Position
Safety
Height
5'11
Weight
195 lbs.
Class
Senior
Hometown
Lawrenceville, Ga.
Major
Sport Administration
High School
Peachtree Ridge HS

CAREER
Played in 36 games for the Tigers, all in a backup role … Provided depth at safety during his four years with the Tigers … Finished career with 28 tackles, 2.0 tackles for loss and ones sack.

SENIOR SEASON (2011)
Played in 12 games with no starts … Serves as a backup safety and consistently plays on special teams … Filled in at safety for an injured Eric Reid early at Ole Miss and led the team with a career-high eight tackles, including five solo stops … Posted five tackles and his first sack against Auburn.

JUNIOR SEASON (2010)
Played in 12 games with no starts … Served as a backup safety and consistently played on special teams … Tallied 10 tackles – seven solo – and one pass breakup … Pass breakup came in win over Louisiana-Monroe when he also posted four tackles … Forced a fumble on a kickoff against Texas A&M in the Cotton Bowl.

SOPHOMORE SEASON (2009)
Added depth to the secondary … Played in three games and registered one tackle on the season … Solo tackle came at Mississippi State.

FRESHMAN SEASON (2008)
Stepped in midway through his true freshman season and became a contributor on special teams for the Tigers … Also saw limited action on defense … Played in the final nine games of the season … Did not have any starts … Finished with three total tackles … Had one tackle in each game against South Carolina, Alabama and Arkansas.

HIGH SCHOOL
A top-25 rated cornerback in high school by Rivals.com … Rated the No. 28 prospect in Georgia by Rivals.com … Rated among the top 10 at his position by Varsity Sports Media … Tallied 72 stops and broke up 12 passes as a senior in 2007 … Racked up 80 tackles and 12 catches for 300 yards as a junior … Coached by Bill Ballard.

PERSONAL
Full name is Derrick Shondrae Bryant … Born Oct. 29, 1989 … Parents are Karl and Marilyn Bryant … Majoring in general studies.

CAREER HIGHS 
Total tackles: 8 at Ole Miss, 2011 
Tackles for loss: 1.0, twice (Last: vs. Auburn, 2011)
Sacks: 1.0 vs. Auburn, 2011 

BRYANT’S CAREER DEFENSIVE STATISTICS

Year
G-GS
UT
AT
TT
TFL
Sacks

PBU

QBH

INT

FF

FR
2008

9-0

2

1

3

0-0

0-0

0

0

0-0

0

0-0

2009

3-0

1

0

1

0-0

0-0

0

0

0-0

0

0-0

2010

12-0

7

3

10

0-0

0-0

1

0

0-0

1

0-0

2011

12-0

14

14

28

2.0-8

1.0-7

2

0

0-0

0

0-0

Totals

36-0
24
18
42
2.0-8
1.0-7
3
0
0-0
1
0-0
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