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DeDe Lattimore
ILB #60
Height:
6-1
Weight:
237
College:
South Florida
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Biography

Finished his career at USF ranking second all-time at USF in tackles with 337 (213 solo)… Also ranked second in forced fumbles (6), seventh in sacks (15) and 10th in tackles for loss (32.5) on career charts… Played in 49 career games and finished second all-time at USF with 48 career starts… Added 7 pass break ups, 4 fumble recoveries, 2 interceptions and 2 blocks…
Finished his career at USF ranking second all-time at USF in tackles with 337 (213 solo)… Also ranked second in forced fumbles (6), seventh in sacks (15) and 10th in tackles for loss (32.5) on career charts… Played in 49 career games and finished second all-time at USF with 48 career starts… Added 7 pass break ups, 4 fumble recoveries, 2 interceptions and 2 blocks… As a senior, earned second-team American Athletic all-Conference honors… Named USF Team MVP… Team captain… Led USF with a career-best 98 tackles, 42 more than the next closest Bull... Led the AAC and ranked 10th in the FBS forcing 4 fumbles and was second in the AAC and 9th in the FBS recovering three fumbles… Started all 12 games… Opened the season on the Bednarik and Butkus Award watch lists… Competed in the East-West Shrine Game…  Started all 12 games at linebacker as a junior... Started the first 6 games at weakside linebacker before moving to middle linebacker for the final 6 games... Was a 2012 Lombardi Award watch list member... Posted 76 tackles, 3.5 sacks, 7.5 TFL, 2 pressures and 2 PBUs... Also blocked 2 kicks... As a sophomore, started all 12 games at linebacker... A second-team all-BIG EAST selection by Phil Steele... Led USF with 94 tackles... Also led USF with 7 sacks and 13 TFLs to go along with a pressure, an INT, 2 PBUs, 2 forced fumbles and a fumble recovery... Seven sacks ranked 6th in the BIG EAST... Appeared in all 13 games as a redshirt freshman… Started 12... Named Freshman All-American by Rivals.com... Finished second on the team with 69 tackles to go along with 2.5 sacks and 6.5 TFLs... Redshirted as a true freshman…  Attended Cedar Shoals HS (Athens, GA)… Played on both sides of the ball as a running back and linebacker... Finished his senior season with 46 tackles, 9 TFLs, 4 sacks and 5 forced fumbles... Named to the 2008 Georgia all-Star team and the all-Northeast Georgia team... Garnered Defensive Player of the Year honors in Region 8-AAAA... Rushed for 631 yards and 6 TDs on 88 carries as a junior... Also had 118 total tackles, 18 TFLs, 12 sacks and 18 quarterback hurries in 10 games.

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