Defense forces four turnovers in the victory
2013: Had a career and season high three tackles in the season opener against Miami...had six total tackles on the season, five solo...played in eight games primarily on special teams...season was cut short due to injury.
2012: Saw action in every game as a true freshman, primarily on special teams...first collegiate tackle was a solo at Middle Tennessee...recorded unassisted tackles at Alabama and three total tackles at Troy, including a season high two assists...grabbed an interception and returned it for 13 yards at Western Kentucky...recorded a hurry the following game versus FIU...completed his first campaign with 12 tackles and a strong spring season.
High School: Played for Josh Shaffer at Fort Pierce Central High School... recorded five interceptions including four for touchdowns, 109 tackles including two sacks...earned first-team All-Area and second team All-State Honors ...participated in the Outback Bowl... three-sport athlete (football, wrestling and track)...member of the honor roll.
Personal: Son of Anita Whitfield.