Xavier Proctor
DT #69
North Carolina Central
Morgantown, WV

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  • Signed by the Detroit Lions as an undrafted rookie free agent on July 31, 2013.

PRO: Played in the 2013 Detroit Lions' rookie minicamp.

COLLEGE: Started all 11 games on the Eagles' defensive front his senior season.

  • Named All-MEAC Second Team. Compiled 42 total tackles (21 solo), including 10.5 hits for a loss with four sacks, along with two pass break-ups.
  • Amassed career-high nine tackles, including two hits for a loss with a sack, against Delaware State (11/3).
  • Posted six stops (five solo), including a career-best 3.5 tackles for loss with 2.5 sacks, vs. Hampton (10/18) during nationally-televised ESPNU Thursday night contest.
  • Named to Preseason All-MEAC Second Team as a defensive lineman. Selected by Phil Steele’s 2012 College Football Preview magazine, as an All-MEAC Second Team defensive lineman.

2011: Played in 10 games for the Eagles on the defensive front his junior season, including seven starts.

  • Earned All-MEAC Second Team honors as a defensive lineman.
  • Tallied 37 tackles with 7.5 hits for a loss and 3.5 sacks, along with two quarterback hurries, a forced fumble and a blocked kick.
  • Recorded a season-high eight tackles and tied a season-best with two hits for loss vs. Morgan State (10/15).
  • Collected six stops with 1.5 takedowns behind the line of scrimmage at Hampton (10/22). Totaled five tackles with a sack and a forced fumble against Savannah State (9/24).

2010: Started all 11 games as a defensive lineman his sophomore season.

  • Ranked ninth on the team with 34 total tackles (17 solo), second among defensive linemen.
  • Placed sixth on the squad with four tackles for a loss. Amassed season-high seven tackles at Savannah State (11/13).
  • Collected five stops and a quarterback hurry at Delaware State (11/6).
  • Tallied four tackles (three solo) in games against rival North Carolina A&T (9/25) and nationally-ranked Bethune-Cookman (10/23).
  • Boasted three takedowns with an unassisted sack vs. Edward Waters (10/30).
  • Achieved three tackles with a hit for a loss twice - at Georgia State (Oct. 16) and vs. Old Dominion (11/20).
  • Blocked an extra-point kick vs. Winston-Salem State (9/11).

2009: Played in all 11 games as a defensive lineman, including 10 as a starter. Finished with 30 tackles (14 solo), including 4.5 hits for a loss with a sack.

  • Notched two pass breakups and three quarterback hurries. In first play as a freshman, tackled Hampton’s top rusher, LaMarcus Coker, for a four-yard loss (9/5), finishing the contest with 3 stops (2 solo) and 2.0 hits behind the line of scrimmage.
  • Recorded season-best five tackles twice - at nationally-ranked Liberty (9/2) and vs. Savannah State (11/21).
  • Collected three tackles (two solo) with a four-yard sack at North Carolina A&T (10/3). Posted three solo takedowns with a tackle for a loss at Old Dominion (11/7).

2008: Redshirted. Listed as a reserve tight end, but did not play in first season at North Carolina Central.

PERSONAL: Attended Mount Hebron High School in Ellicott City, MD.

  • Wants to be a high school history teacher and football coach; then eventually a principal.
  • Son of James & Erica LeMon.
  • Born November 1, 1990 in Morgantown, West Virginia.

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