R.J. Mickens (born July 10, 2001) is an American football safety for the Clemson Tigers.In R.J. Mickens first career season in 2020, he had one tackle. In week two of the 2021 season, Mickens had his first career interceptions, as helped Clemson beat South Carolina State. R.J. Mickens finished the 2021 season with 29 tackles with 0.5 tackle being for a loss, and two interceptions.