Marcus Washington
# 44
Defensive End - DE
Height: 6-0  Weight: 260
Senior
Previous Affiliations
   Burke County
Previous Experience
  3L
Hometown
   Keysville, Ga.
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Courtesy: UGA Sports Communications
Release: 12/01/2009
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Career Highs: 8 tackles at No. 16 Alabama in 2007; 4 tackles vs. UK in 2005

2009: Appeared in 11 games
*Recorded two tackles vs. No. 25 Auburn

*Had four tackles including two sacks vs. Tennessee Tech

*Had two tackles vs. No. 4 LSU

*Moved from linebacker to defensive end during preseason practice.
*Recorded three tackles in spring G-Day game

2008: Pre-spring shoulder surgery will force him out of action this fall; expected to return in fall, 2009

2007: Appeared in 11 games making six starts with 40 tackles
*Had six tackles including a sack vs. No. 9 Florida
*Missed Tennessee and Vanderbilt games with an injury
*Made first career start at MLB and recorded a career-high eight tackles including a sack at No. 16 Alabama
*Tallied five tackles including a sack vs. W. Carolina
*Missed spring drills recovering from knee injury
*Recipient of the Brad K. Johnson Family Trust Football Scholarship

2006: Appeared in 11 games, seeing action at LB and on special teams
*Missed final two games of the year due to a knee injury
*Team finished 9-4 with a Chick-fil-A Bowl win
*Three tackles and one tackle-for-loss in annual spring G-Day game
*Named Most Improved Linebacker at conclusion of spring drills

2005: Played in 11 games providing depth at linebacker position

High School:  Burke County, Steve Summers...Atlanta Journal-Constitution Super 100 and Class AAA All-State...Georgia Sports Writers Association AAA All-State...SuperPrep All-America and All-Dixie Teams...Four-year starter...Named to Augusta Chronicle All-Area team following sophomore, junior and senior seasons...Earned All-Region honors as a junior and senior...Broke or tied five school records...Finished career with 422 tackles...As a senior, tallied a school record 79 solo tackles and 46 assists with eight tackles for loss, one caused fumble and one sack...Rushed for 782 yards on 94 carries and tallied 16 touchdowns as a senior at both the tailback and fullback positions...Also recorded three receptions for 82 yards and earned Most Valuable Player honors as a senior...As a junior, recorded 119 tackles, four tackles for loss and a sack...Also rushed for 371 yards on 55 carries during junior campaign...Named team captain as a junior and senior...Participated in basketball and track.

Personal: MARCUS WASHINGTON; Born:  Jan. 28, 1987;  Major: Housing.

Defensive












Year

G/GS

Solo

Asst.

Total

Sacks

TFL

FF

FR

PBU

Int.

QBH

2005

11/0

6

5

11

0/0

0/0

0

0

0

0

0

2006

11/0

3

1

4

0/0

0/0

0

0

0

0

0

2007

11/6

27

13

40

2.0/13

2.0/13

0

0

0

0

10

Total

33/6

36

19

55

2.0/13

2.0/13

0

0

0

0

10

Kickoff Returns












Year

Ret.

Yards

Avg

TD

LG







2006

2

14

7.0

0

8







Total

2

14

7.0

0

8