Selected with the 29th pick of the 1st round (29th overall) in the 2019 NFL Draft.
HOW ACQUIRED: Selected with the 29th pick of the 1st round (29th overall) in the 2019 NFL Draft. Third player drafted out of TCU (Last: Joey Hunt, 2016).
COLLEGE: Totaled 82 tackles in his TCU career, including 20.5 for a loss with 14.5 sacks. Played in 42 games.
RS Senior: A first‐team All‐Big 12 selection by the conference head coaches and Pro Football Focus. PFF gave him the highest grade among edge rushers in the Big 12 in 2018. Placed second on TCU with his career‐high 6.0 sacks and 11.5 tackles for loss. Tied for third on the team with four pass breakups, the most by a TCU defensive lineman.
RS Junior: Played in all 14 games. Recorded 4.0 sacks and 4.5 tackles for loss. Had 18 total tackles (8 solo). Had a career‐high four tackles against Oklahoma in the Big 12 Championship Game. Recorded his first career interception in the win at No. 6 Oklahoma State.
RS Sophomore: Played in all 13 games, recording 21 total tackles, 4.5 tackles for loss and 4.5 sacks. Recorded season‐bests of four tackles and 1.5 sacks in win over Iowa State.
RS Freshman: Saw action in four games with one tackle against SMU on Sept. 19.
Freshman: Redshirted his first season on campus.
PERSONAL: Three‐star recruit ranked No. 11 in Texas and No. 71 nationally for defensive ends by Scout.com. District 8‐A Defensive Most Valuable Player as a senior at Munday High School. Was also a first‐team selection at tight end. Caught 22 passes for 465 yards his junior year. First‐team all‐district as a sophomore.