Projected starter . . . Highly-touted athlete . . . Struggled with injuries throughout career . . . Potential all-league caliber player . . . Moves well for his size . . . Has great size and speed for his position . . . Expected to continue development . . . Promising future in the program . . . Appeared in nine games and made two starts in 2009 . . . Tallied 36 total tackles with 13 solo stops . . . Also had two tackles for loss . . . Played in seven games as a reserve and on special teams in 2008 . . . Two-time GLIAC All-Academic pick . . . Redshirted during the 2007 season . . . A 2007 graduate of Fordson High School . . . Prepped by Jeff Stergalas . . . Tallied three varsity letters in basketball . . . Totaled 59 total tackles and 10 sacks as a prep senior . . . Made 48 stops and netted seven sacks in his junior campaign . . . Was a Class A All-State First Team honoree . . . Chosen as team’s co-Most Valuable Player . . . Team captain . . . Two-time all-conference pick . . . Earned first team All-Metro West honors . . . Twice named to the All-City team . . . Enjoys running, fishing and basketball . . . Has three brothers . . . Originally born in San Francisco, Calif. . . . FSU Letters: Two . . . Birthdate: 1/6/89 . . . Major: Finance Corporate Accouting.