Nose tackle who was selected in the 3rd round of the 2016 NFL Draft by the Pittsburgh Steelers. He totalled 27 combined tackles and two sacks during his rookie season with the team.
He played college football at South Carolina State, where he was named a Freshman All-American after his standout 2012 campaign.
He recorded eight tackles and a sack in the 2016-17 AFC Championship game for the Steelers.
He was born and raised in Salisbury, North Carolina. In May 2019, he shared a photo on Instagram from his family vacation.
He became teammates with star linebacker Ryan Shazier on the Steelers in 2016.