California safety Jaylinn Hawkins poses for a headshot during the 2020 NFL Scouting Combine, Thursday, Feb. 27, 2020 in Indianapolis. (Ben Liebenberg via AP)

Jaylinn Hawkins



Experience: R

Height: 6-1

Age: 22

Weight: 208 lbs

College: California




  • In three seasons, he recorded 158 tackles, 9.5 tackles for loss, 2.0 sacks, 10 interceptions that he returned for 90 yards, seven pass breakups, 17 passes defended, three forced fumbles and nine kick returns for 129 yards to total 219 all-purpose yards. 
  • Registered career highs of 56 tackles, 4.5 tackles for loss, 2.0 sacks (-6 yards), two forced fumbles and 47 kick return yards in a career-high-tying 13 games and a career-high 13 starts as a senior. 


  • His uncle, Jeremiah Hawkins, is a senior wide receiver at Cal in 2020 and was his prep football teammate at Buena Park High School.
  • He graduated from Cal in December of 2019 with a bachelor's degree in American studies.