A walk-on who moved from linebacker to defensive end in the spring of 2007... saw brief action in the 38-7 win over Mississippi State (Sept. 20)... made three tackles in the April 19 T-Day Game.
Played a key role on the scout team... saw action in the Sept. 8 game vs. Samford... had two tackles against the Bulldogs -- one solo and one assisted.
Redshirted as a true freshman.
High School Honorable mention all-state in Class AA at quarterback... played for his father, Gordon, at Model HS... All-area selection by the Rome News Tribune... four-year letterwinner who played quarterback and linebacker... passed for 1,600 yards and made 116 tackles as a senior... team captain and MVP... participated in the Georgia-Tennessee All-Star game.
Full name is Steven Joseph Powers... born March 31, 1987... parents are Debbie and Gordon Powers... majoring in management.