Duke Football BIO
92 Justin Foxx
2012: Played in nine games with seven starts ... missed weeks 3-6 after undergoing surgery to repair a ruptured ligament in the ring finger of his right hand ... named the recipient of the Mike McGee Award as Duke’s top defensive lineman ... finished with 46 tackles, 4.5 tackles for loss, 4.5 quarterback sacks, two QB pressures and one fumble recovery ... ranked second on the squad in sacks ... carded a career-high 11 tackles at Georgia Tech ... posted nine stops including one sack against Miami ... carded six tackles with 1.5 quarterback sacks in the season-opening victory over FIU ... had three sacks over the last four games of the year against Clemson, Georgia Tech, Miami and Cincinnati ... averaged 8.0 tackles per game over the final three contests ... recorded 5+ tackles in five games ... on the field for 441 snaps including a season-best 63 at Georgia Tech.
2011: Played in 11 games with nine starts ... missed the Georgia Tech game due to injury ... logged 30 tackles, 4.5 tackles for loss, 2.0 quarterback sacks and one caused fumble on the year ... had a season-best six tackles in Duke’s 31-27 victory at FIU ... logged five stops versus both Florida State and Miami ... sacks came against Wake Forest and North Carolina ... also carded first career forced fumble versus the Tar Heels ... on the field for 381 total snaps including a season-high 54 at FIU.
2010: Played in 11 games, missing only the Miami contest due to injury ... finished with 22 tackles including 2.0 tackles for loss and 1.0 sack ... had a season-best seven tackles at Wake Forest ... first career quarterback sack came against Elon ... lone QB pressure of the year came in the triumph at Navy ... on the field for 254 total snaps including a season-best 39 against Wake Forest.
2009: Did not see game action.
PRIOR TO DUKE: Three-year letterman at Victory Christian under Frank Crockett ... tabbed the 27th-best weakside defensive end in the nation and the 13th-top overall prospect in North Carolina by Rivals.com ... recorded 85 tackles and 17 sacks as a senior en route to earning all-state accolades ... All-Mid Atlantic Region pick by SuperPrep ... as a junior, compiled 11 sacks and seven caused fumbles ... helped Victory Christian to 19 wins over three seasons ... also lettered in basketball.
PERSONAL: Son of Jethro and Vernetta Foxx ... born May 30, 1991 ... majoring in evolutionary anthropology while minoring in sociology ... also pursuing a certificate in markets and management studies.