Player Profiles

Darrien                            Howard
Class: Jr.
Hometown: Dayton, Ohio
Height: 6-1
Weight: 286
Sport: Football
Position: DL


2013 (Fr.)
- Added depth at nose tackle
- Made debut at Kansas State and saw action in four games
- Finished with six tackles, including four solo stops
- Season-high three tackles against Iowa State
- Season-high two solo tackles against Iowa State
High School
- Three-year starter for coach Marcus Colvin at Dayton’s Chaminade-Julienne High
- Earned Division IV All-Ohio first-team honors in 2012
- Amassed 75 tackles and scored five touchdowns on offense as a senior
- Rushed for 131 yards and totaled 77 yards receiving, helping team to a 6-4 record
- Collected 154 tackles, eight tackles for loss, five sacks, three interceptions and four fumble recoveries as a junior
- Named Division IV All-Ohio first team selection and District Player of the Year as a junior
- On offense as a fullback and tight end, he scored 15 touchdowns and rushed for 270 yards
- Helped lead Chaminade-Julienne to a 10-4 record and the third-round of the state playoffs
- Named first team all-league, all-district, all-area and special mention all-state as a sophomore
- Birthday is Feb. 15
- Son of Darrell Howard and Michelle Jackson
- One of five children
- Enrolled in general studies

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