Found June 15, 2012 on Fox Sports Carolinas:
Some players rack up numbers because of the systems they play in. Others with a nose for the football always seem to be in the right place at the right time. N.C. States David Amerson belongs in both categories. Not only is he a stat-sheet stuffer, hes just plain good. Amerson is the best defensive player in the ACC and maybe the nation. With respect to Georgia linebacker Jarvis Jones, Florida State defensive end Brandon Jenkins, Notre Dame linebacker Manti Teo, Georgia safety Bacarri Rambo, LSU cornerback Tyrann Mathieu, and South Carolina defensive end Jadeveon Clowney, heres a vote for Amerson. The junior from Greensboro, N.C., is a 6-foot-3 cover cornerback with the hands of an all-conference receiver. Evidence: Amerson intercepted 13 passes last season, six more than any other player in the nation. He had 11 in the regular season and two in the Wolfpacks Belk Bowl victory over Louisville. He finished just one behind the all-time single season mark of 14, and grabbed th...
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