Cody Ledford Highlight Reel
Four-year letterman at North Florida Christian High where he saw time at linebacker and tailback for coaches Pete Walker and Casey Weldon...named three-star recruit and the No. 62 inside linebacker by Rivals.com...named three-star recruit and the No. 48 weak-side linebacker in the nation by Scout.com...recognized by ESPN.com as the No. 136 outside linebacker in the country...set the NFCHS record formerly held by current Detroit Lion star Ernie Sims with 522 career tackles...in addition, posted 28 sacks, 1,263 yards and 24 touchdowns on 161 carries for his career...helped lead the Eagles to a combined 33-7 record over the last three years, including three straight District 3-1A titles, an appearance in the state championship game in 2007 and the state title in 2008...named first-team Florida Sports Writers Association all-state his final two prep seasons...named second-team Max Preps Small Schools All-American, 1A state Player of the Year, first-team All-Big Bend and first-team FACA District 4 as a senior when posted 157 tackles, 28 tackles for loss, four sacks, five forced fumbles and an interception on defense while running for 408 yards and 13 touchdowns on 68 carries on offense...selected to play in the 2009 Offense-Defense All-American Bowl in Myrtle Beach, S.C., and was a finalist for Florida Dairy Farmers' Mr. Football Award...as a junior, posted 184 tackles, eight sacks and 30 tackles for loss, and a pair of interceptions en route to earning second-team All-Big Bend honors...tabbed second-team All-State, second-team All-Little Bend and honorable-mention All-Big Bend as a sophomore when he ran for 455 yards and seven scores on 55 carries on offense while posting 126 tackles, 16 sacks and 30 tackles for loss on defense...chose Tulane over Auburn, Central Michigan, Southern Miss, Tennessee, UCF and Vanderbilt.
Personal: Born Cody Nicholson Ledford on Oct. 1, 1990 in Columbus, Ohio...son of Richard and Andrea Ledford...has two brothers: Clint and Cayden...proposed major is business.