Made first career start at center at Tampa Bay (11/27/16).
College: Snapped for Seahawks teammate Trevone Boykin at Texas Christian. Played in 43 games with 36 starts, 34 of which were at center. Earned first-team All-Big 12 honors after his senior season and second-team All-Big 12 honors after his junior year.
Personal: A Rivals.com three-star defensive tackle. Ranked by 247sports.com as the nation's third-best center. An all-state selection on offense as a senior. Was an all-state pick on defense his junior year, when he was also named the District 23-4A Defensive Most Valuable Player. Totaled 210 tackles, including 66 for loss, with 16 sacks in his high school career. Forced 15 fumbles while recovering 10. Recorded 240 pancake blocks while allowing just one sack. A three-time selection to the Victoria Advocate's All-Area team, including twice as the Lineman of the Year.