- Turned heads with a strong spring and could be in the mix at safety for the Aggies in 2014.
Saw action in nine games … had two tackles, including a solo stop.
Did not see any action.
Earned 4-5A First Team All-District honors as a senior at Arlington Martin after making 69 tackles, 2 sacks, 2 PBU, and 2 forced fumbles in 2010 … posted 102 tackles, 3 sacks, 2 INTs and a fumble recovery as a junior … rated the No. 3 Safety in Texas by Dave Campbell’s Texas Football … named PrepStar All-Region and SuperPrep All-Region … chose the Aggies over Iowa, TCU, Purdue and several others.
Devonta Nathaniel Burns is the son of Sametria and Terrance Burns of Arlington, Texas … born Aug. 17, 1993 in Dallas, Texas … sport management major.