Stephon Tuitt: Records, durability, agility

A look at the Notre Dame records, injury and agility reports for DE Stephon Tuitt, along with his college stats and high school and personal history.

RECORDS
School Career-Record Results…
Stephon Tuitt's 20 sacks are the most for any active Notre Dame player and rank fifth on the school career-record chart, one shy of Mike Gann's total of 21.0, which ranks fourth in school history (note-sacks became a recorded statistic in 1982)…
School Season-Record Results…Ranks second on the Irish season list with 12 sacks in 2012… Tuitt's 77-yard advancement of a fumble vs. Navy in 2012 is the second-longest in school history.

INJURY REPORT
2013 Season…Following the 2012 season, Tuitt underwent sports hernia surgery that limited him during 2013 spring and fall camp. It also slowed down his performance during the first half of the 2013 schedule…At the 2014 NFL Scouting Combine, Tuitt was not given medical clearance to participate in agility tests after doctors at the combine found a Jones fracture in his left foot. Recovery is expected to take six-to-eight weeks

AGILITY TESTS
5.07 in the 40-yard dash…1.78 10-yard dash…2.94 20-yard dash…4.80 20-yard shuttle…7.93 three-cone drill…30-inch vertical jump…8'-11" broad jump…Bench pressed 225 pounds 31 times…34 ¾-inch arm length…10-inch hands…82 5/8-inch wingspan.

HIGH SCHOOL
Tuitt attended Monrow (Ga.) Area High School, playing football for head coach Matt Figg…
Rated 38th nationally on Sports Illustrated list of top players during his senior season…
Named Georgia Class 3A all-state first-team by the Atlanta Journal-Constitution in 2010… One of four Georgia players to be named to all-Southern team by the Orlando Sentinel, as a defensive end, but also performed at tight end…Led Monroe High to an 11-2 record and a third-round appearance in the Georgia Class AAA state playoffs during his senior season, after the team had finished a combined 0-20 the previous two seasons…Received first-team all-Georgia Region 8-AAA accolades after he posted 56 tackles, 24 stops-for-loss, 10 sacks, four forced fumbles and two fumbles recovered…Closed out his career by playing in U.S. Army All-American Bowl in San Antonio and in the Team USA vs. The World All-Star Game in Austin, Texas.

PERSONAL
Tuitt is enrolled in the College of Arts and Letters, with a major in anthropology…Son of Tamara Tuitt...Born 5/23/93 in Miami, Florida…Resides in Monroe, Georgia.

PLAYER STATISTICS

DEFENSIVE STATISTICS

STATS

GP

GS

TK

FR

FC

TFL

PBU

SACK

PRES

2011

09

03

030

 00

 00

 03.0-021

  01

 02.0-018

   05

2012

13

13

047

 01

 03

 13.0-093

  01

 12.0-093

   09

2013

13

13

050

 00

 01

 09.0-062

  02

 07.5-056

   13

TOTAL

35

29

127

 01

 04

 25.0-176

  04

 21.5-163

   27

 

ADVANCED FUMBLE RECOVERY RETURNS

INTERCEPTION RETURNS

STATS

NO

YDS

AVG

TD

LONG

NO

YDS

AVG

TD

LONG

2012

 01

  077

77.00

 01

   77

 00

  000

00.00

 00

   00

2013

 00

  000

00.00

 00

   00

 01

  000

00.00

 01

   00

TOTAL

 01

  077

77.00

 01

   77

 01

  000

00.00

 01

   00

ADDITIONAL STATISTICS-Blocked one kick in 2012.

 

 

 

 

 


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