Denzel Whitfield
Denzel  Whitfield

RS Junior

Monticello, FL

High School:

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 260



2014: Tallied a quarterback hurry in the season opener at No. 22 Nebraska...had two tackle assists, including 0.5 for a loss of 0 yards at No. 22 Alabama...recorded two tackles, both assists in the season home opener versus Tulsa...part of a strong rotation at Wyoming...recorded a tackle assist...worked as part of the defensive end rotation versus UTSA...rotated in at left defensive end throughout the FIU game...tallied three tackles (1-2=3) in the Western Kentucky victory...tallied six tackles, including one for a loss in the UAB game...saw action at defensive end and tackle versus Middle Tennessee...tallied two solo tackles...credited with three tackles in the final game of his sophomore season, a season that saw him play a major role in the defensive line rotation...for the season he saw action in every contest and drew one start...ended the year with 19 tackls, one hurry and one tackle for a loss.

Worked with the squad.

2012: Worked with the team.

High School: Played for Jeremy Brown at Jefferson County High School where he recorded 101 tackles, including 15 sacks as a senior... efforts earned him a first-team spot on the All-State team...played in the Georgia versus Florida Border War...captured the team's scholastic award for the highest GPA.

Personal: Economics major...son of Cynthia Whitfield.


Game-by-Game Tackles
2014: Alabama (0-2=2, 0.5 TFL); Tulsa (0-2=2); Wyoming (0-1=1); Western Kentucky (2-2=3); UAB (2-5=6 0.5 TFLs); North Texas; Middle Tennessee (2-0=2); Old Dominion (1-2=3)

Career Game Highs
Tackles: 6 UAB (11/1/14)
Tackles for a Loss: 0.5 2X
Sacks: N/A
QBH: Nebraska (8/30/14)

2014 Season Game Highs
Tackles:6UAB (11/1/14)
Tackles for aLoss: 0.5 2X
QBH:Nebraska (8/30/14)