At Florida State: Moved from fullback to tight end after the loss of Brandon Warren and Caz Piurowski's switch to the offensive line...will enter fall practice third on the depth chart behind Charlie Graham and D.J. Norris...named the most dependable tight end following spring practice and also named the offense's top nonscholarship player...a key member of the Seminoles' special teams...has played in 16 games the last two seasons on special teams...received kicking game victor's club honors following the NC State game.
Junior Year (2006): Appeared in 12 of FSU's 13 games on special teams...the only game he did not play in was Troy, the second game of the season...recorded the first kick-off return of his career versus Western Michigan for nine yards...spent the 2006 as a back-up fullback...received his first letter following his junior year.
Sophomore Year (2005): Played against Duke, Wake Forest, Syracuse and The Citadel on the field goal team...got in the game at fullback versus Duke.
Freshman Year (2004): Worked with the scout team but did not see any game action.
2003: A redshirt season.
High School: Graduated from Milton High in 2003...lettered three years in football and was a team captain as a senior...team went to sectionals in his junior year and regionals in his senior season...played fullback and defensive end...averaged 6.9 yards per carry as a senior...also lettered in track and weightlifting all four years of high school.
Personal: Born Nov. 23, 1984...a double major in finance and real estate...his father, Bill, played baseball at Illinois.