Navy will honor its 34 seniors in a pregame ceremony.
By Gary Lambrecht
Senior guard from Palm Bay, Fla.
Senior slot back from Durham, N.C.
Senior wide receiver from Bowie, Md.
• At Navy: Enters the fall third on the depth chart at outside linebacker ... moved from inside to outside linebacker last spring ... talented player that has struggled to get on the field at one of Navy’s most talented positions ... is a key special teams player ... plays with an attitude ... has earned two varsity letters.
• 2016: A special teams performer, he saw action in eight games ... turned in a solo tackle in the Mids’ win at East Carolina ... registered his first tackle of the season with an exclamation point, sacking UConn QB Bryant Shirreffs for a loss of nine yards ... it marked his first career tackle for loss and sack.
• 2015: A member of special teams, he saw action in all 13 contests and registered five tackles ... pitched in a tackle at Houston ... was in on a tackle against #15 Memphis ... chipped in a tackle at Notre Dame ... turned in a career-best two tackles in the win over Colgate in the opener.
• 2014: Appeared in two games as a member of special teams, including making his collegiate debut in the opener against No. 5 Ohio State ... chipped in his first collegiate tackle at Temple.
• High School / Personal: A 2013 graduate of Terry Sanford High School, Davenport attended the Naval Academy Prep School during the 2013-14 academic year ... a two-sport athlete who earned letters in basketball (2) and football (2) ... a two-time first-team all conference outside linebacker who was named the conference defensive player of the year his senior year ... high school teammate of Darryl Bonner and Jahmaal Daniel ... father was an All-ACC wide receiver at NC State (1988-91) and went on to play for the Pittsburgh Steelers from 1992-94 ... he was a member of the Wolfpack squad at the same time former Navy Defensive Coordinator Buddy Green was the Defensive Coordinator at NC State ... uncle, BoJack Davenport, played football at East Carolina in the late 80s ... son of Charles and Katundra Davenport ... majoring in political science.