Columbia Football BIO
93 Niko Padilla
CAREER HIGHS
TACKLES 7, vs. Monmouth
9/28/13
2013: Saw action in all 10 games … All-Ivy League honorable mention selection … Posted 41 tackles, 9.5 for losses, and one sack … Compiled seven tackles, 2.5 behind the line of scrimmage, against Monmouth … Registered five takedowns at Cornell and against Brown.

2012: Played in nine games... totaled 14 tackles with 1.5 sacks.

At Parish Episcopal School
: As a junior was the District 2-4A overall MVP and first team all-state on offensive and defensive line ... finished 2012 with 73 tackles, 16 sacks and 37 tackles for a loss ... earned TAPPS first team all-state on offensive and defensive line.

CAREER STATISTICS
    TACKLES           SACKS    
YEAR G UA A TOTAL TFL PD FF FR BLK UA A TOTAL YDS
2012 9 6 8 14 3-17 0 0 0 0 1 1 2 5
2013 10 20 21 41 11-20 1 0 0 0 0 2 2 5
TOTAL 19 26 29 55 14-37 1 0 0 0 1 3 4 5
Position: Defensive Lineman
Height: 6'1"
Weight: 288
Year: Junior
Hometown: Dallas, Texas
High School: Parish Episcopal School
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