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Tight End
Height: 6'4"
Weight: 250
Year: Redshirt Senior
Hometown: Ashburn, Va.
High School: Briar Woods


2019: Reserve tight end ... in 20 career games, has one kickoff return for 12 yards (12.00) ... has played 185 snaps.

2018: Played in seven games ... on the field for 95 snaps.

2017: Played in all 13 games ... returned one kickoff for 12 yards (12.00) against Wake Forest ... on the field for 90 snaps.

2016: Did not see game action.

PRIOR TO DUKE: Four-year letterman at Briar Woods High School under head coach Charlie Pierce ... four-star prospect by and ... member of both the Scout300 (No. 214) and ESPN300 (No. 295) ... three-star prospect by and ... consensus top-15 tight end prospect, ranked No. 3 by, No. 9 by and No. 14 by ... rated as the fifth-best prospect in Virginia and the 34th-best in the region by ... two-year team captain ... selected to participate in the 10th annual Offense-Defense All-American Bowl ... invited to the USA Football International Bowl during junior and senior years and participated in the USA U17 game against Canada in 2014 ... as a senior, named to the USA Today American Family Insurance All-Virginia Football Team, Virginia High School League (VHSL) Group 5A all-state team and all-state team ... selected to the All-Conference 14 First Team and All-5A North Region First Team following final campaign ... earned team MVP and Most Committed awards as well as honorable mention All-Met accolades from The Washington Post ... as a senior, caught 29 passes for 320 yards ... added 39 tackles, 6.5 TFL, 2.0 sacks, three PBUs and one forced fumble as a defensive end ... a VHSL Group 5A All-State Second Team honoree and The Washington Post second team All-Met pick as a junior ... earned two spots on the All-Conference 14 teams as a junior, picking up first team honors as a tight end and second team accolades as an all-purpose selection ... during junior year, helped Falcons to an 8-4 mark and trip to the second round of the VHSL Group 5A playoffs ... caught 27 passes for 490 yards and seven TDs during junior campaign while booking 37 tackles, 7.5 TFL, 2.0 sacks and three PBUs ... during sophomore year, helped the Falcons to a 13-2 ledger ... an All-Conference 14 second team selection as a defensive lineman ... caught 11 passes for 225 yards and three TDs and booked 43 tackles, 7.0 TFL, 5.5 sacks and a pass breakup ... as a freshman, helped the Falcons go 15-0 and capture the state championship with a 52-0 win against Heritage in the title game ... contributed four receptions for 35 yards and one TD ... also earned two letters in basketball.

PERSONAL: Born September 2, 1997 ... majoring in public policy while minoring in history ... son of Kristine and Mark Birmingham ... brother, Michael, was a four-year member (2010-11-12-13) of the golf team at Dickinson College.

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The Duke Football Report 8/26/19
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