Pro Career: Signed with the Houston Texans as an undrafted free agent on 5/10/13 and was released on 8/31/13. Signed to the Cardinals practice squad on 12/11/13 and signed a futures contract with Arizona on 1/1/14.
College: Saw action in 49 games with 23 starts over his four-year career at Ohio State … tallied 131 career tackles, including 76 solo stops, six INTs and 11 passes defensed … started eight of 12 games his senior season in 2012, posting 39 tackles, two INTs and seven passes defensed … INT against Central Florida in the fourth quarter helped secure the win ... totaled 32 tackles and three INTs, tying for the team lead, during his junior season in 2011 … recorded 50 tackles and an INT while starting the final 11 games of his sophomore season in 2010 … played in 11 games as a redshirt freshman in 2009 … named academic All-Big Ten performer … redshirted in 2008.
Personal: Attended Boca Ciega (FL) High School where he was a Class 4A Florida All-State team and All-Pinellas County player … selected as an U.S. Army All-American Bowl honoree … played safety and quarterback, throwing for 1,100 yards and 15 TDs to help his team to a district championship his senior season … also played basketball … was on the honor roll … majored in Sport and Leisure Studies.
Schnepf Farms in Queen Creek, Arizona dedicated their famous corn maze in Larry Fitzgerald's likeness. The star receiver took a helicopter ride to take in the scene.