School: Oregon State
High School: Henry Foss (Tacoma, Washington)
Named to Pac-12 Conference Second Team in 2013 after recording 19 tackles for loss, despite facing double teams on a regular basis ... Was a semifinalist for the Ted Hendricks Award given annually to the nation's top defensive end ... Earned Pac-12 Conference First Team accolades in 2012; one of only two underclassmen to be named Pac-12 First Team on defense ... Stood out during a stellar rookie campaign as a redshirt freshman earning Freshman All-America consideration from multiple media outlets in addition to a Pac-12 Conference Honorable Mention ... Set a new program single-season record with six forcedfumbles in 2011, which was the most by any freshman nationally ... Finished career with 22.5 sacks, 51 tackles for loss, 10 forced fumbles and four fumble recoveries ... Shows good speed off the line of scrimmage ... Has prototypical size to play the end position on the next level ... Struggles containing rushers on the outside and does not have a deep repertoire of pass rush moves ... Very raw, but could develop into a productive contributor in the right system ... Needs to play in a 4-3 defensive scheme as his lack of experience at other positions will prevent a switch to outside linebacker.