Derrick Davis Jr is currently a safety at Louisiana State University. In 2021, during his freshman year, he saw action in 12 games. Before committing to the Tigers in 2020, he was rated the top safety in the nation by 247 Sports while attending high school in his hometown of Pittsburgh, PA. He was also considered the no.1 prep safety in the nation for the class of 2021. Derrick was the 51st overall recruit in the nation as well as the 2nd overall recruit in Pennsylvania, as reported by ESPN. He is a model student to his peers and expresses his personality on social media.