Considered the No. 23 weakside defensive end in the country and the No. 12 player in Tennessee by Rivals.com Rated the No. 35 defensive end in the country by ESPN.com Ranked the No. 13 player in Tennessee by SuperPrep Childhood friend of UNC teammates Brian Gupton and Rashad Mason Rated among the top 50 defensive ends in the country by Scout.com Posted 60 tackles, including 12 tackles for losses and five sacks as a senior Had 19 receptions for 29 yards and eight touchdowns as a senior Was a Class 5A Mr. Football Lineman finalist as a senior Earned all-state, all-area and all-district honors after collecting 36 tackles including 13 sacks and 12 tackles for a loss as a junior Also played tight end for Antioch, where he was mostly used as a blocker Coached by Mike Woodward Was an all-state performer for the basketball team as a junior Son of Janai Shelton Born July 9, 1990.