About Littlejohn: Started the season as a reserve "whip" linebacker but moved into first unit after Nate Combs' season-ending injury ... moved to defensive end before start of preseason practice ...listed as primary backup.
2010: Appeared in 10 games, including seven starts ... first career start at North Texas ... 30 tackles, 3.0 tackles for loss and a forced fumble ... third on the team with seven tackles at Eastern Michigan ... collected 1.5 tackles for loss and half of a sack ... forced a fumble opposite Tulane ... collected six tackles at Kent State ... matched career best with 1.5 tackles for at Rutgers.
2009: Did not appear in a varsity contest.
2008: Did not appear in a varsity contest.
High School: Two-time all-district selection at Deer Park High in Deer Park, Texas ... played for head coach Chris Massey ... three-time letterwinner ... two-way standout ... split time between fullback and linebacker positions ... second team academic all-state choice ... earned all-district honors at both linebacker and fullback positions ... served as team captain each of final two years ... National Honor Society member ... active in Fellowship of Christian Athletes.
Personal: Born Jan. 16, 1990 ... given name is Chad Randall Littlejohn ... parents' names are Randy and Pam Littlejohn ... great-uncle, Clyde Jacks, received Bronze Star while serving as U.S. Army captain ... enjoys hunting and fishing in spare time ... majoring in Engineering Management.