Courtesy: Duke Sports Information
2012: Reserve tight end ... joins Braxton Deaver as the only two Duke TEs with collegiate experience ... missed spring practice while recovering from leg surgery ... versatile back who can line up in multiple spots within the framework of the offense ... most physical tight end on the Duke roster ... in 15 career games (1 start), has played 157 career snaps.
2011: Played in three games before suffering season-ending leg injury at Boston College ... on the field for 51 total snaps including a season-best 19 plays against Richmond.
2010: Played in all 12 games with one starting assignment ... started against Maryland ... on the field for 106 total snaps including a season-high 22 plays versus Alabama.
2009: Did not see game action.
Prior to Duke: Three-year letterman under Ryan Livezey at Holy Innocents’ ... charted as the 76th-top tight end in the country by ESPN.com ... listed as the 100th-best tight end in the nation by Scout.com ... named to the Georgia 150 by the Atlanta Journal-Constitution ... as a senior, caught 13 passes for 258 yards while helping Holy Innocents’ to a 9-4 record and state playoff berth ... served as team captain and earned first team all-area and all-region in 2008 ... also lettered in baseball and helped Holy Innocents’ to AA state championship in 2007.
Personal: Son of John and Susan Farrell ... father played football at Dickinson College ... born May 30, 1990 ... majoring in sociology while pursuing a certificate in markets and management studies.