Greg Byrne's Wildcat Wednesday
#6 Jonathan McKnight
Position: Cornerback
Height: 5'11"
Weight: 174
Year: Redshirt Senior
Hometown: River Ridge, La.
High School: John Curtis HS
Experience: 3 Letters
McKnight Photos

2012: Played in 13 and started nine games at cornerback ... Recorded 51 tackles, 33 solo and 18 assisted ... Had a half sack for a loss of one yard ... Returned three interceptions for 71 yards, including a 48-yard score in the 59-38 win over No. 18 Oklahoma State ... Also broke up four passes and recovered one fumble ... Career- and season-high 11 tackles in the 39-36 win against No. 10 USC.

2011: Missed the season with a knee injury.

2010: Played 13 games as a true freshman ... A backup at corner and a mainstay on special teams ... Finished with 12 solo tackles and two passes defended ... Season-best three tackles against Washington and against ASU.

High School: SuperPrep All-Southwest ... Louisiana Sports Writers Association First-Team 2A All-State ... TigerRag Louisiana Top 25 ... Times Picayune Louisiana Fabulous 50 ... Defensive back and running back at Curtis ... Four interceptions as a senior, 20 PBU and 26 tackles in 2009.

Personal: Brother of former USC star Joe McKnight ... Sister, Johanna, played basketball and ran track at Richmond ... Enrolled in the College of Arts and Sciences.

Career Stats