Height: 5'11"
Weight: 225
Year: Redshirt Sophomore
Hometown: Atlanta, Ga.
High School: Carver




• Dean's List, Spring 2015, Spring 2017
• Sun Belt Conference Honor Roll, 2016-17

AT GEORGIA STATE: Linebacker who sat out the 2016 season with a shoulder injury that required surgery ... Was expected to be a key contributor before the injury.

2015: Made 17 tackles as the backup to senior all-conference linebacker Joseph Peterson ... Also played on several special teams units and recovered a fumbled kickoff to set up a touchdown at Oregon ... Career-high six tackles in win at Ball State ... Started the UL Lafayette game when Peterson was injured and made four tackles ... Slowed by a foot injury over the final five games ... Originally signed with Georgia State in 2014 but delayed his enrollment until January 2015 due to an injury.

HIGH SCHOOL: Earned preseason first-team all-state recognition entering his senior season (2013) ... Played for coach Darren Myles at the New Schools at Carver as a senior, after transferring from Creekside High School ... All-area selection by the Atlanta Journal-Constitition as a junior ... Helped Carver earn a berth in the state playoffs in Class AAAA in 2013 ... Chosen for the 2012 Rising Seniors all-star game following his junior season.

PERSONAL: Ed Curney III was born Nov. 7, 1995 ... Parents are Traci and Ed Curney Jr ... Majoring in interdisciplinary studies.


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