NFL safety who recorded 267 tackles, 2 interceptions and 8 forced fumbles in his first five seasons with the Minnesota Vikings. He was a 7th round pick in 2009.
He was ranked a top 10 senior by USA Today with 98 tackles and four sacks.
He made 82 tackles, 56 solo, as the team captain for the University of Mississippi his senior season.
He was born to James Sanford and Shirley Taylor in Batesville, Mississippi.
He forced a Calvin Johnson fumble during a matchup with the Lions in 2012.