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      Brendan Downs
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Bristol, Tenn.

High School:
Tennessee HS

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 240

Position:
TE

Experience:
3L

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2014 - SENIOR
  • 2014 GAME-BY-GAME STATISTICS
  • Games/Starts: 3/0
  • One of 15 seniors on Vols, seeing time as a backup tight end, playing in all three games with a catch for 12 yards
  • For second year in a row, scored touchdown on first catch of year, hauling in 12-yard TD vs. Utah State (8/31)
2013 - JUNIOR
  • Photo Gallery
  • 2013 GAME-BY-GAME STATISTICS
  • Games/Starts: 12/11
  • Starting tight end in 2013 after after two years as a backup to current Oakland Raiders TE Mychal Rivera
  • Played in all 12 games and started 11 games in 2013
  • Made 12 catches for 70 yards including two touchdowns -- on his first two catches of year
  • Had catches in last two games of season vs. Vanderbilt (11/23) and at Kentucky (11/30)
  • Career-high three catches for 20 yards vs. #11 South Carolina (10/19)
  • Third game with two catches vs. South Alabama (9/28)
  • Second-career multi-catch game with two catches for 18 yards at #2 Oregon (9/14)
  • Scored touchdown for second week in a row with 1-yard grab vs. WKU (9/7)
  • Opened 2013 with a 3-yard touchdown catch vs. Austin Peay (8/31), second-career touchdown
2012 - SOPHOMORE
  • Photo Gallery
  • 2012 GAME-BY-GAME STATISTICS
  • Games/Starts: 10/1
  • Began camp as backup tight end to Mychal Rivera, suffered knee injury in scrimmage and missed first two games, played final 10 games
  • Posted three catches for 39 yards in 2012
  • Drew first start of the 2012 season vs. Troy (11/3)
  • Season-long 15-yard reception late vs. #1 Alabama (10/20)
  • First-career touchdown on a 6-yard reception vs. Akron (9/22)
  • Returned vs. #18 Florida (9/15) with a few snaps
2011 - FRESHMAN
  • 2011 GAME-BY-GAME STATISTICS
  • Games/Starts: 8/1
  • True freshman tight end played in eight games
  • Three catches for 34 yards on the year
  • First-career start in a two-tight end set vs. Buffalo, had no catches
  • First-career catches, making two for 32 yards vs. Cincinnati (9/10)
  • Back-up tight end college debut in opener vs. Montana (9/3), one of 12 true freshmen to see action
HIGH SCHOOL
  • Rivals: 3-star (No. 28 overall tight end, No. 7 overall prospect in Tennessee)
  • Scout: 3-star (No. 26 overall tight end)
  • ESPN: 3-star (No. 32 overall tight end)
  • Earned All-Region honors as both a senior in 2010 and junior in 2009
  • Named All-Conference as a senior
  • As a senior, had team-high 34 receptions for 470 yards and four touchdowns
  • As a junior, tallied eight receptions for 204 yards
  • 2010 Team Captain and part of 2009 Conference Championship
  • Holds Viking Football power clean record
  • Also a standout track and basketball athlete, earning All-Conference honors in both as a junior
  • Averaged 6.1 points and 4.5 rebounds per game as a junior for the Vikings basketball team
  • Full Name: C. Brendan Downs
  • Coach at Tennessee High: Greg Stubbs
PERSONAL
  • Full Name: Clyde Brendan Downs
  • Born on May 5, 1993 in Richmond, Virginia
  • Son of Erin and Butch Downs
  • Majoring in Business
CAREER HIGHS
  • Receptions - 3 vs. South Carolina, 10/19/13
  • Receiving Yards - 32 vs. Cincinnati, 9/10/11
  • Touchdowns - 1 on four occasions, last vs. Utah State, 8/31/14
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