At Stanford: Now in his fifth season at Stanford, Andrew returns as an experienced nose tackle who is expected to be a force for the Cardinal in 1999 ... He played a reserve role in 1996 and '97 before moving into the starting lineup last season ... Has played a lot of football for the Cardinal the past three years ... Great competitor who has tremendous work-ethic and mental toughness ... A leader both on and off the field ... Very solid player who will be a key factor on the Cardinal defense in 1999.
The 1998 Season: Moved into the starting lineup for the first time in his career ... Started nine of 11 games at nose tackle ... Missed games #5 and #6 vs. Notre Dame and Oregon State due to injury ... Registered 29 total tackles, including two tackles-for-loss ... Recorded six tackles in a game on two occasions: vs. Arizona and Arizona State ... Both of his tackles-for-loss came against North Carolina.
The 1997 Season: A reserve nose tackle, he tallied 14 total tackles, 11 unassisted tackles, three tackles-for-loss and two quarterback sacks ... Had a season-high four tackles, one tackle-for-loss and one quarterback sacks in game #10 at Washington State
The 1996 Season: Played a reserve role at both defensive tackle and nose tackle ... Recorded five total tackles with two tackles-for-loss and one quarterback sack ... Had his biggest game of the season in game #2 vs. San Jose State when he registered three unassisted tackles, two tackles-for-loss and one quarterback sack.
The 1995 Season: Redshirted the '95 season.
In High School: Talented athlete who starred on both the offensive and defensive lines at Tulare Union High School in California ... Andrew was named First-Team All-League following his junior and senior seasons ... Team captain as a senior ... Participated in basketball and track in high school ... Threw the shot and discus in track ... California Scholastic Federation member ... Member of the Black Student Union.
Personal Information: Played in his HS band for four years ... Plays the drums and piano ... Computer science major.
Currie's Career Statistics
Sack/ TFL/ Year UT AT TT Yds Yds Int 1996 5 0 5 1/1 2/2 0 1997 11 3 14 2/16 3/18 0 1998 14 15 29 0/0 2/5 0 Totals 30 18 48 3/17 7/25 0