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43 - Charlie Stevens
Charlie Stevens
Birth Date: Aug. 1, 1987
Height: 6-1
Weight: 230
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Brentwood, Tenn.
High School: David Lipscomb
Position: RB
Major: Biochemistry

Charlie returns for his senior season and lends plenty of experience to the backfield...will line up a the "W" position, a hybrid fullback/tigh end spot in Tech's multiple offensive system...strong runner and outstanding blocker...the most experienced of the players in the mix at that position...had another outstanding spring...can really deliver some punishing blocks...used primarily as a blocker but has proven he can be a threat as a receiver or ball carrier...good hands and a valuable "up" man on kick return team...has worked extremely hard in the weight room and has seen good development in his size and his strength...originally a walk-on, he brings a great attitude to the field...will also see playing time on special teams...will be on the field in short yardage situations...a role player with good physical skills and lots of hustle...a prototype blocking back...good team player and very unselfish...has been on the Athletic Director's Honor Roll two of the past four semesters.

AT TECH (In 2010): Charlie was the go-to guy in short yardage situations as a blocking back...did not have any carries or catches, but lined up as an up-man on kickoffs and returned two kicks for eight yards.

(In 2009):
Played in 10 games at fullback...didn't have any carries...caught one pass for a 16-yard gain at Kansas State.

(In 2008):
Charlie played in a limited role at fullback in his first season on the field...caught one pass for six yards.

(In 2007): Was a redshirt on the 2007 squad in his first season with the Golden Eagles.

HIGH SCHOOL: A four-year letterman in both football and wrestling at David Lipscomb High School...played a variety of positions on the gridiron for coach Glenn MacAdams, including strong safety and defensive end, runningback and tight end...wrestled at five different weights, ranging from 145 to heavyweight...named all-region as a junior and senior in football...helped the team post a combined 52-7 four-year record, finishing as region champs all four years and state runnerup three times.

PERSONAL: The son of Eric and Marlese Stevens...full name is Charles Henry Stevens...birthdate is August 1, 1987...studying biochemistry.