John Stevenson - 2012
JUNIOR (2011): Appeared in nine games, including the first eight games of the year... Totaled 16 tackles with 10 coming as solo stops... Posted a season-high five tackles against Presbyterian (10/22)... Made three tackles against Tusculum (9/10)... Started at outside linebacker for the White team in the spring game... Finished second on the team with six tackles and one sack.
SOPHOMORE (2010): Appeared in 14 games... made first career start against Wofford in playoff game and had a career-best six tackles (5U, 1A)... had four assisted tackles at Western Carolina... tackle on kickoff vs. Savannah State... recorded an assisted tackle as he helped stall Navy's Ricky Dobb's on scoring attempt... posted three solo and six assists for game-leading nine total tackles for Blue defense in 2011 spring game.
REDSHIRT FRESHMAN (2009): Assisted on a tackle during the 2009 Blue-White game... Played in all 11 games... tallied two unassisted tackles on kickoff returns... had eight special teams tackles in 2009.
FRESHMAN (2008): Redshirted.
PREP: Lettered in track and football... named All-Region 2-5A... led the team in tackles his senior year... three times was named Dekalb County 'Player of the Week'... received the Coaches' Award... played for coach Ron Gartrell.
PERSONAL: Born September 9, 1989 in Stone Mountain... No. 1 sports highlight was making 17 tackles in a game versus Luella... his father has been a major influence, "He inspired me to play hard and try my best."... most admires Coach Ball, his HS strength coach, "He always believed in me."... enjoys fishing, working out, traveling, music and hanging out with friends... favorite professional team is the Atlanta Falcons... favorite musician is Lil Boosie... son of John Sr. and Tammy Stevenson.
MAJOR: Business Management.