Consensus preseason First-Team All-SEC selection in 2013 ... Earned a spot on the watch lists for the Lombardi, Bronko Nagurski, Bednarik and Outland Trophies prior to senior season ... Preseason All-SEC Third Team pick in 2011 ... Voted team captain and named team's Greg See Tenacity Award winner and James W. Kynes Award for mental and physical toughness during senior campaign, which was cut short due to an anterior cruciate ligament tear just prior to the fourth game of the season ... Tallied five total tackles in three games in 2013 ... Played and started in 11 games as a junior, recording 26 stops, a team-best four sacks and a fumble recovery ... Made 7.5 tackles for loss and blocked a punt in 2012 ... Displays impressive explosion off the snap and does an excellent job of occupying rushing lanes ... Plays with a high motor ... Very dedicated to conditioning ... Lacks ideal length and size needed to play on the interior at the next level ... Durability is a concern ... Will fit nicely in an aggressive scheme due to his natural quickness.
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