Originally signed by the Oakland Raiders as an undrafted free agent on May 10, 2016. Released on August 29 and signed to the Seahawks practice squad on December 28. Started 27 of 45 games at Virginia, being named an All-ACC honorable mention selection after starting 12 games his senior season (eight at left guard, four at right guard). Started 15 games at center. Prepped at Frank W. Cox High. Ranked as the No. 56 guard in nation by Scout.com and the No. 86 tackle in nation by ESPN.com. Ranked as the No. 29 recruit in the state of Virginia by Rivals.com. All-Beach District and Virginian-Pilot All-Tidewater first-team selection as a senior. Was a two-sport athlete who helped the Falcons capture the 2010 Virginia AAA wrestling state title. State champion at the 285-pound weight class as a junior. Majored in anthropology. Born on January 27, 1993.