Coach Saban & the Crimson Tide Accept the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge
OUTLOOK: An athletically gifted defensive back prospect who has played in 29 career games in the defensive backfield for the Crimson Tide ... will look to develop an expanded role at safey in 2015 ... has 20 career tackles with one interception and three pass breakups.
JUNIOR (2014): Appeared in 13 games … made the first start of his career against Southern Miss … had 17 tackles, two pass breakups and one interception. West Virginia: Recorded one tackle versus the Mountaineers. FAU: Had one tackle and a pass breakup. Southern Miss: Made two tackles in his first start. Florida: Hauled in his first career interception in the win over the Gators. Arkansas: Contributed with one solo tackle off the bench for the Crimson Tide in a 14-13 win in Fayetteville. Texas A&M: Came off the bench to make one solo tackle. LSU: Helped break up the Tigers fourth-down pass in overtime in the end zone ... added one assisted tackle. Mississippi State: Made a season-high three tackles with one solo stop. Western Carolina: Recorded two solo tackles against the Catamounts. Auburn: Made two tackles with one solo stop ... also broke up a pass. Missouri: Recorded two solo tackles as the Tide’s fifth defensive back in the SEC Championship Game victory. Ohio State: Made one solo tackle playing in Alabama’s dime formation.
SOPHOMORE (2013): A reserve defensive back who played in eight games while also contributing on special teams ... saw action against Virginia Tech, Colorado State, Ole Miss, Georgia State, Arkansas and Chattanooga ... made one tackle on the season with an assisted stop against the Mocs.
REDSHIRT FRESHMAN (2012): Came off the bench in eight games, earning time against Western Kentucky, Arkansas, Florida Atlantic, Missouri, Mississippi State, Western Carolina, Auburn and Notre Dame in the Discover BCS National Championship Game. Western Carolina: Assisted on one tackle in the shutout win. Auburn: Assisted on a tackle in the Iron Bowl.
FRESHMAN (2011): Redshirted during his first year at Alabama.
HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL DATA: Came to the Capstone as a four-star prospect and Parade All-American ... ranked as the No. 19 cornerback in the class of 2011 by Scout.com ... listed as an athlete by Rivals.com and ESPNU and ranked 20th and 29th, respectively ... the No. 3 prospect in the state of Tennessee by Rivals.com ... 109th on Mobile Press-Register's Super Southeast 120 ... honorable mention on Orlando Sentinel's All-Southern team ... the No. 2 prospect in Tennessee by SuperPrep ... threw for 2,635 yards and 23 touchdowns as a senior while rushing for 1,006 yards and 17 scores ... on defense in 2010, had a team-high 111 tackles, six interceptions for 127 return yards, two fumble recoveries and one forced fumble ... also returned eight punts for 245 yards for a 30.6 yards per return average ... completed 88-of-155 passes as a junior in 2009 for 1,255 yards, 11 touchdowns and seven interceptions ... also rushed for 867 yards while recording 83 tackles with two interceptions and two fumble recoveries ... had 114 tackles and seven interceptions as a sophomore in 2008, with 11 rushing touchdowns and 17 passing ... had over 30 scholarship offers ... chose Alabama over LSU, Georgia, Tennessee, Ohio State and Notre Dame.