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Height: 6'0"
Weight: 220
Year: Senior
City/State: Eight Mile, Ala.
High School: St. Paul's Episcopal


Career Statistics

CAREER: Lettered four seasons (2014-15-16-17) ... in 50 career games, made five starts and recorded 59 tackles, 2.5 TFL, 1.0 quarterback sack, three INTs, two PBUs, one caused fumble and one QB pressure ... played 948 career snaps ... finished with five games with 5+ tackles including a career-high seven stops against Northwestern in 2015.

2017 Game-by-Game Statistics
Played in 12 games … missed the Quick Lane Bowl due to injury ... registered five tackles ... recorded two stops against Virginia and Wake Forest … added a solo stop at Virginia Tech ... on the field for 127 snaps.

2016 Game-by-Game Statistics
Played in all 12 games ... totaled two tackles ... recorded single-game stops against Northwestern and Notre Dame ... on the field for 104 snaps.

2015 Game-by-Game Statistics
Academic All-ACC selection ... recipient of the Mike Suglia Award, an honor presented annually to the sophomore member of the Duke football program who best exemplifies the academic and athletic qualities of the late Mike Suglia ... played in all 13 games with five starts ... earned starting assignments against Tulane, N.C. Central, Northwestern, Miami and Virginia ... totaled 32 tackles, 2.5 TFL, 1.0 quarterback sack, one INT, two PBUs, one caused fumble and one QB pressure ... carded 2+ tackles in nine games including a season-high seven stops against Northwestern ... had five tackles and one INT at Tulane ... first career sack came in the win at Virginia Tech ... logged five tackles on special teams ... on the field for 440 snaps.

2014 Game-by-Game Statistics
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 ... INTs came in 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 Episcopal High School under coach Steve Mask ... charted as the No. 30 outside linebacker in the country by ... 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: Born October 24, 1995 ... majoring in psychology ... son of Robbin and Sidney Carmichael. 

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