#99 Jerry Tillery / Defensive Tackle

  • Height: 6-7
  • Weight: 299
  • Hometown: Shreveport, LA
  • School: Evangel Christian
  • Composite Ranking:
  • National Ranking: 156
  • Positional Ranking: 11

Chargers Make Jerry Tillery 1st Notre Dame DL 1st Rounder in 22 Years

Before Thursday night it had been 22 years since a Notre Dame defensive lineman heard his name called during the first round of the NFL Draft.  The San Diego Chargers, with the 28th pick in last night’s draft, changed that ...

Projecting Notre Dame Players in the 2019 NFL Draft

There are six Notre Dame players that we can see being selected in the 2019 NFL Draft: Jerry Tillery, Julian Love, Te’Von Coney, Miles Boykin, Drue Tranquill and Dexter Williams.   With the Irish conducting their 2019 Pro Day today, lets ...
Dexter Williams & Alize Mack had memorable senior nights for Notre Dame.

South Bend Redemption: Notre Dame Coach, Seniors Got Busy Winning

Brian Kelly’s career at Notre Dame, following the disaster that was the 2016 season, could safely be described as being in great peril. His team had just gone 4-8, was embarrassed by their rival USC in the season finale, and ...

Key Matchups for Notre Dame vs. Navy & Their Option Attack

Without even lifting a finger last weekend, the Notre Dame Fighting Irish were able to move up one spot in the AP rankings and are now situated in the third spot in the Top 25. The Irish were able to ...
Notre Dame NT Jerry Tillery in action vs. Michigan

Notre Dame Football 2018 Mid-Season Awards

A little over half of the 2018 football season has passed, Notre Dame is headed into the bye week undefeated and ranked #4 in the nation. A lot of mid-year All-American teams have been released this week, and it would ...
Notre Dame's pass rush has been a force to be reckoned with in 2018

Notre Dame Has Nation’s Highest Rated Pass Rush

We are almost at the half way point of the 2018 season and it appears as though the pass rush that Notre Dame fans have been waiting for for years has finally arrived.  Fueled by a five sack performance against ...
Notre Dame QB Ian Book

Beyond the Boxscore: Notre Dame’s Stars Power Irish Over Stanford

In the biggest game so far of their 2018 football season, the Notre Dame Fighting Irish offered a strong statement for moving up in the rankings by knocking off the Stanford Cardinal. The 38-17 victory keeps the Irish perfect with ...
Notre Dame QB Ian Book

Frankie V’s Prediction: Notre Dame vs. Stanford ’18

The first battle of top 10 teams inside Notre Dame Stadium since the infamous Bush Push game 13 years ago is nearly upon us.  The 7th ranked Cardinal of Stanford comes to South Bend to take on the 8th ranked ...
Notre Dame QB Brandon Wimbush

Notre Dame v. Wake Forest: Key Matchups in 1st Road Test

For the first time in their 2018 campaign, the undefeated Notre Dame Fighting Irish venture away from South Bend to face an opponent. This week, that foe is the Wake Forest Demon Deacons, who are coming off their first loss ...

Brian Kelly’s All-Time Notre Dame Team: Defense

If you read the first installment of this two part series, you know the drill. I’m picking the best players from the Kelly era, and fitting them onto a team with the idea they’ll play an actual game. As noted ...

Returns of Jerry Tillery, Tevon Coney Beyond Huge for Notre Dame

Notre Dame needed a bit of good news after a week and a half span in which they lost their defensive coordinator to A&M in a money grab, lost one of the best offensive line coaches in the game to ...

NFL Decisions Loom for Notre Dame Juniors Heading into Citrus Bowl

While Notre Dame is making final preparations to win that important 10th game of the season, a quartet of juniors on the Irish roster also have a lot to play for personally tomorrow – their NFL futures.  The Irish have ...

Notre Dame Football 2017 Post-Season Awards

Tonight is the annual Notre Dame Football banquet, otherwise known as the Echoes Awards Show. It’s the post-season banquet, people get dressed up, there is something of a red carpet, trophies or some such are given out. It’s a big ...

Notre Dame Football Stock Report: Irish End Season Falling

The more things change, the more they stay the same. After 12 months of introspection, change, yoga, and new beginnings, Notre Dame and Brian Kelly are right back where they started: leaving California following an embarrassing loss, left to wonder ...

Notre Dame Post Game 6-Pack: Dissecting Another Egg on the Farm

Another chance for Notre Dame to make a statement in a primetime game in front of a national audience and another time the Irish made one no Notre Dame fan wanted to hear.  Despite taking a lead into the 4th ...