Chris Claybrooks
No. 27 – Jacksonville Jaguars
Personal information
Born: (1998-07-17) July 17, 1998 (age 23)
Nashville, Tennessee
Height:5 ft 9 in (1.75 m)
Weight:180 lb (82 kg)
Career information
High school:McGavock (TN)
NFL Draft:2020 / Round: 7 / Pick: 223
Career history
Roster status:Active
Career NFL statistics as of 2021
Total tackles:68
Pass deflections:5
Fumble recoveries:1
Return yards:389
Player stats at · PFR

Chris Claybrooks (born July 17, 1998) is an American football cornerback for the Jacksonville Jaguars of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Memphis.

College career

Claybrooks played wide receiver at Coahoma Community College but switched to cornerback when he transferred to Memphis.[1] Claybrooks missed five games in 2018 with a foot injury. In 2019, he posted 42 tackles and returned a kickoff for a touchdown. In the AAC Championship game against Cincinnati, he had an interception and forced a fumble.[2]

Professional career

Pre-draft measurables
Height Weight Arm length Hand span
5 ft 8+34 in
(1.75 m)
177 lb
(80 kg)
31+38 in
(0.80 m)
8+34 in
(0.22 m)
All values from Pro Day[3]

Claybrooks was selected in the seventh round of the 2020 NFL Draft by the Jacksonville Jaguars with the 223rd overall pick.[2] He was placed on injured reserve on November 26, 2020.[4] On December 19, 2020, Claybrooks was activated off of injured reserve.[5]


  1. ^ Jordan, Jonah (April 25, 2020). "Three former Tigers selected in 2020 NFL Draft". Daily Memphian. Retrieved April 26, 2020.
  2. ^ a b Giannotto, Mark (April 25, 2020). "2020 NFL Draft: Memphis CB Chris Claybrooks selected by Jacksonville Jaguars in seventh round". Memphis Commercial Appeal. Retrieved April 26, 2020.
  3. ^ "Chris Claybrooks, Memphis, CB, 2020 NFL Draft Scout, NCAA College Football". Retrieved October 15, 2021.
  4. ^ Johnson, James (November 26, 2020). "Jags place cornerback Chris Claybrooks on injured reserve". Retrieved January 1, 2021.
  5. ^ "Jaguars Make Roster Moves". December 19, 2020. Retrieved February 3, 2021.