2007: After transferring from the
2005 (Freshman – University of Miami): Anderson was a backup defensive end who played in eight games in 2005. He tallied four tackles (all solo), with two tackles for loss, one sack for a 12-yard loss and one QB pressure. Anderson played in his first game as a Hurricane vs. Colorado, seeing limited action in the fourth quarter. He played against South Florida and then notched his first sack vs. Duke, for a 12-yard loss...Saw limited action vs. Temple, North Carolina and Virginia Tech, then played much of the Wake Forest game, where he made three tackles, one tackle for loss and a QB pressure. Anderson did not play against Georgia Tech and Virginia, then played as a reserve defensive lineman in the Peach Bowl against Louisiana State (no tackles).
2004 (Red shirt – University of Miami): Anderson was a member of the Hurricanes’ scout team during his red shirt season.
High School: Anderson was a Consensus National Top 100 player out of Oak Creek High School in Oak Creek, Wisc. He was widely regarded as one of the nation’s top defensive ends. Anderson was a two-time all-State selection. He was named an SuperPrep All-American selection and was rated the No. 27 player in the nation on SuperPrep’s National Elite 50...Rated the nation’s No. 6 defensive lineman and the No. 5 player in the Midwest by SuperPrep. Anderson was also rated the nation’s No. 1 strongside defensive end and the No. 12 player on the Rivals.com Midwest Major 50 and the No. 1 prospect in Wisconsin by Rivals.com. He also earned EA Sports All-American honors and was named the Lineman of the Year and the Player of the Year by the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel, as well as Wisconsin’s Gatorade Player of the Year. As a senior in 2003, made 118 tackles, 27 sacks, knocked down five passes, forced four fumbles and intercepted three passes when he led Oak Creek to a 12-1 record and the semifinals of the state playoffs. As a junior, he made 91 tackles, including 21 quarterback sacks. Anderson chose Miami over Ohio State, Oklahoma, Southern California and Florida.
|City/State:||Oak Creek, Wis.|
|High School:||Oak Creek HS|