Guion selected by the Vikings in Round 5

Letroy Guion was the second Seminole selected in the 2008 NFL Draft. Guion was drafted by the Minnesota Vikings in the 5th round and #162 overall.






Guion's Bio


2007: As a junior, Guion earned eight midseason starting assignments at left tackle, replacing an injured Fluellen in the lineup. He finished ninth on the team with 31 tackles (17 solos), including a sack and 6.5 stops behind the line of scrimmage. He also broke up one pass and recovered two fumbles.

2006: Played in 12 of the Seminoles' 13 games and started five games (Virginia, Wake Forest, Western Michigan, Florida, UCLA) at defensive tackle...finished 11th on the team with a career-high 25 tackles including a career-high four tackles for minus yardage...one of nine players on the team with at least four tackles for minus yardage.

2005: Appeared in 10 games and earned the starting assignment at the defensive tackle position in place of Andre Fluellen against The Citadel...only true freshman to earn a start on defense during the season...totaled 10 tackles and one quarterback hurry on the season...recorded his season-high five tackles in his only start, including 1.5 for loss against The Citadel.

High School: Graduated from Bradford in 2005...played four years of varsity at Bradford High School and helped lead his team to the state semifinals in each of his last three years...named the Gainesville Sun Player of the Year as a senior...an all-state first team and all-area selection following his junior and senior seasons...participated in the Califlorida Bowl with several members of Florida State's 2005 signing class...the Class 2A Mr. Football runner-up as a senior...totaled 131 tackles, 21 tackles for minus yardage, 12 sacks and forced 11 fumbles as a senior...chose Florida State over Georgia, Tennessee, Iowa and Florida.

Personal: Born June 21, 1987...enrolled in FSU's undergraduate studies program...last name pronounced GUY-in.

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