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    Marcus Campbell
    26 Marcus Campbell
    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Bloomfield, Conn.

    High School:
    Bloomfield

    Height / Weight:
    6-2 / 228

    Position:
    Defensive End

    Birthdate:
    12/22/1987

    A true sophomore who returns to the team this fall after a solid true freshman year where he played regularly on both special teams and as a reserve defensive end.

    2007: Played in each of the first 12 games of the season before missing the Meineke Car Care Bowl against Wake Forest (Dec. 29) ... Saw action as both a reserve defensive end and also on special teams ... Made 14 tackles with one for a loss ... Recorded three stops in the win over Syracuse (Nov. 17) ... Had a season-high four tackles, including a TFL, against Akron (Sept. 29) ... Made a pair of tackles against both Maine (Sept. 8) and Temple (Sept. 15) ... Was not with the program during the spring for personal reasons.

    High School: Named All-State by both the Hartford Courant and New Haven Register ... A first-team All-Conference pick ... Played in the Governor's Cup All-Star Game ... Recorded 90 tackles on his senior season including 20 sacks, forced eight fumbles and intercepted two passes ... Also caught 18 passes for 45 yards and five touchdowns ... Was the MVP of the Class S State Championship Game ... Team captain ... Was the 2007 state champion in the 100-meters in outdoor track with a time of 10.96 seconds.

    Personal Profile: Marcus Daniel Campbell ... Born on December 22, 1987 ... An exploratory major.