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OVERVIEWTeam captain with a knack for making big plays in big games Recruited as a wide receiver, he was shifted to free safety in 2000 fall camp, proceeding to start 41 of 45 games during his career Recorded 233 tackles (174 solos) with two forced fumbles, a fumble recovery and 22 pass deflections His 11 interceptions rank 11th on the school's career-record list Also excelled on special teams, returning 62 punts for 544 yards (8.8 avg.).
Negatives: Not effective in man coverage, as he spends too much time peeking into the backfield, causing him to get beaten by the receivers coming off the line Seems to lack the desire to support vs. the run, as he's hesitant to step up and would rather wait for the play to come to him than initiate contact More of a drag-down tackler who will throw himself at ball carriers rather that wrapping and securing Handled punt return duties the last three years, but is not recommended to have him do this at the next level.
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