Signed by Denver Broncos as an undrafted free agent, May 10, 2014…Waived by Broncos, May 19, 2014…Signed by Oakland Raiders as a free agent, March 13, 2015.
2014: Spent a portion of the offseason program with the Broncos after signing with the team as an undrafted free agent.
COLLEGE: Played four years at Auburn, seeing action in 44 games…Served as the team’s primary punter for his final three seasons…Career totals include 207 punts for 8,423 yards (40.7 avg.)…Three-time semifinalist (2011-13) and one-time finalist (2011) for the Ray Guy Award, given annually to the nation’s most outstanding punter…Finished career third in school history for punts and fourth in punting yards…Named to the coaches’ All-SEC First Team as a sophomore…Played in 14 games as a senior, helping the Tigers to an appearance in the BCS National Championship Game…Punted 56 times for 2,385 yards and a career-best 42.6 average…Ray Guy Award semifinalist for the third straight season...Associated Press All-SEC honorable mention…Had only five punts returned on the season in 56 attempts…Played in 12 games as a junior…Posted 2,783 punting yards on 70 punts (39.8 avg.)…Named a Ray Guy Award semifinalist…Pinned 15 punts inside the opponent’s 20-yard line…Totaled six punts of at least 50 yards…Appeared in 13 games as a sophomore, his first year as the team’s full-time punter…Totaled 72 punts for 2,941 yards (both career highs) and a 40.8 average…Pinned 33 punts inside the opponent’s 20-yard line…Added 13 punts of 50 yards or longer…Named a Ray Guy Award finalist, the first in Auburn’s history…Named to the coaches’ All-SEC First Team…Pro Football Weekly first-team All-American…Became just the third punter in school history to earn All-American honors…Sports Illustrated All-American honorable mention…Phil Steele All-SEC Second Team…Two-time SEC Special Teams Player of the Week…Appeared in five games as a freshman…Punted nine times for 314 yards (34.9 avg.)…Majored in exercise science.
PERSONAL: Attended Park Hill High School in Kansas City, Mo. …In addition to his punting duties, played tight end, defensive end and handled placekicking duties…No. 20-ranked kicker by Rivals.com…2009 Class 5 first-team All-State selection at punter by the Missouri Football Coaches Association…Averaged nearly 40 yards per punt as a junior.
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