Returned a punt for nine yards and a kickoff for eight yards, also had four solo tackles, four assists and a block against Connecticut on Aug. 31 ... registered six solo tackles against Merrimack on Sept. 9 ... had an interception, five solo tackles and two assists against Delaware on Sept. 23 ... had an assist agsinst Brown on Sept. 30 ... returned a kickoff for ten yards, had three solo tackles and two assists against James Madison on Oct. 7 ... had four solo tackles and three assists against Richmond on Oct. 14 ... registered nine solo tackles and three assists against Massachusetts on Oct. 21 ... had four solo tackles and one assist against Maine on Oct. 28 ... registered a 32-yard interception return and two solo tackles against Hofstra on Nov. 4 ... returned a kickoff for nine yards, had three solo tackles and two assists against New Hampshire on Nov. 11 ... returned three kickoffs for 77 yards, had seven solo tackles and two assists against Northeastern on Nov. 17 ... Was named to the 2006 Atlantic 10 Football All-Conference Defensive Second-Team.
Played in all 11 games ... registered six tackles with a tackle-for-loss and a forced fumble in a 56-10 triumph at Central Connecticut State on Sept. 10 ... made nine stops in a 48-29 victory over William & Mary on Sept. 17 ... made eight tackles at Brown on Oct. 1 and broke up a pass ...made eight tackles at Villanova in a 48-30 victory on Oct. 22 and broke up a pass ...made eight tackles against Hofstra on Oct. 29 ... earned a letter.
Forced a fumble and recovered another while making four tackles against Central Connecticut State on Sept. 11 ... scooped up a fumble and ran 34 yards for a score against Brown on Oct. 2 while intercepting a pass and registering six tackles ... named Atlantic 10 Co-Defensive Player of the Week after returning a pass interception 30 yards for a score in a 27-24 win over Massachusetts for Homecoming on Oct. 23 ... earned a letter.
Started 11 of 12 games as a red-shirt freshman ... led team in tackles with 85 ... also intercepted two passes, made two tackles for loss, broke up three passes and made a sack ... made10 tackles in his first career start on Sept. 13 against Northeastern ... made 10 tackles at Richmond on Sept. 27 ... intercepted a pass against state rival Brown on Oct. 4 ... intercepted another pass a week later against Villanova ... made nine tackles at Cincinnati on Nov. 8 ... earned a letter.
2002 (Red-shirt year)
Red-shirted ... did not play.
A standout wide receiver and defensive back for coach Michael Perrelli at Therrell High ... earned three letters and was team captain as a senior ... earned all-city honors as a senior ... also earned two letters as a member of the school's basketball team where he played point guard for coach Eric Williams.
Virgil Carl Gray is the son of Phillip and Rosie Gray of Atlanta, Ga. ... born on March 7, 1984 in Atlanta, Ga. ... physical education and exercise science major.