Enters fall camp as a starter . . . Had a solid spring . . . Has good quickness and moves well for the position . . . Continues to learn the system and improve . . . Has made a good adjustment to the collegiate game . . . Solid pass rusher . . . Played in 10 games as a reserve in 2010 . . . Made six tackles . . . Had one tackle for loss . . . Did not see game action in 2009 . . . Redshirted in 2008 . . . A 2008 graduate of Lansing Everett High School . . . Coached by Marcelle Carruthers . . . Also participated in track and field . . . Was an all-conference first team pick and all-area honorable mention choice as a senior . . . Earned all-conference honorable mention laurels his junior year . . . Voted team's Defensive Player of the Year . . . Helped team to the second round of the state playoffs and best record in school history at 9-2 his final year . . . Also played in the jazz and marching bands . . . His mother works as a principal while father is retired . . . Enjoys the saxophone . . . Born 5/26/90 in Lansing, Mich. . . . FSU Letters: One . . . Criminal Justice major.