Welcome to the 2020 FCS Jersey Countdown.
Throughout the May-August months, HERO Sports is going to name the best returning FCS player by jersey number, 99-1. Due to rosters being updated at different times for teams across the country and to keep things consistent, jersey numbers are based on the 2019 season.
The full 99-1 countdown/schedule can be found here.
*Note: Jersey numbers are based on 2019 rosters.
26: GLENN CUNNINGHAM, LB (SR.) — FORDHAM
Cunningham has been a dominant force at linebacker since his freshman season. He is a three-time All-Patriot League selection and was named a HERO Sports Freshman and Sophomore All-American.
At 6-foot-2 and 235 pounds, Cunningham is a physical presence in the middle of the defense and has the ability to make plays all over the field. In three seasons, he has a combined 252 total tackles, 159 solo, 38.5 tackles for loss, 9.5 sacks, three interceptions, 10 passes defended, four forced fumbles and four fumble recoveries.
Cunningham is one of the top linebackers in the FCS and is a 2020 HERO Sports Preseason Third Team All-American.