2017: Returning starting defensive tackle ... lone returning starter along the Blue Devil defensive front ... in 38 career games (16 starts), has 64 tackles, 7.0 TFL, 1.5 quarterback sacks and three QB pressures ... has 2+ tackles in 13 games including a career-high seven stops twice versus Virginia Tech in both 2015 and 2016 ... enters the season having registered 1+ tackle in 19 of the last 20 games dating back to the 2015 campaign ... has played 1,092 career snaps ... begins the 2017 campaign as the most experienced defensive lineman in the program.
2016 Game-by-Game Statistics
2016: Started all 12 games ... totaled 30 tackles, 2.5 TFL, 0.5 sack and two QB pressures ... had 3+ tackles in six games including a season-high seven stops against Virginia Tech ... also had 1.0 TFL and 0.5 sack versus the Hokies ... logged four tackles and 1.0 TFL against Virginia ... had 1+ tackle in 11 contests ... on the field for 492 total snaps.
2015 Game-by-Game Statistics
2015: Played in all 13 games with four starts ... earned starting assignments against Virginia Tech, Miami, North Carolina and Pittsburgh ... posted 29 tackles, 4.5 TFL, 1.0 quarterback sack and one QB pressure ... had 2+ tackles in six games including a season-high seven stops at Virginia Tech ... in the 4 OT win over Hokies, added 2.0 TFL including 1.0 sack ... one week later against Miami, posted five tackles and 1.5 TFL ... after recording four tackles and 0.5 TFL in the first six weeks of the season, closed the campaign with 25 tackles and 4.0 TFL over the final seven contests ... on the field for 372 total snaps.
2014 Game-by-Game Statistics
2014: Played in all 13 games ... recorded five tackles ... had single-game stops against Troy, Georgia Tech, Virginia, North Carolina and Arizona State ... on the field for 228 snaps.
2013: Did not see game action.
PRIOR TO DUKE: Four-year letterman at Walker School under coach John East ... helped Walker School to an 11-1 ledger as a senior ... first team all-state selection by the Atlanta Journal-Constitution ... in senior season, served as team captain and posted 40 tackles and four sacks as the Walker School posted a perfect 10-0 regular season ... as a junior, recorded 37 tackles and 12 sacks ... selected to play in the Georgia Coaches Athletic Association North-South All-Star Game ... also lettered in basketball, soccer and track and field.
PERSONAL: Born March 16, 1995 ... majoring in psychology ... son of Jean and Michael Ramsay Sr.