November 29, 2021
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DITR: Noah James

Noah James of Belaire High School in Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Noah James of Belaire High School in Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Noah James is a Class of 2022 Defensive Back and Wide Receiver from Belaire High School in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. James has breakaway speed, and plays all over the field in a variety of roles for the Belaire Bengals. In his last 2 games, James has 2 interceptions, 1 fumble recovery, 1 touchdown, and a sack. James has received an invite to the Gridiron Football All-Star Bowl Game.

How long have you been playing football?  

Noah: I’ve really been around football my whole life but I started playing when I was 8 years old.

How would you describe your role on the team?   

N: My coach just puts me wherever on the field to put us in good position to win games .

How would your teammates describe you?   

N: They would say I’m very passionate and energetic 

What would you say is your biggest strength?  

N: I would say my speed, and then coach putting me anywhere on the field so I can excel. 

Who would you compare yourself to, in college or the NFL? 

N: Jabrill Peppers, he is versatile and was dangerous everywhere on the field.

What is your goal for this season with Belaire?   

N: To be district champions, and my personal goal is to make First Team All-District as a defensive back and as a wide receiver.

What are you going to bring to the college team that recruits you?  

N: I’m going to bring versatility and energy.

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