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      Nevin McKenzie
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
San Antonio, Texas

High School:
John Jay

Last College:
Trinity Valley CC

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 215

Position:
LB

CAREER GAMES/STARTS - 24/20

2008 - Games/Starts: 12/8 ... In final eight games (all starts) had 45 tackles, 10 TFL and 5 sacks ... Led team with five sacks ... Grabbed first INT of career and raced 61 yards for a TD to give Vols halftime lead at UCLA ... Was credited with one tackle, one PD and one QB hurry against UAB ... Had three tackles against Florida ... Finished with three tackles and also had two PBUs at Auburn ... In first career-start, led team with a career-high nine tackles, including 2.5 TFLs and 1.5 sacks against Northern Illinois ... Contributed two tackles including .5 TFL and had a PBU at Georgia ... Credited with eight tackles, including two TFLs and 1.5 sacks against Mississippi State ... Had seven tackles and a TFL against Alabama ... Finished with four stops, including a TFL at South Carolina ... Had three tackles, including his fourth sack of the season at Vanderbilt ... Posted seven stops, two TFL and a sack in his final game as a Vol vs. Kentucky.

2007 - Games/Starts: 12/12 ... Second on team with 13 special teams tackles out of 35 total stops ... Had at least one tackle in 11 games ... Worked his way into lineup as pass-rush specialist ... Fourth on team with 2 1/2 sacks ... Had sacks against Southern Miss and LSU to go with shared sack at Kentucky ... Also had two quarterback hurries, both against Arkansas State ... Season high six tackles at Kentucky ... Five tackles apiece against Arkansas State and Georgia ... Tied for team lead with two forced fumbles.

JUNIOR COLLEGE - Named All-Conference as sophomore in 2006...Led Trinity Valley that season with more than 90 tackles and added five sacks ... Best game came against Navarro with 11 tackles and two sacks ... As freshman, tallied nearly 200 tackles...Two-year starter at safety.

HIGH SCHOOL - As senior in 2003, ran for nearly 1,200 yards and 20 touchdowns...Three-year starter at defensive back and two-year starter at running back ... As senior in 2004, qualified for regional finals in 100M, 4x100M, 4x200M, triple-jump and long-jump ... School record holder in triple-jump (49.5 feet).

COACH AT JOHN JAY HIGH SCHOOL - Larry Pullin.

COACH AT TRINITY VALLEY COMMUNITY COLLEGE - Brad Smiley.

BORN - March 21, 1986.

DEFENSE SACKS/ TFL/ INT/ HIGH
YEAR G UT AT TT YDS YDS FF FR PD YDS TKLE
2007 14 20 15 35 2.5/19 2.5/19 2 0 0 0/0 6-Ky
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