YEAR (GP/GS) TKLS TFL SACK FF PD INT
2019: (13/13) 49 3.0 2.0 1 2 0
2020: (11/11) 93 6.0 4.0 0 3 1
2021: (5/5) 23 3.0 0.0 0 0 0
2022: (12/12) 91 3.0 2.0 2 4 1
Total: (41/41) 256 15.0 8.0 3 9 2
HISTORY -- From College Profile
As A Sophomore (2022)
» Coaches Pac-12 All-Conference second team
» Phil Steele All-Pac-12 first team
» Associated Press All-Pac-12 second team
» Pro Football Focus All-Pac-12 third team
» Polynesian College Football Player of the Year finalist
» Butkus Award semifinalist
» Walter Camp Player of the Year semifinalist
» Lott IMPACT Trophy quarterfinalist
Started Oregon’s first 12 games before opting out of the SDCCU Holiday Bowl and declaring for the 2023 NFL Draft … Finished three-year career with 215 tackles, 19.5 TFLs, 7.5 sacks, two interceptions and three forced fumbles … First Oregon player to be named a finalist for the Polynesian College Football Player of the Year Award multiple times, and UO’s first two-time semifinalist for the Butkus Award … Third on the team with 56 total tackles (24 solo) while adding 5.5 tackles for loss, 1.5 sacks, four pass breakups, an interception and a fumble return … Rushed for a touchdown in collegiate debut on offense in Oregon’s win at Colorado … Earned a 71.4 overall defensive grade from Pro Football Focus … at Washington State (Sept. 24): Career-high 2.5 TFLs with a sack while making a season-high nine total tackles … vs. Stanford (Oct. 1): First career fumble recovery, returning it 21 yards to set up an Oregon touchdown … Five total tackles … at California (Oct. 29): Seven total tackles, four solo … at Colorado (Nov. 5): Rushed for a one-yard touchdown, becoming the first full-time Oregon defensive player since at least 1996 to record a rushing TD … vs. No. 25 Washington (Nov. 12): Made four tackles and assisted on a tackle for loss … vs. No. 10 Utah (Nov. 19): Impressed with eight tackles (four solo), two TFLs and first interception of the season … at No. 21 Oregon State (Nov. 26): Finished with five tackles and assisted on a sack in final game as a Duck.
As A Freshman (2021)
» Coaches Pac-12 All-Conference first team
» AP Pac-12 All-Conference first team
» PFF all-Pac-12 second team
» Butkus Award semifinalist
» Two-time Pac-12 Freshman of the Week (Week 7 & Week 8)
Started all 14 games for the Ducks, earning all-Pac-12 first-team honors for the first time in his career … The first Duck ever to be named a semifinalist for the Butkus Award, given annually to the nation’s best linebacker … Fourth UO player to be named a finalist for the Polynesian College Football Player of the Year Award … Led Oregon and ranked second in the Pac-12 with 114 total tackles, 37 more than any other Duck … Tied for 22nd nationally in total tackles while leading all FBS freshmen … One of four Pac-12 players to surpass 100 tackles … Second among Ducks with career-highs of 8.5 tackles for loss and 4.0 sacks … Added five pass breakups and two forced fumbles … Six double-digit tackle performances, including five in Pac-12 play … Notched a career-high 14 tackles in a win over Arizona … Recorded at least five tackles in all 14 games … Second among Duck defenders with 879 total snaps played … Earned a stellar 88.6 pass-rushing grade from Pro Football Focus, good for 13th among FBS linebackers … 71.5 overall grade from PFF on the season … Credited by PFF with 34 total quarterback pressures, including 21 hurries and nine QB hits … vs. Fresno State (Sept. 4): Opened the season with five tackles, a sack and a forced fumble … at No. 3 Ohio State (Sept. 11): Finished with seven tackles, four solo, to help the Ducks to a historic road win at Ohio Stadium … vs. Stony Brook (Sept. 18): Recorded his first double-digit tackle game of the season with 10, including a tackle for loss … vs. Arizona (Sept. 25): Set a career-high with 14 total tackles, including three solo … at Stanford (Oct. 2): Made six tackles and picked up his second sack of the season … vs. California (Oct. 15): Finished with 12 tackles and 1.5 TFLs while recording a sack for the second game in a row … at Washington (Nov. 6): Made 10 tackles, five solo, and added two pass breakups in a rivalry win over the Huskies … at Utah (Nov. 20): Once again finished with 10 tackles, five solo, while also added a 12-yard sack … vs. No. 17 Utah (Dec. 3): Led Oregon in the 2021 Pac-12 Championship Game with 12 tackles (eight solo), a tackle for loss, a forced fumble, and his first career interception … Returned the interception 22 yards … vs. No. 16 Oklahoma (Dec. 29): Made eight tackles and had a quarterback hurry in the Valero Alamo Bowl.
