Steve Dillon
Steve  Dillon

RS Junior

Palmdale, Calif.

High School:

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 278



Marshall Football Postgame Notes

WKU 49, Marshall 28


@HerdFB Falls in Overtime at Middle Tennessee, 27-24

Marshall's defense forced three turnovers


Marshall Football Postgame Notes

Middle Tennessee 27, Marshall 24 (3OT)


Marshall Football Postgame Notes

Marshall 31, Southern Miss 10


Marshall Football Postgame Notes

Ohio 21, Marshall 10


Marshall 16, UConn 10

Marshall vs. UConn St. Petersburg Bowl

Expected to move to tackle (3 technique) for senior season, with graduation loss of veteran James Rouse.

R-JUNIOR SEASON (2014): Played 411 snaps in all 14 games for C-USA Championship team, splitting time at nose tackle with starter Jarquez Samuel ... Made 35 tackles (nine solos), including 2.5 tackles for loss and 1.5 sacks ... Had career-best game in then-unbeaten Herd's crucial Nov. 22 win at UAB, making 11 tackles (three solo, eight assists) with a half-sack ... Also recorded sack in opening win at Miami (Ohio) ... Posted six tackles in Herd's C-USA Championship Game win over Louisiana Tech.

R-SOPHOMORE SEASON (2013): Posted 25 tackles (eight solo), while appearing in every game for Marshall and starting twice ... Produced 1.5 sacks (one versus East Carolina; a half-sack at FIU) ... Had season-high four tackles in the win at FIU.

R-FRESHMAN SEASON (2012): Played in 11 games for the Herd (missed West Virginia) ... Made six tackles (two solo, four assisted), including a tackle for a loss at Purdue (Sept. 29) ... Had two tackles in loss at UCF.

FRESHMAN SEASON (2011): Redshirted to retain eligibility.

HERD FILE: Born June 24, 1993 ... Majoring in Sports Management at MU ... Originally committed to USC, and also had offers from seven other Pac-12 schools in addition to New Mexico, Iowa State and Colorado State ... At Palmdale High School, had 74 tackles, 9 sacks, 20 tackles for loss, 6 pass breakups and a fumble recovery as a senior ... A Rivals three-star prospect, ranked no. 40 nationally at strongside defensive end ... All-region and all-conference first team pick.