Selected to the preseason All-SEC Second Team by the league's coaches, third team by media ... Named to the preseason watch lists for both the Bronko Nagurski and Outland Trophies heading into senior campaign at Tennessee ... Started all 12 games in which he appeared for the Volunteers in 2013, finishing with 33 tackles, 4.5 tackles for loss at the nose tackle position ... Led all linemen and was ninth on the team overall in stops with 39 in his first year at UT ... Spent two seasons at Georgia Military College where he was one of the top JUCO players at his position ... A mountain of a man, stands 6-7 and checked in at almost 400 pounds after leaving high school ... An imposing figure who has a far reach, but doesn't have the best mobility and did not run at the NFL Scouting Combine due to a strained right hamstring.
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