Challenging for more playing time and a potential starting role . . . Heads into the fall as a key member of the offensive line . . . Good run blocker . . . Developing pass blocking skills . . . Continues to improve and learn the system . . . Making good adjustment to collegiate game . . . Projected to see significant action . . . Has a good future in the program . . . Works hard and competes . . . Earned the team's 2010 Spring Offensive Most Improved Player Award for his efforts in spring ball . . . Played in nine games and made two starts in 2009 . . . Redshirted in 2008 . . . 2008 graduate of Lowell High School . . . Prepped by Noel Dean . . . Earned first-team all-state dream team recognition . . . Attained all-conference laurels . . . Served as team captain . . . Helped team to district and league championships along with a state semifinal appearance in 2007 . . . Received honorable mention all-state kudos as well during his prep careere . . . Also played baseball and was an all-district pitcher . . . Participated in basketball for two years . . . Likes hunting and baseball . . . FSU Letters: One . . . Birthdate: 1/22/90 . . . Major: Criminal Justice.