Duke Football BIO
32 August Campbell
2011: Played in 11 games with six starts ... missed the Florida State week due to injury ... carded 31 tackles, 3.5 tackles for loss, one INT and two QB pressures ... had a career-high five tackles against Richmond, Virginia and North Carolina ... in Duke’s win over Tulane, posted three tackles, 2.5 tackles for loss and one INT ... closed the season with 17 tackles over the final four weeks ... on the field for 408 snaps.
2010: Played in 10 games with two starts ... started versus Boston College and North Carolina ... made a mid-season switch from linebacker to safety ... had 10 tackles, 2.0 tackles for loss, 1.0 sack and one fumble recovery on the year ... set school record for longest fumble return for a TD with a 95-yard effort against Boston College, bettering the previous school standard of 77 yards set by Ed Rushton versus Pittsburgh in 1956 ... had a season-high four tackles versus Elon ... on the field for 205 total snaps including 97 defensive plays.
2009: Saw action in three games (Army, Kansas & N.C. Central) ... missed the final eight games of the year due to shoulder injury and granted a hardship waiver ... on the field for 34 total snaps.
Prior to Duke: Three-year letterman at Christ School under Michael Williamson and Jamie Auch ... three-time all-conference and two-time all-state pick ... had 91 tackles, four sacks, three fumble recoveries and two interceptions while scoring four defensive touchdowns during senior campaign ... posted 82 tackles, five sacks and three interceptions as a junior ... helped Christ School to consecutive state playoff berths in 2007 and 2008 ... posted career totals of 237 tackles, 16 sacks, seven interceptions and seven fumble recoveries while scoring six defensive touchdowns on four interception returns and two fumble returns ... also lettered in baseball.
Personal: Son of Blanch and Edmund Campbell ... born August 13, 1990 ... majoring in sociology with a minor in theater ... also pursuing a certificate in markets and management studies.