|MCBRIDE'S PERSONAL FILE|
Full Name: Claude Maurice McBride
Born: May 30, 1985
Coach at Woodrow Wilson High School: Mike McBride
SEC Defensive Lineman of the Week (Nov. 25, 2006)
SEC Defensive Lineman of the Week (Oct. 23, 2004)
CAREER GAMES/STARTS - 43/17
2006 - Games/Starts: 13/13 ... Voted as a permanent team captain prior to the Kentucky game ... Named game captain prior to every game except for the Air Force game ... Had two tackles in season-opening win over California ... Tied previous career-high with nine tackles against Air Force ... Moved to DT for rest of the season because of injuries to other players ... Started at DT against Florida and responded with a career-high 10 tackles and one sack ... Had six tackles and a TFL against Marshall ... Had two TFLs at Memphis ... Recorded two tackles against Georgia ... Had three tackles against Alabama ... Had three tackles, including a half TFL at South Carolina ... Had seven tackles, one TFL and one PBU against LSU ... Tied for the team led with nine tackles against Arkansas ... Forced a fumble against the Razorbacks ... Recorded two tackles against Vanderbilt ... Recorded eight tackles against Kentucky ... Logged four tackles, including one TFL, against Penn State in the Outback Bowl.
2005 - Games/Starts: 9/0 ... Made five tackles, including one TFL, against UAB in opener ... In on two stops at Florida, including half sack ... Injured ankle at LSU and did not play versus Mississippi ... Returned to action against Georgia ... Had three tackles at Alabama and one versus South Carolina ... Missed Memphis game with ankle injury ... Made two tackles and had QB hurry against Vanderbilt ... Both tackles at Kentucky were sacks for total loss of 18 yards.
2004 - Games/Starts: 13/4 ... Saw duty at both defensive tackle and end positions, making four starts (three at tackle) ... Improved career game high to nine tackles during solid performance vs. Auburn, which included two TFLs ... Made first start from tackle position and posted seven stops vs. Alabama ... On Bama's second play from scrimmage, broke through and forced fumble, which UT recovered and returned for TD ... Totaled two tackles, two QB hurries and one fumble recovery vs. Auburn in SEC Championship Game ... Recovered first of four Texas A&M fumbles in Vols' Cotton Bowl win.
2003 - Games/Starts: 8/0 ... Saw increased playing time as year progressed ... Finished season with one tackle and had one PBU vs. Vanderbilt.
HIGH SCHOOL - Parade and SuperPrep All-America ... All-State, All-Area, All-Group 3, All-Conference and All-South Jersey honors ... Set school record with 16 sacks as senior after totaling 13 his junior year ... As senior, made 67 tackles, four fumble recoveries, four caused fumbles, one interception and four blocked punts ... Was four-year starter at receiver and two-year starter at defensive end ... Preseason All-America and No. 5 overall prospect in New Jersey by SuperPrep ... As junior, made 60 tackles to go with three fumble recoveries, four blocked field goals and two fumble returns for scores ... On offense that season, had 24 catches for 486 yards and nine touchdowns ... Coached by his uncle, Mike McBride ... Specialized in shot put and discus for track and field team but also ran 100M.