In 2003: A first-team All-ACC performer for 2003, he was the Pack's leading tackler with 145 stops ... Led the team in tackles in eight games and posted nine double-figure tackle totals ... Ranked fifth in the ACC and 22nd in the nation with 11.2 tackles per contest, he led the league and ranked fourth in the country with 113 solo stops ... Had a season-high 16 tackles at Wake Forest ... Led the team with 13 tackles against Kansas in the Tangerine Bowl, including a team-best eight unassisted tackles and one for loss ... Made 10 stops behind the line of scrimmage, the fourth-best mark on the team ... In for 965 snaps, the highest total on the defense.
In 2002: The Pack's second-leading tackler with 126 stops for the season, he led the team in the season opener with 12, at Navy with 13, at UNC with 10, versus Ga. Tech with 20 and versus Notre Dame with 14 ... His total versus Georgia Tech was the best for a Wolfpack defender all season and one of the top marks in school history ... A dozen of his 14 stops versus Notre Dame were first hits or solo stops ... Started every game of the season at roverback, the "hidden linebacker" spot on the ACC's top defense ... In for 899 snaps for the season, the top mark on the Wolfpack defense, he also played numerous special teams plays every game ... Had two third-down stops versus Navy, four versus Ga. Tech ... Broke up seven passes, the second-highest tally on the team ... Physical young player who earned the starting job at roverback over a returning senior starter ... Broke his nose during a collision with T.A. McLendon during preseason camp, he was back in action after missing just one practice.
In 2001: Backup rover who saw action in 11 games last season, including the Tangerine Bowl contest ... Saw action from scrimmage in nine games, special teams action in all 11 games ... In for a season-high 55 snaps in the win at Duke, he also tallied a season-high six tackles in that contest ... Named the "Most Improved" defensive back following spring workouts ... Fourth-strongest player on the 2002 squad on a pound-for-pound basis with a 4.71 strength index ... Boasts a 32.5" vertical jump, the 12th-best mark on the team and clocked in at 4.44 in the 40-yard dash, the ninth-best mark among returning players.
Prep: A two-time All-Dade County selection at Miami Killian High School for coach Mike McGraw... Earned second-team all-state accolades as a senior... Recorded 120 tackles and five interceptions as a senior... Credited with 121 tackles and three interceptions during his junior season... Majoring in mass communications ... Born 10/8/82.
Maddox Career Stats