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Charles Favors
Charles Favors

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Orlando, Fla.

High School:
Dr. Phillips

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 227

Position:
LB

Experience:
2L


2012 (Junior): Did not play; spent season as a varsity reserve.

2011 (Sophomore):
A reserve middle linebacker, played in 10 games, posting 10 tackles (six solo) and a pass breakup...In home-opening win over Northern Colorado (Sept. 10), saw action at linebacker in the fourth quarter, breaking up a pass...In Denver loss vs. Colorado (Sept. 17), made a big tackle on a third-quarter punt...In 38-31 loss vs. San Jose State (Oct. 1), played several series as the Rams' MLB.

2010 (Freshman): A linebacker with prototype size, played in 10 games, primarily on CSU's kickoff-coverage unit, with one assisted tackle...One of seven true freshmen to play in CSU's season-opener vs. Colorado (Sept. 4) at Invesco Field, made his college debut on the Rams' kickoff team to open the second half...Did not travel at No. 25 Air Force (Oct. 9)...Returned to the kickoff coverage team at No. 9 Utah (Oct. 23) and also played middle linebacker in the final defensive series...Also played LB in the final series vs. BYU (Nov. 13).

High School: The No. 2-ranked linebacker in Central Florida (Orlando Sentinel) behind only a five-star recruit (the No. 2 LB in the nation according to Rivals.com)...Was called the 11th-best overall prospect in the region, the No. 13 linebacker in all of Florida and the state's No. 86 overall prospect regardless of position...A two-time all-state selection at Dr. Phillips High School in Orlando, established the Panthers' record for career tackles early in his senior season, playing for a program that has sent more than 75 players to the next level since its inception in 1987...Voted by teammates the DPHS Defensive MVP in both 2008 and '09, and earned MVP honors at the Florida Athletic Coaches Association North-South All-Star Game...A middle linebacker, helped the Panthers to three straight berths in the second round of the state playoffs, and consecutive district and conference titles (2008-09)...Team combined to go 21-3 over his final two seasons...Earned all-Orange County honors as a senior, when the 11-1 Panthers registered a school record in wins before bowing out in the second round of the Florida 6A playoffs in a 58-52, five-overtime loss to Apopka ...In 2009, broke the school's career tackles mark in Week 2 against Kissimmee Osceola and new CSU teammate Shaq Bell, en route to 132 stops, seven behind the line of scrimmage, two passes broken up, three forced fumbles and one fumble recovery...As a junior all-state player, had a single-season school-record151 tackles, including a single-game school mark 22 in a playoff contest...Contributed three sacks, four forced fumbles, two fumble recoveries and a pair of blocked field goals in helping to lead DPHS to a 10-2 record and the second round of the 6A state playoffs...Lettered three years, playing fullback and defensive line in addition to his linebacking duties... Also lettered in track and weightlifting...Head football coaches were Dale Salapa and Kevin Pettis...Had 4.84-second speed in the 40-yard dash...Also recruited by Michigan, Notre Dame, Cincinnati, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisville, Rutgers, Wake Forest, West Virginia, Mississippi State, South Florida, Eastern Michigan and Western Kentucky.

Personal: Given name Charles Edward Favors III...Born March 28, 1992, in Orlando, Fla. ...Son of Charles II and Egeria Meus...Has two older brothers and one younger brother...Uncle, Phillip Hales, played at Alabama A&M...Helped orchestrate Math Night at Fort Collins' Bauder Elementary, working with youngsters to help them learn math, in February 2011...In the summer of 2011, devoted a day to meeting and playing with kids at the Boys and Girls Club in Wellington, Colo. ...Undeclared, interested in a business major at Colorado State...Hometown: Orlando, Fla.

Division I career statistics

TACKLES

SACKS

FUMBLE

Year

School

GP

GS

Solo

Ast

Tot

TFL

Yds

No

Yds

FF

FR

Yds

Int

Yds

PBU

2010

Colorado State (fr.)

10

0

0

1

1

0.0

0

0.0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

2011

Colorado State (so.)

10

0

6

4

10

0.0

0

0.0

0

0

0

0

0

0

1

Career totals (two years)

20

0

6

5

11

0.0

0

0.0

0

0

0

0

0

0

1

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