Group of gridiron graduates largest in last decade
Pack players continue to prepare for 2013 NFL Draft
Pack will face Vanderbilt at noon (ET) Monday on ESPN
Wolff named to first-team; Amerson, Bishop, Mattes named to second-team
Senior safety ranks fifth in career tackles
NC State at North Carolina
NC State vs. Florida State
NC State vs. Miami
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Overview: Most experienced member of the Pack's established defensive secondary in terms of starts with 37 and with 1,856 career snaps to his credit ... Has intercepted nine passes in his career, with one more he will rank sixth in NC State history.
In 2011: An All-ACC nominee, he led the team in tackles in each of the last two regular season games ... Team's third-leading tackler with 99 for the season ... Picked of his fifth pass of the season in the win over No. 7 Clemson, he has nine INTs for his career ... Tallied a career-best 11 tackles in that victory as well ... Ended the season ranked third in the ACC in picks ... Recovered two fumbles in the dramatic come-from-behind win over Maryland, leading to 14 of the Pack's 42 unanswered points ... Returned a fumble for a touchdown against Georgia Tech.
In 2010: An All-ACC nominee who was the season starter at field safety ... Team leader in interceptions with four, he pulled down a pair in the win over Boston College ... That was the highest INT total for a Pack player since 2005 ... Named the ACC Defensive Back of the Week for that contest ... Also picked off passes against Virginia Tech and against West Virginia in the Champs Sports Bowl ... Tallied a career high 10 tackles at Maryland ... Named to Phil Steele's third-team All-ACC midseason squad ... Made one of the biggest plays of the 2010 season at UCF ... With the Pack up seven and UCF driving with under a minute to play, he jarred the ball loose near the goal line on a completed pass and it was recovered at the 10.
In 2009: Named to the Sporting News ACC All-Freshman team ... Started eight games at safety, more than any other true freshman ... Tallied 41 stops for the season, 30 over the last five games ... Made two huge plays in the win over Pitt ... On 2nd-and-goal with the Panthers driving to tie, he knocked the ball carrier for a one-yard loss and on 3rd-and-goal broke up a pass ... Registered seven tackles in the games versus Florida State, Clemson and Virginia Tech.
Prep: Safety who registered 108 tackles and five interceptions during his senior campaign at Boca Raton High School, where he played for Coach Eddie Giersbook... Returned one INT for a touchdown in 2008... Also caught 45 passes for 600 yards and eight touchdowns as a wide receiver... A first team all-conference selection in 2007... Also named to the Class 2A all-county squad in 2006... Named to the Prep Star All-Southeast region class of 2009 ... A business administration major.