21 Nick Miller
21 Nick Miller
Height: 5-9
Weight: 174
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Kennesaw, Ga.
High School: North Cobb
Position: CB

2014 — Versatile defensive back who registered playing time at both nickel back and safety, seeing action in all 12 games and posting two starts...also contributed on special teams...totaled 32 tackles and three fumble recoveries, two of which he combined with a career high eight tackles in a start against The Citadel...bagged his third fumble recovery along with seven tackles the next week in a start versus Wofford (31-14 win)...notched 23 of his 32 tackles over the final four games.  2013 — Part of a contingent of nine Paladin true freshman to register playing time, seeing action in 13 games...contributed on special teams and as a reserve defensive back...totaled five tackles and three kickoff returns....recorded a third quarter interception to preserve a 17-14 lead in Furman’s eventual 27-14 victory over Wofford, giving the Paladins a Southern Conference record 13th championship.

High School: 2013 graduate of North Cobb (6A) High School...football coach was Shane Queen...played wide receiver and cornerback and also returned kicks...Rivals.com 2-star/Scout.com 2-star...rushed for over 600 yards, totaled over 600 yards receiving, and scored 11 touchdowns in 2012 in helping North Cobb to an 11-3 record, semifinal finish in the state playoffs — the school’s first since 1959 — and No. 4 final state ranking...squad scored county record 574 points (41.0 ppg)...scored three touchdowns, including 90-yard touchdown run, in 48-14 rout of Harrison...second team All-Cobb County selection...played in Cobb Senior Bowl...also starred in track and lacrosse.

Personal:  Full name is Nathaniel Marlon Miller, Jr....born September 7, 1994, in Orangeburg, South Carolina...son of Nathaniel and Melanie Miller...has a sister, Whitney...political science major.