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#41 - Cody Cotton
2013-14 Football
POS.
DB
HT.
6-0
WT.
200
YR.
So.
HOMETOWN
Maywood, Ill.
HIGH SCHOOL (PREV. SCHOOL)
Walther Lutheran
Cody Cotton

2013: Appeared in 11 games for the Brown and Gold in his sophomore season...tied for the team lead in forced fumbles (2)...registered three tackles in the season opener at North Dakota (Aug. 29),,,made two solo stops at Saint Joseph's (Sept. 7)...collected two tackles versus William Jewell (Sept. 14)...racked up a season-high 13 tackles (seven solo) and forced two fumbles in Valpo's thrilling 49-42 overtime win over Campbell (Sept. 28) on homecoming...added four tackles to his stat sheet at Marist (Oct. 5)...made three tackles at Drake (Oct. 26) including one for a loss...recorded four tackles versus San Diego (Nov. 2)...notched five tackles (four solo) at Butler (Nov. 9)...wrapped up the season with a solo stop versus Dayton (Nov. 16).

2012: Appeared in eight games for the Crusaders as a freshman...made his collegiate debut versus Duquesne on Sept. 15th and recorded three tackles...tallied one tackle each against Marist (Oct. 27), Campbell (Nov. 3rd), and Morehead State (Nov. 17th).

Prep: A two-year letterwinner for the Broncos ... A two-time First Team All-Suburban Christian Conference selection ... named to the Edgy Tim top player list ... a team captain as a senior ... received team’s Rookie Award in 2011 ... named team’s Best Defensive Back as a senior ... also lettered in basketball, baseball, and track and field.

Personal: Cody is the son of Charles and Deirdre Cotton ... major is criminology ... born July 11, 1994.