Consensus All-American selection and Ted Hendricks Award winner in 2013, making him one of just five defensive ends to earn consensus All-American honors in program history ... Named the 2013 Big 12 Conference Defensive Player of the Year and First-Team All-Conference accolades ... Was a semifinalist for the 2013 Chuck Bednarik Award ... Named to the 2012 Nagurski Trophy, Bednarik Award, Lombardi Award and CFPA Defensive Lineman of the Year Trophy watch lists ... Named to the 2011 Second Team All-Big 12 and as an honorable mention Big 12 Defensive Freshman of the Year in 2010 ... Finished collegiate career ranked third among FBS active players with 0.69 sacks pergame and fourth with 27.5 total sacks ... Totaled 60 tackles for loss during his career to rank second in the Longhorns' record book .... Appeared on the starting defense in 33 of 40 games ... Recorded six sacks over his final three games ... Has rare combination of strong built frame, forceful hands and quick feet ... Consistently hustles through the whistle ... Experienced as both a lineman and linebacker ... Needs to expand range of pass rush moves and increase brute strength to succeed at the next level ... Son of 15-year NFLveteran Jefferson Jeffcoat.
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