The 'Jacks return three of four starters in the secondary from 2011.
Nov. 17, 2012 - Homer Bryce Stadium SFA 34, Northwestern State 17
2013 (Freshman): Competed in four games, playing primarily on special teams ... Recorded his first career start at Central Arkansas where he logged a season-best five tackles, all solo ... Credited with a tackle against McNeese State.
2012 (Redshirt): Spent the season working with the Lumberjack demonstration units.
High School: Second-team all-district selection at safety ... Recorded 59 tackles, including 24 solo stops and one tackle for a loss this season ... Named team captain ... True definition of a student-athlete earning Academic All-District and honorable mention all-state honors.
Personal: Son of Roderick and Voncilla ... Born July 7, 1994, in Dallas, Texas ... High School teammate, Demundre Freeman, is also an SFA signee ... Father played football at Mississippi Valley State.Franklin's Career Statistics