Football Game Notes - 09/09/13
In all, scouts from the Carolina Panthers, Cleveland Browns, Denver Broncos, Indianapolis Colts, Miami Dolphins, Oakland Raiders, Philadelphia Eagles, San Diego Chargers, San Francisco 49ers and Seattle Seahawks, along with the B.C. Lions of the Canadian Football League where in attendance Thursday.
The session, which begins at 8:30 a.m. in the USU weight room, is not open to the public but is open to media.
Along with handing out individual awards, a highlight video recapping the year was shown, as was a video honoring USU's senior class, which tied the 1962 senior class for the most wins in school history with 26.
Cornerback Will Davis and running back Kerwynn Williams will participate in the 2013 NFL Scouting Combine, which will begin Saturday, Feb. 23 in Indianapolis, Ind.
Utah State Football - Famous Idaho Potato Bowl Utah State vs. Toledo
Utah State Football vs. Idaho
Utah State Football vs. New Mexico State
Utah State Football vs. UNLV
Utah State Football Family Day
HONORS: Academic All-WAC (2011).
UTAH STATE: A tremendous athlete with good size and speed... Has the ability to be a press cover corner... Can jump and run, and is physical and strong... Has exceptional on-ball skills.
2011 (JR): Played in all 13 games, making five starts... Recorded 35 tackles to rank 10th on the team... Finished the year tied for third on the team for pass break-ups with six as well as having 3.5 tackles for a loss to rank eighth on the team... Logged season-high 10 tackles in Idaho game, while adding seven in Nevada contest... Posted season-high two pass break-ups in Wyoming game.
JUNIOR COLLEGE: Earned first-team all-Golden Gate Conference and first-team all-state honors after posting eight interceptions, returning two for touchdowns at De Anza (Calif.) College... The eight interceptions led the Northern California Football Association and he ranked tied for eighth in the NCFA in passes defended with 1.55 per game, adding eight pass break-ups... Also tallied 38 tackles... Helped the Dons to the Golden Gate Conference title and the Central Division Bowl... Originally enrolled at Western Washington, but the program was cut during his redshirt-freshman season, but did earn one WWU Scout Team Defensive Player of the Week honor.
HIGH SCHOOL: Was a second-team all-Greater Spokane League selection in only year of football at Central Valley (Wash.) High School, logging seven interceptions, while also tallying 33 tackles, two forced fumbles and one fumble recovery... Also played wide receiver, making 16 catches for 135 yards and four touchdowns... Earned three letters in basketball and four in track... An honorable mention all-league honoree and team MVP as a senior in basketball and was a two-year starter... As sophomore, played on team that was Class 4A state runner-up... Placed third in triple jump at state track meet as a senior and was regional champion as junior... Had personal record triple jump of 46-0... Was Associated Student Body President at Central Valley HS... A Diversity "DREAM" award honoree in 2007-08.
PERSONAL: Born May 8, 1990... Son of Shon Davis and Francis Watkins... Has two brothers and one sister... Majoring in interdisciplinary studies.
Defense GP/GS UT AT Total INT PBU 2011 (Jr.) 13/5 21 14 35 0 6