Photos from the first day of spring practice
In 2013: Starting strong side linebacker.
In 2012: Ineligible to compete in 2012, he practiced with the team.
In 2011: Moved to the strongside linebacker position for 2011 spring drills, he was named the starter at that position in the preseason ... Started the first six games of the season before suffering an abdominal injury and missing the Virginia contest ... Came back and started versus Florida State, then injured his foot and missed the remainder of the year following surgery ... In for 414 snaps and tallied 33 tackles, including five stops behind the line of scrimmage ... Picked off his first career pass in the opener vs. Liberty.
In 2010: Quickly earned a spot as one of the Wolfpack's top special teams players, his 237 special teams snaps ranked second on the team ... Also saw action from scrimmage as a safety in eight contests, including a season-high 29 snaps in the win over Boston College ... Made six tackles in that contest and also scored a touchdown when he fell on a blocked punt.
Prep: Lined up at both safety positions for coach Sheddrick Risper at Westside High School ... Listed as a three-star recruit by Rivals.com and Scout.com ... Intercepted three passes during his senior campaign ... Recorded 85 tackles, four interceptions and four fumble recoveries as a junior ... Named all-region, all-state, All-Bibb County and all-Middle Georgia for his efforts as a junior and senior ... A sport management major.