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Stone  Edwards
Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Hillsborough, N.C.

High School:
Orange

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 245

Position:
DL

Birthdate:
02/14/1999

 

11/08/2017

VUFB partnering with Medals of Honor

Commodores' uniforms on Saturday will feature names of fallen soldiers

07/26/2017

Preview: Defensive line

Veteran DL eyeing more pressure in 2017

2017
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.

High School
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.

Personal
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.

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