High School -- The Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2004 AAAAA Defensive Player of the Year, AAAAA First-Team All State selection and Super Southern 100....2004 Georgia Sports Writers Association Defensive Player of the Year and AAAAA First-Team All State selection....Fox Sports Net All-South third team....Superprep All-America and All-Dixie teams....Rivals.com Georgia Top 40, No. 9 overall at weakside defensive end and No. 4 at weakside defensive end in the Southeast....TheInsiders.com No. 13 defensive end in America....defensive team captain in senior season ...recorded 65 tackles, including 15 sacks and 30 tackles for-a-loss, tallied 25 quarterback pressures, caused 10 fumbles and recovered three fumbles at defensive end as a senior....2004 Douglass High School Defensive Player of the Year....also played tight end....only played in two games as a junior due to a transfer rule....recipient of the 2002 Ironman Award....also played basketball and participated in track and field....committed to Georgia with high school teammate defensive tackle Brandon Sesay....plans to major in broadcast journalism....High School Coach: Gary Cantrell.
College: 2005 - Redshirted....Recipient of Loy D. Thompson, IV Football Scholarship....2006 -- Recorded one tackle in annual spring G-Day game...Major: Political Science.