One of the most physically talented interior defensive linemen in the program, but has been limited while battling injuries. Had a productive spring and should be able to add depth to a very talented group of defensive tackles.
Redshirt junior who saw limited time playing in only four games…credited with four tackles, including three solo stops…saw his first action since early in the 2009 season when he picked up two tackles against Charleston Southern…registered two solo tackles in the road win at Boston College.
Missed spring practice while recovering from elbow and shoulder surgeries and ended up missing the fall season after injuring himself during fall camp.
Played in 12 games and logged nine starts, despite dealing with an elbow injury throughout the season…finished with 12 tackles and one tackle for loss, which came in a road win at North Carolina…came up with his first career fumble recovery against Georgia Tech…registered a career-high four tackles in win over NC State, including a career-best three solo stops.
Started first two games of his FSU career as a true freshman and saw action in eight contests…had eight tackles and one tackle for loss…registered three tackles in each of his first two games against Western Carolina and Chattanooga…was one of only two true freshmen to start on defense for the Seminoles.
Earned a four-star rating from both Rivals and Scout…FSWA 4A All-State honorable mention selection as a senior…participated in the FACA North-South All-Star game… recorded 15 sacks as a junior at Hillsborough High…was timed at 4.68 in the 40-yard dash…in addition to playing football he also wrestled and was an accomplished thrower on the Hillsborough track and field team…born January 12, 1990.