Semifinalist for Jim Thorpe Award, All-Big 12 First Team (AP, Coaches), finished with 49 tackles (5 for loss), 1 sack and 1 interception in 2013.
Birmingham native best known now for game-winning TD return off missed FG to win the 2013 Iron Bowl. Three-year starter for the Tigers, has 65 total tackles (including 10 vs. Alabama) and 12 pass breakups.
DC6'2"206 Division II
Attended Washburn University for three years and lettered in football for two seasons . Ranks third all-time at the school with 12 career interceptions. In 2012, recorded 46 tackles, 5.5 tackles for loss, two sacks, five interceptions, one fumble recovery, and one forced fumble.
2013 Jim Thorpe Award Semifinalist (Nation's top defensive back), Bednarik Award Semifinalst (Nation's top defensive player). Has 2 interceptions, 10 pass break-ups and 12 passes defended.
All-Mountain West second teamer, led all DBs in conference with 127 tackles (74 solo and 3 for loss), 2 interceptions and 6 pass break ups. Had six double-figure tackle games in 2013, including 20 against Utah State in the final game of season.
DC6'3"220 Big Ten
Second-team All-Big 12 selection, had four interceptions (returned for a total of 134 yards and a TD), and 11 pass breakups.
North Carolina State
This season has made 82 tackles (team-leading 51 solo), 3 interceptions.
Missed all of 2012 with an injury, but bounced back in 2013 and made the move from safety to cornerback. Through 11 games in 2013, has made 31 tackles, had 10 pass breakups and one interception.
DC6'2"210 Big Ten
In 2013, third on team with 52 tackles, including 2 tackles for loss and has seven pass breakups.
DC6'0"192 Sun Belt
Four-year starter for the Eagles, finished his career with 20 pass breakups, seven interceptions and 147 total tackles.