55 Bo Layton
55 Bo Layton
Height: 6-7
Weight: 287
Year: R-Fr.
Hometown: Knoxville, Tenn.
High School: Christian Academy of Knoxville
Position: OT

2016 -- Sidelined due to ongoing rehabilitation efforts associated with a knee injury sustained his senior year in high school...awarded redshirt and extra year of eligibility...named to the SoCon Academic Honor Roll.

High School: 2016 graduate of the Christian Academy (I-AAA) of Knoxville...football coach was Rusty Bradley...had offers from Air Force and seven FCS programs...saw action at fullback, linebacker, defensive end, and offensive tackle during his prep career...served as team captain his senior year, helping his squad to an 11-2 campaign...notched 30 tackles and 3.5 sacks in eight games in 2015 before sustaining season ending knee injury...totaled 78 tackles, including 12 for-loss, and team leading five sacks as a senior.

Personal:  Full name is Branum O’Neal Layton...born December 9, 1997, in Memphis, Tennessee...son of Scott and Meredith Layton...has a brother, Tabb...undeclared major.