65  Cody Collins
Cody  Collins
Class:
RS Freshman

Hometown:
Trotwood, Ohio

High School:
Trotwood-Madison

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 283

Position:
OL

R-FRESHMAN SEASON (2014): Played in 12 games on offensive line, missing only at UAB and Boca Raton Bowl … Played mostly at right guard in relief of Michael Selby, who had right ankle injury … Played 221 snaps, including 74 in Herd’s Conference USA title win over Louisiana Tech, when starter Michael Selby was nursing ankle injury … Had eight knockdowns, three in title game, when he allowed only one sack … Season-high snaps was 81 in loss to Western Kentucky..

FRESHMAN SEASON (2013): Redshirted.

HERD FILE: Born Dec. 11, 1994 … Majoring in Finance at MU … Committed in April 2012, choosing Herd over Bowling Green, Ohio, Toledo and Western Kentucky … With the help of Collins’ blocking, Trotwood-Madison High gained 5,200 total yards (1,678 passing and 3,522 rushing) in 2012, and finished with a championship-game loss in the Ohio Division II playoffs and a 12-3 record … Played as a junior for Kettering Alter High … Made official visit for Herd’s home loss to Ohio in 2012 and was impressed with the large crowd (33,436) at Edwards Stadium.