Dion Jordan, born March 5, 1990 in San Francisco, is listed as 6 feet 6 inches and 260 lbs. He originally started playing at the University of Oregon in 2009 in the Tight End position. After his first year, he was moved to Defensive End because of his athleticism. By the time he graduated in 2012, he had 121 tackles, 14.5 sacks, and 5 forced fumbles. He was nominated for the Bednarik Award, Rotary Lombardi Award, Bronko Nagurski Trophy, and the Ted Hendricks award. He was named in the All-Pac 12 first team in 2011 and 2012. He was drafted to the Miami Dolphins in 2013 with the third overall pick making him the highest picked "Duck" in 11 years.