2005: Took a redshirt year.
High School: Played football, soccer, and basketball for Smyrna High School ... Was all-state, all-Midstate, all-region, and all-region special teams MVP his senior year ... Averaged 41.0 yards a punt and made 9 of 12 field goals ... Had 29 consecutive kickoffs go for touchbacks during one stretch ... Played for Coach Philip Shadowens.
Personal: Parents: Steve Hinson and Nanci Alsup ... Born: 6/12/86 ... Major: Undecided.