At Navy: Enters the fall third on the depth chart at left tackle behind Graham Vickers and Joey Gaston ... has continued to work hard and improve ... has good feet and agility.
2012: Played in seven games as a member of special teams.
2011: Saw action against Notre Dame and Troy.
2010: Played eight plays against East Carolina.
High School / Personal: A 2009 graduate of Hinsdale Central High School, Watkins attended the Naval Academy Prep School during the 2009-10 academic year ... a three-year football letterwinner who was an All-State (Ill.), all-area and all-conference selection in 2008 ... served as team captain his senior year ... sister, Claire, played soccer at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee ... son of Tim and Kelly Watkins ... majoring in general engineering.