Third-year player adds depth on the defensive line.
2009 SEASON (FRESHMAN): Did not see game action . . . named Scout Team Defensive Player of the Week vs. Michigan.
2008 SEASON: Redshirted . . . named Scout Team Defensive Player of the Week vs. Northwestern.
HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL DATA: Three-year starter for Coach Tom Hall at Manchester High School in Midlothian, Va. . . . second-team All-Central Region selection in 2007 . . . earned first-team all-district and first-team all-metro honors as a senior from the Richmond Times-Dispatch . . . selected Dominion District Defensive Player of the Year in 2007 after recording 89 tackles, including an incredible 41 for losses . . . produced 10.5 sacks and forced five fumbles as a senior . . . also recovered two fumbles in 2007 . . . had 22 receptions for 181 yards (8.2 avg.) and four touchdowns while playing tight end as a senior . . . registered a career-best 15 tackles vs. James River to go along with a 12-yard TD grab . . . posted 12 stops, including two sacks, vs. Huguenot . . . recorded 12 tackles, including three sacks, in the 2007 season opener vs. Thomas Dale . . . honorable mention all-district selection as a junior despite playing in only five games due to an injury . . . totaled 38 tackles in 2006, including five sacks . . . caught eight passes for 92 yards (11.5 avg.) and two scores as a junior . . . also competed in basketball and baseball at Manchester . . . son of Craig and Carla Jude . . . born Nov. 20, 1989 . . . majoring in criminal justice.
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