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Chatting With Harlem's Jalon Benson Class of 2020 WR - Name You Must Know

So in a way to better understand the use of Deep Dish Football for lllinois recruits and the whole entire IHSA Football scene. Decided to do player profiles of players who you might not know or you might know , but you should respect them for their roles on their respective teams. Every Football Player Has A Story To Tell

Jalon Benson Class Of 2020 WR Harlem 5'10 180

Jalon Benson how was your 2018 season?

My 2018 season was great I peaked in touchdowns and overall had a great season on offense, defense and special teams.

Favorite memory of the season?

My favorite memory would have to be the entire east vs Harlem game it was intense there was smack talk all week and we brought our A-game

What schools have you talked to so far?

Iowa,Iowa state,Cincinnati, Ball state, Illinois State, Purdue, Columbia, Harvard, Yale, Kentucky, western Michigan, Eastern and Western Illinois, South and North Dakota , Penn, Minnesota, UI , eastern Kentucky and a couple more I can’t name off the top of my head

What should college coaches know about you?

I am dynamic player I can play defense just as week as offense and I’m a fast, competitive learner and player

Tell me how good is James Cooper your QB?

He’s great he puts the ball on the spot almost anytime and he doesn’t fold when pressure presents itself in the pocket he’s grown dramatically since freshman year

What does Harlem football mean to you?

It means family it’s like a brotherhood among our team I my teammates as family

What goal do you have for yourself this upcoming season?

My goal would be to make more defensive plays and be the biggest captain/leader on the team

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