DTDaniel McCullers

Tennessee — SEC
  • Height: 6'8"
  • Weight: 351
  • Hometown: Raleigh, N.C
  • Age: 21

Bio

AWARDS AND HONORS:

  • 2013 SEC Coaches Preseason Second Team All-SEC
  • 2013 Media Preseason Third Team All-SEC
  • 2013 Bronko Nagurski Trophy Preseason Watch List
  • 2013 Outland Trophy Watch List
  • Preseason Bednarik Award Watch List
  • 2013 Athlon Sports Preseason Third Team All-SEC
  • 2013 Phil Steele Preseason Fourth Team All-American
  • 2013 Phil Steele Preseason First Team All-SEC

2013 (SENIOR): Made 33 tackles with 4.5 TFL in 12 starts at nose tackle… second on team with four quarterback hurries… posted six tackles, including career high 2.5 TFL in win over #11 South Carolina (10/19).

2012 (JUNIOR): Played in 12 games with seven starts… Massive nose guard (6-6, 377), won starting job in training camp…made 39 tackles, to lead all linemen and finish ninth on team in tackles… posted 5.5 TFLs and one sack in debut season… over final eight games, had 35 of his 39 tackles (4.4 per game)... first sack at UT in finale vs. Kentucky (11/24).

2011 (SOPHOMORE): At Georgia Military College…247sports: 3-star (No. 41 JUCO prospect, No. 7 JUCO defensive tackle, No. 2 JUCO recruit in Georgia)… Rivals: 4-star (No. 6 JUCO prospect, No. 1 JUCO defensive tackle, No. 1 JUCO recruit in Georgia)… in 2011, recorded 37 tackles, nine tackles for loss and two sacks as a sophomore at Georgia Military Academy… helped the Bulldog defense hold opponents to just 261 total yards per game, which ranked 14th in the nation

2010 (FRESHMAN): At Georgia Military College… notched 27 tackles, four tackles for loss and forced a fumble in his first season at GMC in 2010 

HIGH SCHOOL: Was a three-year all-conference selection at Southeast Raleigh High School which he helped lead to a 10-3 record as a senior in 2009... Also earned second team all-state honors in his final prep season after recording 29 tackles and five sacks... Posted a strong junior campaign in 2008 with 55 tackles and four sack

PERSONAL: Full Name: Daniel McCullers… Born: August 11, 1992… Son of Donnie McCullers… Majoring in Arts & Sciences.