Protective tackle made 54 tackles and 2 sacks for the Patriots his rookie year. He produced the group after heading undrafted in 2013. He focused on Maryland after playing senior high school soccer at Christian Brothers SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL. He was a First-team All-ACC selection in 2011 in the College or university of Maryland. His parents titles are Paul and Joney. He became teammates with linebacker Jerod Mayo in 2013.