Daevion Davis - Football - Vanderbilt University Athletics

#9 Daevion Davis

DL

Class Junior
Height 6'2"
Weight 285
Hometown Madison, Ala.
High School James Clemens

Student-Athlete Features
VUCommodores.com — Davis Making the Days Count

As a Sophomore (2020)
• Eight games played, lone start at Kentucky
• 18 tackles, 0.5 tackles for loss, 0.5 sacks, one caused fumble, one fumble recovery and two quarterback pressures
• First career forced fumble and fumble recovery at No. 10 Texas A&M
• First sack and tackle for loss against South Carolina
• Season-high four tackles against Ole Miss
• Three tackles against No. 20 LSU, Mississippi State and Kentucky

As a Freshman (2019)
• 11 games played as true freshman
• Earned four starts at defensive tackle
• 14 tackles (3 solo) and 1.0 tackle for loss
• Tackles in nine games and multiple tackles five times
• Tackle for loss came versus Northern Illinois

The Davis File
• Prepped at James Clemens (Ala.)
• Three-star prospect by ESPN, Rivals and 247Sports
• 250 tackles (42 for loss), 19 sacks and six forced fumbles during prep career
• 87 tackles, 14 tackles for loss and two forced fumbles as a senior
• 104 tackles, 12 sacks and three forced fumbles as a junior
• Led team to 7-4 record and first-round appearance in 7A state playoffs in 2018
• 2017 7A Lineman of the Year finalist
• 2017 all-state first team
• 2017 all-area
• 2018 Alabama-Mississippi All-Star Game
• Additional varsity letters in basketball and track and field
• Full name is Daevion Kyle Davis
• Born in Huntsville, Ala.
• Son of Earl Davis and Amanda Davis
• One brother, Dylan
• Majoring in medicine, health and society

Career Highs
Tackles: 4, vs. Ole Miss, 10/31/2020
Tackles for Loss: 1.0 vs. Northern Illinois, 9/28/2019
Sacks: 0.5, vs. South Carolina, 10/10/2020
Quarterback Pressures:
1, twice, last vs. LSU, 10/3/2020
Caused Fumble: 1, at Texas A&M, 9/26/2020
Fumble Recovery: 1, at Texas A&M, 9/26/2020