- His first name is pronounced juh-VONN.
- Leesa James-Exum, Kinlaw's mother, immigrated to Washington D.C. from Trinidad and Tobago in 1995.
- Played with older brother, Caleb, at South Carolina from 2017-2019.
- After not participating in Pop Warner as a kid, Kinlaw's football career began as a sophomore at Goose Creek (Charleston, SC) HS.
Morning Report: Javon Kinlaws Concludes 'In My Own Words' Series, PFF Ranks All 32 Starting QBs, 49ers Announce Recipients for $1M Social Grant
Javon Kinlaw pens the final installment of "In My Own Words," Pro Football Focus ranks all 32 starting quarterbacks heading into the 2020 season, 49ers announce nine recipients for the team's social justice grant.
In My Own Words feat. Javon Kinlaw - Ready For My Competition
In the fifth and final entry, Javon Kinlaw details his adjustment to the speed in the NFL, his budding relationships with Jimmy Garoppolo and Richard Sherman and his eagerness to go full tilt in the 49ers Week 1 matchup against the Cardinals.
5 Takeaways from Players for a Purpose Presented by SAP
The 49ers Foundation hosted its annual kickoff to the season last night virtually.
49ers Foundation Announces Player Lineup for Annual Kickoff Event: Players for a Purpose presented by SAP
The annual fundraiser featuring 49ers players, coaches, alumni and executives will take place virtually to celebrate the start of football season while raising money for Bay Area youth.
Morning Report: Dee Ford Compares Javon Kinlaw to Nick Bosa, How to Watch #49ersCamp, Roster News
Dee Ford sees similar traits in the 49ers first round pick and the DROY, stay up to date with the latest training camp news, San Francisco signs OL Spencer Long.
Dee Ford Sees Similar Traits in Nick Bosa and Javon Kinlaw
The veteran pass rusher says Kinlaw possesses "everything that you want to see in a rookie" through the first two weeks of training camp.
Morning Report: Roster Moves, the 49ers Foundation Announces Dates for Annual Event, Javon Kinlaw and Brandon Aiyuk Debut in Red and Gold
San Francisco announces the signing of DL Alex Barrett, 49ers Foundation's Kickoff: Players for a Purpose set for September 1, Javon Kinlaw and Brandon Aiyuk show off their new threads on the team's social media.
2020 Training Camp Preview: Defensive Line
In the final installment of the 49ers position by position breakdown, 49ers.com is taking a look at the 49ers defensive line and how the unit can maintain their league-leading dominance despite recent changes.
Morning Report: Kyle Shanahan's Best Head Coaching Traits According to Richard Sherman, NFL Offensive and Defensive Line Rankings
Richard Sherman discusses Kyle Shanahan's most valuable traits as a head coach, how media stack up the 49ers offensive and defensive lines compared to the rest of the NFL.
Morning Report: Rich Eisen Reviews San Francisco's Offseason Moves, NFL's Top 100 Plays of 2019, Front Office Staff Supply Groceries for Over 900 Families
Rich Eisen says San Francisco had the "best offseason" in the NFL, 49ers land six plays in NFL's top 100 of 2019 and the 49ers front office joins Second Harvest Food Bank of Silicon Valley for a day of volunteering.
Morning Report: 49ers Announce Roster Moves, NFL Owners Meeting Update, 2020 State of the Franchise Highlights
San Francisco signs Javon Kinlaw and Brandon Aiyuk, top headlines from the NFL Owners Meeting and the 49ers 2020 State of the Franchise full show.
49ers Sign Draft Picks DL Javon Kinlaw and WR Brandon Aiyuk
The 49ers have signed their 2020 first round draft picks to four-year deals.
Morning Report: Kyle Shanahan Discusses Virtual Offseason, Robert Saleh Previews Javon Kinlaw's Potential, 49ers Mailbag
Kyle Shanahan reviewed the team's virtual training sessions, Robert Saleh discussed the process to drafting Javon Kinlaw and how to submit your 49ers questions to be answered on 49ers.com.
Morning Report: Peter King's NFL Power Rankings, WON Monthly Magazine, 49ers Players and Alumni Congratulate Class of 2020
Peter Kings shares his power rankings heading into the 2020 season, the June edition of the WON Magazine and 49ers players and alumni send messages to the Class of 2020.
49ers Morning Report: Dre Greenlaw Compares Javon Kinlaw to Nick Bosa, Raheem Mostert Discusses 'Idol' Frank Gore and 49ers Announce @Home Graduation
Dre Greenlaw discussed the potential for Javon Kinlaw to win Defensive Rookie of the Year, Raheem Mostert reflected on modeling his game after Frank Gore and 49ers will partner with Chegg to hold a virtual graduation for the Class of 2020.
Dre Greenlaw Believes Javon Kinlaw Has the Potential to Have a Nick Bosa-esque Defensive Rookie of the Year Season
Greenlaw highlighted Kinlaw's fit along the defensive line and, in addition to the 49ers supporting cast, believes the rookie has a good shot at the yearly honor.
With the Addition of Javon Kinlaw, Arik Armstead is Optimistic 49ers Can Resume Production in 2020
Armstead believes the 49ers defense is "built to adjust" and continue success despite recent changes along the defensive line.
By the Numbers: 49ers 2020 Draft Class
Looking at stats and numbers from each of the 49ers five draft additions during their collegiate careers.
Grades Are In! How Did the 49ers Fare in the 2020 NFL Draft?
