Damien Wilson and De'Vondre Campbell will lead returning linebackers
2014 FRESHMAN SEASON: Played in 11 games and made 16 tackles recorded 3.0 tackles-for-loss and forced one fumble on special teams. Game-by-Game: Made his Minnesota and collegiate debut against Eastern Illinois and recorded three tackles totaled four tackles, including one tackle-for-loss, against Middle Tennessee competed at TCU and against San Jose State saw special teams action against Northwestern made one tackle and forced one fumble on a kick return against Purdue saw action at Illinois made a career-high six tackles (five solo) against Iowa, including one tackle-for-loss played at Nebraska and at Wisconsin totaled two tackles against Missouri, including one tackle-for-loss.
OVERVIEW: Rated as a two-star recruit by 247Sports, which also named him the 124th-best linebacker in his class and the 164th-best player in Georgia.
HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Mundy's Mill High School helped lead his team to an 8-5 record, which was the best season in school history team advanced to Class 5A quarterfinals honorable mention All-State named Clayton County's top defensive player by the Clayton Daily News moved from safety to linebacker during his senior season and led the team with 139 tackles (92 solo) recorded 10 or more tackles in eight games had seven tackles-for-loss, which included six sacks caught one pass for 10 yards recorded 39 tackles as a junior, including five tackles-for-loss and four sacks caught seven passes for 81 yards as a tight end high school teammate of freshman running back Rodney Smith coached by Greg Manior also lettered in basketball and track.
PERSONAL: Born Nov. 21, 1995 son of Frederick and Eunice Celestin has one sister Alexus.