45 T.J. Warren
45 T.J. Warren
Height: 6-2
Weight: 233
Year: R-Sr.
Hometown: Chattanooga, Tenn.
High School: Ooltewah
Position: DE

2015 — Regsitered action in all 11 games and started in each of the first seven games at defensive end before giving way to Brad Minter...garnered 38 tackles and three tackles for-loss, including a sack...totaled a season high eight stops against Chattanooga...had six tackles versus Virginia Tech...notched four tackles and a sack in season opener against FCS No. 3 Coastal Carolina....named to the SoCon Academic Honor Roll.

2014 — Appeared in all 12 games and posted four starts at middle linebacker versus Samford, VMI, The Citadel, and Chattanooga...notched a season high 10 tackles and three tackles for-loss in his start versus Samford...had nine stops against VMI, and eight tackles and a tackle for-loss versus Citadel...finished the year with 46 tackles, including 4.5 for-loss.

2013 — Registered his first action, appearing in all 14 games and logging four starts at middle linebacker...selected to the Southern Conference All-Freshman Team in balloting by league coaches...posted 45 tackles, a sack, a fumble recovery, and two pass deflections....garnered SoCon Defensive Player of the Week honors after totaling seven tackles, including three for-loss and a sack, against The Citadel (24-17) in his first collegiate start...also logged starts against Elon, Chattanooga, and Appalachian State (27-10 win)...credited with a season high 11 tackles versus Chattanooga...had six stops and a pass deflection against LSU.

2012 — Member of scout team.

High School: 2012 graduate of Ooltewah (5A) High School...football coach was Shannon Williams...played linebacker, defensive end, and wide receiver...two-time all-district selection...garnered Ooltewah’s MVP accolades in 2011.

Personal:  Full name is Thomas Jester Warren, Jr....born November 18, 1992, in Chattanooga, Tennessee...son of Tommy and Angela Warren...mother ran track at Auburn...health sciences major.