90 Dadi Nicolas
    • Position
    • Class
    • Height
    • Weight
    • High School/Other
    • Hometown
    • Defensive End
    • r-Junior
    • 6' 4"
    • 231 lbs.
    • Atlantic
    • Delray Beach, Fla.
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    TacklesSacksPass DefenseFumblesBlocked
    SeasonGPGSSoloAstTotalTFL-YdsNo-YdsIntBUPDQBHRcvFFKick
    2011000000.0-00.0-00000000
    2012100116173.5-182.0-160114110
    20131312210327.0-424.0-3313413000
    2014881815338.0-384.5-3400022102
    Career31951318218.5-9810.5-8314539212

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    Interception ReturnsFumble Returns
    SeasonGPGSNo.YDSAvgTDLongNo.YDSAvgTDLong
    201100000.00000.00
    2012100000.000100.000
    2013131100.000000.000
    201488000.000100.000
    Career319100.000200.000

    Updated: October 7, 2014

    Pronounced like DADDY

    2014-15: Has started all six games … Had four tackles, a sack and a hurry in the opener against William & Mary … Made two sacks and hurried the QB five times in the win at Ohio State … Named 247Sports National Defensive Player and ACC Defensive Lineman of the Week after his performance against Ohio State … Made three tackles and added a hurry against East Carolina … Had seven tackles, a sack and three hurries against Georgia Tech … Made three tackles against Western Michigan … Recovered a fumble and added three tackles and two hurries at North Carolina.

    2013-14: An honorable mention sophomore All-American by College Football News … Played in all 13 games, making one start … Was in on 377 plays, with 313 coming on defense, 63 on special teams and one on offense … Totaled 32 tackles, seven for loss, four sacks and 13 hurries … Had a sack for a 10-yard loss as part of his three tackles in the season opener against Alabama … Was in on one tackle and one QB hurry against Western Carolina … Made three tackles, also adding two hurries, at East Carolina … Added four tackles, a hurry and break up in the triple overtime win over Marshall … Had one hurry while in on defense and special teams Georgia Tech … Made a tackle and added two hurries in the win over North Carolina … Had a career day against Pittsburgh, making three sacks for a 23-yard loss, as part of a seven-tackle outing … Had an interception and made six tackles against Duke … Made two tackles while in on defense and special teams at Boston College … Had two hurries in the win at Miami … Made a tackle while in on defense and special teams against Maryland … Had a tackle and a break up at Virginia …Tallied three tackles in the Sun Bowl against UCLA … Broke the program’s defensive end record with a 41-inch vertical jump in spring testing … Also ran a 4.4 40-yard dash … Earned the Coaches Award for the defense for his exceptional spring session.

    2012-13: Played in 10 games, seeing action on 123 defensive snaps and nine special teams plays … Tallied 17 tackles for the year, including 3.5 for loss and 2.0 sacks … Also had a forced fumble and fumble recovery … Was in on three tackles, including 1.5 for loss against Austin Peay … Had two tackles on seven defensive plays against Bowling Green … Made two tackles while in on 14 defensive snaps at North Carolina … Forced a fumble and had a sack for an 8-yard loss against Duke … Made four tackles and had two QB hurries at Miami … Had three tackles, including a sack for an 8-yard loss against Florida State … Made a tackle and broke up a pass at Boston College … Registered a tackle in the overtime win over Rutgers in the Russell Athletic Bowl … Clocked at 4.5 in the 40 during off-season testing … Forced a fumble and was in on four tackles, two behind the line during the first spring scrimmage … Posted six tackles, three for losses, in the second scrimmage … Was in on two more tackles for loss in the spring game … Won the Richard Bullock Award as the most improved defensive player during spring workouts.

    2011-12: Was redshirted while working at defensive end … Made some strides in the strength and conditioning program … Posted a 38-inch vertical jump and ran a 4.63 in the 40 … Collected four tackles, three behind the line during one of the Hokies’ spring scrimmages.

    High School: Played for Coach Chris Bean at Atlantic High … Rated as the No. 140 defensive end in the country by ESPN.com/Scouts, Inc. … Ranked the No. 35 player in the area by The Palm Beach Post … Played just one year of high school football … Was primarily a basketball player prior to the 2010 season and his senior season at Atlantic … Had 70 tackles, including 11 sacks, four forced fumbles and two pass break-ups his senior year … An honorable mention all-area selection by The Palm Beach Post … Played in the 18th annual Palm Beach County-Treasure Coast All-Star Game.

    Personal: Dadi Nicolas … Born 9/29/92 in Port-au-Prince, Haiti … Son of Esperanta Estime … Majoring in sociology.

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