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    Jarvis Byrd

    RS Senior

    Pahokee, Fla.

    High School:

    Height / Weight:
    5-10 / 190



    Byrd Granted Sixth Year

    Pack's safety missed final seven games in 2013


    Byrd Out for Remainder of Season

    Senior leader suffers third torn ACL of his career


    Pack Players Select Leadership Council for 2013

    Core group will represent each position on field

    08/14/2013 Position Preview: Defensive Backs takes a look at the Pack's defensive backs during fall camp


    Pack Elects Leadership Council

    Team elects group of peers to `position of respect'

    In 2013: Moved from corner to free safety during the spring, he is listed as the starter at that position entering fall camp.

    In 2012: Saw action in the first four games of the season before suffering a thigh injury prior to the Virginia contest.

    As a RS - Senior (2013):

    - Started at free safety in the first five games of the season before suffering a third torn ACL against Wake Forest.

    - Moved from corner to safety in the spring of 2013.

    - Elected to serve on the team's Leadership Council for 2013.

    As a RS - Junior (2012):

    - Saw action in the first four games of the season before suffering a thigh injury prior to the Virginia contest.

    As a RS - Sophomore (2011):

    -Suffered a second torn ACL in summer workouts and missed the entire season.

    As a Sophomore (2010):

    - Red-shirted the season as he rehabbed from a torn ACL.

    As a Freshman (2009):

    - Went from one of the Wolfpack's top scout teams players in September to earning a starting job at boundary corner in November.

    - Started the Clemson, Virginia Tech and North Carolina games.

    - Suffered a torn ACL versus the Tar Heels.

    - Was slated to redshirt, but after injuries depleted the secondary, he stepped in versus Florida State - the eighth game of the season.

    In High School:

    - Played varsity all four years for coach Blaze Thompson.

    - Helped lead his team to the Class 2B state championship game.

    - Played on the American team in the 2008 Treasure Coast All-Star game.

    - Honors: Prep Star All-American as a senior. Class 2B all-state first team and small-school all-area first team defense.

    - Senior Stats: 60 tackles, three sacks, one interception, 15 pass breakups, four forced fumbles and two recovered fumbles. Also blocked three punts and two field goals.

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