in all 13 games, starting all 12 of Liberty’s regular season games
    • Finished the season with 17 tackles (nine solo, eight assisted)
    • Finished the Louisiana game with three tackles, including two solo stops
    • Two solo tackles against Hampton
    • Recorded his second career interception against New Mexico
    • Helped the Flames to a road win at UMass with a pair of tackles
    • Finished the BYU game with two solo tackles

    2018 (Jr.):
    • Redshirted after playing in one game against Army

    2017 (So.):
    • Saw playing time in all 11 games, starting six of the last eight games at boundary cornerback
    • Finished the season with 15 tackles (nine solo, six assisted)
    • Tied for third on the team with four pass breakups
    • Finished five games with multiple tackles
    • Recorded two stops during Liberty’s season-opening win at Baylor
    • Made two tackles and a pass breakup against Morehead State
    • Posted three solo tackles and an interception against Indiana State
    • Finished with a season-best five tackles against Gardner-Webb, including two solo stops

    2016 (Fr.):
    • Played in nine games as a reserve cornerback
    • Made six tackles, all solo stops
    • Recorded a solo tackle in his first career game at Virginia Tech
    • Posted a season-high two tackles at SMU

    Prep:
    • Graduated from Lakewood High School
    • Two-year varsity letter winner while at Lakewood
    • Threw for 353 yards and three touchdowns as a quarterback on the junior varsity team during his freshman season
    • Played free safety as a sophomore, finishing the year with 52 tackles and a fumble recovery on the junior varsity team
    • Posted 36 tackles and seven pass breakups during his first season of varsity play as a junio
    • Finished his senior year with 54 tackles and four interceptions, including one returned for a touchdown
    • Played baseball and participated in track & field at Lakewood High School

    Personal:
    • Son of Jimmy Faulks Sr. and Carleatha Walters
    • Completed his master’s degree in interdisciplinary studies in May 2021
    • Birthday is December 28

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