Honors: 2010 - Earned the most improved linebacker award.2013: Made the move to defensive end during the spring and moved back to linebacker prior to fall camp. 2012: Played in 12 games and had one start ... Finished with a career-best 33 tackles, including 2.0 TFLs, a forced fumble, a blocked kick and a pass breakup ... Led team with nine special teams tackles ... Was in on 420 total snaps, including a season-best 59 at FIU ... Had five stops in win at Memphis, including four solos ... Added two solo tackles at Georgia Tech ... Earned his first career start at FIU and responded with four stops, a pass breakup, and a blocked field goal ... Collected a TFL at Mississippi State ... Had four tackles vs. North Texas ... Turned in three tackles and a forced fumble at WKU ... Shared team lead with seven stops, including a TFL against ASU. 2011: Played in 11 games ... Was in on 164 total snaps and earned six winning grades from the coaches ... Ended the year with 15 tackles ... Was limited during spring drills due to knee surgery ... Had four solo stops in first collegiate game at Purdue ... Also had four solos vs GT ... Collected two tackles at FAU.
2010: Suffered a knee injury the last week of fall camp and was lost for the year.
2009: Took a redshirt year.
High School: A two-star recruit by Rivals.com ... Named to the Atlanta Journal Constitution's Top 150 playes list in 2008 ... Was first team all-region and all-county his senior year while being tabbed the team's most valuable defensive player ... Registered 142 tackles (a school record) as a senior to go with four sacks and five blocked punts ... As a junior he recorded 95 tackles and eight sacks with most of his action coming at defensive end ... Also lettered in track ... Played for Coach Mike Earwood ... Runs a 4.58 40.
Full Name: Stephen Roberts IV ... Parents: Stephen and Melissa Roberts ... Born: 3/26/91 ... Major: Liberal Studies (earned degree May 2013).