A physical defender who could play defensive end or linebacker... Will continue to develop and could be poised for a breakout season.... Voted a player representative by his teammates.
2009: Started 8 of the final 9 games... Tallied a career-best 5 tackles at Oklahoma and Nebraska... Also had 1.5 TFLs vs. the Huskers... Tallied 4 tackles, including a sack, against Kansas... Tallied his first career sack against Tennessee Tech... Recorded 3 tackles against Missouri and Texas Tech.
2008: Saw action in all 12 games as a reserve linebacker/defensive end... Totaled eight tackles on the season, four assisted and four solo... Collected one tackle for loss and also had one pass breakup... Had two tackles in three games... Collected two unassisted stops against both Missouri and Iowa State and had two assisted tackles against North Texas.
JUNIOR COLLEGE: Sat out the 2007 season at Butler County Community College with a knee injury... A three-star prospect and the No. 84 junior college player in the nation by Rivals who boasts tremendous speed on the edge... Also a three-star prospect by Scout.com... A 2007 preseason All-America selection... Collected 32 tackles, five sacks and 50 pressures as a freshman... Also collected three quarterback knockdowns, 10 tipped passes and recovered one fumble... Was a key part of Butler County's 23-1 record over the 2006 and 2007 seasons... Played for head coach Troy Morrell.
HIGH SCHOOL: Played for head coach Bryan Way at Warner Robins (Ga.) High School... Helped lead the Demons to an undefeated record and a 4A state title in 2004 as a junior... Totaled 54 tackles and seven sacks as a junior... Also lettered in basketball and track.
PERSONAL: Antonio Felder was born July 26, 1988... Parents are Eddie Mae and Terry Felder.