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Braxton Hoyett

Nose Tackle

#97

Experience: R

Height: 6-2

Age: 23

Weight: 302 lbs

College: Mississippi State

Biography

Signed by the Titans as an undrafted free agent on May 10, 2019…appeared in 44 games with 22 starts over four seasons at Mississippi State…totaled 62 tackles, 7.5 tackles for loss, 1.5 sacks, one interception, one pass defensed and two fumble recoveries.

As a senior (2018), appeared in 12 games with 11 starts and tallied 22 tackles, 2.5 tackles for loss, one sack and one fumble recovery…at Kentucky (9/22), posted one half sack and a career-high two tackles for loss…against Iowa in the Outback Bowl (1/1/19), tied his season-high with four tackles…as a junior (2017), saw action in 12 games and made 11 starts…collected 21 tackles, 2.5 tackles for loss, one half sack and one interception…against Kentucky (10/21), recorded one half sack and his first career interception…against Ole Miss in the Egg Bowl (11/23), tallied a career-high four tackles…as a sophomore (2016), appeared in all 13 games…notched 15 tackles, two tackles for loss and one fumble recovery…against Texas A&M (11/5), posted his first career fumble recovery…as a redshirt freshman (2015), saw action in seven games and tallied four tackles and a half sack…redshirted in 2014…graduated from Mississippi State in December 2017 with a degree in communications.

High school/personal: attended Pelham (Ala.) High School where he was ranked a three-star recruit by ESPN, Rivals and 247Sports…named the 30th-best prospect in Alabama and 84th-best defensive tackle in the country by ESPN…tallied 73 tackles, nine tackles for loss, three sacks and one fumble recovery as a senior…also competed in track and field and was a county champion in the shot put with a throw of 42’9.5”…@BraxtonHoyett on Twitter and @bkhoyett on Instagram…son of Lasonjia and the late Nicholas Hoyett…has one sibling, Braylon…born Braxton Keyonte Hoyett on Feb. 5, 1996 in Alexander City, Ala.

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