Coach Saban & the Crimson Tide Accept the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge
OUTLOOK: Enters the 2015 campaign pushing for an expanded role in the Alabama defense … played in eight career games as a reserve nose tackle, making five total tackles.
SOPHOMORE (2014): Played in three games with one assisted tackle ... saw action against Florida Atlantic, Texas A&M and Auburn.
REDSHIRT FRESHMAN (2013): A reserve defensive lineman who played on the interior ... saw action in five games: Georgia State, Kentucky, Arkansas, Tennessee and Chattanooga ... finished the year with four tackles, including two solo stops and one quarterback hurry.
FRESHMAN (2012): Redshirt during his first season at the Capstone.
HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL DATA: A signing day pickup for Alabama ... an elite defensive line prospect who played in the Under Armour All-America Game ... No. 100 in the ESPNU 150 and the eighth-best defensive tackle ... ESPNU rated him as the No. 2 player in the state of Virginia and the No. 12 player in the ESPNU East Region ... 247sports.com had slotted him as the No. 6 player in Virginia and No. 15 defensive tackle while ranking him No. 189 in the Top247 ... Scout.com also listed him as the 15th-best defensive tackle ... Rivals.com had him at No. 206 in the Rivals250, the No. 16 defensive tackle and No. 7 in Virginia ... a SuperPrep All-American and the publication's No. 35 defensive line prospect and No. 8 player in Virginia ... PrepStar All-American and All-Atlantic Region choice ... first team All-State as a senior, after accounting for 15 sacks ... coached by Jeff Woody at Brookville High School ... helped the Bees win the Virginia AA Division 3 State Championship... chose Alabama over Virginia Tech and Tennessee.