Started all 13 games at left defensive tackle ... Third on the team with 9.5 tackles for a loss ... Imposed his will on the interior of the line all season ... Set a career high with six total tackles, all solo, in the SEC Championship Game against Georgia and added two TFLs, one forced fumble and one pass breakup ... Registered his second sack of the season at Ole Miss and posted two solo stops ... Paced the defense at Mississippi State with four solo tackles, a career-high 3.0 tackles for a loss and his first career sack ... Recorded his first career interception on a stellar diving play against Northwestern State.
Saw action in 13 games with one start ... Racked up a season-best five tackles and one forced fumble that Lavar Edwards returned for a TD against Louisiana-Monroe ... Made his first career start against Alabama and picked up four tackles in the win over the Crimson Tide ... Credited with a QB hurry against Tennessee ... Saw significant playing time against North Carolina and made two tackles, one for a loss, in his first career appearance.
Redshirted as a true freshman in 2009.
A dominating defensive end that was considered among the top prospects in the state of Texas for the Class of 2009 ... A SuperPrep All-American in 2008 ... A four-star prospect according to Rivals.com and Scout.com ... A member of the Rivals 250 ... Ranked as the No. 20 recruit in the state by SuperPrep ... Also ranked No. 23 statewide according to Rivals.com ... Enjoyed an outstanding senior season in which he led Chavez High School to the first round of the Texas Class 5A state playoffs ... Earned first-team all-region and all-state honors as a senior ... Established himself as one of the state's up-and-coming defenders after finishing his junior season with 59 tackles and 10 sacks in 2007 ... Also terrorized opponents on special teams as he recorded one blocked punt and one blocked field goal ... Coached at Chavez High School by Michael Jackson.
Full name is Michael Seth Brockers ... Goes by Michael ... Born on Dec. 21, 1990, in Houston, Texas ... Mom is Tiffany Brockers ... Has four siblings - Ashton, Nicholas, Harrison and Jessica ... Majoring in general studies.