NFL defensive end who starred at the University of Tennessee before being drafted 18th overall in the 2009 NFL draft by the Denver Broncos.
He made first team All-SEC in 2008 while playing defense at Tennessee.
He had his first career sack on September 12, 2010, as his Denver Broncos lost the Jacksonville Jaguars, 24-17.
He married Brandi Ayers in 2011.
He was drafted into a Broncos defense that starred Champ Bailey.