Career Summary: Came to Memphis in `04 and redshirted as a true freshman that season...Played 9 games in the defensive front in `05...Played in 12 games and made four starts as a sophomore...Started in 4 of last 5 games of the season...Had a career-best four tackles in `06 against UCF and ECU...Logged multiple tackles in 9 of final 11 games of the season...Played in 12 games in `07, and had at least one tackle in all but two games.
2008 Highlights:Played in 10 of 13 games with one start against USM at nose tackle...Assisted on a sack for a loss of five yards against UAB that resulted in a 3-and-out for the Blazers...Made a season high two tackles, including one assisted stop for a loss of two yards against ECU.
2007: Played in 12 of the team's 13 games on the defensive line...Only missed the Arkansas State contest...Had at least one tackle in all but two of his games played...Played in the season opener versus Ole Miss but was not credited with a tackle...Had his first stop of the season, an assisted tackle, in the Jacksonville State game...Registered a solo tackle against UCF...Stopped UCF's Phillip Smith on 2nd-and-5 in the fourth quarter...Credited with two tackles, one solo and one assisted, versus Marshall...Made both stops in the first quarter...Tallied one solo tackle against Middle Tennessee...Logged two tackles versus Tulane...Closed out the season with a single tackle in each of the last five contests...Registered a TFL for a loss of a yard against Florida Atlantic in the New Orleans Bowl...Brought up 2nd-and-11 after dropping Charles Pierre for a loss of a yard in the first quarter...Ended the year with 12 tackles, including eight solo stops.
2006: Played in all 12 games as a sophomore and made starts on the defensive front in four of the final five games of the season...Was replaced in the starting lineup by senior Rubio Phillips versus Houston on Senior Day...Opened the season with one tackle for a loss of six yards against Ole Miss...Logged a career-high three tackles in the win over Chattanooga...Returned one game later to up that total to four versus East Carolina...Recorded multiple stops in nine of the final 11 games of the season...Registered his first career sack against ASU, dropping Corey Leonard for a loss of four yards on 2nd-and-7...Entered the starting lineup versus Marshall and totaled three tackles...Credited for four tackles against UCF...Finished the season with 28 tackles, two quarterback hurries and two pass breakups.
2005: Had his first collegiate playing time against Ole Miss in the season opener...Had one tackle, a solo stop, in the win over Chattanooga...Saw extended duty in the UCF game due to LaVale Washington being out and the hot conditions...Did not record a tackle but worked several series...Had one tackle, which was for lost yardage, in the UAB game...Saw action in the Marshall game at defensive tackle but was not credited with a tackle.
2004: Redshirted in 2004.
Prep: Lettered for three years at Haywood County High as both an offensive and defensive lineman...Played for Coach Rick Sullivan...Was a first-team all-state selection and named first-team All-West Tennessee in 2003...Was also a first-team all-region selection and participated in the Tennessee-Kentucky All-Star Game...Graded over 75 percent as an offensive lineman...Credited with 47 solo tackles and 38 assisted stops as a senior...Was also a basketball letterman at HCHS.
Personal: Brandon Lee Douglas is the son of Bennie Douglas and Karen Vaughn...Born March 15, 1986, in Brownsville, Tenn.
Douglas' Career Defensive Statistics YR G/S UT AT TOT FR PBU TFL Sack 2005 9/0 2 0 2 0 0 1-2 0-0 2006 12/4 9 19 28 0 2 3-14 1.5-6 2007 12/0 8 4 12 0 0 1.5-1 0-0 Total 33/4 19 23 42 0 2 5.5-17 1.5-6
Douglas' Career Defensive Statistics Most Tackles: 4 vs. East Carolina, UCF (`06) Most Solo Tackles: 3 vs. East Carolina (`06) Most Assisted Tackles: 3 vs. Tennessee, UCF (`06) Most Tackles for Loss: 1, four times, last vs. FAU (`07) Most Sacks: 1 vs. Arkansas State (`06)