Redshirted after suffering left knee injury during spring.
Started all 11 games in which he played ... All...Big East Second Team by rivals.com and Phil Steele ... Sustained a knee injury against Maryland and was out for the LSU and UNLV games ... Led the offensive line in thunderbolt blocks (7) and was third in knockdowns (42).
All-Big East Third Team by Phil Steele ... Started all 13 games ... Had 10 thunderbolt blocks and 46 knockdowns.
Played in five games ... Saw action in the first five games before a knee injury against Rutgers sidelined him for the rest of the season ... Finished with five knockdowns.
Coached by Bernie Buttrey at Parkersburg High ... USA Today first team All...American ... Parade Magazine All-American team ... Three...time AAA first team All-State selection ... First West Virginia player to play in the U.S. Army All-American Bowl ... Collected 158 pancake blocks ... Finished with 113 tackles, 15 tackles for loss, seven sacks and four fumble recoveries ... Helped lead the Big Reds to a 13...1 record and the AAA state championship in back-to-back seasons.
Birthday is Nov. 27 ... Son of Deborah Johnson ... Majoring in communications.