52
Antonio Coleman
Antonio Coleman

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Mobile, AL

High School:
Williamson

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 261

Position:
DE

Birthdate:
09/01/1986

Experience:
3L

Major:
Criminology

CAREER -- Has registered at least one tackle for loss in 16 of his last 25 games played ... Is one sack shy of moving into tie for 10th in career sacks with Stanley McClover (2004-05) with 15.5.

2008 -- Coaches' All-SEC First Team ... Associated Press All-SEC First Team ... Phil Steele's All-SEC First Team ... Named SEC Defensive Lineman of the Week (9-29) for performance against Tennessee ... Finished seventh in SEC, 59th in NCAA, in sacks per game (0.55), 12th in SEC, 96th in NCAA, in TFL's per game (0.95) ... Played in 11 games, all starts ... Finished with seventh-most tackles on team with 46 ... Led team with 10.5 TFL's and 6.0 sacks ... In season opener vs. Louisiana-Monroe, registered two TFL's (-7), one QB sack (-5), two QB hurries and one forced fumble that was returned for a TD by Michael Goggans ... Recorded a sack, a QB hurry and six total tackles in victory against Southern Miss ... Had one tackle, a 7-yard QB sack vs. Mississippi State ... Registered three tackles, two solo, including 1.5 TFL's for minus three yards vs. LSU ... Also had four QB hurries vs. LSU ... Had four total tackles, three solo, inlcuding 1.5 TFL's (minus 7 yards) and 1.0 sacks (minus 4 yards) vs. Tennessee ... Against Vanderbilt, had five tackles (four solo) but did not register a TFL for the first time this season ... Recorded five tackles, four solo, including 2.0 TFL's for minus 3 yards, 1.0 sacks for minus 2 yards and four QB hurries against Arkansas ... Led team with six tackles, five solo, vs. West Virginia ... Also had a sack for minus seven yards and half a TFL for minus 1 yard vs. WVA ... Had five tackles, two solo, with one QB hurry vs. Ole Miss ... Had one QB hurry to go with three tackles, two solo, vs. Georgia ... Against Alabama, had three assisted tackles and one pass break-up ... Finished tied for fifth in SEC in sacks per game (0.55), and ninth in TFL's per game (0.95).

2007 -- Rivals.com Second Team All-SEC ... Named SEC Defensive Lineman of the Week (Oct. 29) for his performance vs. Ole Miss ... Led team with 18.5 (-84) TFL's and 8.5 (-54) quarterback sacks ... In last nine games of season had 14.5 tackles for loss (-64) ... Had at least one TFL in nine of 13 games and multiple TFL games seven times ... Fourth in SEC in tackles for loss (18.5) and tied for fifth in sacks (8.5) ... Had three or more tackles in seven of 13 games ... Made first career start in Vanderbilt game, tallying three stops including two tackles for loss (-7) .... Celebrated 21st birthday by recovering a fumble and returning it 34 yards with 1:11 remaining in the fourth quarter to seal 23-13 come-from-behind victory against Kansas State ... Had three tackles in South Florida loss, including first career quarterback sack (-12) ... Tallied two tackles, including quarterback sack (-4) against Mississippi State ... Notched five tackles, two tackles for loss (-4) and quarterback sack (-2) against New Mexico State ... Recorded a TFL and sack in three consecutive games in Sept., tallying 4.0 tackles for loss (-20) and 3.0 quarterback sacks (-18) during last three contests ... Three tackles, two for loss (-15) and one sack (-9) at Arkansas ... Set career highs vs. Georgia with eight tackles, all solo, and 4.0 tackles for loss ... Had one QB hurry and one pass break up to go with two tackles vs. Alabama... Recorded two tackles with 1.5 (-6) sacks against Clemson in the Chick-fil-A Bowl.

2006 -- Finished with 18 tackles and six quarterback hurries ... Totaled three solo tackles against Nebraska in the Cotton Bowl ... Finished with two tackles against Alabama, including one for loss (-3) ... Posted two solo tackles against Georgia ... Finished with two tackles and two quarterback hurries against Arkansas State ... Posted two tackles, including one solo, against Florida ... Credited with a team-leading two quarterback hurries against LSU ... Played in his first career game against Washington State and made three solo tackles.

2005 -- Redshirted.

HIGH SCHOOL -- High School Coach: Bobby Parrish ... Garnered 147 tackles and 23 sacks as a senior ... Led his team to a 10-3 record and to the quarterfinals of the playoffs ... Birmingham News Super Seniors ... All-State honors ... Alabama Sports Writers Association's Super 12 ... Mobile Register Super Southeast 120 ... SuperPrep Dixie Team ... PrepStar All-Region ... Awarded honorable mention All-Southern Football Team by the Orlando Sentinel ... Montgomery Advertiser All-State football team ... Alabama Sports Writers Association 5A Lineman of the Year ... Scout.com top 75 Defensive Ends ... Rivals.com Outside Linebackers Top 50 ... Rivals.com Alabama Top 25 ... Also played basketball and ran track.

PERSONAL -- Born Sept. 1, 1986 ... Son of Olivia Coleman ... Graduated in December 2008 with a degree in Criminology ... Currently pursuing a second degree in Health Promotions.

Shop Auburn