Derrick Malone Jr.

Height
6-2
Weight
220 lbs

Derrick Malone Jr.

Bio

When Derrick Malone finally got the chance to jump into the starting lineup at linebacker for the Oregon Ducks, he demonstrated an ability to make plays and use his speed sideline to sideline. In his first year as a starter, Malone earned All-Pac-12 honorable mention honors as an inside linebacker. The redshirt senior led the team in tackles in 2013 with 105 (45 solo) and is a three-time academic all-conference honorable mention honoree.

High School

Played both defensive back and running back his senior year at Colton High School in Colton, Calif. Had 44 tackles, two interceptions, 17 pass deflections and three fumble recoveries on defense while adding 1,501 yards and 19 touchdowns on the ground for the offense. A three star recruit out of high school, he was ranked the No. 41 safety in th...