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Images from the UCLA/Houston football game on Sept. 3, 2011
UCLA - A two-year starter along the defensive front ... Possesses good athletic ability.
2011 - Appeared in 12 games, all in a starting role at defensive tackle ... Made one stop in games at Houston and San Jose State ... Credited with two tackles against Texas ... Made one stop at Stanford ... Had three tackles in the bowl game against Illinois.
2010 - Played in all 12 games and made three starts ... Made his first career start in opener at Kansas State and had four tackle assists ... Made one tackle versus Stanford and broke up a pass ... Played off the bench against Houston ... Started at Texas ... Off the bench against Washington State ... One stop at Cal ... One tackle assist at Washington ... One tackle for loss at Arizona State ... Credited with one stop against USC.
2009 - Played in six games on defense and/or special teams ... Totaled two tackles on the year, one versus Cal and one in the bowl victory over Temple.
2008 - Appeared in five games on defense (end) and/or special teams ... Recorded one tackle.
2007 - Did not see action in his first year in the program and has one season of eligibility remaining.
HIGH SCHOOL - Lettered two seasons of football for coach Knox at Los Angeles' Verbum Dei HS ... Rated No. 9 defensive end in California by scout.com ... Earned three stars from rivals.com and scout.com ... All-CIF-Southern Section Mid Valley ... As a senior, he was credited with 83 tackles, including 14 sacks ... Totaled two fumble recoveries and four deflections ... Also had 26 hurries ... Team posted four shutout wins ... Named first-team All-Camino Real League on defense ... Earned the Student-Athlete Honor Roll Award ... Had five catches and scored two touchdowns as a tight end ... Posted 38.3 yard average as a punter ... Returned three punts for a 39.3 yard average ... As a junior, made over 60 tackles, including seven sacks ... Played four years of basketball for coaches Letter, Alex, Willis and Washington.
PERSONAL - Full Name: Justin Aaron Edison ... Born: March 18, 1989 in Los Angeles, CA ... Wife: Chanel Edison ... Daughter: Savannah Edison ...Parent: Harold Edison ... Has two brothers, Deion and Jevon, and one sister, Dejae ... Biggest thrill in sports was winning the CIF championship at Verbum Dei for the first time since his dad was a member of a team which won it ... Lists Hardy Nickerson as the NFL player he admires the most ... Hobbies include bowling, movies, bike riding, and working out ... Favorite class is Math ... Has an interest in a career in computer engineering ... Athletic Director's Honor Roll in Fall 2007, Winter 2008 and Spring 2011 ... Sociology major.
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