College Career: Played in 22 games in three seasons at Virginia before finishing his career as a graduate student at Miami where he played in all 13 games with four starts … totaled 54 tackles, 1.5 tackles for loss, a forced fumble and three passes defensed in his collegiate career … set career high with 36 tackles in lone season with the Hurricanes in 2013 … also had two passes defensed and a forced fumble … graduated from Virginia in August, 2013 and transferred to Miami … played in all 12 games in 2012 at Virginia, recording 11 tackles … saw action in six games with the Cavaliers in 2011 and collected four tackles, 1.5 tackles for loss and a pass defensed … played in four games and had three tackles as a redshirt freshman in 2010 … redshirted in 2009.
Personal: Was a two-way starter at William Penn (Philadelphia, PA) Charter School, playing on the defensive line and at tight end … earned first-team all-conference and second-team Philadelphia Daily News all-city honors as a senior … rated the nation’s No. 43 defensive end prospect by ESPN and was the No. 21 tight end in the nation according to Scout.com … recipient of Mini-Maxwell Award given by Maxwell Football Club of Philadelphia … graduated from Virginia with degree in Sociology.
Schnepf Farms in Queen Creek, Arizona dedicated their famous corn maze in Larry Fitzgerald's likeness. The star receiver took a helicopter ride to take in the scene.