Listed as the starter at weakside linebacker at the end of spring workouts ... missed the spring while recovering from an injury ... holds a strong knowledge of the defense and is one of the more experienced players in a relatively young linebacker unit.
2006 - Appeared in eight games in 2006 and totaled 13 tackles.
2005 - Played in first three games, before injury against Indiana State sidelined him for the remainder of the season ... totaled two tackles.
2004 - Moved into second-team position prior to the season ... solid backup at linebacker ... saw significant action on special teams ... posted career-high three tackles against Nebraska, including one for loss ... also had stops against TCU, Oklahoma and Texas A&M.
2003 - Scout team member.
High School - Coronado High School in Lubbock, Texas ... helped CHS advance two rounds into the playoffs during senior season ... named all-city and earned a spot on the Lubbock Avalanche-Journal Super Team ... all-South Plains selection ... logged 126 tackles, forced nine fumbles and recovered two fumbles as a senior ... member of Fellowship of Christian Athletes ... High School Coach: Butch Henderson.
Personal - Chad Hill ... born March 16, 1985, in Levelland, Texas ... son of Traci and Jim Hill ... has an older sister, Kristin ... hobby is collecting baseball cards ... majoring in engineering.