Sports Played: Football, Basketball, Track and Field
High School Honors: 4-year Football Letterman, PIL 1st Team, Junior; Defensive Player of the Year and PIL 1st Team and State 1st Team, Senior. Parade Magazine All-American.
3-year Basketball Letterman; PIL Honorable Mention, Junior, Senior.
2-year Track & Field Letterman, PIL and State Shot Put Champion, Senior. Grant record in the Shot Put, 614".
Post High School Career: University of Nebraska, Lincoln, All-American and Defensive MVP 2008. Winner, Lombardi and Bednarik Awards and Outland and Nagurski Trophies. Associated Press Player of the Year, Heisman Trophy finalist and Big 12 Academic Honor Roll in 2009. Engineering Degree in Construction Management, UNL. Drafted, 4 years with Detroit Lions; on 6-year contract with Miami Dolphins. All-Pro NFL five seasons; four pro-bowls. Substantial charitable support at Grant HS, UNL, Cameroon, Africa; literacy, Jamaica.