Darius Dewberry
# 52
Sam Linebacker - SLB
Height: 6-3  Weight: 240
Senior
Previous Affiliations
   Hargrave Military
Previous Experience
  3L
Hometown
   Ft. Valley, Ga.
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Courtesy: UGA Sports Communications
Release: 01/09/2010
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Career Highs: 5 tackles at Tennessee in 2009

2009: Appeared in 11 games making six starts with 22 tackles
*Posted a career-high five tackles with a forced fumble at Tennessee
*Four tackle performances at No. 9 Okla. St. and vs. No. 4 LSU
*Three tackles games vs. Ariz. St. and at Vanderbilt
*Missed spring drills due to a shoulder injury
*Recipient of I.V. Chandler Memorial Football Scholarship
2008: Appeared in seven games making three tackles and an interception
*Two tackles and an interception vs. No. 22 Vanderbilt
2007: Appeared in 13 games making five starts with 24 tackles
*Career-high four tackles against S. Carolina, Vanderbilt and Tennessee
*Listed as number one SLB at conclusion of spring drills
*Recipient of the Joseph F. Espy Football Scholarship
*Named winner of Coffee County Hustle Award at end of spring drills
2006: Appeared in 11 games with six tackles
*Registered a career-high four tackles in the win over W. Kentucky
*Team went 9-4 including a Chick-fil-A Bowl win
2005: Hargrave Military Academy, coached by Robert Prunty…Rivals Prep School No. 11 player in country…Scout No. 8 LB in nation…Tallied 61 tackles, four sacks, two interceptions and five pass break-ups as LB

2008: Appeared in seven games making three tackles and an interception
*Two tackles and an interception vs. No. 22 Vanderbilt

2007: Appeared in 13 games making five starts with 24 tackles
*Career-high four tackles against S. Carolina, Vanderbilt and Tennessee
*Listed as number one SLB at conclusion of spring drills
*Recipient of the Joseph F. Espy Football Scholarship
*Named winner of Coffee County Hustle Award at end of spring drills

2006: Appeared in 11 games with six tackles
*Registered a career-high four tackles in the win over W. Kentucky
*Team went 9-4 including a Chick-fil-A Bowl win

2005: Hargrave Military Academy, coached by Robert Prunty...Rivals Prep School No. 11 player in country...Scout No. 8 LB in nation...Tallied 61 tackles, four sacks, two interceptions and five pass break-ups as LB
High School: Peach County, coached by Rance Gillespie...Atlanta Journal Constitution Super 11, Super Southern 100...Class AAA All-State, Georgia Sports Writers Association All-State *Named to Orlando Sentinel’s All-Southern Team...Ranked 43 in Mobile Register Super Southeast 120...SuperPrep All-Dixie Team, rated the tenth best player in Georgia and the 29th best LB in the nation...Countdown To Signing Day All-South first team...Ranked 39th in TheInsiders.com National Hot 100, ninth in the South Hot 100, and second in the Georgia Hot 100...Rated the fifth best LB in the country by TheInsiders.com, rated the 12th best LB in nation by Rivals.com...Recorded 63 tackles, 23 assists, nine tackles for a loss, nine pressures, six sacks, and two interceptions his as senior.

Personal: DARIUS DEWBERRY; Born: March 13, 1986; Major: Housing.

Year

G/GS

Solo

Asst.

Total

Sacks

TFL

FF

FR

PBU

Int.

QBH


2006

10/1

4

2

6

0.0/0

1.0/2

0

0

0

0

0


2007

13/5

15

9

24

0.0/0

1.0/1

0

0

0

0

1


2008

7/0

1

2

3

0.0/0

0.0/0

0

0

0

1

1


2009 11/6 9 14 23 0.0/0 0.5/1 1 0 0 0 0  

Total

34/12

28

25

53

0.0/0

2.5/4

1

0

0

1

2