San Francisco earned above-average grades coming out of this years draft with five new rookies and a veteran Pro Bowl tackle.
Why the 49ers Selected Each Pick in the 2020 NFL Draft
John Lynch and Kyle Shanahan shared the thought behind each of their five picks in this year's draft and the decision to trade for tackle Trent Williams.
Full List of San Francisco 49ers 2020 NFL Draft Picks
Your one-stop shop for all details on the 49ers 2020 draft selections.
49ers Players React to First Round Selections
Players welcome new teammates Javon Kinlaw and Brandon Aiyuk to the 49ers on social media.
Transcripts: 49ers First Round Draft Pick Javon Kinlaw Media Availability
See what the newest 49ers defensive tackle has to say as he joins the team.
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Javon Kinlaw on Continuing to Improve His Technique
Kinlaw discussed his mindset to improve every week and how the defense has relied on Fred Warner's leadership on the field.
Top Plays from the 49ers 33-6 Victory Over the Patriots
Watch the highlights from San Francisco's 33-6 victory over the New England Patriots in Week 7.
Javon Kinlaw: 'My Game is Improving as a Whole Everyday'
Kinlaw reviewed what he's improved on since the start of the season and highlighted the leadership of Arik Armstead.
Javon Kinlaw Makes PFF's Top Rookie's List
Pro Football Focus broke down the top rookie performances from the first quarter of the NFL season, including 49ers first-round pick Javon Kinlaw.
Full Highlights: Eagles vs. 49ers
Watch the top plays from the 49ers Week 4 matchup against the Philadelphia Eagles.
Azeez Al-Shaair Hauls in His First-Career Interception on 'Sunday Night Football'
Javon Kinlaw tipped the Carson Wentz pass and Al-Shaair made a great play to secure his first-career interception.
Javon Kinlaw on What He Expects from First NFL Primetime Game
Kinlaw discussed his mindset heading into "Sunday Night Football," evaluated his performance through the first three weeks of football and spoke about the importance of prioritizing sleep and hydration.
49ers Top Highlights From the First Three Weeks of Football
Watch the best plays from the San Francisco 49ers in the month of September.
Top Plays from the 49ers 36-9 Victory Over the Giants
Watch the highlights from San Francisco's 36-9 victory over the New York Giants in Week 3.
Javon Kinlaw Reviews His NFL Debut
San Francisco's first-round draft pick recapped his first game as a member of the 49ers and his mentality to be his own worst critic.
Meet the Rookies Presented by Zenni: Get to Know Javon Kinlaw
Learn more about the 49ers 14th-overall pick Javon Kinlaw, as the defensive lineman shared his reaction to being drafted by San Francisco and discussed what motivates him to improve each day.
Training Camp Rewind presented by SAP: Recapping #49ersCamp with Javon Kinlaw
Senior reporter Keiana Martin reviewed the major storylines following the team's 2020 training camp and spoke with first round pick Javon Kinlaw about joining the 49ers defensive line and his first NFL training camp.
Javon Kinlaw Recaps His First NFL Training Camp Practices
The 49ers first-round draft pick discussed the differences between the NFL and college practices and spoke about what veterans like Dee Ford, Nick Bosa and Laken Tomlinson have taught him thus far.
Behind the Scenes at the 49ers 2020 Media Day
Take a behind the scenes look at the 49ers socially distanced media day.
49ers 2020 State of the Franchise Ep. 4: John Lynch Discusses Goals Heading into the 2020 Season
John Lynch joined Greg Papa to review the team's offseason moves, look ahead to the upcoming season and discuss the importance of creating change through the team's social justice initiatives on the fourth episode of the 49ers SOTF, presented by Devcon Construction Inc.
D.J. Jones: Javon Kinlaw Provides 'Versatility' Along the D-line
D.J. Jones gave a scouting report on Javon Kinlaw and said defensive line coach Kris Kocurek brings the "same energy" to the group's virtual meetings as he does on the field.
Deion Sanders on 49ers Draft Class: John Lynch, Kyle Shanahan 'Know What They're Doing'
NFL Network's Deion Sanders recapped the San Francisco 49ers 2020 draft and acquisition of Trent Williams.
Watch Every San Francisco 49ers 2020 Draft Pick
See all the picks made by the 49ers during the 2020 NFL Draft.
49ers Director of College Scouting Ethan Waugh Recaps Process of Drafting Javon Kinlaw
Waugh recapped the process of scouting the 49ers first-round pick Javon Kinlaw and discussed how the defensive tackle fits on San Francisco's defensive line.
Javon Kinlaw Says He 'Was Hoping' 49ers Would Pick Him in 2020 NFL Draft
Defensive tackle Javon Kinlaw joined NFL Network to talk about being selected by the 49ers in the Draft and explain why he's a fit on San Francisco's defensive line.
49ers Call First-round Pick Javon Kinlaw
John Lynch, Kyle Shanahan, Jed York and Robert Saleh welcome defensive tackle Javon Kinlaw to the 49ers after selecting him with the 14th-overall pick in the 2020 NFL Draft.
John Lynch Recaps Day 1 of the 2020 NFL Draft
The 49ers general manager discussed the first-ever virtual draft and talked about why San Francisco wanted Javon Kinlaw and Brandon Aiyuk.
Getting to Know 49ers DT Javon Kinlaw
Javon Kinlaw discussed being drafted by the 49ers 14th-overall in the 2020 NFL Draft and spoke about why he wanted be a member of San Francisco's defensive line.