2015 • SOPHOMORE SEASON: Did not see game action.
2014 • FRESHMAN SEASON: Played against Northwestern but did not record any statistics.
HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Seminole Ridge High School • led team to a district title and an 8-3-1 record as a senior • recorded 97 tackles • posted 18 tackles-for-loss and six sacks, seven sacks, and one interception • registered 66 tackles as a junior, which included 14 tackles for loss and four sacks • coached by Matt Dickmann • listed as a three-star recruit by Rivals.com, ESPN and 247sports.com • received a two-star rating from Scout.com • ESPN ranked him as the No. 84 outside linebacker in the nation and the No. 138 player in Florida.
PERSONAL: Born May 1, 1995 • son of Rayfield and Angela Dixon • has three siblings.
Game 8: Minnesota at Illinois
Minnesota plays at Illinois at 11 a.m. on Saturday. The game can be seen on BTN and can be heard on KFAN.
Double OT With Coach Claeys After Rutgers
Coach Claeys answered more questions after his Facebook Live show last night.
Smith Honored By B1G
Rodney Smith was named Big Ten Offensive Player of the week after recording 257 all-purpose yards against Rutgers.