2005: Played in all 11 games and started the first six games of the year at left guard ... For the year, Nix was in on 392 snaps to go along with 86.5 knockdowns ... Had a cumulative grade of 79 percent for the season ... Played 42 snaps and collected seven knockdowns in his first collegiate start at Alabama ... Registered 60 snaps and 11 knockdowns in loss to North Texas, then came back to collect eight knockdowns and earn a grade of 84 percent versus Akron ... Graded out at 72 percent in the win over Vanderbilt ... Was in on 69 snaps and had 21 knockdowns in win at FAU ... Also graded out at 81 percent against the Owls ... Graded out at 81 percent and collected 12 knockdowns in 41 snaps against ULL ... Did not start against Arkansas State but played 28 snaps and had a grade of 76 percent ... Had just seven snaps against Louisiana-Monroe ... Played 31 snaps at NC State and graded out at 78 percent ... Was in on 20 plays in win over Troy and had 11 snaps at FIU.
2004: Played in final eight contests of the season, making four tackles with 1.5 tackles for loss ... First collegiate action came at North Texas ... Registered one tackle, 0.5 for loss, versus Arkansas State ... Collected season-high three stops versus Idaho including one tackle for loss.
High School: The first signee Coosa Valley has ever had in its history (the entire school met in the gymnasium to witness his signing) ... Originally committed to Mississippi State ... Played for coach Jim Stomps at Coosa Valley Academy ... Rated two stars by Rival.com ... Played special teams, offense and defense during his career ... Named first team all-state as an offensive lineman in 2002 and 2003 ... Against Central Christian he tallied three sacks and blocked a field goal ... Lettered in football, basketball and baseball ... Was also a member of the beta club.
Personal: Parents: Mike and Carol Nix... Born: 1/17/86 ... Major: Undecided.