Earned significant time along the defensive line after redshirting his freshman season … Has an opportunity to start at the nose guard position … Gets good penetration into the opponents’ backfield off the snap … Is also a good pass rusher from the interior … Was announced as an Aggie on National Signing Day in 2014 … McKnight was the only defensive lineman signed on that day.
2015 Season: Played in eight games without a start … Made 11 tackles (8 unassisted) in a backup role at nose guard … Made a season-best five tackles at Norfolk State on Oct. 10 … Two of his tackles went for loss in the Aggies win … Had two tackles including a TFL at Hampton on Oct. 3.
2014 Season: He took a redshirt season.
High School: Played at Rockdale County High School under head coach Venson Elder…As a senior, made 44 tackles, 12.5 tackles for loss, six sacks and he forced three fumbles…Named Region 2 Class 6A first team and first-team all-county…Selected to the NUC All-South Classic All-Star Game…Also named to the Florida vs. Georgia High School All-Star Game.
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