Draeland James


Jacksonville, Fla.

High School:

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 205


Government & Law

Draeland  James


No. 15 Villanova Tops Leopards, 31-14

Lafayette had 342 yards of total offense


Princeton tops Leopards In Offensive Shootout

Reed throws for 356 yards and three touchdowns


Week Two Brings Blue Hens to Fisher Stadium

Lafayette vs. Delaware game notes


Leopards Pull Away From CCSU in Opener

Reed and Mrazek produce for 3 TD's; Defense turns over Blue Devils 5 times


Lafayette Opens 135th Season on Friday

Game notes vs. Central Connecticut State


Lafayette vs. Holy Cross

Photos by Rick Smith


Lafayette vs. Villanova

Photos by Rick Smith


Lafayette vs. Princeton

Photos by Rick Smith


Lafayette vs. Central Connecticut State University

Photos by Rick Smith


Lafayette vs. Holy Cross

Photos by Rick Smith, Kenya Allen and Matt Fleming

2015: Started in one game before season was cut short due to a leg injury...named to Patriot League Academic Honor Roll with a 3.5 GPA.

2014: Played in 10 games with eight starts at free safety...had five or more tackles in five games...made eight tackles in win over Georgetown (10/11)...registered a career-high 11 stops (six solo) vs. Holy Cross (10/15)...named to Patriot League Academic Honor Roll with a 3.33 GPA.

2013: Appeared in all 12 games, making six starts as a freshman, primarily at free safety...recorded 35 tackles and two interceptions on the season...had a season-high six stops in first career start at Harvard (10/19) and followed with six more at Holy Cross (10/26)...added five tackles against Colgate (11/9) and at Lehigh (11/23)...intercepted passes against Princeton (10/12) and Georgetown (11/2)...named to Patriot League Academic Honor Roll with a 3.25 semester GPA.

AT PROVIDENCE: Played corner, safety and wideout in high school...selected as All-Times Union Preseason Team and named Impact Player to Watch by Florida Times Union...garnered All-City Honorable Mention status...served as team captain as a senior...in track and field, he was named the school’s Most Outstanding Male Athlete and Most Valuable Sprinter...earned All-State status in sophomore and junior seasons...110 high and 300 intermediate hurdles state finalist while also competing in the 200m, 400m, high jump and triple jump during his career...honor roll student who served as a tutor within the football team...member of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes.

PERSONAL: Son of Tyrone James and Cassaundra Anderson-James...born 1/15/95.