Walk-on adds depth at boundary corner.
2010 SEASON: Did not see game action . . . credited with three solo stops in the 2010 Green-White spring game.
2009 SEASON (SOPHOMORE): Saw action on special teams in the 2010 Valero Alamo Bowl against Texas Tech in his first career appearance.
2008 SEASON: Redshirted.
HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL DATA: Two-year, two-way starter (safety and wide receiver) for Coach Jerry VanHavel at Mason (Mich.) High School . . . earned all-area and all-conference honors as a senior . . . recorded 45 tackles and four interceptions as a senior . . . had six touchdown receptions and scored five rushing TDs . . . returned 10 punts for 296 yards (29.6 avg.) and four TDs as a senior, including a career-long 73-yarder . . . returned a kickoff 87 yards for a score vs. St. Johns in 2007 . . . two-year starter at point guard for the Bulldog basketball team . . . averaged 11.3 points and 6.2 assists as a senior . . . son of Steve and Deena Parker . . . born May 16, 1989 . . . majoring in interdisciplinary studies in social science - human resources.