Quaun Daniels - 2012
LB 6-1 210 Jr.
Moultrie, Ga. (Colquitt County)
SOPHOMORE (2012): Possesses great knowledge of workings of Eagle defense and has ability to play any of the three linebacker positions… Pushes himself constantly to improve in all aspects of the game… Played in 11 games with considerable contributions on special teams… Earned second letter in as many years… Tallied two solo tackles in opener vs. Jacksonville… had solo tackles in Samford, Howard and Old Dominion games… had two assisted tackles at Georgia and one each against Western Carolina and Central Arkansas.
FRESHMAN (2011): Played in 10 games including the final 9 games of the year... Made four tackles with three coming as solo stops... Made two tackles for the Blue team and started at linebacker in the 2012 Spring Game.
PREP: All-Region I-AAAAA first team defense... helped lead Colquitt County to state championship game... Totaled 77 tackles and 12.5 sacks as a senior in 2010... Tallied 15 QB hurries... Had three of the Packers’ six sacks for loss of 32 yards against Grayson... recorded nine tackles in state final with three tackles for loss... Named to the Georgia All-Star Team for Border Wars game against Florida... Recorded three sacks for the South team in the Georgia North-South All-Star game... Secured a spot on the New Year’s All-Tournament team with 17 points and 27 rebounds to lead the Colquitt County basketball team to a come-from-behind 50-37 victory over Berrien.
PERSONAL: Born Quauntarious Daniels on November 18, 1992 in Moultrie, Ga., ... son of Gerald Greer, Jr....names his father as his biggest influence because “he has done the best of his abilities to teach him how to be a good man and father once he starts his own family”... favorite tradition at Georgia Southern University is watching Freedom fly across the field.
MAJOR: General Studies.