Sixth round draft pick in 2011 who played two seasons with the Green Bay Packers before signing with the Houston Texans in 2013.
He was an All-State selection and team MVP his senior year at Independence High School.
He was the leading tackler in the NCAA by the conclusion of his senior year at Appalachian State University with 525.
His mother's name is Pamela Rice.
He played alongside teammate Clay Matthews in all 16 games of the 2011 regular season.