No. 10 Johnthan Banks

Published: Saturday, July 7, 2012 at 1:45 p.m.
Last Modified: Tuesday, July 3, 2012 at 1:46 p.m. counts down the Top 25 players in the Southeastern Conference.


Mississippi State senior cornerback

Height: 6-foot-2

Weight: 185 lbs.

Why he's No. 10: Banks is an athletic cover cornerback who has the ability to make game-changing plays with his combination of size and speed.

College career: He was a semifinalist for the Thorpe Award in 2011 after finishing his junior season with 71 tackles and five interceptions. For his career, Banks has 12 interceptions and three touchdowns.

Fun fact: Banks wants to become a state highway patrolman when his football playing career is over.

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