|Height / Weight:|
6-5 / 245
Edwards did not see game action as a true freshman defensive line candidate... Impressed at defensive end on scout teams during the season... Also used the campaign to add bulk and strength.
Senior captain... Three-year varsity letterwinner for school near Durham... Two-year defensive starter, playing tackle and end... As senior, was a standout for defense that allowed only 35 total points during the regular season... Registered 15 quarterback sacks and 23 tackles for loss among 67 total tackles as senior, helping 12-1 Panthers to first undefeated regular season in school history... Named First Team All-State and All-Region as senior... Posted a sack in postseason Shrine Bowl of the Carolinas All-Star Game appearance... Contributed four sacks among 26 tackles in five appearances as a junior... Lettered in wrestling prior to focusing on football as junior... High academic achiever.
Stone Carter Edwards... Born Feb. 14, 1999... Son of Lori Carter-Edwards and Lloyd Edwards... Older brother, Kalimba, played seven years as defensive end in NFL... Both parents are professors: mom as an epidemiologist; dad as a biostatistician... Considering an engineering degree... Enjoys computational mechanics and playing video games.