Chris Davenport

Graduate Student

Mansfield, La.

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Height / Weight:
6-4 / 334

Defensive Tackle



Liberal Arts

Chris Davenport


Notes Following Tulane's Loss in the 2013 R&L Carriers New Orleans Bowl


Big Returns, Late Field Goal Lift Football Past North Texas, 24-21

Green Wave earn Homecoming victory to improve to 4-2 on the year and 2-0 in Conference USA play


Football To Open 2013 Season Thursday Against Jackson State

Green Wave kick off second season under head coach Curtis Johnson at 7 p.m. in Mercedes-Benz Superdome


Football Holds Second 2-A-Day Of Fall Camp Wednesday At Dome

Green Wave go full pads in the morning while donning helmets and shorts in afternoon session


Football Holds 51-Play Scrimmage In Day 8 Of Preseason Camp

Green Wave force three fumbles, pick off pair of passes in afternoon session at Saints Facility


Tulane vs. Tulsa - Oct. 26, 2013

Tulane vs. Tulsa - Oct. 26, 2013 - Mercedes-Benz Superdome

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Prior To Tulane: Three-year letterman at LSU for coach Les Miles where he helped lead the Tigers to a combined 44-6 record and earn bowl bids each season, including a 13-1 mark, and SEC championship and a spot in the BCS National Championship game as a sophomore in 2011...after redshirting as a true freshman in 2009, played in 23 games over the next three a junior, played in 11 games mostly as a member of the PAT/field goal unit...saw action in 10 contests as a sophomore in 2011, including six at left tackle where he posted three knock-down blocks in 30 snaps...played in two games on the defensive line as a redshirt-freshman in 2010, posting an assisted tackle vs McNeese State (10/16/10).

High School: Three-year letterman at Mansfield High for coach Donald Mayweather...rated a five-star recruit by, and the No. 4 defensive tackle in the nation by while claiming the No. 7 spot from and 25th overall prospect nationally by, the No. 43 recruit by and No. 56 by as No. 2 and No. 5 prospect in the state by and, respectively...slated as No. 8 overall prospect and No. 2 defensive tackle in the Mobile Press-Register Super Southeast 120, named to Times-Picayune Blue Chip List, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution Super Southern 100 and the Baton Rouge Advocate Super a senior, played in just four gamed due to injury but finished with 45 tackles and nine sacks while earning a spot on the USA Today All-USA Football second team and Super Prep All-America squad...also claimed honorable-mention all-state and first-team all-district a junior, named first-team all-state and all-district recognition after posting 120 tackles, 18 sacks among 20 tackles for loss, four forced fumbles and three fumble recoveries...totaled 43 tackles, seven sacks and three forced fumbles as a sophomore.

Personal: Born Christopher James Davenport on Oct. 4, 1989, in Shreveport, La...son of Donald, Sr., and Pamela Davenport...has one brother, Donald, Jr., and one sister, Donna...cousin, Kenny McKinley, played collegiately at South Carolina and in the NFL with the Denver Broncos...graduated from LSU with a degree in general studies and will pursue a master's degree in liberal arts.

Davenport's Career Defensive Statistics

2010* 2-0 0-1-1 0.0-0 0.0-0 0 0-0 0 0-0 0
2011* 10-0 0-0-0 0.0-0 0.0-0 0 0-0 0 0-0 0
2012* 11-0 0-0-0 0.0-0 0.0-0 0 0-0 0 0-0 0
Career 23-0 0-1-1 0.0-0 0.0-0 0 0-0 0 0-0 0
*at LSU


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