Paul Oliver
# 8
Weak Corner - WC
Height: 6-0  Weight: 208
Previous Affiliations
Previous Experience
   Kennesaw, Ga.
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Courtesy: UGA Sports Communications
Release: 06/26/2006
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Career Highs: 9 tackles vs. Va. Tech in 2006

2007: Listed as number one SC at conclusion of spring drills

2006: Started every game and among team leaders in tackles (5th, 57) and interceptions plus had two sacks
*Had career-high nine tackles and 3 TFLs in Chick-fil-A Bowl win over #14 Va. Tech
*INTs against Ole Miss and one at home against #16 Ga. Tech came late in the fourth quarter to preserve wins
*Limited Ga. Tech All-American WR Calvin Johnson to 2 catches and 13 yards in home win to close the regular season
*Seven tackles against Florida
*Team went 9-4 including a Chick-fil-A Bowl win.
* Recipient of James G. Minter and Michael J. Faherty Football Scholarship
*Recorded two tackles, two PBUs, and one interception in spring game

2005: Appeared in 13 games with two starts
*Second career interception and first of the year against South Carolina
*Had a career-high four tackles against Louisiana-Monroe
*Started his first career game versus Florida
*Second start and second interception of the season came against Auburn
*Earned team’s Most Improved Defensive Player Award
*Best Game - 6 tackles, 2 forced fumbles, 1 INT vs. Auburn
*Part of 10-3 SEC Championship team

2004: Appeared in 12 games with one interception
*Notched nine tackles during the season, including one sack
*First career interception came in the win against South Carolina
Recorded two tackles and one pass deflection in spring game
*Recipient of Iron Man Award (players who do not miss a practice or summer workout during the year) at conclusion of the ’04 season
*Recipient of Teka and John Adams Endowed Football Scholarship
*Team went 10-2 capped by an Outback Bowl victory

2003: Redshirted
*Part of 10-3 SEC Eastern Division Championship team
High School:  Harrison, coached by Bruce Cobleigh
*Parade Magazine All-America First-Team
*USA TODAY All-USA Second-Team
*SuperPrep All-America, Elite 50 member, and ranked No. 1 player in Georgia, Atlanta Journal-Constitution Super Southern 100, Top 50 in Georgia, Class AAAAA All-State selection, and Super 11 as defensive back
*GSWA All-State, 1st Team All-Southeast
* 101 Team, #3 Player in Georgia
*Countdown To Signing Day All-South first team
*Ranked No. 1 defensive back prospect by
*No. 5 defensive back by, Preseason No. 1 defensive back by,Tom Lemming’s Top 100 prospects
*Recorded 65 tackles and three interceptions senior campaign
*During junior season caught 30 passes for 650 yards and 8 TDs
*60 tackles and nine interceptions on defense, four punt returns for TDs

Born: March 30, 1984; Major: Housing