Ja’Quan McMillian joined the Broncos as an undrafted free agent in 2022. He is currently signed to their practice squad.
Where Did Ja’Quan McMillian Attend Highschool?
Ja’Quan McMillian started off his career at West Forsyth High School (Winston-Salem, N.C.). As a multi-sport athlete, he excelled in football, basketball, and track & field.
McMillian was a four-time All-Central Piedmont performer and was named to the Winston-Salem Journal All-Northwest Area squad three separate times. As a junior, he was the best male athlete in West Forsyth because of how well he did in sports. During his time at the high school, he had a total of 22 interceptions and scored two INT-TDs.
Ja’Quan McMillian’s involvement in athletic activities did not affect his academic work, hence, he graduated from West Forsyth High and attended East Carolina University.
During his time as a college student-athlete, McMillian amassed a total of 127 tackles (97 of which were solo), 12 interceptions (125 yards, 1 touchdown), 23 passes defensed, two forced fumbles, and two fumble recoveries.
During the 2021 season, he started all 12 games that were played and recorded 56 tackles (38 solo), five interceptions (42 yards, one touchdown), 11 passes defensed, one forced fumble, and two fumble recoveries.
McMillian was chosen as one of the semifinalists for the Jim Thorpe Award, which is presented to the defensive back who is considered to be the finest in the country.