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Marcus Whitfield
LB #48
Height:
6-3
Weight:
250
Age:
23
College:
Maryland
Hometown:
Germantown, Md.
Experience:
R

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Biography

Three-year letterman … As a senior in 2013, named an honorable mention All-ACC selection by the league’s coaches and media … Named team’s Defensive Player of the Year and started all 13 games … Finished eighth in the ACC with 9.0 sacks … As a junior in 2012, played in all 12 games with two starts … Season totals include nine tackles (eight solo) and two passes defensed … As a sophomore in 2011, played in eight games with five starts (all at DE) … Started the final five games of the season … Finished the season with 2.5 sacks … As a redshirt freshman in 2010, played in two games at DE, but missed the remainder of the season with a right knee injury .. Redshirted during the 2009 season … Attended Northwest (Germantown, Md.) High School where he starred at LB and TE under head coach Andrew Fields … As a senior, totaled 39 tackles, including 9.0 tackles for a loss, one forced fumble, one fumble recovery and caught 25 passes for 372 yards and three TDs … Earned first-team All-County 4A honors … Caught 15 passes for 242 yards and three TDs as a junior … Also lettered in track & field … Son of Scott and Jennifer Whitfield … Majored in American studies … Full name is Marcus Scott Whitfield.
Career Notes: Three-year letterman … As a senior in 2013, named an honorable mention All-ACC selection by the league’s coaches and media … Named team’s Defensive Player of the Year and started all 13 games … Finished eighth in the ACC with 9.0 sacks … As a junior in 2012, played in all 12 games with two starts … Season totals include nine tackles (eight solo) and two passes defensed … As a sophomore in 2011, played in eight games with five starts (all at DE) … Started the final five games of the season … Finished the season with 2.5 sacks … As a redshirt freshman in 2010, played in two games at DE, but missed the remainder of the season with a right knee injury .. Redshirted during the 2009 season … Attended Northwest (Germantown, Md.) High School where he starred at LB and TE under head coach Andrew Fields … As a senior, totaled 39 tackles, including 9.0 tackles for a loss, one forced fumble, one fumble recovery and caught 25 passes for 372 yards and three TDs … Earned first-team All-County 4A honors … Caught 15 passes for 242 yards and three TDs as a junior … Also lettered in track & field … Son of Scott and Jennifer Whitfield … Majored in American studies … Twitter handle is @YungTerp41 … Full name is Marcus Scott Whitfield.

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