Defensive Lineman
Height: 6'4"
Weight: 260
Year: Junior
Hometown: Edinboro, Pa.
High School: General McLane HS
Experience: Redshirt



  • 2x Academic All-Big Ten (2015, 2016)

As a Sophomore (2016): Appeared in all 13 games, making five starts ... Totaled 11 tackles ... Posted two tackles and a 0.5 sack vs. Boston College (12/26) ... Had a 0.5 TFL at #2 Michigan (11/5) ... Notched two tackles against Michigan State (10/22) ... Had two tackles at Penn State (10/8) ... Made first career start at FIU (9/9), totaling one tackle.

As a Redshirt Freshman (2015): Appeared in 11 games, totaling four tackles ... named Academic All-Big Ten ... totaled two tackles and a pass breakup at West Virginia (9/26) ... had a tackle at #1 Ohio State (10/10) ... posted a tackle at Iowa (10/31).

As a Freshman (2014): Did not see game action ... earned defensive scout team of the week honors for his preparations for Rutgers (11/29).

At General Mclane High School: Totaled 52 tackles (34 solo), three sacks, 10 tackles for loss, two forced fumbles, one interception and one touchdown during his senior season … named all-region as both an offensive and defensive lineman … earned all-state honors from the Pennsylvania Sports Writers and the PA Football News … tabbed a three-star recruit by ESPN and Rivals … rated a two-star recruit by Scout … played for Jim Wells.

Personal: Born in Warren, Pa. ... parents are Scott and Lorri Kulka ... has three older brothers, Eric, Kevin, who plays football at Slippery Rock University, and Chad, and has two younger siblings, Ryan and Jenna ... majoring in geographical science.

Career Highs
Tackles - 2 (4x, last vs. Boston College, 12/26/16)
Solo Tackles - 1 (7x, last vs. Boston College, 12/26/16)
Tackles for Loss - 1.0 (at Iowa, 10/31/15)

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