27  Billy Mitchell
Billy Mitchell
Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Navarre, Fla.

High School:
Navarre

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 229

Position:
LB

04/18/2013

New Defense Home Sweet Home for Holmes

The Word on the Herd-April 18, 2013

03/11/2013

Heater Playing Chess with `Moving Parts' on Defense

The Word on the Herd-March 11, 2013

11/03/2012

Herd Holds Off Memphis, 38-28

Rakeem Cato threw for four touchdowns

11/03/2012

Postgame Notes

Marshall 38, Memphis 28

10/28/2012

Notes and Reaction Following Saturday's Tilt with UCF

The Word on the Herd-October 28, 2012

R-JUNIOR SEASON (2012): Started in five games...Played in the final six games of the season after returning from a concussion... Recorded first interception and returned it for 25 yards vs. UCF (Oct. 27)... Forced first fumble in a win against Southern Miss (Oct. 20)... Recorded 34 tackles (15 solo, 19 assisted).

R-SOPHOMORE SEASON (2011): Played in all 13 games, making 22 tackles (13 solo, nine assists)...Had eight stops against UAB, a pass breakup against Houston and a blocked kick against Memphis.

R-FRESHMAN SEASON (2010): Played in three games and recorded a tackle against Ohio.

FRESHMAN SEASON (2009): Redshirted, did not play.

PRIOR TO MARSHALL: Saw action on both sides of the ball for the Raiders...Collected 55 tackles, two sacks, eight tackles for loss and four interceptions as a senior...Scored a total of nine touchdowns (five receiving and four rushing) in 2008...Served as kickoff and punt returner.