Recent Chris Braswell Notes
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Previewing the 2023 Alabama football defense: Can newcomers merge with veterans?
What we’ve learned 1 week into Alabama football’s preseason camp
What we learned from Alabama football’s 2023 open fall practice
Three non-QB Alabama football position battles could define the 2023 season
Week 5: Braswell had 2 tackles and 1 QB hurry. Braswell was also targeted 3 times and giving up 2 receptions for 17 total yards in a 40-17 win over MSST.
Week 4: Braswell played well 3 tackles 2 solo 1,5 QB sacks and he also had 4 hurries on the QB in a 24-10 win over Ole Miss.
Week 3: Braswell had a big game in a win verses USF 17-3. Braswell recored 66 snaps, 5 tackles, 7 QB hurries and 2 sacks.
Week 2: Braswell played in limited plays in a 34-24 loss to Texas. Braswell recorded 3 tackles 1 solo and 2 assisted. He had 1 hit and 1 hurry on the QB.
Week 1: Braswell had 43 snaps he played in recording 3 tackles, 2 assisted and 1 QB sack. He was also targeted 3 times give up only 1 reception for 3 yards in a 65-7 win over MSST.
Week 0: DNP
HISTORY — from college profile
2022: Played in all 13 games, totaling 20 tackles, including four for loss (-23 yards) and 2.5 sacks (-12 yards) ... also recorded six quarterback hurries and forced one fumble ... selected as one of the defensive players of the week by the Alabama coaches for his play against Utah State in the opener. Utah State: Saw his most extensive playing time to date and took advantage of the opportunity ... totaled four tackles, including one for loss (-10 yards), while also forcing a fumble. Texas: Earned snaps on defense and special teams in Austin. ULM: Worked at outside linebacker against the Warhawks. Vanderbilt: Logged extensive minutes on defense ... posted two tackles, including one for loss (-5 yards) and half a sack (-4 yards) ... also pressured the Vandy quarterback twice. Arkansas: Recorded one tackle in Fayetteville. Texas A&M: Provided pressure off the edge all night ... recorded one sack (-6 yards) as part of his two total tackles ... also contributed two quarterback hurries to the Tide's season-high 14 in the game. Tennessee: Posted three tackles against the Vols. Mississippi State: Pressured the Bulldogs' quarterback once on the night. LSU: Finished with one tackle in Baton Rouge. Ole Miss: Saw time on defense and special teams against the Rebels. Austin Peay: Recorded one tackle on the day. Auburn: Provided pressure all day against the Tigers ... totaled two tackles, including one sack (-2 yards), to go with a quarterback hurry. Kansas State: Finished with four stops in the Sugar Bowl matchup.
2021: Played a role on special teams and in UA’s pass-rush game in year two ... accumulated 13 total tackles, including one for loss (-1 yard), to go with two quarterback hurries ... also blocked a punt that was returned for a touchdown against Mercer. Miami: Earned his first career playing time, recording two tackles. Mercer: Came up big on special teams, blocking a punt that was returned 33 yards for a Tide touchdown ... also contributed three tackles and a quarterback hurry against the Bears. Florida: Recorded a pair of tackles in Gainesville. Southern Miss: Finished with three tackles on the night. Ole Miss: Saw time on defense and special teams against the Rebels. Texas A&M: Earned minutes in College Station. Mississippi State: Worked on defense and special teams on the night. Tennessee: Saw time against the Volunteers. LSU: Helped to provide pressure off the edge for the Tide ... posted one tackle by night’s end. New Mexico State: Recorded a tackle for loss (-1 yard) as part of his two stops against the Aggies. Arkansas: Saw time on defense but did not record any stats. Georgia: Came in to pressure the quarterback, providing one hurry off the edge. Cincinnati: Worked on defense and special teams in the Cotton Bowl. Georgia: Earned snaps on defense and special teams.
2020: Did not see playing time for the Crimson Tide in 2020.
High school: Played his prep ball at St. Frances Academy in Baltimore, MD, where he was coached by Biff Poggi…Highly regarded pass-rushing threat and ranked the nation's top-rated weakside defensive end and No. 2 player from his home state on the 247Composite…5-star prospect on the Composite along with Rivals.com and ESPN.com…Earned a five-star rating by PrepStar where he was a member of the magazine's Top 150 Dream Team and listed as the No. 12 player nationally…Ranked No. 7 on the ESPN300 and the site's No. 3 defensive end, No. 3 player in the East Region and second-rated player from Maryland…Listed at No. 24 on the Rivals250…Rated the second-best outside linebacker and overall player from the state of Maryland by Rivals.com…the No. 19 player on the Composite while 247 ranked him at No. 39 overall in his recruiting cycle selected to play in the Under Armour All-America Game
Chose Alabama over Clemson, Georgia and LSU.
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