Maryland caps off practice week Thursday, faces Virginia Saturday on Senior Day
Maryland and Florida State will play at 3:30 p.m. in Tallahassee
Terps play host to ACC rival at 7 p.m. in annual Homecoming contest
Maryland will make its first road trip of the season; Game set to kick off at noon from Bobby Dodd Stadium
A third-year player who moved from the defensive line to offensive line in the spring of 2010 ... a reserve at offensive tackle.
As a Redshirt Freshman (2010): Played in three games as a reserve offensive tackle ... saw time vs. Morgan State (9/11), Wake Forest (10/30) and East Carolina (12/29).
As a Freshman (2009): Served a redshirt season as a scout team defensive lineman.
At Fork Union Military Academy (2008): Attended the prepatory school in the fall ... ranked No. 24 nationally among prep school recruits by Rivals.com.
At Wilde Lake High School: One of the top players in the state as a senior ... the 19th-ranked player in the state of Maryland according to Rivals.com ... a three-star prospect, ranked as the 64th-best defensive tackle in the nation by Scout.com and No. 78 among offensive tackles by Scouts, Inc. ... a two-way starter at offensive tackle and along the defensive line ... helped lead the team to an 8-2 record his senior season when totaled 38 tackles, including four sacks, along the defensive line ... a 2007 first-team Big School All-Maryland selection along the offensive line ... a second-team All-Howard County selection as an offensive tackle by the Baltimore Sun ... also lettered in track (shot put) ... also considered Illinois, Connecticut, Boston College and Virginia Tech ... coached by Doug Duvall.
Personal: Born in Baltimore ... parents are Dana Blue and Petra Montague ... father played QB at Towson University ... chose Maryland partly because of the program's emphasis on academics ... enrolled in letters and sciences.