Courtesy: Duke Sports Information
2012: Reserve cornerback ... contributor on special teams in each of the past two seasons ... fine athlete ... in 24 career games, has 20 tackles ... on the field for 338 career plays ... in the program’s post-spring strength and conditioning evaluation, paced the Blue Devils in both the vertical jump (38.5”) and broad jump (10’7”) while leading defensive backs in the squat lift (460 lbs.).
2011: Played in all 12 games, primarily on special teams ... had seven tackles on the season ... posted a season-high three stops versus Tulane ... on the field for 151 total snaps including 15 defensive plays.
2010: Played in all 12 games, primarily on special teams ... credited for 13 tackles on the year including a season-best four stops against Virginia Tech ... on the field for 187 total snaps including nine defensive plays.
2009: Did not see game action.
Prior to Duke: Three-year letterman at Monacan under Danny Parsons ... listed as the No. 82 safety in the nation by ESPN.com ... first team all-state choice by the Associated Press as a senior ... first team all-district and all-region honoree ... had 81 tackles and two interceptions as a senior.
Personal: Son of Yvette and Martin Patterson ... born December 28, 1989 ... majoring in sociology while pursuing a certificate in markets and management studies.