After playing his college career for Stanford, this football linebacker joined the SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA 49ers as an undrafted free agent. He also performed briefly for the practice squad from the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. After earning state and local high school soccer titles along with his Trinity Pawling prep college group, he was recruited by Boston University, Duke, and Northwestern School, but made a decision to wait Stanford. During his sophomore period at Stanford, he produced twelve tackles and three sacks to beat Virginia Tech on the Orange Dish. The kid of Peter and Terri Skov, he was raised with a sibling called Patrick. He spent his start in SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA, California and Guadalajara, Mexico, and his senior high school years in Pawling, NY. He and NFL cornerback Richard Sherman both performed for Stanford.