Cooper DeJean (born February 9, 2003) is an American football cornerback and punt returner.He played college football at Iowa Hawkeyes, where he was named a unanimous All-American in 2023.He declared for the 2024 NFL draft following the 2023 season.After the season, Iowa defensive coordinator and defensive backs coach Phil Parker remarked "I didn't see Nile Kinnick play, but he might be the modern day Nile Kinnick."