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5-8 . 190 . r-So. Smyrna, TN (Smyrna HS)

5-11 . 216 . r-So. Lithonia, GA (M.L. King HS)

5-11 . 187 . r-Sr. Clarkston, GA (Tucker HS)

JEREMIAH BRYSON

Run n i n g

KEVIN BYARD

B a ck

S a fe t y

2013: Played in eight games and earned one start … Ranks third on the team with 355 yards rushing with three touchdowns and a 4.9 per carry average … Also has 12 receptions for 66 yards … Has played 156 total snaps with a season-high 37 against Marshall … Missed the WCU and UNC games with a shoulder injury … Started against Memphis and had two receptions … Led team with four catches at BYU … Had eight carries for 19 yards and a touchdown at home against ECU … Got sick on the plane and did not play at North Texas … Had a career-best 20 carries for 68 yards against Marshall … Registered 10 carries for 57 yards at UAB before suffering an ankle sprain … Did not dress for FIU due to ankle injury … Rushed for 80 yards on 14 carries at Southern Miss … Ran for a career-best 120 yards on 15 carries against UTEP to go with two touchdowns (long run of 49 yards) … Also added three receptions against the Miners. Career Statistics Rushing G Att Yds TD Lg Avg/C 2012 10 39 150 0 12 3.8 2013 8 73 355 3 49 4.9 Total 18 112 505 3 49 4.5

Avg/G 15.0 44.4 28.1

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KHARI BURKE

5-8 . 171 . r-Jr. Plantation, FL (So. Plantation HS) Cor n er ba ck

2013: Played in nine games and earned one start … Has nine total tackles and a pass breakup on the season … Has played 208 snaps, including a season-best 34 against Southern Miss … Plays a lot on special teams … Missed the WCU and UNC games due to disciplinary reasons … Returned against Memphis with most of his snaps coming on special teams … Had three stops and a pass breakup against ECU … Credited with two tackles in win over UTEP. Career Statistics Tackles G UA A Total TFL Yds PD FF FR Blkd 2011 12 6 4 10 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 2012 11 30 15 45 2.0 5 1 0 2 0 2013 9 6 3 9 0.5 3 1 0 0 0 Total 32 42 22 64 2.5 8 2 0 2 0

DRAYTON CALHOUN

Ru n n in g

Bac k

Honors: 2013 – Voted Honorable Mention All-C-USA … Named to Jim Thorpe Watch List … Named the TSWA Defensive Player of the Week on Nov. 12 and Nov. 25 … 2012 – Named FWAA Freshman All-American … Voted Second Team All-SBC … Named First Team All-SBC by CollegeSportsMadness.com … Named the SBC Defensive Player of the Week on Nov. 26 … Voted the College Performance Awards National Defensive Back of the Week on Nov. 25 … Earned Named the Most Improved Safety at the conclusion of spring drills.

Honors: 2012 – Named Most Improved Running Back at the conclusion of spring drills … 2011 – Earned the most improved strength training award for running backs following spring drills.

2013: Played and started all 12 games … Has a career-best 92 tackles which ranks second on the team and his five interceptions leads the Blue Raiders … Also has five pass breakups, a forced fumble and a fumble recovery … Equaled his own school mark with two interceptions returned for touchdowns … Shares the team lead with 918 snaps played (played 104 snaps vs ECU) … Collected seven tackles and a pass breakup at UNC … Added eight stops in win over Memphis … Made the game-saving interception in back of end zone at FAU to secure victory in overtime … Had six tackles and an interception at BYU … Registered 15 tackles and a fumble recovery against ECU … Turned in a career-best 17 stops at North Texas, including two TFLs … Had eight tackles and an interception he returned 47 yards against Marshall … Collected eight stops at UAB … Had a 51-yard interception return for a touchdown against FIU to go with a forced fumble and pass breakup … Led team with eight tackles to go with an interception he returned 51 yards for a touchdown (his return yards gave him 326 for his career which was a new school record).

Career Statistics Rushing G Att Yds TD Lg Avg/C 2012 11 77 270 2 29 3.5 2013 12 27 83 0 15 3.1 Total 23 104 353 2 29 3.4

2013: Played in all 12 games … Has 83 yards rushing on 27 carries and two total special teams tackles … Made the move to cornerback during the spring … Moved back to running back due to injuries on October 9 … Had two carries for six yards in win over UAB … Rushed a career-high 16 times for Career: Ranks 1st in Interception Return Yards (326) … Ranks 62 yards against FIU … Rushed six times for 13 yards in win over UTEP. 1st in Interception Return Touchdowns (4).

Career Statistics Tackles G UA A Total TFL Yds PD FF FR Blkd 2012 12 48 26 74 0.0 0 6 2 0 0 2013 12 54 38 92 1.0 2 10 1 1 0 Total 24 102 64 166 1.0 2 16 3 1 0 Interceptions G No. Yds TD Lg Avg/R Avg/G 2012 12 4 167 2 77 41.8 13.9 2013 12 5 159 2 51 31.8 13.2 Total 24 9 326 4 77 36.2 13.6

2013 BELL HELICOPTER ARMED FORCES BOWL MIDDLE TENNESSEE FOOTBALL

Avg/G 24.5 6.9 15.3

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COREY CARMICHAEL 5-11 . 228 . Sr. Canton, GA (Woodstock HS) Fu l l b a c k

Honors: 2010 – Named to the Sun Belt All-Freshman Team by the league’s beat writers. 2013: Played in 10 games and earned two starts … Has 140 yards on 26 carries for a 5.4 per attempt average to go with two touchdowns … Leads Raiders with 13 special teams tackles … Made the move to fullback during the spring … Missed the WCU and UNC games due to disciplinary reasons … Came back against Memphis and responded with his first collegiate reception while adding seven tackles on special teams … Hauled in a six-yard touchdown pass against Marshall … Rushed for a career-best 65 yards and a touchdown on 13 carries against FIU …Had three carries for 37 yards and a touchdown to go with two special teams tackles at USM … Registered 38 yards rushing on 10 attempts to go with two special teams tackles in win over UTEP. Career Statistics Rushing G Att Yds TD Lg Avg/C Avg/G 2010 11 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 2011 10 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 2012 12 1 1 0 1 1.0 0.1 2013 10 26 140 2 32 5.4 14.0 Total 43 27 141 2 32 5.2 3.3

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