Welcome to the U, Javion Cohen!
December 18, 2022
Cristobal & Co. struck again on the recruiting trail on Sunday morning. Transfer OG Javion Cohen (Phenix City, AL - Central) made his commitment to Miami as the first transfer signee in the 2023 class.
At 6’4”/305, Javion comes to Miami from Alabama, where he started 25 games for the Crimson Tide over two years. He’s the #8 ranked transfer player and #1 offensive lineman in the 247Sports transfer rankings.
A veteran of 31 college games, Javion has taken 1,624 snaps at guard for the elite powerhouse. According to Pro Football Focus (PFF), he has not allow a sack during his time in Tuscaloosa. In 2022, PFF graded his pass blocking at 80.5, while earning a 68.9 run blocking grade. At Alabama, Javion tallied 38 pancake blocks. Does he want to go to breakfast with Samson? In 2022, Javion earned second team All-SEC honors, voted on by the coaches.
Javion is expected to compete immediately for a starting role at guard in 2023 on Miami’s rebuilt offensive line. He will enroll at Miami in January. He has two years of eligibility remaining.
Welcome to the U, Javion! Welcome to the family!