UNLV: A well-built, physical safety who looks to turn in a big senior year ... Listed as the starter at one safety spot heading into fall ... ... A big-hitting, fiery competitor on the field who could be a candidate for MWC postseason honors ... Ranked the No. 23 free safety in college football by Phil Steele's ... A top student who earned 2006 Academic All-MWC honors.
2006: Earned his first letter as a Rebel by playing in 11 games, including making four starts ... Made a career-high seven tackles against Utah ... Matched that total and had a career-high six solo take downs against Air Force ... Finished the season with 43 total tackles, including 29 solo ... A preseason third team All-MWC selection by Phil Steele's, which ranked him the No. 19 free safety in college football before even suiting up for the Rebels.
SAN FRANCISCO: Played one year (2005) at the JC powerhouse under coach George Rush ... A teammate of current Rebel WR Aaron Straiten with the Rams.
OKLAHOMA: One of the elite players in the nation coming out of high school signed with the Big 12 Conference power and spent two years in Norman ... He redshirted 2003 and then played in all 11 games for the Sooners as a freshman in 2004 ... Posted five tackles and one forced fumble while mainly playing special teams.
HIGH SCHOOL: A 2003 graduate of Lewisville HS ... After senior 2002 prep season, he was ranked the No. 48 player in the nation, the No. 6 player in the state and the No. 1 defensive back in Texas by Rivals.com ... Tabbed the No. 4 safety in the nation by Sporting News ... Southwest Defensive Player of the Year by SuperPrep ... A two-time all-stater for the Farmers ... Also played on special teams and saw action as a wide receiver for coach Ronnie Gage ... Totaled 54 tackles, two interceptions, eight PBU and forced four fumbles as a senior despite missing three games because of injury.
PERSONAL: Antoine Daniel Cade was born on June 19, 1984, in Tulsa, OK ... The son of Clifton Cade ... Has a brother, Mario, and a sister, Asia ... Majoring in university studies.