Journeyman linebacker who made his NFL debut in 2008 for the Jacksonville Jaguars.
Following the NFL combine after his senior season, he was diagnosed with Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome, which required heart surgery.
In 2013 he signed with the Cleveland Browns, where he teamed up with defensive ace Joe Haden.
He played for four years at Auburn University, and was a first-team All-SEC selection as a junior.
He married Treska Baptiste in 20006, and has two children with her.