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Columbus Lions 2011 bios and photos

DAMIAN DANIELS

Position: RB

Ht./Wt.: 5-10, 185

College: West Georgia

Years pro: 5

Comment: Has won three defensive MVP awards in three different leagues.

KIRKSTON EDWARDS

Position: DB

Ht./Wt.: 6-2, 200

College: Central Michigan

Years pro: Rookie

Comment: Started 51 games at Central Michigan.

Guesly Dervil

Position: DB

Ht./Wt.: 6-0, 190

College: West Virginia

Years pro: Rookie

Comment: Has Division I experience at West Virginia.

ANTHONY MERRITT

Position: WR/DB

Ht./Wt.: 6-0, 220

College: North Alabama

Years pro: 4

Comment: Veteran with experience on both sides of the ball.

GERALD GALES

Position: WR

Ht./Wt.: 6-0, 185

College: West Alabama

Years pro: 5

Comment: Lions’ all-time leader in receiving yards.

MAURICE DUPREE

Position: WR

Ht./Wt.: 6-0, 185

College: Jax State

Years pro: Rookie

Comment: Went to camp with NFL’s Jacksonville Jaguars.

JOSH SMITH

Position: WR

Ht./Wt.: 6-0, 190

College: Boise State

Years pro: 4

Comment: Extensive indoor experience; played Division I at Boise State.

STANLEE BRADLEY

Position: OL

Ht./Wt.: 6-3, 330

College: University of the Cumber- lands

Years pro: Rookie

Comment: Will play guard and center.

CHARLESTON GREY

Position: OL

Ht./Wt.: 6-2, 315

College: NA

Years pro: Rookie

Comment: Went to camp with AFL’s Tulsa Talons.

RICORY GREEN

Position: OL

Ht./Wt.: 6-2, 300

College: Albany State

Years pro: Rookie

Comment: Named SIAC’s Offensive Lineman of the Week on Oct. 25, 2010.

JOSH BEARD

Position: DL

Ht./Wt.: 6-1, 255

College: UT-Chatt- anooga

Years pro: 1

Comment: Named UTC’s defensive player of the year in 2009.

ANDRE CAMPBELL

Position: DL

Ht./Wt.: 6-1, 245

College: Elon

Years pro: Rookie

Comment: Led Southern Conference in sacks and tackles for loss for part of 2010.

DERRICK CRAWFORD

Position: DL

Ht./Wt.: 6-4, 275

College: Texas A&M-Comm- erce

Years pro: Rookie

Comment: Spent time with NFL’s Cincinnati Bengals.

CHRIS BRADWELL

Position: DL

Ht./Wt.: 6-4, 285

College: Troy

Years pro: Rookie

Comment: Spent time with NFL’s St. Louis Rams.

FRANKLIN LLOYD

Position: DL

Ht./Wt.: 6-0, 300

College: Troy

Years pro: 3

Comment: Named the 2010 SIFL Defensive Lineman of the Year.

LEON FOSTER

Position: LB

Ht./Wt.: 6-2, 275

College: Union

Years pro: 3

Comment: Among top 10 in sacks in SIFL in 2010.

JUSTEN RIVERS

Position: LB

Ht./Wt.: 6-0, 255

College: Eastern Kentucky

Years pro: 4

Comment: Among SIFL’s best in tackles and forced fumbles in 2010.

DUSTIN DOE

Position: LB

Ht./Wt.: 6-0, 225

College: Florida

Years pro: Rookie

Comment: Won two BCS National Championships with Florida.

AUSTIN MILLER

Position: K

Ht./Wt.: 6-2, 200

College: Army

Years pro: Rookie

Comment: Played for Army; is currently stationed at Fort Benning.

CHRIS MCCOY

Position: QB

Ht./Wt.: 5-11, 190

College: Navy

Years pro: 3

Comment: 2010 SIFL Offensive Player of the Year and championship game MVP.

WILLIAM RICHARDSON

Position: QB

Ht./Wt.: 6-5, 225

College: Coastal Carolina

Years pro: Rookie

Comment: Brother of former Penn State quarterback Wally Richardson.

RYAN BABB

Position: LB

Ht./Wt.: 6-1, 225

College: Troy

Years pro: 3

Comment: Led SIFL in interception returns for touchdowns with three in 2010.

DELEON HOLLINGER

Position: WR

Ht./Wt.: 5-11, 188

College: Savan- nah State

Years pro: Rookie

Comment: Played in 35 games in four years at Savannah State.

LAVAR MARSH

Position: OL

Ht./Wt.: 6-4, 290

College: Catawba

Years pro: Rookie

Comment: Transitioned from tight end to guard in college.

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