Former transfer from the University of Tennessee... showed a lot of progress over the past year... brings a great attitude to the field... begins the fall as the top reserve linebacker... has made one career start... has recorded 29 career tackles... first name pronounced DEV-un.
2002: Started the 2002 season opener at Cincinnati... played in every game for the second straight season... made seven tackles on the season including five solo stops... had two solo tackles against SMU.
2001: Played behind LaMarcus McDonald and saw action on special teams... played in every game... recorded four stops each vs. North Texas and Houston... sat out spring drills in 2001 due to shoulder surgery.
2000: Sat out the season after transferring from Tennessee... one of three players honored as the Most Valuable Player on the defense scout team at the 2001 Spring Banquet.
1999: Redshirted as a freshman at Tennessee.
High School: A two-time all-state and all-district honoree at McCallum High... selected as the Cen-Tex Defensive Player of the Year in 1997 and 1998... ranked among the top 15 strong side linebackers in the country by the National Recruiting Advisor... the no. 7 prep linebacker by PrepStar and no. 8 by Max Emfinger... listed among the top 100 by Texas Blue Chip Recruiting... played middle linebacker and led his Class 4A team with 114 tackles (98 solo), eight sacks and two interceptions as a senior... posted 19 tackles vs. Austin Reagan in top performance... as a junior, recorded 128 tackles with six forced fumbles, eight sacks, one interception and 30 tackles for loss... graduated as the top tackler in school history.
Personal: Devon Dennard Davis was born January 4, 1981... is a communications major at TCU.