Selected by Oakland Raiders in the seventh round (219th overall) of the 2014 NFL Draft, May 10, 2014.
AT A GLANCE
COLLEGE: Played four seasons at Ohio University…Appeared in 50 games with 36 starts, contributing on defense and special teams…Totaled 165 tackles (108 solo), nine INTs, 36 passes defensed, three sacks and two forced fumbles over his career…Also served as the team’s punt returner, racking up 659 return yards on 56 returns with one TD…Played in 13 games in 2013, starting 11…Tied a career high with four INTs, two of which he returned for TDs…Named to All-MAC First Team as punt returner after he led the league with a 12.7 punt return average...Earned All-MAC Third Team honors as a cornerback...Tallied a season-best six tackles against Central Michigan...Posted three tackles and a career-high 116 punt return yards at Eastern Michigan...Recorded his first INT of the season vs. Miami (Ohio)…Became the first Bobcat since 2005 to record two INT-TDs in one game against Massachusetts...Earned a medical redshirt in 2012 after he suffered a season-ending injury in preseason camp…Played in 14 games in 2011, starting 12…Recorded career highs in tackles (49), passes defensed (17), INTs (four)…Named All-MAC Second Team, Phil Steele All-MAC Second Team and Collegesportsmadness.com All-MAC Second Team…Had two tackles and returned a punt 65 yards for his first-career punt return TD in the season opener at New Mexico State, earning MAC East Special Teams Player of the Week…Hauled in two INTs vs. Marshall...In the MAC East Division clinching win over Bowling Green, posted a season-high eight tackles and collected his fourth INT…Started all 12 games in 2010…Finished the season with 39 tackles (25 solo), two forced fumbles, five passes defensed and 19 punt returns for 197 yards...Posted a season-high eight tackles at Ohio State…Recorded five tackles and one forced fumble at Temple…Redshirted in 2009…Played in 11 games as a true freshman in 2008…Totaled 35 tackles (17 solo) and one INT…Posted 11 tackles and INT against Northwestern.
PERSONAL: Attended De La Salle High School in Concord, Calif. …Lettered for two seasons on state championship team...Totaled 90 tackles, two forced fumbles, two INTs and 10 pass deflections...Also blocked one punt...Voted first-team all-conference as a senior...Honor roll student…Brother, Domonick, played football at Portland State...Brother, Eric, played football at New Mexico State.
In the opening segment of this special edition of the Raiders Report, LB Khalil Mack, QB Derek Carr and TJ Carrie go from college standouts to professionals.