Senior transfer joins the Green Wave from LSU, where he completed his degree in May 2013
Career Notes: One-year letterman posted six tackles (3 solo, 3 assists) with a half tackle for loss during his career...played in 11 games with one start.
2013: Played in eight games with one start as a graduate student...finished with six tackles (3 solo, 3 assists) and a half tackle for loss...had a career-best three stops (2 solo, 1 assist) with his lone tackle behind the line of scrimmage at Louisiana Tech (9/12)...registered a pair of assisted tackles vs East Carolina (10/12)...added one solo stop at Syracuse (9/21)...off the field, was a member of the Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll and Tulane's 3.0 Club.
Prior To Tulane: Two-year squadman at LSU for coach Les Miles...redshirted as a true freshman in 2010 and did not play as a redshirt-freshman in 2011...played in three games on special teams as a sophomore in 2012, taking the field against North Texas (9/1), Idaho (9/15) and at Auburn (9/22).
High School: Three-year letterman at Selma High for coach Brian Montgomery...also lettered twice in basketball.
Personal: Born Jeremy Christopher Peeples on Dec. 8, 1990, in Selma, Ala...son of Willie and Joyce Peeples...has two brothers: Devin and Dexter; and three sisters: Brittany, Jennie and Jasmine...father, Willie, played basketball at Stillman College, and cousin, Eric England, played football at Texas A&M and professionally with the NFL's Arizona Cardinals, Canadian Football League's British Columbia Lions and Toronto Argonauts, and the XFL's San Francisco Demons...completed his degree in political science from LSU in May 2013 and is currently working on his master's degree in homeland security.
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