Former Blue Raider defensive lineman Wes Hofacker is in his first season as the program's graduate assistant on defense.
Hofacker, a member of the 2006 Motor City Bowl and Sun Belt Champion Blue Raiders, played under Rick Stockstill from 2006 to 2008. Hofacker started his career at East Carolina in 2004 before joining the Blue Raiders in 2005.
A native of Allen, Tex., Hofacker played in 35 games as a Blue Raider and earned 32 starts. He ended his career with 68 tackles, 5.5 sacks, and 14 tackles for loss.
Hofacker earned his degree in physical education from Middle Tennessee in 2008. He is working toward a master's degree in sports management.