Noteworthy: Grew up in Detroit, MI before moving to Nashville ... Has been hampered with injuries his entire career, which has set back his expected progress ... Was held out of spring drills.
2000: Played in four games and came up with seven total tackles ... Had three tackles at No. 21 Illinois and two against No. 8 Florida.
1999: Played in seven games, but mostly on special teams ... Had two total tackles on defense (vs Troy State and Arkansas) ... Suffered a knee injury against Louisiana Tech and missed the rest of the season.
High School: Played for coach Jim Wilson ... Led team to a 10-1 record as a senior with a team-high 84 tackles to go along with two blocked punts ... Was part of a defense that gave up only seven touchdowns all year ... Led the team as a junior with 100 tackles ... Picked to play in the 1999 Tennessee-Kentucky all-star game ... Was voted 5A all-state by the Tennessee Sports Writers ... A member of the NashvilleSports Elite 11 team ... Chosen to the Tennessean all-midstate team in 1997 and 1998 ... Selected to the Metro Coaches All-City team in 1997 and 1998 ... Was the region's defensive MVP in 1998 ... Was also a pulling guard for coach Wilson's Wing-T offense ... Lettered four years in football and three years in baseball.
Personal: Parents: William and Candis Arnold ... Born: 3/21/81 ... Major: Construction Management.