Shawn Green
Shawn Green

RS Senior

Grayson, Ga.

High School:

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 276




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Enters 2014 as a leading candidate to start at nose tackle... coming off an injury-plagued season in which he became more productive as the season progressed... uses his speed and strength to his advantage... has played in 25 career games.

2014 (senior): Played in 12 games and started in all 12 ... Had 22 tackles, including 15 solo, 4.5 tackles for loss and 1.5 sacks, and broke up four passes ...Totaled two tackles and broke up a pass vs. Florida State in the ACC Championship Game (Dec. 6) ...Had two tackles at Georgia (Nov. 29) ...Broke up a pass vs. Virginia (Nov. 1) ...Tallied a tackle and broke up a pass at Pitt (Oct. 25) ...Registered three tackles, including two solo, and one tackle for a loss of two yards, at North Carolina (Oct. 18) ...Had two solo tackles vs. Duke (Oct. 11) ...Recorded one solo tackle vs. Miami (Oct. 4) ...Tied his career-high four tackles and had one QB hurry at Virginia Tech (Sept. 20) ...Registered one tackle, including a sack for a loss of three yards, vs. Georgia Southern (Sept. 13) ...Recorded two solo tackles, including his first career sack for a loss of two yards, at Tulane (Sept. 6) ... Blocked his first career PAT in his first career start and registered a career-best four tackles against Wofford (Aug. 30).

2013 (junior): Began the season on the injury list with a shoulder injury... played in seven games including the final four games of the campaign... recorded six tackles... came off the injury list and saw his first action of the season vs. North Carolina (Sept. 21)... played his best game of the season in the bowl game vs. Ole Miss with three tackles (Dec. 30).

2012 (sophomore): Played in all 14 games as the primary back-up at nose tackle... recorded 22 tackles, including 13 solo tackles... had 3.0 tackles for loss, one interception and one forced fumble... registered a tackle for loss in the season opener at Virginia Tech (Sept. 3)... had three tackles vs. Miami (Sept. 22)... recorded his first career interception when he picked off a Tajh Boyd pass and rumbled 17 yards on the return at Clemson (Oct. 6)... had three tackles and a forced fumble at Maryland (Nov. 3)... had three tackles and a half-tackle for loss at Georgia (Nov. 24).

2011 (redshirt freshman): Played in four games as a reserve on the defensive line... saw action vs. Western Carolina, Middle Tennessee State, Kansas and NC State... credited with one tackle on the season... that tackle came in his first college game, vs. Western Carolina (Sept. 1).

2010 (true freshman): Redshirted.

High School: Grayson HS... rated the 49th-best prospect in the state of Georgia (Rivals)... rated 45th on the AJC Fab 50 list... rated the 13th-best prospect in Georgia (Superprep)... Gwinnett County Defensive Player of the Year... named first team all-state... played in the Offense/Defense All-America Bowl... played four seasons of football, including one as team captain... led Grayson to back-to-back regional titles... set school record as a senior with 29 tackles for loss... had 69 tackles, 22 tackles for loss and seven sacks as a junior in 2008.

Personal: Born Nov. 11, 1991 in Bloomfield, Conn... son of William and Polly... has two siblings - Treyvon and Jailyn... thinks one day he may want to be a college football coach... majoring in management.

Career Highs
Tackles: 4, twice, last at Virginia Tech (Sept. 20)
Solo Tackles: 4 vs. Wofford, Aug. 30, 2014
TFL: 2.0 vs. Wofford, Aug. 30, 2014
Sacks: 1 at Tulane, Sept. 6, 2014
PB: 1, three times, last vs. Virginia, Nov. 1, 2014
Interceptions: 1 at Clemson, Oct. 6, 2012
FC: 1 vs. Maryland, Nov. 3, 2012
Blocks: 1 (PAT) vs. Wofford, Aug. 30, 2014

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