2013: Defensive lineman was signed to the Raiders’ practice squad on 11/20...Added to the active roster on 12/14 and saw action in one game...(12/15) vs. KC: Made first appearance as a Raider and played in second NFL game, seeing action on defensive line...(12/22) at SD and (12/29) vs. Den.: Inactive.
2012: Played in one game after spending the first 13 weeks of the season on the practice squad… Promoted to the active roster on 12/15…(12/16) vs. Det.: Made his NFL debut and had one solo tackle…Released on 12/17 and re-signed to practice squad on 12/18.
2011: Spent most of the season on the Cardinals’ practice squad.
COLLEGE: Appeared in 44 career games with 29 starts for the Wildcats and finished his career with 82 tackles, three sacks, 12.5 tackles for a loss and one fumble recovery… Started all 13 games as a senior, totaling 21 tackles, one sack and 5.5 tackles for a loss… Had his most productive season as a junior in 2009 when he started all 13 games and had 26 tackles…As a sophomore in 2008, appeared in 11 games with two starts, totaling 17 tackles, a sack and 3.5 tackles for a loss despite battling a high ankle sprain…Appeared in seven games (one start) as a freshman in 2007 and posted 18 tackles, two tackles for a loss and a sack despite missing six games due to a hip injury…Redshirted in 2006…Majored in Communications and Leadership Development.
PERSONAL: Attended Kenwood (Clarksville, Tenn.) High School where he was named “Mr. Football” for Class AAAA in Tennessee after a senior season that saw him post 101 tackles, 35 tackles for a loss, 10 sacks, four forced fumbles, a fumble recovery and five passes defensed…Also earned All-State and All-Middle Tennessee honors…Was a twotime all-region and all-area selection.