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Leonard Floyd
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Leonard Floyd

OLB

Height
6-4
Weight
230 Lbs

Bio

Leonard Floyd is a linebacker for the University of Georgia Bulldogs of the Southeastern Conference. His outstanding freshman season earned his a pre-season third team All-American selection in 2014 by Phil Steele.

High School

Floyd attended Dodge County High School in Georgia and Hargrave Military Academy in Virginia where he was a Rivals.com, ESPN.com and a Scout.com four-star recruit. He was named to the SuperPrep All-Dixie Team. Floyd enjoyed a monster junior season at Dodge County HS, finishing with 81 tackles, 14 tackles for loss and six sacks. He also starred on offense, recording 549 receiving yards at tight end and three touchdowns. He was recruited out of high school by the likes of Alabama and Florida but chose to attend Georgia.

College

As a true freshman in 2013, Floyd made eight starts and participated in 13 games. He was named to Phil Steele’s Freshman All-American team. He recorded 55 tackles, 34 of which were solo stops, 9.5 tackles for loss and led the Bulldogs and all SEC freshmen in sacks with 6.5. Floyd forced two fumbles as well and blocked a field goal against Auburn. He finished with eight tackles against Nebraska in the Gator Bowl, matching his season-high set against LSU.

Floyd is on the Nagurski Trophy Watch List to begin the 2014 season. The Nagurski Trophy is given to the best defensive player in the country. 

Statistics

Stats SOLO AST TOTAL SK QB HIT TFL INT YDS LONG TD FF FRC TD SAF
2013 Regular Season 23 4 27 5.5 0 8 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0

Game Log

Date Opponent Result
12-30-2014 @ Louisville Cardinals Louisville Cardinals 14-37
11-29-2014 @ Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets 24-30 OT
11-22-2014 @ Charleston Southern Buccaneers Charleston Southern Buccaneers 55-9
11-15-2014 @ Auburn Tigers Auburn Tigers 34-7
11-8-2014 @ Kentucky Wildcats Kentucky Wildcats 31-63

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