Had a solo sack for an 18-yard loss that resulted in a fumble vs. Fordham (10/12) ... made a stop for a one-yard loss vs. Miami (OH) (10/06) ... had six tackles against Virginia Tech (09/29), including one sack for a nine-yard loss ... completed two solo tackles and broke up one pass vs. Delaware State (09/14) ... had nine tackles for a loss of 21 total yards in season opener against Pittsburgh (09/06) ... made two sacks, one resulting in a fumble.
Started all 13 games ... finished the season with a total of 44 tackles, 11 for loss, 6 sacks, 8 passes deflected, and 4 forced fumbles ... had 3 tackles, 1.5 sacks, 1 forced fumble and fumble recovery for a touchdown, and 1 pass breakup against Connecticut (12/03) ... recorded 5 tackles, 2.5 sacks, and recovered a forced fumble against West Virginia (11/12) ... amassed 4 tackles, 1 sack, 1 quarterback hurry, and 1 pass breakup against Louisville. (10/15) ... had 7 tackles, 2.5 for loss, and one forced fumble against Tennessee (09/10).
Totaled a pair of tackles, one for a loss, in the season opener at Fresno State.
Had a breakout season playing both outside linebacker spots ... made 12 starts ... tallied 59 tackles, including 8.5 tackles for a loss ... also recorded 4.5 sacks and added a forced fumble, interception, and quarterback hurry ... tallied three tackles in UC debut at Rutgers ... had one tackle and a half sack against Southeast Missouri State ... moved into the starting lineup at Oregon State for an injured Curtis Young ... responded with four tackles, including 2.5 tackles for a loss, and 2.5 sacks ... also forced a fumble vs. the Beavers ... had five tackles including a tackle for a loss and a quarterback hurry against Fresno State ... finished with four tackles, a tackle for a loss, and a sack at Miami (OH) ... made four stops along with a tackle for loss at USF ... set career highs with 10 tackles and eight assists against Louisville ... also had his first career interception ... tallied three tackles at Syracuse ... made four solo stops against Connecticut ... added seven tackles and a half sack against West Virginia ... totaled four tackles against Illinois ... recorded three tackles at Pittsburgh ... set a career high with five solo stops against Florida in the Allstate Sugar Bowl ... finished with seven total stops along with two tackles for a loss.
Did not see game action during the regular season ... UC's Defensive Scout Team Player of the Year.
A three-year letterwinner on the defensive line ... finished the 2007 season with 102 tackles, 22 of those for loss, 17 sacks, six caused fumbles, and four fumble recoveries ... earned Columbus Dispatch first-team all-metro and second-team all-Ohio honors as a senior ... collected six fumbles, 11 forced fumbles, 30 sacks and 285 total tackles for his career with the Vikings ... garnered first-team all-Mid-State League ... coached by Steve Evans.
Walter James Stewart: Born June 21, 1990 ... son of Keith and Lynn Fields and Nichelle Stewart.
Academic Major: Sociology.