The 'Jacks return four of five starters from its 2011 offensive line.
Football team focuses on 2012 season opener
Willie Jefferson named Preseason SLC Defensive Player of the Year
'Jacks looking for third consecutive victory over McNeese state
SFA returns to action against the Colonels
A 2010 Second-Team All-Southland Conference selection
Has played in 30 games, earning 16 starts during his career
Is listed as the starter at right tackle following spring practice.
2011 (Junior): Played in five and started five games before having his season cut short by injury ... A preseason all-conference selection who was off to a strong start.
2010 (Sophomore): Second-team All-SLC selection ... Played in 12 games earning 11 starts at right tackle ... Graded out at 86 percent on the season ... Helped protect 2010 Walter Payton Award recipient Jeremy Moses ... SFA offense finished the year as the FCS passing offense national champion, and finished among the nation's top 20 in sacks allowed.
2009 (Redshirt): Played in all 13 games as a backup to first-team All-SLC performer Karl Glimp ... Was also a member of the Lumberjack special teams ... Graded out at 81 percent surrendering only one sack ... Recorded four pancake blocks.
2008 (Freshman): Spent the season participating on the demonstration units.
High School: A two-year letterwinner for coach Randy Rowe ... A 2007 honorable mention All-District 18-4A ... Guided prep squad to an area and bidistrict title ... Was also a three-year power lifting letterwinner.
Personal: Son of Darrell Summers and Debbie Dickerson ... Born Dec. 15, 1989, in Conroe, Texas ... High school teammate of SFA punter Drew Nelson ... Plans to major in business.