Duke Football BIO
2 Evrett Edwards
2015: Charted as the top reserve at the Bandit safety position behind returning starter Deondre Singleton ... has the capability to also play cornerback ... in 12 career games, has 20 tackles, one INT, two PBUs and one QB pressure ... has three career games with 4+ tackles including a personal-best seven stops against Pittsburgh in 2014 ... has played 261 career snaps.
2014: Played in 12 games ... missed the Georgia Tech week ... totaled 20 tackles, one INT, two PBUs and one QB pressure ... carded a season-high seven tackles in the double overtime win at Pittsburgh ... had five stops versus North Carolina and four tackles against Kansas ... first career INT came in the win over Kansas ... on the field for 261 snaps.
2013: Did not see game action ... enrolled at Duke in January, 2013.
PRIOR TO DUKE: Three-year letterman at Woodbridge under coach Kevin Smith ... helped Woodbridge to state playoff appearances in 2010 and 2012 ... nationally, listed as the No. 43 cornerback by ESPN.com, the No. 59 cornerback by Rivals.com, the No. 67 cornerback by 247Sports.com and the No. 79 cornerback by Scout.com ... charted as the No. 4 cornerback and No. 22 overall prospect in Virginia by Rivals.com ... two-time all-district and All-Met selection ... as a senior, posted 37 tackles, eight PBUs and one interception while catching 32 passes for 540 yards and two TDs ... in junior season, recorded 37 tackles, eight interceptions and five PBUs while catching 17 passes for 270 yards and two TDs ... finished prep career with 107 tackles, 21 PBUs & 10 interceptions.
PERSONAL: Son of Beth and Charles Edwards ... father played football at Southern University ... uncle, Benny Guilbeaux, lettered four seasons (1995-96-97-98) as a safety at Notre Dame, leading the team in interceptions as both a sophomore and junior while helping the Fighting Irish to a four-year record of 33-15 with three bowl game appearances ... born September 22, 1994 ... majoring in international comparative studies while minoring in political science.