In 2011: Spent part of the season recovering from knee surgery, he did not see action until the fifth game versus Georgia Tech ... In for 24 snaps at fullback, but played 60 special teams snaps ... Will battle for the starting job in spring workouts.
In 2010: Redshirted the season at fullback, he suffered a knee injury during bowl practice ... Named the offensive Scout Team Player of the Week for the Florida State game.
Prep: Started at tight end and linebacker for coach Tommy Watson at Upson Lee High School ... Caught seven passes for 122 yards during senior year ... Named first-team all-state in Georgia class AAAA for senior and junior years ... Tabbed All-Middle Georgia honorable mention and first-team all-region as a junior ... Also a standout wrestler, he was ranked as the top heavyweight in the state of Georgia ... Majoring in sport management.