Team elects group of peers to `position of respect'
Senior safety ranks fifth in career tackles
A preview of the 2012 squad
Defensive End Motivated by High Expectations for the Pack's 2012 Football Season
NC State held the visiting Tar Heels to 32 yards in the first half, producing three sacks and one interception
Florida State vs. NC State - AP Photo Gallery
In 2011: Saw action at end and tackle, he started the first four games of the season, as well as the Clemson and Maryland wins, at end ... Started at tackle in the Georgia Tech and Virginia games ... Picked off his first career pass to preserve the shutout in the fifth-consecutive victory over North Carolina ...Left the Georgia Tech game in the second quarter with a hand injury.
In 2010: Saw time at end and tackle ... Played in all 13 games, including a season-high 29 snaps in the win over Boston College ... Had his only tackle for loss in that contest.
In 2009: Redshirted the season at defensive end ... Named the Defensive Scout Team Player of the Year ... Earned a 3.0 GPA for the fall semester and was invited to participate in the 2010 freshman convocation at NC State.
Prep: Played defensive end at Lawrence Academy for Coach Michael Taylor... Scored two touchdowns as a senior... Helped lead the Spartans to a 7-1 record during his senior campaign, with the only loss coming in the ISL Championship game... Rated the No. 5 overall recruit in Massachusetts by Rivals.com... Named to Prep Star's All-East Region class of 2009... Also a standout forward on the basketball team, he was offered several scholarships to play on the hardwood... Invited to the Reebok All-American camp for basketball... Father, Darryl Bishop, was the first African-American to earn a basketball scholarship at the University of Kentucky, also played football at Kentucky and then went on to the NFL ... Majoring in communications.