DSU Football BIO
66 Kaiden Crawford

2017: Competed as a regular along the offensive line his first season on the active roster …  earned high marks to help lead Hornets to season-high 510 total yards, including 401 passing (also a season-best) vs. Howard on Oct. 14 … helped pave the way to 2017-high 179 rushing yards in 33-30 victory over Morgan State (Nov. 11) … his play helped contribute to five-game stretch in which Hornets passed for at least 226 yards in each contest … held his own in DSU’s 161-yard rushing performance against FBS West Virginia on Sep. 16 … Hornets had runs of 47, 25, 17 and 14 yards in West Virginia contest   


2016: Sat out the season due injury.


High School: Played two varsity seasons at Simon Gratz ..helped lead Bulldogs to 2015 4A District 12 championship … team posted 12-4 overall record and 8-0 conference mark during the 2015 season ... also saw action at defensive end and tight end during high school career.  

Personal: Son of Monique Atherton (mother),  Johnnie Crawford (father) and Bruce Thomas (step-father) … has two brothers, Malik, and Azir, and one sister, Trinity  … full name is Kaiden Joshua Crawford … nicknamed “Big Kai” … hopes to become a college professor … born 6/24/98 in Philadelphia.

Position: Offensive Lineman
Height: 6'5"
Weight: 310
Year: Junior
Hometown: Philadelphia, Pa.
High School: Simon Gratz
Experience: 1 Letter
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