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Ed Stinson
Ed  Stinson


Homestead, Fla.

High School:
South Dade

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 292

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Alabama Works in Full Pads Wednesday

Crimson Tide put on full pads for the first time this spring


The Battle Plan

Seventeen of our teams posted scores that were above the national average in their respective sports for the figures that cover the four-year period from the 2008-09 through 2012-13 school years.


Alabama has Five Players Selected on the Final Day of the NFL Draft

Kevin Norwood, Ed Stinson, AJ McCarron, Vinnie Sunseri and Jeoffrey Pagan all taken on final day of the draft


Alabama Welcomes the NFL to Campus for Second Pro Day

Vinnie Sunseri, Ed Stinson and Anthony Steen get their first chance to work out for NFL teams


Alabama Holds Annual Pro Day for NFL Personnel

All 32 NFL teams were represented at Alabama's 2014 Pro Day


Sugar Bowl Day 5: Ed Stinson

Sugar Bowl Day 5: Ed Stinson


A Look at the 2013 Senior Class

A Look at the 2013 Senior Class


First Off the Field: Ed Stinson

Ed Stinson Interview after the Colorado State Game


Players of the Week: VA Tech

Players of the Week: VA Tech


One-On-One with Ed Stinson

One-On-One with Ed Stinson


11-16-13 FB Alabama vs. Mississippi State

Alabama Football plays Mississippi State at Starkville.


11-10-12 FB Alabama vs. Texas A&M

Alabama plays Texas A&M at Bryant-Denny Stadium.

2012 (JUNIOR): Started all 14 games at defensive end ... registered a career-best 30 tackles, including 20 solo stops and 8.5 tackles for a loss (23 yards) ... recorded three sacks (-15 yards) and five quarterback hurries to help bolster the nation's No. 1 defense.Western Kentucky: Registered three solo tackles, including two for a loss of eight yards and a sack for a loss of six. Arkansas: Had four tackles, including three solo stops ... also had a tackle for a loss in the shutout victory. Florida Atlantic: Made his fifth tackle for loss of the season ... finished with two solo tackles and was part of the Tide's starting unit allowed only 35 yards of offense by the Owls in three quarters of action. Mississippi: Registered his second sack of the season and his sixth tackle for loss, as the Tide allowed only 80 rushing yards. Missouri: Recorded a sack for the second straight game while making three total tackles ... helped limit the Tigers to three rushing yards and 129 total yards. Tennessee: Had one assisted tackle during 44-13 victory in Knoxville as the Tide limited the Vols to 79 yards rushing. Mississippi State: Registered two tackles, with a solo stop ... also assisted on a tackle for loss. LSU: Started and made two assisted tackles in key win against the Tigers. Texas A&M: Made three total tackles, with two solo stops. Western Carolina: Recorded two solo tackles, one for loss ... notched his third quarterback hurry of the season as Alabama posted its third shutout of the season. Auburn: Made one solo tackle and added a quarterback hurry in the 49-0 win over the Tigers. Georgia: Registered two solo tackles and his fifth quarterback hurry of the season in the 32-28 win over the Bullodgs to win the SEC Championship Game. Notre Dame:Made one solo tackle in the Crimson Tide's 42-14 victory over the Fighting Irish in the Discover BCS National Championship Game.

2011 (SOPHOMORE): Stinson was in the Crimson Tide's rotation along the defensive line ... made 19 tackles in 13 games, including five for a loss of 12 yards with a pass breakup, forced fumble and a sack ... gave Alabama a consistent run-stopper and a good pass rusher. Kent State: Came off the bench to record one solo tackle as Alabama limited the Golden Flashes to 90 total yards and minus-8 yards rushing. Penn State: Made two tackles with a solo stop at Happy Valley. North Texas: Notched thee tackles and knocked down a Mean Green pass in the UA shutout. Arkansas: Recorded three tackles, including 1.5 for a loss of four yards. Florida: Recorded three solo tackles that all went for a loss ... tallied his first career sack in the win. Vanderbilt: Tallied one solo stop in the shutout win against the Commodores. Mississippi: Assisted on one tackle for a loss of a yard and recovered a fumble. Mississippi State: Assisted on two tackles in the win against the Bulldogs. Auburn: Forced a fumble against rival Auburn and tallied one solo tackle in the win. LSU (BCS National Championship Game): Recorded two tackles with one solo stop as the Tide held the then-No. 1 Tigers to just 92 yards of total offense.

2010 (FRESHMAN): Stinson played in nine games and earned two starts ... tallied 14 tackles, including eight solo stops, all on running plays ... recorded two quarterback hurries. San Jose State: Assisted on one tackle against the Spartans. Penn State: Led the team with nine total tackles, including five solo stops against the No. 18 Nittany Lions ... added two quarterback hurries. Duke: Recorded one solo tackle against the Blue Devils. Arkansas: Helped hold the No. 10 Razorbacks to 64 yards rushing ... did not record any tackles. South Carolina: Recorded two tackles, including a solo stop. Georgia State: Recorded a solo tackle against the Panthers.

2009 (REDSHIRT): He redshirted during his first year with the Tide.

HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL DATA: Stinson was a four-star defensive end prospect out of South Florida ... a SuperPrep All-American ... the South Dade High School product was rated as the No. 15 weakside defensive end by and the No. 48 player in Florida ... ranked as the 39th-best defensive end prospect in the country by ... listed by ESPNU as the No. 23 defensive end in the 2009 recruiting class ... ranked as the No. 20 prospect in the state of Florida by SuperPrep magazine and the No. 38 defensive lineman ... recorded 16 sacks as a junior in 2007 with 55 total tackles ... coached by Ivan Chicola ... chose Alabama over LSU, Florida State, Miami (Fla.) and Auburn.