2008: Did not see any game action ... A Patriot League Academic Honor Roll selection.
2007: Played in 10 games ... Had one assisted tackle at Stony Brook ... Had two tackles (1 solo) and his first-career interception against Lafayette ... Had one pass breakup against Yale ... Recorded a career-high 11 tackles (3 solo) at Holy Cross ... Had four tackles (1 solo) and one tackle-for-loss against Cornell ... Had two assisted tackles and 0.5 tackle-for-loss at Penn ... Had one unassisted tackle at Bucknell ... Had two solo tackles at Lehigh.
2006: Saw action in two games as a freshman ... A Patriot League Academic Honor Roll selection.
High School: Three-year varsity letterwinner at St. John's ... Played quarterback, safety and punter ... Team captain as a senior ... Named the team's most valuable player as a senior ... Named to Massachusetts 2006 Shriner's All-Star Football Team ... Boston Herald All-Star, Salem Evening News All-Star and Lynn Item All-Scholastic in football ... Catholic Conference All-Star safety and punter as a junior and senior ... Tallied 107 tackles, five interceptions and six pass breakups as a senior ... Also earned all-conference honors in track ... Won at least a share of the Division I Catholic Conference from 2002-05.
Personal: Born on March 13, 1988 in Salem, Massachusetts ... The son of Mark and Margaret Cassidy ... Has two younger brothers, Patrick and Sean ... His cousin, Ryan Kelleher, plays football at Sacred Heart ... Father was a wrestler at Bridgewater State and uncle (John Slattery) ran track at Boston State ... Ran the team's weightlifting program in the off-season .. Produced team highlight video that raised money for a floating hospital in Vietnam ... School speaker to underclassmen and incoming students.