2018 NFL Draft

Antonio Mitchum, ILB

School: Louisiana Tech  |  Conference: WAC
College Experience: Senior  |  Hometown: Hemingway, SC
Height/Weight: 6-1 / 244 lbs.
Projected Ranking
OverallPositionProj. Rnd.
2012 Season
Finished the season second on the team in total tackles with 76 stops (25 solo, 51 assisted) with 3.5 tackles for a loss of 20 yards that included a sack for a loss of 12 yards while forcing one fumble and recovering two fumbles, inlcuding one four a touchdown at Illinois ... Assisted on a tackle at Houston (9/8) ... Recorded a career-high eight total tackles (three solo, five assisted) against Rice (9/15) ... Registered a career day in the Bulldogs' 52-24 win at Illinois (9/2) with 10 total tackles, including eight solo stops, two tackles for a loss of 18 yards, a sack for a loss of 12 yards, one forced fumble and two fumble recoveries including one in the end zone for a touchdown ... Credited with 11 total tackles (one solo, 10 assisted) in a 44-38 win at Virginia (9/29) ... Led the team with 10 total tackles against UNLV (10/6) with an assisted tackle for a loss of one yard.

Registered four total tackles including a solo tackle for a loss of one yard against No. 22 Texas A&M (10/13) ... Led Tech with seven total tackles (two solo, five assisted) as the Bulldogs held Idaho (10/20) to 0-for-11 on third down conversions ... Registered six total tackles (two solo, four assisted) at New Mexico State (10/27) ... Credited with five total tackles against UTSA (11/3) with one solo stop and four assisted tackles ... Assisted on one tackle at Texas State (11/10) ... Recorded five total tackles (three solo, two assisted) against Utah State (11/17) ... Credited with eight total tackles (two solo, six assisted) in the season finale at San Jose State (11/24).

2011 Season
Played in all 13 games on special teams, making 14 total tackles (eight solo, six assisted) with one forced fumble ... Saw action against Southern Miss (9/3), primarily on special teams ... Credited with one solo tackle against Central Arkansas (9/10) ... Recorded a solo tackle against Houston (9/17) ... Saw action on special teams at Mississippi State (9/24) ... Recorded two total tackles at Utah State (10/22) ... Assisted on two tackles against San Jose State (10/29) ... Recorded two solo tackles and forced a fumble for the first time in his career at Fresno State (11/5) ... Recorded a solo tackle - stopping a kickoff return for no yards - at Ole Miss (11/12) ... Assisted on a tackle at Nevada (11/19) ... Recorded two solo tackles against No. 15 TCU (12/21) in the Poinsettia Bowl.
High School
Lettered in football, track, basketball and baseball at Hemingway High School ... Graduated in 2009 ... Named team MVP ... Set the school record in the 110m hurdles and was a back-to-back state champion.
Antonio Mitchum ... Son of Angela McKnight ... Born on Sept. 13, 1990 in Georgetown, S.C. ... Chose Louisiana Tech over Washington State ... Recruited by Tommy Spangler.