Updated: February 1, 2013
2012: Continued to help prepare the offense with his weekly work on the scout team at cornerback … Recorded a 255-pound bench press, a 340-pound front squat and a 275-pound push jerk in fall scout team testing.
2011: Worked on the scout team defense at cornerback … Had a personal-best 340-pound front squat during off-season workouts … Broke up a pass and had three tackles during one of the Hokies’ spring scrimmages.
2010: Joined the team as a walk-on when school started … Worked at cornerback while redshirting … Improved in all four major lifts in the weight room and posted a 38-inch vertical jump … Had a tackle for loss, two total tackles and a pass breakup during one spring scrimmage and a pair of tackles in another.
High School: Played running back and defensive back for Mike Smith at Hampton High … Rushed for over 500 yards and three touchdowns his senior season … Also a standout in track, winning the Peninsula District Outdoor long jump championship as a senior.
Personal: Christopher Branden Caver … Born 7/4/92 in Prattville, AL … Son of Melissa Caver … Enrolled in food science and technology (science concentration).