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Travis Chambers
Travis Chambers

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Decatur, Ga.

High School:
Chamblee

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 232

Position:
Linebacker

Birthdate:
07/12/1986



2008
A veteran back-up at inside linebacker... started one game but played sparingly since early October... served as a game captain, had two tackles and a half-tackle-for-loss vs. Duke (Oct. 4)... made his first career start against Mississippi State (Sept. 20)... had four tackles, three solo tackles and a tackle-for-loss against the Bulldogs... recorded two tackles at Virginia Tech (Sept. 13)... recorded two solo tackles and three total tackles vs. Jacksonville State (Aug. 28)... a senior back in action for the first time since 2005... redshirted the 2006 season because of injury and was not on the roster in 2007... had some playing time, primarily on special teams, his first two years in 2004 and 2005... led the White team with five tackles, including a tackle-for-loss, in the `08 T-Day Game.

2005
Played in eight games and made seven tackles... saw his most extensive playing time at linebacker in Tech's win over Duke, when he had a game-high six tackles and a sack... recovered a fumble on kickoff coverage against Connecticut to set up a Tech touchdown.

2004
Credited with three tackles in 2004... made two tackles in Tech's victory over Syracuse in the Champs Sports Bowl ... added one tackle in the Jackets' win at Maryland.

High School
One of the top linebackers in the state of Georgia . . . First-team all-state selection and Defensive Player of the Year in Class AAAA by the AJC . . . Also first-team all-area by the AJC . . . Named to Prep Star's all-Southeast region team . . . Recorded 184 tackles with 21 tackles for loss, three sacks and three caused fumbles as a senior . . . Added 166 tackles, 22 tackles for loss, four sacks, three forced fumbles and two fumble recoveries as a junior . . . Three-time all-county and four-time all-region selection . . . Two-time team captain and four-year letterwinner for coach Wade Beale at Chamblee High School . . . Played in the school orchestra.

  • Atlanta Journal-Constitution's Top 50 in Georgia
  • No. 33 prospect in Georgia (SuperPrep)
  • No. 34 prospect in Georgia (TheInsiders.com)
  • No. 48 prospect in Georgia (Rivals.com)

    Personal
    Full name is Travis Jamil Chambers . . . Son of Travis and Worthdia Felicia Chambers . . . Born July 12, 1986 . . . Majoring in management.

    Career Statistics
    Year G-GS P-A TKL TFL SCK FC FR INT PB
    2004 7-0 1-2 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
    2005 8-0 4-3 7 1.0-3 1.0-3 0 1-0 0 0
    2008 8-1 5-6 11 1.5-6 0 0 0 0 0
    Career 23-1 10-11 21 2.5-9 1.0-3 0 1-0 0 0
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