|Hometown:||Bad Axe, Mich.|
|High School:||Bad Axe|
Returning starter at defensive end . . . Teams with Jordan Morgan to give the Bulldogs one of the top sets of ends in the league . . . Continues overall improvement . . . Has gained considerable experience . . . Runs well for his size . . . Bigger body . . . Started all 11 games in 2010 . . . GLIAC Honorable Mention honoree . . . Ranked among the league leaders with 14.5 tackles for loss (-60 yards) . . . Had 45 total tackles with 29 unassisted efforts . . . Also finished with five sacks for -39 yards . . . Tallied four quarterback hurries and recovered two fumbles . . . Had a season-high seven tackles at Northern Michigan (Oct. 16) . . . Blocked one kick and broke up a pass . . . Appeared in nine games during the 2009 season . . . Totaled 22 tackles with 16 unassisted stops . . . Also had 2.5 sacks for a loss of 18 yards . . . Had a quarterback hurry, forced a fumble and blocked a kick . . . Redshirted in 2008 . . . Graduated in 2008 from Bad Axe High School . . . Coached by Dave Rowland . . . Totaled 103 stops and six sacks his senior year . . . Voted team MVP . . . Was a two-time all-league honoree . . . Ran for 702 yards and 12 scores as a senior for the Hatchets . . . Caught 18 passes for 298 yards his junior year . . . Played five different position in high school . . . Was the school’s all-time leader in basketball scoring, rebounding and blocked shots . . . Traveled with an AAU basketball team . . . Enjoys skateboarding, snowmobiling and snowboarding . . . Has also played hockey and ran track . . . FSU Letters: Two . . . Birthdate: 9/25/90 . . . Major: Management.