|15 Brandon Bishop|
Big-Play Offense, Turnover-Producing Defense Highlight First Scrimmage
Head Football Coach Ruffin McNeill Discusses The Start Of Spring Practice
Preseason Camp Notebook No. 15
Preseason Camp Notebook No. 1
Initially earned roster position as a walk-on during the fall of 2012 and has worked his way onto the offensive two-deep at one of the outside receiving positions ... Wrapped up spring work officially listed as Cam Worthy's top backup at the "X" slot and also could experience action on various special teams units ... Caught one back for nine yards during the first spring scrimmage (March 31), but did not record any receptions in remaining two contests ... Turned in lifts of 380 pounds (back squat) and 280 (power clean) during the spring strength and conditioning testing period ... Also recorded a pro shuttle time of 4.17 to go along with a 30" vertical leap.
2013: Appeared in five games - Florida Atlantic, Southern Miss, Tulsa, UAB and NC State - during first active season in Pirate program ... Did not record any catches while experiencing limited action on offense.
2012: Redshirted after earning roster spot as a walk-on and contributed efforts to scout team squad.
High School: A football letterman at nearby Greene Central ... Was a prep teammate of current Pirate DL Fred Presley.
Personal: Full name is Brandon Jerod Bishop ... Major is public health studies ... Classroom work was recognized by ECU Honor Roll inclusion during the 2013 fall semester.