- Carlos Hendricks
Carlos  Hendricks


Montgomery, Ala.

High School:
Sidney Lanier H.S.

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 190




One of Blazers' most experienced secondary performers ... has seen action during career at both cornerback and safety positions ... a tough, athletic cornerback with excellent speed ... has made 22 starts in UAB career ... was redshirted in 2004 as he only played in one game due to injury ... projected as the starter at left cornerback heading into fall practice.

2004: Saw action in just one game (Florida State) because of injury ... was given medical redshirt.

2003: Started 9-of-12 games for UAB, including the last four ... ranked 10th on the team and third among defensive backs in tackles with 53 (40 solo hits) ... also recorded 1.5 tackles for loss and one sack ... had one interception during the season, that coming against TCU ... registered a season-high eight tackles against Army ... also had five stops in games against South Carolina and Memphis.

2002: A regular in UAB secondary, Hendricks started 10 of 12 games (six at strong safety and four at cornerback) ... finished the season with 50 tackles to rank No. 9 on the team ... also contributed 4.5 tackles, three sacks and three interceptions ... had a combined 22 tackles in the season's final three games, including a season-high 12 vs. Louisville ... also had interception and a tackle for loss in contest vs. the Cardinals ... recorded his three interceptions in consecutive games (vs. Southern Miss, East Carolina and Louisville).

2001: Played in 10 games, starting two ... recorded a tackle in all 10 games he played in ... had four total tackles (three solo) in UAB's 17-14 win at Memphis Oct. 27 ... blocked a punt that set up a Blazer touchdown in UAB'S 41-13 victory over Montana State Aug. 30 at Legion Field.

HIGH SCHOOL: One of the state of Alabama's top defensive back prospects as a prep performer at Sidney Lanier High School ... had five interceptions and 75 tackles as a senior at Sidney Lanier High School ... from the same high school program that produced former UAB players Wilbert Hamilton, Artavious and Tony Williams and current Blazer Nigel Eldridge.

PERSONAL: Born Aug. 31, 1983 ... son of Tracy Hendricks ... a communication studies major.