Physical young linebacker . . . Could contribute in a reserve role and on special teams this season . . . Has good size and moves well . . . Solid hitter . . . Had a good redshirt year learning the system . . . Redshirted in 2009 . . . A 2009 graduate of Chelsea High School . . . Received Heritage West All-Area and All-Southeastern Conference White Division First Team honors as a senior . . . Recorded a team-high 113 tackles (35 solo), 3.5 tackles-for-loss and one sack . . . Was coached by Brad Bush . . . First-team All-SEC White selection . . . Named to Ann Arbor News All-Area First Team . . . Also competed in wrestling.