1 Chris Parks
Chris Parks


Conroe, Texas

High School:

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 190



Senior (2013): Played and started in 11 of SMU's 12 games...Led the Mustangs with 2 fumble recoveries (at TCU, at Memphis), in addition to his first career forced fumble (at TCU)...Tenth on the team in tackles with 38, and sixth on the team in solo tackles with 32...Tied for sixth on the team in tackles for loss with 5, including a pair of TFLs at Memphis and at Houston...Three pass breakups on the year...

Junior (2012): Saw time in all 13 games, making 12 starts... Had 48 tackles and seven pass breakups... Part of an SMU defense that posted two shutouts, tied an NCAA season record for pick-sixes, and tied for third in the country in total takeaways and second in fumble recoveries for TDs.

Sophomore (2011): Saw action in all 13 games on special teams... Had nine tackles... Recovered a fumble for a touchdown at TCU, turning the momentum in SMU's favor.

Freshman (2010): Played in eight games... Had a punt return in the Armed Forces Bowl against Army.

Prep: A three-star Scout.com recruit... First-team All-District 14-5A... Had 19 tackles, two interceptions, two fumble recoveries in 2009... Also had offers from Iowa State, Kansas State, Rice and UTEP.