Signed by Seattle on August 11, 2016 as an undrafted free agent. Released on September 3 and signed to Seattle’s practice squad two days later where he spent the 2016 season. Started 25 of 44 games at Wake Forest and tallied 73 tackles, 4.5 sacks and five blocked kicks in his college career. Also threw the shot put as a freshman for the Demon Deacons. A 2012 graduate of Episcopal High, was named a first-team all-state Class 2A defensive end by the Louisiana Sports Writers Association. Team defensive MVP as a senior when he recorded 98 tackles, eight passes defensed and 17 tackles for loss. Versatile player who saw action at offensive guard, defensive end and tight end, helping the Knights to a 20-3 record over his final two seasons. Also participated in track where he threw the shot put and discus. Was the state champion in the shot put as a sophomore with a throw of 58’-9.5.” Father, Jefferson, played football at Louisiana Tech. Born on February 16, 1994.