2007: Moved from linebacker to tight end prior to the season ... competed in nine games as a reserve tight end and on kickoff return ... tallied one tackle on special teams against Miami (OH).
2006: Saw action in 12 games as a member of the special teams ... recorded four solo tackles ... Scout Team Defensive Player of the Week for the Virginia Tech game ... Bearcat Academic Honor Roll (Spring 2007).
2005: Contributed in two games as a reserve and on the kicking teams.
2004: Redshirted... Bearcat Academic Honor Roll (Fall 2004, Winter 2005, Spring 2005)...C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll (2004-05).
London High School: First team all-state selection and county player of the year as a senior for head coach Mike Wilson... two-time all-county and all-district performer... rushed for over 2,000 yards as a senior and compiled over 250 career tackles.... member of school's merit honor roll all four years.
Nick James DeFilippo: Born Jan. 8, 1986...son of Philip and Linda DeFilippo.
Academic Major: History