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Antonio Morrison

LB

Height
6' 1"
CLASS
SO
Hometown
Bellwood, Ill.
Weight
230 lbs.
Experience
1L
School
Bolingbrook

2013: Played in eight games and started seven times at linebacker…Suffered a season-ending injury against Vanderbilt, causing him to miss the final three games…According to coaches’ film breakdown, finished with 77 tackles on the season, including 3 tackles-for-loss…Ranked second on the team in tackles…Named to the SEC Academic Honor Roll…Set a career high with 12 tackles at LSU…Had 10 tackles against Vanderbilt…Was the team’s leading tackler against Miami (7), LSU and Vanderbilt…2012: Played in all 13 games as a true freshman, making four starts…Named to the 2012 SEC Coaches’ All-Freshman Team and named to the SEC Academic Honor Roll…Finished eighth on the team in tackles after notching 34 stops (27 unassisted)…Had his best game when he led the team in tackles (8) against Vanderbilt, six of which were solo stops…Recorded the first quarterback hurry of his career against Tennessee while also tallying five tackles (1.0 TFL) against the Volunteers…In just his second collegiate game, finished with the second-most tackles among all Gators against Texas A&M after six takedowns (five unassisted)…Was instrumental in the win over rival Florida State after recording four tackles (three unassisted), including his first sack of his career and first forced fumble, which UF recovered and scored to take the lead on the very next play.

 

PRIOR TO FLORIDA:

Rated a four-star prospect, the No. 5 recruit in Illinois and the No. 10 inside linebacker nationally by Rivals.com…Ranked as the top linebacker prospect in the Midwest by Tom Lemming and the No. 204 player overall in the nation by Rivals.com…Named a High School All-American by USA Today (2nd Team LB), ESPN (3rd Team LB) and Sports Illustrated (Honorable Mention LB)…Selected to the ESPN High School Illinois All-State team…Led Bolingbrook to a 13-1 record and IHSA Class 8A State Championship as a senior, the school’s first-ever state title…Had to miss the title game due to injury…Bolingbrook finished No. 36 in the nation in the final POWERADE FAB 50 rankings…Had 101 tackles, seven sacks, three forced fumbles and an interception as a junior at Bolingbrook…Selected to the 2011 Semper Fidelis All-American Bowl…Chose Florida over Alabama, Tennessee, Arizona and Purdue among others…Coached by John Ivlow.

 

MORRISON’S CAREER HIGHS

Tackles: 12 (LSU, 2013)

Sacks: 1 (FSU, 2012)

Forced Fumbles: 1 (FSU, 2012)

Interceptions: None

 

2012 (13 GP/4 GS*)

Defensive Stats

OPPONENT

U

A

T

TFL

SK

INT

PB

FR

FF

BGSU - 9/1

3

0

3

0.0

0.0

0

0

0

0

at TAMU - 9/8

5

1

6

0.0

0.0

0

0

0

0

*at #23 Tenn - 9/15

4

1

5

1.0

0.0

0

0

0

0

*Kty - 9/22

1

1

2

0.0

0.0

0

0

0

0

#4 LSU - 10/6

0

0

0

0.0

0.0

0

0

0

0

*at Vandy - 10/13

6

2

8

0.0

0.0

0

0

0

0

#9 SC - 10/20

0

0

0

0.0

0.0

0

0

0

0

vs. #12 UGA - 10/27

1

1

2

0.0

0.0

0

0

0

0

Mizzou - 11/3

0

0

0

0.0

0.0

0

0

0

0

Louisiana - 11/10

0

0

0

0.0

0.0

0

0

0

0

Jack St - 11/17

1

0

1

0.0

0.0

0

0

0

0

at #10 FSU - 11/24

3

1

4

1.0

1.0

0

0

0

1

*#21 Louisville 1/2/13

3

0

3

0.0

0.0

0

0

0

0

2012 Totals

27

7

34

2.0

1.0

0

0

0

1

2013 (8 GP/7 GS*)

Defensive Stats

OPPONENT

U

A

T

TFL

SK

INT

PB

FR

FF

Toledo - 8/31

DNP

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

at #24 Miami - 9/7

5

2

7

0.0

0.0

0

0

0

0

*Tenn - 9/21

6

0

6

0.0

0.0

0

0

0

0

*at Kty - 9/28

1

6

7

0.0

0.0

0

0

0

0

*Ark - 10/5

1

2

3

0.0

0.0

0

0

0

0

*at #10 LSU - 10/12

1

11

12

0.0

0.0

0

0

0

0

*at #14 Mizzou - 10/19

4

0

4

0.0

0.0

0

0

0

0

*vs. UGA - 11/2

4

3

7

0.0

0.0

0

0

0

0

*Vandy - 11/9

5

5

10

1.0

0.0

0

0

0

0

at #11 SC - 11/16

DNP

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

GS - 11/23

DNP

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

#2 FSU - 11/30

DNP

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2013 Totals

27

29

56

1.0

0.0

0

0

0

0

Defensive Stats

Career Totals

U

A

T

TFL

SK

INT

PB

FR

FF

21 GP/11 GS

54

36

90

3.0

1.0

0

0

0

1

 

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