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Greg  Roberts

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Nacogdoches, Texas

High School:
Nacogdoches HS

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 260

Position:
DE

Experience:
3L

09/10/2016

USATSI Gallery - SMU vs Baylor

USATSI Gallery - SMU vs Baylor

Fifth-year senior defensive lineman ... Ranks fifth on team in career starts with 16 ... Named to fall 2014 Big 12 Commissioner’s Honor Roll ... Father, Greg Sr., is former NFL player and 1978 Outland Trophy award winner.

2017 (Junior): Played in all 12 games with six starts ... Had 19 tackles and career-high four TFLs on season ... Ranked second in FBS with two blocked field goals, is one of 26 players in FBS with two or more blocked FGs and only player in Big 12 ... Started at No. 10 TCU, made four tackles and one TFL ... Started vs. Iowa State, had two tackles and career-high two PBUs ... Started vs. Texas Tech, made three tackles and one TFL ... Started at Kansas, had one PBU ... Started vs. Texas, had one tackle, one PBU and blocked one field goal ... Made one tackle for TFL vs. No. 23 West Virginia ... Had two tackles at No. 14 Oklahoma State ... Played but did not record any stats at Kansas State ... Had one tackle vs. No. 3 Oklahoma ... Made two tackles at Duke ... Had first career blocked FG vs. UTSA ... Started vs. Liberty, had three tackles and one TFL.

2016 (Sophomore): Played in all 13 games with nine starts at defensive end ... Started, made three tackles, one tackle-for-loss, one pass breakup and forced first career fumble vs. Boise State ... Started, tied career-high six tackles and tied career high with four solo stops at No. 13 West Virginia ... Played but did not record any stats vs. Texas Tech and Northwestern State ... Started, but did not record any stats vs. Kansas State ... Started, had four tackles at No. 9 Oklahoma ... Started, posted career highs with six tackles, four solo stops and two tackles-for-loss vs. TCU ... Started, had one tackle at Texas ... Started, made two tackles, one PBU and QB hurry vs. Kansas ... Started, posted QB hurry at Iowa State ... Had one tackle and QB hurry vs. Oklahoma State ... Made first career start at Rice, notched one tackle ... Registered first three career tackles with 0.5 TFLs, two QB hurries and one pass breakup vs. SMU ... Selected to Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll spring 2017.

2015 (Redshirt Freshman): Played in five of 13 games as reserve lineman and on special teams ... Earned first collegiate letter ... Totaled two solo tackles on season ... Played in season's first five games, saw action on DL in three ... Made collegiate debut in season-opening win at SMU, played as reserve end ... Made career-first tackle on special teams in win over Lamar in second game ... Played from scrimmage and made solo tackle in win over Rice in third game ... Did not play over season's final eight games.

2014 (Freshman): Sat out first season at Baylor and participated on practice squad ... Redshirted to retain eligibility ... Named to fall 2014 Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll.

High School: Prepped at Nacogdoches (Texas) High School under head coach Bobby Reyes ... National top-100 recruit at defensive end, rated No. 56 by ESPN.com and No. 85 by Scout.com ... Helped NHS to 2013 bi-district finals by racking up 47 tackles including eight TFLs and five sacks ... Secured second-team all-district honors in senior season ... Named to 2013 Dallas SPARQ All-Combine team prior to senior season ... Registered 51 tackles and eight sacks in junior campaign for second-team all-district accolades.

Personal: Son of Greg Roberts, Sr. and nephew of Tess Keggler ... Father was 1978 Outland Trophy award winner, who played at Oklahoma and went on to play in the NFL for five years ... Majoring in health, kinesiology and leisure studies.

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