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Tim Atchison

| | College: Baylor
 
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2007 Season

Played in every game as a redshirt freshman free safety and was credited with seven tackles (six solos) and a pass breakup … Totaled a career-high two tackles (one solo) vs. Rice to register lone multi-tackle performance of season … Had first career pass breakup vs. Texas Tech … Saw action on 183 total plays, 95 of which were on special teams, to earn first Baylor monogram.

2006 Season

Elected to take a redshirt year as a true freshman free safety … Dressed for season's first two games, but did not play and then redshirted.

High School

Copperas Cove High School, Copperas Cove, Texas … Ranked as nation's 42nd-best safety by Rivals.com and No. 90 on Rivals.com's Texas Top 100 list … No. 5 on Waco Tribune-Herald's Central Texas Top 25 list … The defensive MVP of the 2005 Waco Tribune-Herald Super Centex team also earned first-team Class 5A all-state honors from both Associated Press and 5ATexasFootball.com as well as second-team recognition from the Texas Sports Writers Association … 3-star Rivals.com recruit … Registered 147 tackles, six interceptions, three blocked kicks, three fumble recoveries and a forced fumble as a prep senior en route to District 13-5A Defensive Player of the Year honors … Returned three of his six interceptions for touchdowns and also took a blocked kick into the end zone for another score … 2005 Texas Football Texas Top 300 selection … Helped 2005 Bulldawgs to a 13-1 record, district, bi-district and area titles, the quarterfinals of the 5A Division II playoffs and a final state ranking of No. 9 … Had 127 tackles, three interceptions, three fumble recoveries, two forced fumbles and a blocked kick as a junior en route to first-team all-district and honorable mention 2004 Tribune-Herald Super Centex honors … Credited with 42 tackles and five pass breakups as a sophomore … In final two prep seasons led Copperas Cove to back-to-back district titles, a pair of playoff appearances and a 23-3 record … Began prep career as a running back and also played wide receiver before settling into the defensive backfield … Also considered Georgia Tech, Oklahoma State, Texas Tech, Purdue, TCU and UTEP … Coached by Jack Welch at the District 5A-13 school.

Personal

The son of Stacey Atchison, Timothy Drew Atchison was born Sept. 27, 1987, in Houston, Texas … Business major.

 
 

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