Anthony Harrell
Anthony Harrell

RS Junior

Tampa, Fla.

High School:

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 237




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Can be a candidate to make the starting lineup when healthy... made great strides in 2013 and continued to see more playing time until suffering a season-ending knee injury in the seventh game of the season... will sit out spring practice and is hopeful of returning in the fall... considered one of the hardest hitters on the team... a fundamentally sound player who was coached in high school by his father... comes from the same high school in Tampa that has produced several Yellow Jackets... a good student who has made the Dean's List.

2014 (junior):Saw action in 12 games at the linebacker position and returned twokickoffs ... Had 19 tackles, including 14 solo, and one quarterback hurry ... Recorded three tackles vs. Florida State in the ACC Championship Game (Dec. 6) ... Returned a kickoff for 16 yards at Georgia (Nov. 29) ...Had four tackles, including two solo, at Georgia (Nov. 29) ...Registered three tackles, including two solo, at NC State (Nov. 8) ...Recorded two solo tackles vs. Virginia (Nov. 1) ...Tallied one solo tackle at Pitt (Oct. 25) ...Returned one kickoff for nine yards at North Carolina (Oct. 18) ...Notched two solo tackles vs. Miami (Oct. 4) ...Had a quarterback hurry at Virginia Tech (Sept. 20) ...Registered one solo tackle vs. Georgia Southern (Sept. 13) ...Recorded three solo tackles at Tulane (Sept. 6).

2013 (sophomore):
Played in each of the first seven games of the season before a season-ending injury vs. Syracuse... recorded 12 tackles, six solo tackles and two tackles for loss... had two tackles in the win at Duke (Sept. 14)... registered four tackles and a tackle for loss at BYU (Oct. 12)... had four solo tackles and a tackle for loss vs. Syracuse (Oct. 19).

2012 (redshirt freshman): Played in all 14 games as a top back-up at inside linebacker and on special teams... recorded 23 tackles, including 16 solo tackles... had two tackles for loss and one forced fumble... had three solo tackles and a forced fumble in the win over Presbyterian (Sept. 8)... recorded a career-high four tackles vs. BYU (Oct. 27)... had three solo tackles vs. Duke (Nov. 17)... recorded a tackle for loss at Georgia (Nov. 24).

2011 (true freshman): Redshirted.

High School: Jesuit HS... played four seasons of football... played as a junior and senior under his father, James Harrell, who played in the NFL with Detroit and Kansas City... ranked as the No. 35 middle linebacker prospect nationally... recorded 115 tackles as senior... played linebacker and fullback... played at Plant HS in 2007 and 2008 before transferring to Jesuit... was on Plant's 4A state championship team in 2008... helped lead Jesuit to a district championship and an 11-1 record in 2010... named team MVP, all-county and all-Sun Coast as a senior... played in the Hillsborough County East-West All-Star Game... recorded 22 tackles in a game in the 2010 state playoffs... made the academic honor roll every semester.

Personal: Full name is Anthony John Harrell... parents are James and Maria... James played at the University of Florida before going on to play in the NFL... has two siblings -- James III and Aryanna... born March 15, 1993 in Tampa, Fla... majoring in business administration.

Career Highs
Tackles: 4, four times
TFL: 1.0, four times
FF: 1 vs. Presbyterian, Sept. 8, 2012
Kickoff returns: 1, twice, last at Georgia, Nov. 29, 2014
Kickoff return yards:16 at Georgia, Nov. 29, 2014
Longest kick return: 16 at Georgia, Nov. 29, 2014

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