Appeared on the 2013 All-Mid-American Conference Third Team ... Named to the Academic All-MAC Team in 2011, 2012 and 2013 ... Only missed two games in his career with appearances in 47 games (29 starts) ... Originally recruited to play tight end before switching to defense ... Racked up 32 total stops with 8.5 for loss and five sacks as a senior ... Made strides during 2012 en route to 58 tackles, 10.5 for loss and seven sacks ... Recorded 49 stops, 7.5 tackles for loss and three quarterback takedowns in 2011 ... Primarily played defensive tackle for the Bulls ... Expected to adjust to the end position at the next level as his lack of girth will likely prevent him from continuing his career on the interior ... Abilities as a defensive end are unknown, making him a high risk-high reward prospect ... Possesses excellent understanding of the game and a real knack for getting to the quarterback ... Needs to improve quickness, speed and agility to make a successful transition to the NFL.
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