UNC Football Bio
51 William Sweet
Sweet Sweet 2038045

2016 - Redshirt Freshman Season
Talented young lineman who appeared in all 13 games and started in the win at Virginia • Graded out at 85 percent against NC State • Had a season-high 11 knockdowns against UVA • Graded out at a season-best 88 percent in the win over Georgia Tech • Had eight knockdows in the win at Miami • Redshirted in 2015 • Enrolled in January and participated in spring practice.

First Coast High School
Four-star offensive tackle • Ranked the No. 127 overall player in the country, the No. 18 player in Florida and the No. 12 offensive tackle by Scout.com • Member of the Scout 300 • Ranked the No. 27 offensive tackle in the nation by Rivals.com • Member of the Jacksonville Times-Union Super 75 • Rated the No. 3 offensive tackle in Florida by the Times-Union • Helped lead First Coast to a combined record of 56-5 during his four seasons in high school • Member of the National Honor Society • High school head coach was Marty Lee.

Personal
His nickname is “Sweet” • If he could choose an NFL team to play for, it would be the Jaguars • His dream job is an athletic director • People say he looks like Anthony Davis • His favorite TV show is “Empire” • Favorite food is chicken • His pregame ritual or superstition is to put on wide receiver gloves and warm up like Odell Beckham Jr. • His favorite off-day activity is cooking •  Son of Eleanor and Williams Sweet Jr. • Birthday is April 29 • Communication studies major.

Position: Offensive Tackle
Height: 6'7"
Weight: 300
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Jacksonville, Fla.
High School: First Coast
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