150 Years
Princeton Football BIO
51 Steven Cody

At Princeton - 2011: will serve as senior tri-captain. 2009: named team tri-captain … made 12 tackles, including seven solo stops, in season opener at Lehigh before suffering broken leg and missing final nine games … had one tackle for loss and half a sack. 2009: earned second-team All-Ivy League honors ... ranked fifth in the nation and first in the Ivy League with 11.6 tackles per game ... ranked fifth in the Ivy League and led Princeton with 10 tackles for loss ... made at least eight tackles in every game and had six games with double-digit tackles ... recorded multiple tackles for loss in four of final six games ... recorded 10 tackles, including 2.5 for losses, and added two sacks and two pass breakups in season-ending win over Dartmouth ... made 15 tackles and an interception in victory over Cornell; named Ivy League Defensive Player of the Week following the game ... recorded 10 tackles, including two for losses, and a sack against Brown; named to the Ivy League Honor Roll following the game ... recorded 16 tackles in double-OT loss to No. 23 Colgate; it was his second straight game with at least 16 tackles ... recorded 16 tackles in Ivy League opener against Columbia named to Ivy League Honor Roll ... returned an interception 77 yards for a touchdown in a 17-14 victory at Lehigh; also led Princeton with 11 tackles and was named to the Ivy League honor roll.  2008: earned All-Ivy honorable mention after he led Princeton and ranked seventh in the Ivy League with 85 tackles, including 33 solo ones ... became first sophomore to lead Princeton in tackles since former two-year captain Justin Stull (2003) ... started all 10 games at inside linebacker after missing entire freshman season with injury ... recorded double-digit tackles in five games, including career-best 11 against both The Citadel and Cornell ... led team with 6.5 tackles for loss and added two sacks (Colgate, Cornell) ... recorded multiple tackles for loss against both Lehigh and Colgate ... recorded double-digit tackles in first four games of the season ... had at least seven tackles in eight games and career-best seven solo tackles at Yale.

At Governor's Academy - three-year all-league selection as a linebacker, safety, offensive guard and kick returner ... recorded 128 tackles in two seasons as a linebacker ... captained the track and hockey teams ... ran best times of 10.9 in the 100, 22.4 in the 200 and 50.0 in the 400 ... earned all-league honors in track ... earned Goodwin Athletic Prize for the top senior male athlete ... Cum Laude and National AP Scholar ... Dartmouth Book Prize recipient as top English Scholar during junior year.

Personal - born May 25, 1988 ... son of Mike and Brenda Cody ... father is sales manager at Eaheart Industrial Service, mother works in finance at Alstom Power ... has a younger brother Shane ... enjoys the beach, working out and watching the New York Rangers.

 

Year
Tackles (U/A)
TFL
Sacks
INT
Pass BrUp
FF/FR
2008
85 (33/52)
6.5/20
2/12
0
1
0/0
2009 104 (47/57) 10.0/52 3.5/31 2/82 5 0/0
2010 12 (7/5) 1.0/4 .5/4 0 0 0/0
Totals 201 (87/114) 17.5/76 6.0/47 2/82 6 0/0

 

 

Position: Linebacker
Height: 6'1"
Weight: 245
Year: Senior
City/State: Midlothian, Va.
High School: Governor's Academy
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