Elliott  Berry

41Elliott Berry

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Fairburn, Ga.

High School:
Creekside

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 222

Position:
LB

Experience:
2L

CAREER HIGHS

  • Tackles: 9 vs. Alabama, 10/15/16
  • Tackles for Loss: 2 vs. Alabama, 10/15/16
  • Pass Breakups: 1 vs. Kentucky, 11/12/16

2016 - JUNIOR

  • 2016 GAME-BY-GAME STATISTICS
  • Games Played/Started: 12/4
  • Saw action at WILL at Vanderbilt (11/26), logging four solo tackles
  • Started at WILL linebacker for fourth-straight game against Missouri, recording seven tackles (five solo)
  • Posting three tackles and one pass breakup against Kentucky (11/12)
  • Made second start of career at WILL linebacker against Tennessee Tech (11/5), making three tackles and 0.5 TFL
  • Made first start of career at WILL linebacker against Alabama (10/15) and set new career high with nine tackles (six solo) and two tackles for loss for nine yards.
  • With injuries to linebacker corps, saw increased playing time at WILL linebacker at Georgia (10/1) and at Texas A&M (10/8), recording first solo tackle of career against UGA and a career-best seven tackles (three solo) and one TFL against the Aggies
  • Has played mostly on special teams and coming off bench as reserve WILL linebacker

2015 - SOPHOMORE

  • Photo Gallery
  • 2015 GAME-BY-GAME STATISTICS
  • Games/Starts: 9/0
  • In 2015, played in first nine games, mostly on special teams
  • Suffered season-ending knee injury and assisted coaching staff late in the season

2014 - FRESHMAN

HIGH SCHOOL

  • Lettered for Creekside High School in Canton, Ga. under coach Olten Downs
  • 247 Sports: 3-star (No. 59 outside linebacker, No. 69 prospect in Ga.)
  • ESPN: 3-star (No. 108 outside linebacker, No. 105 prospect in Ga.)
  • Rivals: 3-star (No. 32 athlete, No. 45 prospect in Ga.)
  • Scout: 3-star (No. 125 safety)
  • Named one of Reebok's Top 25 Most Dynamic Athletes
  • Georgia Class 5A All-State Linebacker in 2013 - Atlanta-Journal Constitution
  • Georgia Class 5A All-State Linebacker in 2013 - Associated Press
  • City/South Fulton All-Metro First Team
  • Selected as a 2011 U.S. Air Force Sophomore Second Team All-American
  • Led Creekside to a state championship and undefeated record as a senior

PERSONAL

  • Full Name: Elliott Lee Berry
  • Born: November 4, 1995
  • Son of Carol and James Berry
  • Twin brother to fellow Vol Evan Berry
  • Older brother, Eric, was an All-American for Tennessee and is a Pro Bowl safety with the Kansas City Chiefs
  • Father, James, played running back for the Vols from 1978-81, rushing for more than 1,700 yards and scoring 19 touchdowns
  • Recipient of the Alton E. Blakley, Jr., Athletic Scholarship
  • Recipient of Brady & Horne Athletic Endowment
 

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