The 6-foot-2, 210-pound Moss is from Elizabeth City, N.C., where he had 135 tackles and 12 tackles for a loss as a senior for Northeastern High. He was a two-time first-team all-area selection by the Daily Advance.
He had 107 tackles and eight for a loss as a junior, getting his first scholarship offer from East Carolina. He committed to the Pirates last February but changed his mind once Virginia Tech offered.
Moss is one of two signees from North Carolina, joining Statesville quarterback Carlis Parker. He was born in Louisiana but moved to Virginia Beach when he was eight, living there six years before ending up in Elizabeth City.
His first name is pronounced JAY-me-on.
Committed: June 15, 2012
High school coach: Antonio Moore
Lead recruiter: Charley Wiles
Also considered: East Carolina, Wake Forest, N.C. State
Ranking: 247Sports: 3-star, No. 93 outside linebacker, No. 34 North Carolina
ESPN: 4-star, No. 68 outside linebacker, No. 30 North Carolina