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Group of veterans bolster solid D-line
The Boilermakers practiced for the final time before the Spring Game
The offense had 542 total yards and six touchdowns
The offense has never lost the Jersey Scrimmage under Darrell Hazell
Appeared in 10 games, making eight starts.
Finished with 36 total tackles, including 21 solo stops.
Had 6.0 tackles for loss, including 2.5 sacks one the season.
Recovered a fumble and posted five total tackles, including an assisted TFL, vs. Eastern Kentucky on Sept. 3.
Had one solo tackle vs. Cincinnati on Sept. 10.
Was credited with 1.5 sacks on two tackles vs. Nevada on Sept. 24.
Finished with two stops, including a sack, at Maryland on Oct. 1.
Had four total tackles at Illinois on Oct. 8.
Had a season-high eight stops, including five solo and a TFL, vs. Iowa on Oct. 15.
Finished with six tackles, four solo, at No. 8 Nebraska on Oct. 22.
Had a TFL vs. No. 24 Penn State on Oct. 29.
Finished with four solo tackles at Minnesota on Nov. 5.
Tallied three total stops, including a TFL, vs. Northwestern on Nov. 12.
Appeared in nine games as a reserve.
Had 10 tackles, four solo, and a PBU on the season.
Broke up a pass vs. Indiana State on Sept. 12.
Had two tackles against Virginia Tech on Sept. 19.
Finished with a solo tackle at No. 2 Michigan State on Oct. 3.
Recorded a season-high four tackles vs. Minnesota on Oct. 10.
Had one tackle apiece vs. Illinois, at Northwestern and against Indiana.
Rated a three-star prospect by ESPN.com, 247Sports.com and Rivals.com
No. 18 defensive tackle from Michigan according to Rivals.
No. 95 defensive tackle in the nation according to ESPN.
Recorded 52 tackles, 12 TFLs, with 13 sacks.
Also lettered in track and field as a senior, named all-state in the shot put.
Given name is Eddy Wilson II.
Born Feb. 13, 1997.
Is majoring in selling and sales management.