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The NFL officially kicks off the 2015 regular season.
Signed by Kansas City Chiefs as an undrafted free agent, March 30, 2012…Waived by Chiefs, Aug. 31, 2012…Re-signed by Chiefs to practice squad, Sept. 1, 2012…Signed by Chiefs to active roster, Oct. 6, 2012…Waived by Chiefs, Oct. 9, 2012…Re-signed by Chiefs to practice squad, Oct. 11, 2012…Signed by Chiefs to active roster, Nov. 12, 2012…Waived by Chiefs, Aug. 25, 2013…Signed by Oakland Raiders as reserve/future free agent, Jan. 13, 2014.
AT A GLANCE
CAREER: Experienced cornerback enters his first season with the Raiders…Has played nine career games, all with Kansas City in 2012…Tallied four tackles in two games of action on defense.
2013 (with KC): Spent the offseason and training camp with the Chiefs before being waived at the end of camp.
2012 (with KC): Appeared in nine games, primarily on special teams…Spent eight weeks on the Chiefs’ practice squad…(10/7) vs. Bal.: Made NFL debut, playing primarily on special teams…(12/2) vs. Car.: Recorded two fourth-quarter stops of Panthers WR Steve Smith, marking the first two tackles of his career…(12/23) vs. Ind.: Tallied two fourth-quarter tackles of Colts WR Reggie Wayne.
COLLEGE: Played in 51 games (40 starts) at Auburn, compiling 279 tackles (172 solo), seven interceptions, 35 passes defensed, a fumble recovery and a blocked field goal returned for a touchdown…Started all 13 contests as a senior in 2011, registering 102 tackles (51 solo), six passes defensed and a fumble recovery…Appeared in 14 games (13 starts) as a junior in 2010, earning second-team Preseason All-SEC honors and helping the Tigers capture the 2011 BCS National Championship…Ranked third on the team with 64 tackles and finished with a team-best nine pass breakups that same year…Started all 13 games as a sophomore in 2009, tying for 20th in the SEC with an average of 6.5 tackles per game and finishing third on his team with 84 tackles…Played in 11 games (one start) as a true freshman in 2008, earning a spot on the Coaches’ All-SEC Freshman Team…Majored in philosophy.
PERSONAL: Attended Tucker (Ga.) High School…Named an Under Armour All-American as a senior…Had 64 tackles including six tackles for loss, 11 pass breakups, three interceptions and forced a fumble as a senior...Registered 18 sacks as a junior...Was honorable mention all-county as a junior...Rated as 11th best corner back in nation by Scouts.com...Ranked 53rd best player in Georgia by SuperPrep...Also ran track.