Daniel Cobb


Killeen, Texas

High School:
Ellison HS

Last College:
Texas Tech

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 225





Daniel Cobb

2012 (Texas Tech): Played in four games (0 starts) primarily on special teams ... Did not record a tackle ... Played in games against TCU (10/20), Kansas State (10/27), Texas (11/3) and Kansas (11/10) ... Received his Bachelor's Degree from Texas Tech in May 2013 before transferring to Louisiana Tech.

2011 (Texas Tech): BIG 12 Rankings - Tied for 34th in tackles/game (5.8) ... 10th in tackles (70) among all sophomores in the conference ... Played in 12 games (7 starts) and was third on the team with 70 tackles (42 solo) with 7.5 tackles for a loss (loss of 14 yards) with two quarterback hurries and forced one fumble ... Posted seven games making at least six tackles and notched double-figure tackles in two contests ... Led team with 14 tackles (13 solo) against No. 18 Baylor at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington (11/26) ... Marked the most tackles by a Red Raider against Baylor since 2005 (Dwayne Slay - 18 at Baylor, 10/29) ... Third on the team with nine tackles (one solo) at Missouri (11/19) ... 14 tackles matched the most by a Red Raider during the season (Cody Davis, 14 at Kansas) ... Posted six tackles (five solo), including one for a loss against No. 2 Oklahoma State (11/12) ... Third on the team with six tackles (three solo) with one quarterback hurry at No. 25 Texas (11/5) ... Posted seven tackles (four solo) with 1.5 tackles for a loss and had one quarterback hurry against Iowa State (10/29) ... Recorded nine tackles (six solo) and made 2.5 tackles for a loss and forced one fumble at No. 1 Oklahoma (10/22) ... Made three tackles (all solo) with one tackle for a loss of four yards against No. 24 Texas A&M (10/8) ... Recorded double-figure tackles for the first time during career with 11 tackles (five solo) at Kansas (10/1) ... Also had 1.5 tackles for a loss of two yards against the Jayhawks ... Posted two tackles (both solo) against Nevada (9/24) ... Assisted on three tackles at New Mexico (9/17) ... Made debut in season opener against Texas State (9/3).

2010 (Texas Tech): Played in nine games (0 starts) primarily on special teams ... Made three tackles (two solo) and broke up two passes on the season ... Made one tackle (solo) against No. 4 Texas (9/18) ... Tallied first career tackles with a season-high two tackles (one solo) and broke up two passes at New Mexico (9/11) ... Made career debut on season-opener against SMU (9/5).

2009 (Texas Tech): Redshirt season, did not play.

High School: Three-star (Rivals.com, Scout.com) safety from Ellison High School in Killeen, Texas ... PrepStar All-Midlands Region ... No. 24 safety in the nation, per the Tom Lemming Recruiting Report ... No. 35 safety in the nation, according to Rivals.com ... Also listed No. 82 overall on the Rivals.com Texas Postseason Top 100 list ... No. 85 player on the Superprep Texas 111 ... Clocked at 4.6 in the 40 ... Equally talented at either safety position ... Tremendous blitzer from the edge ... Shows great ability to read blocks and make cuts as a running back ... Rushed for 1,277 yards on 181 carries and scored 17 touchdowns as a running back during senior season ... District 13-5A first team in 2008 and 2007 ... Also offered by Georgia Tech, Houston and Nebraska ... Coached by Buddy McBryde.

Personal: Daniel Cobb ... Born October 25, 1990, in Killeen, Texas ... Son of Caesar and Nina Cobb ... Has two brothers.