Coach Saban & the Crimson Tide Accept the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge
OUTLOOK: Enters the 2014 season looking to develop an expanded role at tight end for the Crimson Tide ... played in two career games, making one catch for 11 yards.
REDSHIRT FRESHMAN (2013): Played in two games, hauling in one reception for 11 yards against Georgia State ... also saw action against Arkansas.
FRESHMAN (2012): Redshirt during his first season at the Capstone.
HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL DATA: Hails from powerhouse Buford High School in Georgia ... was the Tide's only tight end in the class of 2012 ... ESPNU listed him as a four-star talent and the nation's No. 13 tight end ... No. 124 in ESPNU's Southeast Top 150 and the No. 25 player in Georgia ... Rivals.com rated him as a three-star prospect and the No. 13 tight end nationally as well as No. 27 in the Peach State ... Scout.com listed him as the No. 20 tight end ... 247sports.com slotted him as the No. 22 tight end ... PrepStar All-Southeast Region selection ... a first team Georgia Sports Writers Association AA All-State selection in 2011 after earning second team GSWA All-State accolades in 2010 as a junior ... a 2011 Super 6 choice by the Gwinnett Daily Post ... SuperPrep ranked him as the No. 20 player in Georgia ... coached by Jess Simpson at Buford High School, which won four straight Georgia State Championships from 2007-2010 ... chose Alabama over Florida, Arkansas, Auburn, Florida State, North Carolina and South Carolina.