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Phillip Parham


Lincoln Park, Mich.

High School:
Cass Technical

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 180



Phillip  Parham


Parham and Bryant Net NFL Minicamp Invites

Leopards to compete at Detroit Lions and Washington Redskins camps


Football Celebrates 2017 Season at Annual Banquet

Seniors highlight award winners


38 Student-Athletes Named to Academic Honor Roll

Three Leopards finish with perfect 4.0 GPA's


Bryant Named to STATS FCS All-America Team

Linebacker adds honor to growing list of accomplishments


Bryant and Parham Named to FCS All-America Team

Senior defensive stalwarts earn national honors


Lafayette vs. Lehigh -- No. 153

Photos by Rick Smith


Lafayette vs. Colgate

Photos from Lafayette football vs. Colgate (11/11/17)


Lafayette at Georgetown Photo Gallery

Photos by Kenya Allen


Lafayette vs. Villanova

Photos by Rick Smith


Lafayette vs. Sacred Heart

Photos by Rick Smith

2017: Started every game at corner his final season, earning All-Patriot League First-Team honors...named team's Defensive MVP...led the nation in interceptions per game (.64) and passes defended per game (1.7), including 12 pass breakups...his seven interceptions came in seven different games were the most in a season for a Lafayette player since Mike Joseph '88 had seven in picks were the second most in a season in Lafayette history...played in 39 games in his career with 33 starts...finished fifth on the team in tackles, making 56 tackles, including 38 solo stops...recorded eight tackles and picked off one pass against Sacred Heart (9/9)...collected a career-high nine tackles in a 14-10 win over Fordham (10/7) during which he also intercepted a pass.

2016: Started all 11 games at cornerback and was the team's defensive backs' MVP...finished fifth on the team with 49 tackles, including 2.5 tackles for loss...led the team with seven pass breakups...had at least one tackle in every game and had three or more tackles in nine games...made a season-high eight tackles in win at Central Connecticut State (9/2)...intercepted passes against Villanova (9/24) and Fordham (35-yard return for a touchdown).

2015: Started five of the last six games of the season at cornerback after overcoming a preseason hamstring injury...recorded 22 tackles on the season...made a season-high six tackles at Holy Cross (10/24).

2014: Played in 11 games with six starts, forcing his way into the starting cornerback spot for the final six games...named the team's defensive rookie of the year...led the team with three interceptions and also broke up nine passes...finished season with 27 tackles while adding in a fumble recovery and a blocked kick...made a season-high six tackles at Harvard (10/18) and at Bucknell (11/1)...intercepted a pass and returned it 35 yards for a touchdown at Harvard, the first pick-six against the Crimson since 2011, while garnering Patriot League Rookie of the Week honors...picked off a pass and recovered a fumble at Colgate (11/8)... blocked a field goal in the first quarter at Georgetown (10/11) in a 24-21 win.

AT CASS TECHNICAL: Part of back-to-back state champion teams which also claimed the 2013 city championship...secured 2013 All-City status in the Detroit Public School League...garnered All-Metro Second-Team honors...recognized as Cass Technical's Defensive Hustler...two-year starter who maintained a 3.7 GPA...Honor Roll student who also competed in track and field.

PERSONAL: Son of Melissa and Phillip Parham...has a younger sister, Lauren...born 8/6/96.