Benjamin Boyd
# 15
Linebacker - LB
Height: 6-1  Weight: 220
Senior
Previous Affiliations
   Thomasville
Previous Experience
  2L
Hometown
   Thomasville, Ga.
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Courtesy: UGA Sports Communications
Release: 09/05/2008
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Career Highs: 2 tackles (3x), last at No. 11 LSU in 2008

2008:
Graduated in December with degree in Housing
*Appeared in all 13 games as a member of special teams
*Awarded a scholarship for the 2008 season during preseason practice
*Converted to fullback from linebacker before the season, then back to linebacker prior to the Tennessee game

2007: *Appeared in 13 games with five tackles
*Two tackles vs. S. Carolina and one tackle in each game vs. #22 Kentucky, Ole Miss and at #16 Alabama
*Named special teams captain for the Western Carolina game
*Recorded four tackles and one QB sack in annual spring G-Day game

2006: *Appeared in all 13 games and key member of special teams units
*Registered two tackles on the season
*Team went 9-4 including a Chick-fil-A Bowl win.

2005: *Appeared in 12 games with six total tackles, seeing most of his action as a member of special teams units
*Earned SEC Academic Honor Roll distinction
*Part of SEC Championship team that went 10-3

2004: Joined the team as a walk-on and redshirted.

High School: Thomasville, coached by Tommy Welch and Mike Hodges...A four-year letterman and two-year starter at linebacker, also lettered three years in baseball, soccer and swimming...2004 Male Athlete of the Year by Thomas County Sports Hall of Fame...Two-time All-Region, All-Area as a junior...Made 231 tackles in final two seasons as team won region titles.

Born:
Oct. 25, 1985, Major:  Housing and Consumer Economics.

Year

G/GS

Solo

Asst.

Total

Sacks

TFL

FF

FR

PBU

Int.

QBH

2005

12/0

4

2

6

0/0

0/0

0

0

0

0

0

2006

13/0

2

0

2

0/0

0/0

0

0

0

0

0

2007

13/0

3

2

5

0/0

0/0

0

0

0

0

0

2008

13/0

0

0

0

0/0

0/0

0

0

0

0

0

Total

51/0

9

4

13

0/0

0/0

0

0

0

0

0