As A Freshman (2020)
» Coaches Pac-12 Freshman Defensive Player of the Year
» 247Sports True Freshman All-America team
» Rivals.com Freshman All-America team
» The Athletic Freshman All-America first team
» Phil Steele Pac-12 All-Conference third team
» Coaches Pac-12 All-Conference honorable mention
One of two FBS true freshmen and the only in Power 5 to lead his team in his team in tackles (45) … First Oregon true freshman to lead the team in tackles since Troy Dye in 2016 … Led Pac-12 freshmen in tackles, FTLs (6.5) and sacks (2.0) … Played in all seven games and started five times at Mike linebacker … Tied for the team lead with 24 solo stops … Sixth-highest graded linebacker in the Pac-12 by Pro Football Focus (PFF) … Had a TFL in the first four games of his career and in five games on the season … Had seven or more tackles in three contests … at Oregon State (Nov. 27): Made 10 tackles, including seven in the second half … Added two TFLs to become just the second Oregon freshman since 2000 with double-digit tackles and multiple TFLs in the same game … at California (Dec. 5): Became the first true freshman to lead Oregon in tackles since 2016 with nine stops … vs. No. 10 Iowa State (Jan. 2): Made seven tackles and had 1.5 stops for loss in the Fiesta Bowl … Fourth consecutive game with six or more tackles.
Enrolled in January … Five-star prospect by Rivals and 247Sports … Finished No. 13 overall in the 247Sports composite ranking … The fifth-highest ranked recruit all-time at Oregon according to 247Sports … Consensus No. 1 player in Utah and top-3 inside linebacker in the nation by ESPN, Rivals and 247Sports … Ranked the No. 10 overall prospect by Rivals and No. 19 by 247Sports as the No. 2 inside linebacker by both outlets … Consensus top-30 player nationally … Ranked No. 27 in the ESPN300 … Named first-team All-USA Defense by USA Today … Named to 2019 first-team MaxPreps high school football All-American Team … Named “Mr. Football” for Utah by The Deseret News … One of 15 Butkus Award semifinalists … A finalist for the 2019 Polynesian High School Player of the Year … Named to the Prepstar Top 150 Dream Team at No. 17 overall … Named the Alpha Dog by 247Sports in the 2020 All-American Bowl … Played in the 2020 Polynesian Bowl … Finished four-year career with 224 tackles (116 solo), 29.0 tackles for loss, 8.5 sacks, five interceptions and five forced fumbles … Nine double-digit tackle games during career … Rushed for 2,316 yards and 40 TDs on 263 carries … Had 11 career 100-yard rushing games and passed for over 100 yards twice … Named 2019 Utah Valley Football Player of the Year … As a senior, led Orem High School to the Utah 5A State Championship … Finished with 103 tackles (61 solo), four sacks, 12 tackles for loss and two interceptions … Had five double-digit tackle games, including a season-high 21 (11 solo) in a 31-28 win over Olympus … Had 16 tackles (11 solo) and two TFL in state championship win against Timpview … Also rushed for 766 yards and 14 touchdowns on 86 carries with four 100-yard games … Averaged 13.35 yards per carry for the second-best average in state history … Ran for 111 yards and a TD on 11 carries in the state championship game … Had a season-high 161 yards and two touchdowns on 14 carries, while catching two passes for 101 yards and a TD in win over Mountain Ridge … As a junior, finished with 103 tackles (43 solo), 16.0 TFL and 3.5 sacks … Had four double-digit tackle games including a season-high 14 with a sack against Salem Hills … On offense as a junior, rushed for 694 yards and 15 touchdowns on just 52 carries (13.3 yards per rush), while catching 20 passes for 229 yards and three TDs … Played quarterback at Desert Hills High school as a sophomore, rushing for a career-best 848 yards while passing for 634 … Picked up first career 100-yard rushing game with 141 yards and a TD against Cedar, while passing for a season-high 204 yards in 37-13 win … Had 125 yards on 14 carries in season-ending loss to Orem HS (his future team) … As a freshman played in five games at Desert Hills, finishing with 17 tackles, one sack, an interception and a forced fumble on defense … High school coach was Jeremy Hill … Chose Oregon over Alabama, Arizona, Arizona State, Auburn, BYU, California, Clemson, Florida, Florida State, Georgia, Hawaii, Kansas State, LSU, Miami (Fla.), Michigan, Nebraska, Nevada, Notre Dame, Ohio State, Oklahoma, Oklahoma State, Oregon State, Stanford, Tennessee, Texas A&M, USC, Utah, Utah State, Virginia, Washington, Washington State and Wisconsin.