Football

JeremyFlax

  • position Offensive Lineman
  • height 6-6
  • Weight 328
  • class Junior
  • Hometown Detroit, Mich.
  • Previous School Independence CC
  • High school Robichaud

2021 – r-Sophomore

  • Saw action in 11 of 13 games

2020 – Sophomore

  • Redshirt season
  • Saw his first collegiate action vs. Vanderbilt and also played vs. South Carolina

High School/JUCO

  • Considered a four-star recruit by Rivals
  • 247Sports listed him as the top JUCO offensive tackle and the No. 8 overall JUCO prospect
  • Rivals rated him as the No. 2 offensive tackle prospect nationally and the 20th overall JUCO prospect
  • Three-year starter at Dearborn Heights Robichaud for head coach Jason Malloy
  • Played both sides of the ball and recorded 40 tackles, 10 TFL, two sacks and a forced fumble as a defensive lineman during his senior season
  • Earned a spot on The Free Press’ All-West Prep Football Team
  • Also played basketball
  • Signed with UK over Auburn and Texas Tech
  • Has three years of eligibility remaining

Personal

  • Born in Detroit
  • Son of Sandra Flax
  • Has one brother, Isaiah
  • Major is community leadership and development

Jeremy Says

  • His nickname is “Big Jerm”
  • He chose Kentucky because it felt like home and family
  • After his football career he would like to be a coach
  • Three words to describe him are funny, caring, and strong
  • If he could eat three foods for the rest of his life he would choose pizza, soul food, and eggs
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