|Hometown:||Battle Creek, Mich.|
Returning starter at right tackle . . . Physical pass blocker . . . Smart guy up front . . . Will be counted on to perform again . . . Improves each day . . . One of the anchors along the offensive line . . . Wants to play . . . Great attitude . . . Started all 11 games at right tackle in 2010 . . . Named team's Most Outstanding Offensive Rookie . . . Played in four games in 2009 . . . GLIAC All-Academic Team honoree . . . Named to GLIAC All-Academic Excellence Team . . . Redshirted during the 2008 season . . . Chosen as the Bill and Lynne Scheible Scholarship Award recipient for Tomorrow’s Team Offensive Player of the Year for his efforts . . . Graduated from Marshall High School in 2008 . . . Coached by Rich Hulkow . . . Two-time All-Southern Michigan Athletic Conference honoree . . . Served as team captain . . . Was an all-area pick as a senior . . . Helped team to a state playoff appearance in 2005 . . . Squad captured a league crown in 2006 . . . National Honor Society member . . . Also was active in wrestling and track . . . His brother, Jeremy, played running back on the school’s 1997 state title team . . . Also has a sister, Jessica . . . FSU Letters: Two . . . Birthdate: 9/19/90 . . . Major: Biology (Pre-Medicine).