2016 • JUNIOR SEASON: Saw action in the Holiday Bowl game against Washington State.
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.
Gopher Football: "Find Outs" 1-on-1 Drill
Watch Minnesota Football participate in the 1-on-1 "Find Outs" drill at spring practice earlier this week.
2017 Spring Preview: Receivers
Minnesota's youth at receiver - there is just one senior on the roster - will be tested in 2017. The Gophers return just four players who caught a pass last season.
Gopher Talk 101: HYPRR
What does Gopher Football head coach P.J. Fleck mean when he says "H.Y.P.R.R. Culture" and what do the letters stand for?