James McFarland

James  McFarland


West Monroe, La.

High School:
West Monroe High School

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 250




Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl: TCU vs. Ole Miss Postgame Notes

No.6 TCU 42, No. 9 Ole Miss 3


Horned Frogs Cap 12-1 Season with Blowout Win

Trevone Boykin threw for three touchdowns and 188 yards in win over the Rebels.


TCU vs. Kansas State Postgame Quotes

#6 TCU 41, #7 Kansas State 20


TCU Announces Athletes of the Week

McFarland, Gibson earn weekly accolades


TCU vs. Grambling State Postgame Notes

TCU 56, Grambling State 0


2014 Chick-Fil-A Peach Bowl: TCU vs. Ole Miss

2014 Chick-Fil-A Peach Bowl: TCU vs. Ole Miss


Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl Gameday! (USA Today)

Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl (USA Today) against Ole Miss.


TCU vs. Iowa State 12/6/14

TCU vs. Iowa State 12/6/14


TCU vs. Texas 11/27/14

TCU vs. Texas 11/27/14


TCU at Kansas

No. 4 TCU Football at Kansas

2014: Defensive Most Valuable Player of the Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl ... intercepted an Ole Miss pass in the end zone with two minutes left in the second quarter to give TCU a 28-0 halftime lead ... had two tackles for loss, including a sack, as part of four stops in the game ... also had a pass breakup versus the Rebels ... led TCU with seven sacks on the season while ranking second with 12 tackles for loss ... tied for the team lead with three forced fumbles, all coming in road games ... had three sacks at SMU and two versus Texas ... also forced two fumbles in the SMU game ... his other forced fumble was at West Virginia ... totaled 41 tackles on the season with 29 solo ... posted a season-best six stops in the opener with Samford ... had four tackles in back-to-back games against Kansas and Texas ... made six starts while appearing in all 13 games.

2013: Saw action in all 12 games ... five of his 17 tackles on the season were behind the line of scrimmage ... had a career-best game at Oklahoma State, recording two sacks as part of seven tackles ... also had a sack and pass breakup in the win over SMU ... closed the season with three stops, including one for loss, against Baylor.

2012: Appeared in all 13 games, providing depth at defensive end ... totaled six tackles on the season ... had a half sack against Texas Tech ... posted solo tackles at Baylor and Oklahoma State ... combined on two stops versus Michigan State in the Buffalo Wild Wings Bowl.

High School: Rivals.com three-star outside linebacker ... ranked as the No. 36 outside linebacker in the nation and No. 5 at the position in Louisiana ... rated No. 16 in the Rivals.com Louisiana Top 40 ... led his team to the 5A State Championship his senior year ... all-district and all-state as a junior and senior ... recorded 83 tackles and six sacks as a senior ... totaled 63 stops with 10 sacks his junior year ... his father, James, played football at Alcorn State and his mother, Joan, played basketball at Grambling State ... chose TCU over Oklahoma, Mississippi State and Arkansas.

Personal: Parents are James and Joan McFarland.


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