Defensive tackle who was selected 52nd overall by the Miami Dolphins in the 2015 NFL Draft.
He attended Circle High School in Towanda, Kansas. He was a highly-touted recruit, eventually committing to Oklahoma University during his senior season.
In 2014, as a junior at Oklahoma, he earned a place on the All Big 12 second team.
He was born and raised in Towanda, Kansas.
He became teammates with star defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh on the Dolphins.