Bryon Bennett
Bryon Bennett

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Madison, Miss.

High School:
Madison Central

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 293

Position:
DL

Experience:
3L


09/27/2014

Defense Shines as Ole Miss Tops Memphis

Rebel Defense Allows Just 104 Total Yards in 24-3 Victory

05/13/2014

Ole Miss Football Spring Review

Rebels Prepare For 2014 Season

05/08/2013

Ole Miss Football Spring Review

Rebels Gear Up For 2013 Fall Season

11/05/2012

Hugh Freeze Press Conference: 11.05

Ole Miss Hopes To Become Bowl Eligible This Week Against Vanderbilt

08/27/2012

Hugh Freeze Press Conference: 08.27

Rebels Host Central Arkansas

2013: Played in 11 games with seven starts (two at DT, five at DE) ... Finished the year with 10 tackles (four solo), 2.0 TFLs, a sack and a forced fumble ... Moved from DT to DE prior to the Texas A&M game ... Earned third letter ... at Vanderbilt (8/29/13): Made one tackle ... vs. Southeast Missouri (9/7/13): Started at DT, but did not record a tackle ... at Texas (9/14/13): Made two tackles (one solo) ... at #1 Alabama (9/28/13): Recorded his second career sack ... vs. #9 Texas A&M (10/12/13): Started at defensive end for the first time in his career ... vs. #6 LSU (10/19/13): Had two tackles while providing constant pressure from his DE spot in start ... vs. Idaho (10/26/13): Had one tackle (for a 7-yard loss) and a forced fumble in start ... vs. Arkansas (11/9/13): Made two tackles in start .. vs. #8 Missouri (11/23/13): Had one solo stop.

2012: Played in every game with six starts ... Helped Ole Miss lead all SEC teams and rank fourth in the nation in TFLs (7.9/game) and rank second in the SEC and 11th nationally in sacks (2.9/game) ... Earned second letter ... vs. Central Arkansas (9/1): Started, but did not record a tackle ... vs. #12 Texas (9/15): Assisted on a tackle ... at #1 Alabama (9/15): Started at DT, but did not record a tackle ... at Arkansas (10/27): Recorded a tackle and a QB hurry ... at #6 Georgia (11/3): Posted one sack for 6.0 yards ... vs. Vanderbilt (11/10): Posted two tackles (one solo) in start ... at #7 LSU (11/17): Posted two assisted tackles in start ... vs. #24 Mississippi State (11/24): Posted two stops (one solo), including half a TFL, and one QB hurry in start.

2011: Played in 12 games with eight starts ... Tallied 15 total tackles and 2.5 TFLs ... Earned first letter ... vs. BYU (9/3): Assisted on a tackle ... at Vanderbilt (9/17): Made one tackle ... vs. Georgia (9/24): Made first career start at nose tackle and recorded three solo tackles and 2.0 TFLs. ... at Fresno State (10/1): Assisted on a tackle in start ... vs. Alabama (10/15): Made one solo tackle in start ... vs. Arkansas (10/22): Recorded two solo tackles and one quarterback hurry ... at Auburn (10/29): Made two tackles (one solo) in start ... at Kentucky (11/5): Started but did not record a tackle ... vs. Louisiana Tech (11/12): Recorded one solo tackle ... vs. LSU (11/19): Posted two tackles (one solo), including 0.5 TFL in start ... at Mississippi State (11/26): Assisted on one tackle in start.

2010: Did not see action and was redshirted.

HIGH SCHOOL: A SuperPrep All-American ... Named to the PrepStar and SuperPrep preseason All-America teams ... Earned first team All-Metro and All-State honors from The Clarion-Ledger and was a first team Class 6A All-State pick by the Mississippi Association of Coaches as a senior ... Rated the No. 38 DE in the nation by ESPN.com ... Listed No. 9 on The Clarion-Ledger's Top 10 Most Wanted list ... Ranked the No. 11 player in Mississippi and the No. 33 DT in the nation by Rivals.com ... Rated the No. 5 player in the state and the No. 56 DL in the nation by SuperPrep ... Listed as the No. 9 player in Mississippi and the No. 37 DT in the country by Scout.com ... Ranked the No. 9 player in Mississippi by The Sun Herald ... Helped lead Madison Central to the 6A state semi-final game as a senior ... Participated in the Alabama-Mississippi All-Star Classic as a senior ... Rated the No. 12 player in Mississippi by the Mississippi Press ... Recorded 73 tackles and 10.5 QB sacks as a senior ... Posted 72 tackles and 13 sacks as a junior ... Coached in high school by Bobby Hall ... High school teammate of fellow Rebel Carlton Martin.

PERSONAL: Son of Victor Bennett ... Born: Oct. 20, 1991 ... Majoring in criminal justice ... Made U.M.A.A. Honor Roll for Spring 2012.

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