Ra'Zahn Howard
Ra'Zahn  Howard


Asbury Park, N.J.

High School:
Asbury Park

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 310

Defensive Tackle


Purdue Falls to Central Michigan 38-17

Boilermakers fail to get their first 2-0 start since 2007.

2013: Appeared in six games as a reserve ... had four tackles on the season with 1.0 sack and two PBUs ... had two tackles, one solo, and two PBUs at Michigan State on Oct. 19 ... recorded first collegiate sack against Iowa on Nov. 9.

High School: Third team All-State selection at defensive tackle and helped lead Asbury Park High School (New Jersey) to NJSIAA state championship in 2011 ...keyed Asbury Park defense which allowed just 464 rushing yards all season ... named as the Class B Central Defensive Player of the Year ... had 68 tackles with 12 sacks and 15 quarterback hurries ... also three fumbles forced and 31 tackles for loss ... named first team All-Shore Conference ... finished with 57 tackles and had 10 sacks as a junior at Winslow Township High School.

Personal: Given name is Ra'Zahn B. Howard ... born Aug. 9, 1994 ... majoring in law and society ... enjoys writing, reading, working out and football.