A selection of photos taken by Gregory McKie from the Washington at Oregon football game in 2006.
2007: Ranked 21st in the Pac-10 Conference in tackles with 7.2 per game ... started all 13 games at strong safety ... highlight of his season was a 54-yard interception return for a touchdown in the Huskies' narrow 27-24 loss to No. 1 USC ... also had 10 tackles against the Trojans ... had four double-digit tackles games ... had a season-high 12 tackles against Oregon ... in the game at Oregon State, had 11 tackles, including one for a loss, and a forced fumble ... had 10 tackles, including eight solo stops, at UCLA ... notched nine tackles against Arizona State ... seven tackles each at Syracuse, vs. Ohio State and at Hawaii ... in the Arizona game, had six tackles and an interception ... named the team's defensive player of the week for the USC game.
2006: Played in all 12 games as a safety and started in two games, vs. Arizona and Oregon ... notched an interception and a 36-yard return in the Huskies' win over Fresno State ... also intercepted a pass the following week vs. UCLA ... posted six tackles and a pass break-up in the San Jose State game ... posted the same stats in the game at Oregon ... five tackles and one pass defended at Washington State ... had three tackles each vs. UCLA and California.
2005: Played in four games, recording one tackle at Arizona ... also saw action on special teams.
2004: Redshirted the season.
High School and Personal: An All-Western League selection ... helped team to a 13-1 record as a senior ... team won Los Angeles City Western League with 5-0 mark ... team made it to Los Angeles City Championship before losing to Carson 30-20 ... the game marked the first time the Gondoliers had advanced to the CIF Championship ... had 90 tackles, including 58 solo stops, as a senior .... team ranked 10th in Los Angeles Times prep standings ... Venice averaged 42 points per game during the season ... had four interceptions ... averaged 41.9 yards per interception return ... had 99-yard interception return vs. Sylmar ... had one fumble recovery and one sack during the 2003 season ... was a strong safety in high school ... older brother, Wale, is a cornerback at California ... rated No. 95 prospect in California by SuperPrep ... named to PrepStar's all-region team ... played for the California team in the CaliFlorida Bowl V in January in Moorpark, Calif. ... teammate of fellow signee Erick Lobos ... played for coach Angelo Gasca at Venice ... mother, Sarah Mckenzie, is a bone marrow transplant specialist ... has four siblings, Jamaal, Hashim, Wale, and Naeem.