Duke Football BIO
24 Zavier Carmichael
2015: Listed as the second string middle linebacker behind Kelby Brown ... in 13 career games, has 20 tackles and two INTs ... has three career games with 5+ tackles including a personal-high six stops against Troy in 2014 ... has played 277 career snaps.
2014: Played in all 13 games ... posted 20 tackles and two INTs ... logged a season-best six stops in the win at Troy ... had five tackles against both Kansas and Tulane ... interceptions came in road victories over Tulane and Georgia Tech with both picks coming in the red zone ... one of five true freshmen to earn a varsity letter, joining Davis Koppenhaver, Zach Muñiz, Alonzo Saxton II and Shaun Wilson ... on the field for 277 snaps.
PRIOR TO DUKE: Four-year letterman at St. Paul’s under Steve Mask ... charted as the No. 30 outside linebacker in the country by ESPN.com ... helped team to four-year record of 42-10 with four state playoff appearances ... as a senior, posted 103 tackles with two sacks and two fumble recoveries ... logged 76 tackles, four interceptions and four fumble recoveries in junior season ... finished career with 283 tackles, eight sacks, nine fumble recoveries and four interceptions ... also lettered in track and field ... one of five finalists for the Watkins Award, an honor presented annually to the top African-American high school student-athlete in the country.
PERSONAL: Son of Robbin and Sidney Carmichael ... born October 24, 1995.