Aggressive, Control, Technique. – This is Lorenzo Allen. At a staggering 6’7” 305 – Lorenzo is a smart and dedicated player with tons of grit and fight. He has great athletic hips and knee bend, while he explodes into blocks. Lorenzo is quick off the snap to engage the oncoming defensive ends, Allen uses good hand placement and hand strength while he is protecting the pocket. He models his game after Tyron Smith, and is working everyday to achieve it. This young athlete is ready to progress.
Birthplace: Denver, CO
School: Northwestern Oklahoma State
Hard Work. His mantra. Hard work is what led this beast of a LB to be a leader on his team through the end of his collegiate career. This 4.48:40 LB, Berry was second-team ALL-MAC having ranked eighth in the MAC in tackles with 104 and 12th in tackles for loss with 11.5. Brandon “Crunch” Berry is one of the hardest working athletes you will meet. His skill set is extensive and his speed and explosiveness is incredible and he has great instincts. You will see him progress quickly and effectively when given an opportunity. Brandon Berry is a defensive nightmare.
Birthplace: Detroit, MI
Ambitious and persistent, Chris Boles had to work through a tough series of injuries to get where he is today. A promising offensive lineman at 6"4', Chris is bringing his all to the game and showing us all how hard work can pay off.
Birthplace: Toledo, OH
This walk-on Linebacker earned his spot through hard work and dedication. There is a level of dedication that Emmanuel will give you that you will not see from many. He has the work ethic that is yielding a double major and minor, while being a student athlete. This young man will earn your respect with his work ethic and skill set set him apart of the pack.
Tyler Johnson is a dual threat quarterback with a will to win. The Alfred University starter graduated holding records like total yards of offense (8,597), most career rushing touchdowns (41), single-season rushing touchdowns (18), and single-game passing yards (534). Tyler was tremendous during his college career. He is more than capable of playing at the next level.
Birthplace: East Palo Alto, CA
School: Washington State
Steven Mercado is a force to be reckoned with up the middle. Mercado is quick off the ball and strong enough to engage and then shed a blocker to be disruptive in the backfield. He has the instincts to understand schemes and work against them, creating havoc for quarterbacks and running backs. His high-motor, size, and strength to get past opposing O-Lines is well needed by any team.
Darrin Peterson Jr. is a fast and dynamic receiver who spent the 2016 preseason with the Chicago Bears. This young man uses long strides to gain separation along the sidelines. He has soft hands and adept to catching the deep ball over the shoulder on a go route or in the numbers coming across the middle on a slant. Perterson is Liberty's all-time career leader in receptions (215), receiving yards (3,170 yards) and receiving touchdowns (27). He also finished his career as the program's all-time record holder with 15 career 100-yard receiving games. All these stats are in 46 games played, including 33 career starts.
Birthplace: Attalla, AL
Dalyou “Dale” Pierson has a motor that WILL NOT STOP! Through his entire career he has been able to prove this by sharing the Single season sack record at Iowa State. There are no other DE’s that have the claim of 8.5 sacks from a 4i. Not to mention the the sacks he amassed at the 3, 5, and 7 technique. He holds the badge of honor that no other player in a power conference can say that. Dale is an athlete that has always done the work to make sure he is healthy. He has never had an injury… and played every game of his collegiate career.
Dale is a dynamite person both on and of the field. He is a leader on and off the field. Dedicating time to his family, his faith, his passion for football, and his desire to give back. He speaks to youth about the benefits of school, football, and good grades. He is a model citizen with everything that a coach would want on his defensive line. A tough as nails gentlemen.
Birthplace: Bakersfield, CA
School: Iowa State
Robbie Rouse is a fast back with incredible explosion and elusiveness. After a record setting college career at Fresno state, 4,647 career yards and first Team All Mountain selection. Robbie had a brief stop with the Cleveland Browns. Since this time Robbie has been training and is faster then ever, running sub 4.4 consistently. Robbie has been compared to Danny Woodhead due to size and play style. This young man has the heart and skills to bolster any backfield.
Birthplace: San Diego, CA
School: Fresno State
This quiet giant let’s it all shine on the field. At 6’2” , 295, Owen Williams is a terror for opposing offenses. He has quick feet, a great shuffle and HUGE Strength. 42 reps on the bench. Williams signed a Free agent deal with the Atlanta Falcons in 2016 and is looking to find his new NFL home. You will be amazed at the motor this mack truck has inside.
Birthplace: Macon, GA
This monster strong side defensive end had a successful collegiate career and is ready to make the next step into the NFL. He is an elusive yet hard hitting end with the a nose for the ball. Wilson started college at USC but grey and red shirted due to injury. He then transferred to Riverside City College, and recorded 36 tackles, 12 TFL and 3 Sacks. He then transferred to Cal, where he dominated! His 2 season totals were 69 tackles, 7 TFL, 4.5 Sacks, 2 FF, 1FR, 2 QbH, and 1 PB. As you can see this gridiron stud is ready to play. Every season is better then the last.
Birthplace: Corona, CA
School: California - Berkeley