Benson and Weimerskirch prove able to serve as capable backups behind Mills
"Flying around" was a term heard frequently following Georgia Tech football's exciting spring game
Fifth-year senior Swilling hauls in 61-yard touchdown catch with 1:32 to go to lift Gold to comeback win
Spring game - Gold 21, White 16
Marcus Marshall rushes for 184 yards in college debut
2016 (Redshirt Junior): Did not see game action as a reserve quarterback.
2015 (Redshirt Sophomore): Played in two games as a B-back ... Amassed 67 rushing yards on 13 carries with one touchdown ... Made collegiate debut vs. Alcorn State (Sept. 3) ... Rushed seven times for 18 yards with one TD ... Rushed six times for 49 yards vs. Tulane (Sept. 12).
2014 (Redshirt Freshman): Did not see game action.
2013 (True Freshman): Redshirted.
High School: Played quarterback for four years at North Murray H.S. (coach David Gann) ... Served two years as team captain for school that was established in 2009 ... Earned all-area, all-region and honorable-mention all-state honors as a senior ... Played in North/Central All-Star Game ... Passed for 1,519 yards and rushed for 1,500 yards as a senior ... Rushed for 12 touchdowns and passed for 11 TDs as a senior ... Rushed for 238 yards in one game ... Also played basketball and ran track for four years ... Was regional champion and finished third in state in high jump as a junior in 2012 ... Also won regional title in high jump as a senior in 2013.
Personal: Full name is Brady Keith Swilling ... Born Nov. 3, 1994 in Dalton, Ga. ... Son of Keith and Tracy Swilling ... Has one sibling, Kelsey ... Father, Keith, played football at Furman in late 1980s ... Uncle, Hugh, played quarterback for Paladins in early 1990s ... Began playing football at age nine ... Majoring in business administration.
Rushing Attempts: 7 vs. Alcorn State, Sept. 3, 2015
Rushing Yards: 49 yards vs. Tulane, Sept. 12, 2015
Rushing TDs: 1 vs. Alcorn State, Sept. 3, 2015
Longest Rush: 27 yards vs. Tulane, Sept. 12, 2015