2014 Stokes participated in 10 of 12 games as a redshirt freshman... Earning playing time at outside linebacker in 3-4 defensive scheme... Served as key reserve to starters Kyle Woestmann and Stephen Weatherly... Registered four solo tackles during the season, with stops coming against Ole Miss, UMass, Florida and Mississippi State.
2013 Stokes did not see action as a true freshman... Improved strength while impressing coaches as a practice squad defensive end.
High School Senior captain... Four-year starter for Orlando school... Started as DE/LB on defense and WR/TE on offense... As a senior, contributed 54 tackles, and eight sacks... Also added 15 catches for 264 yards and three TDs on offense... Named Second Team 4A All-State and listed as a top prospect by Orlando Sentinel as senior... Posted nearly 20 sacks and more than 175 tackles during career... Started on Highlanders' basketball team coached by former Vanderbilt basketball standout Jeff Turner... Also lettered in track & field.
Personal Landon Foster Stokes... Son of Fred and Regina Stokes... Born Oct. 31, 1993... Has two brothers, Lance and Luke... Dad owns food distribution firm and played 10 years in the NFL; mom serves as director of children's ministry at Orlando World Outreach Center... Prep teammate of Vanderbilt TE Blake Fromang... Plays saxophone.