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2012 Football Roster


Kendall Dangerfield

Class: r-Sr.
Position: DT
Height: 6-2
Weight: 290 pounds
Previous School: Giles County
Hometown: Pulaski, TN

2012: Played in 10 games and had eight starts … Finished the year with a career-best 32 stops, including 4.5 TFLs, two sacks, two forced fumbles, and a fumble recovery … Fourth among linemen with 431 snaps … Added five tackles in season opener vs McNeese … Turned in three tackles vs FAU with a sack and two TFLs … Had three tackles, including a TFL and two forced fumbles at Memphis … Did not play at Georgia Tech … Returned against ULM and had a hurry and two tackles … Had four tackles and a fumble recovery at Mississippi State … Collected four tackles at WKU … Did not play at USA … Turned in three tackles, including a sack in win over Troy.

2011: Played in all 12 games and had seven starts … Had a career-best 31 tackles, while also posting a team-high 8.0 TFLs, two hurries, a sack, and a fumble recovery … Played 517 total snaps and earned 11 winning grades from the coaches … Made his first collegiate start at Purdue and added two stops … Also had two stops and a TFL vs GT … Collected three solo tackles in win over Memphis … Had two stops, including a TFL against WKU … Registered three tackles, including 1.5 TFLs in win over FAU … Had four tackles, including a TFL against UL … Added two stops and a hurry against UT … Collected four stops, including a sack and 1.5 TFLs in loss to ASU … Against FIU he turned in a career-high five tackles to go with 2.0 TFLs and a hurry … Had two stops and a fumble recovery at North Texas.

2010: Sat out the season due to a failure to meet NCAA academic requirements.

2009: Played in all 13 games and was in on 139 snaps including a season-high 18 at Clemson ... Earned three winning grades from the coaching staff ... Turned in nine total tackles and a quarterback hurry on the season ... Had one tackle in road win against North Texas ... Also had one tackle against Mississippi State and FAU ... Added one stop and a quarterback hurry in win over ULM ... Had one tackle in New Orleans Bowl win over USM.

2008: Took a redshirt year.

High School: Collected 73 tackles and 13 sacks and had three blocked field goals his senior year for Giles County ... Earned the team's defensive MVP honors three years in a row ... Voted first team all-state by the Tennessee Sports Writers Association in 2007 ... Named to the 2007 Preseason Star Therapy All-State team and also earned all-region honors ... Voted to the 2007 East-West All-Star game ... Tallied 11 tackles and four sacks against Columbia Central ... Registered 86 tackles, three sacks, and four fumble recoveries as a junior on his way to being named Region 5-3A DL MVP ... Team went 8-3 in 2007 and 11-2 in 2006 ... Is the nephew of former Blue Raider Randy Houston (1990-92) ... Played for Coach David O'Connor.

Full Name: Kendall Antionne Dangerfield ... Parents: Ken and Brenda Dangerfield ... Born: 4/5/90 ... Major: Undecided.