Two division champions to meet in the Georgia Dome
2012 (FRESHMAN): Redshirt during his first season at the Capstone.
HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL DATA: Ranked 149th in the Rivals250 ... Rivals.com rates him as the No. 11 defensive tackle nationally and the No. 11 player in the state of Georgia ... Scout.com ranks him as the country's 17th-best defensive tackle ... 247sports.com lists him as the No. 21 player in the Peach State and the No. 22 defensive tackle nationally ... ESPNU three-star prospect who ranks 42nd among defensive tackles and 56th in Georgia ... first-team Georgia Sports Writers Association AAA All-State selection ... SuperPrep All-American and the publication's No. 13 player in the state of Georgia ... also SuperPrep's No. 53 defensive line prospect (ends and tackles) ... Atlanta Journal-Constitution Super 11 ... No. 77 on the PrepStar Dream Team ... PrepStar All-American and All-Atlantic Region choice ... PrepStar's No. 11 defensive tackle ... No. 50 in the Mobile Press-Register's Super Southeast 120 ... had 109 tackles as a senior in 2011 with 8.5 sacks, four pass breakups and one blocked field goal ... had 76 tackles with 7.5 sacks, one forced fumble and two fumble recoveries as a junior in 2010 ... coached by Mike Rozier ... chose Alabama over Georgia Tech