2013 — Completed his sophomore season with 10 tackles in seven appearances, with seven of his stops being unassisted . . . Was credited with a season-best five tackles in the win over Tennessee, including a team-high four takedowns against the Volunteers . . . Contributed three more tackles vs. California . . . Participated in 30 or more snaps in consecutive appearances against Virginia (37), Tennessee and the Golden Bears.
2012 — Made appearances in seven straight games after missing season opener, recording tackles in six of them … Finished year with 14 tackles (7 solo), including single-game best five stops vs. Colorado . . . Also added four stops against Tennessee Tech . . . Contributed a pair of tackles vs. Washington and at Arizona State (2 solo) while returning an interception 4 yards against the Huskies.
2011 — Worked on the scout team during redshirt season … Took part in spring practice.
BEFORE OREGON — Played linebacker and running back for Monsignor Pace High School of the 2B District 8 league … Helped lead Spartans to 7-3 record as a senior, where he compiled 455 rushing yards on 47 attempts with four touchdowns … As a junior, made 125 tackles, nine sacks, and forced three fumbles … Rated as three-star recruit by Rivals.com and the No. 66 outside linebacker in the country.
PERSONAL — Parents: Mark Dixon and Octavia King. High School (Coach): Monsignor Pace (Joe Zaccheo), 2010. Major: General Social Sciences.
DIXON’S CAREER BESTS
All-purpose yards: 4, Washington, 10/06/12
Interceptions: 1, Washington, 10/06/12
Long interception return: 4, Washington, 10/06/12
Tackles: 6, Colorado, 10/27/12 (3-3)
Tackles for loss: 1.0, Colorado, 10/27/12 (1-0)
Fumbles forced: 1, Colorado, 10/27/12