|City/State:||Rancho Cucamonga, Calif.|
|High School:||Los Osos HS|
2014 — Assumed the role as Oregon’s “big-play” specialist despite ranking ninth on the team in tackles (60) . . . However finished second in tackles-for-loss (11.5) with a team-high 76 yards of lost yardage, and runner-up in quarterback sacks (6.0) . . . He was credited with a pair of tackles for loss in both meetings with Arizona as well as Utah . . . Evolved from a pass rushing specialist to more of a complete player as evidence by his two deflected passes and a pair of passes broken up to go along with 37 solo stops . . . Yet few tackles were probably more critical than stuffing the quarterback for no gain at the goal line to preserve the Ducks’ five-point advantage over Florida State to open the second quarter in the Rose Bowl . . . The 15-game starter posted a personal-best eight tackles during the regular season vs. Arizona and seven against Ohio State in the CFP National Championship Game . . . Tied for third in the Pac-12 with three fumble recoveries while only two league counterparts were credited with more than his three forced fumbles . . . Jarred the football loose from Florida State’s Jameis Winston and returned it for a 58-yard touchdown in the Rose Bowl . . . His 89 snaps against Michigan State and UCLA paced a quartet of games where he eclipsed 80 plays.
2013 — Ducks’ eighth-leading tackler and top-five returnee earned Pac-12 honorable mention all-conference acclaim after finishing 13th in the country (3rd in the league) with four forced fumbles . . . Assuming the role from program’s 2013 first-round NFL draft pick, posted comparable numbers to the former standout’s junior season . . . The first-year starter opened all 13 games, finishing with 60 tackles and team highs in tackles-for-loss (12-50 yards) and quarterback sacks (7.5) . . . Accumulated a season-best seven tackles (4 unassisted) in season-opening win over Nicholls . . . Totaled six solo tackles and a 2013 two quarterback takedowns in win vs. Washington State . . . Finished with six tackles and 1.5 tackles for loss in win against California . . . Credited with QB sacks in seven of his first eight outings, including drops against Virginia, Cal, Colorado, Washington and UCLA, as well as tackles for losses in nine games . . . Also jarred the ball loose against Nicholls, the Cavaliers, the Golden Bears and the Bruins . . . Tallied five tackles four times – at Washington, at Stanford, at Arizona and vs. Oregon State . . . Took part in more than 60 plays in 11 contests and a collegiate-best 108 snaps against the Beavers.
2012 — Played in all 13 games, including starting nods at California and in the Fiesta Bowl … Finished the year with 12 of his 20 tackles being unassisted . . . Provided glimpse of the future, taking part in 59 snaps in win over Kansas State . . . Also took part in 62 plays at Arizona State . . . Credited with tackles in nine appearances, including four stops (3 unassisted) and one quarterback hurry in win at California . . . Added a trio of tackles against Tennessee Tech, Arizona and Stanford, including a tackle-for-loss of 1 yard against the Wildcats … Had a pair of unassisted tackles in the victory vs. Fresno State.
2011 — Pac-12 academic all-conference honorable mention … Appeared in 10 games, totaling 18 tackles … Made one tackle in the Rose Bowl win over Wisconsin … Recorded a solo tackle, one pass breakup and forced a fumble in win vs. UCLA in the Pac-12 Championship Game … Made three tackles against USC and had one tackle at Stanford and vs. Oregon State … Had a pair of solo stops in win vs. Cal … First career sack for a 3-yard loss to go along with a pair of solo tackles in victory vs. Missouri State … Had a career-high six tackles in win vs. Nevada.
2010 — Provided formidable looks of the oppositions’ defense as a member of the scout team during his redshirt year.
BEFORE OREGON — San Bernardino Prep Sports All-Baseline Defensive MVP … MaxPreps California Division 1 All-State second team defense… All-Inland Valley first team defense… All-CIF Southern Section Central Division… Daily Bulletin All-Star Football first team defender… Made 87 tackles his senior year, with a team-high 11.5 sacks and two fumble recoveries… As a junior, recorded 45 tackles and 6.5 sacks… Rated a three-star recruit by Scout.com, Rivals.com and ESPN.com..
PERSONAL — Parents: Monique and the late Tony Washington, Sr. Family: One brother, one sister. High School (Coach): Los Osos (Tom Martinez), 2010. Major: Psychology and Sociology.
WASHINGTON'S CAREER BESTS
Points scored: 6, vs Florida State, 01/01/2015
Touchdowns: 1, vs Florida State, 01/01/2015
Tackles: 8, Arizona, 10/02/14 (6-2)
Sacks: 2.0 [t-9th], Washington St., 10/19/13 (2-0)
Tackles for loss: 2.0 [t-47th], 5 times
Fumbles forced: 1 [t-6th], 8 times
Fumbles recovered: 1 [t-5th], 4 times
Pass breakups: 1, Stanford, 11/01/14; UCLA, 12/02/11; vs California, Oct 24, 2014