Wilkinson was Tech's leading tackler and the top player on the Yellow Jackets' outstanding defensive unit of 2005 . . . Two-time all-conference selection and a third-team all-America as a senior . . . Three-year starter on defense . . . Elected one of Tech's permanent team captains for 2005 . . . Selected to play in the Senior Bowl following his senior season.
A standout middle linebacker the last two years after one season starting at defensive end . . . Made the move back to linebacker in the spring of 2004, beginning at outside linebacker before settling in the middle . . . Played outside linebacker as a freshman, then moved to defensive end as a sophomore in 2003 . . Has good quickness, strength, athletic ability and knowledge of the game . . .
Started every game of the 2003-04-05 seasons (37 straight games) . . . Ranks seventh in Tech history in career tackles for loss (38) . . . Career totals also include 253 tackles, 12.5 sacks, three interceptions and six pass breakups.