Signed by Tampa Bay as a college free agent on May 13, 2019.
Played in 51 games, with 32 starts, at Wisconsin (2014-18), amassing 177 tackles (8.5 for loss), 16 passes defensed, five interceptions, 2.5 sacks, three forced fumbles and two fumble recoveries.
As a senior (2018), he won the Jason Witten Collegiate Man of the Year Award, which is presented to the Division I player who demonstrates a record of leadership, courage, integrity and sportsmanship. He was also a finalist for the William V. Campbell Trophy (player with the best combination of academics, community service, and on-field performance).
Finished the season with 43 tackles (2.5 for loss), three passes defensed, one forced fumble and one fumble recovery, while earning consensus Third-Team All-Big Ten honors.
Named First-Team All-Big Ten by the coaches at the conclusion of his junior season (2017), in which he totaled 55 tackles (3.5 for loss), four passes defensed, one interception, 1.5 sacks and one forced fumble.
Started all 14 games as a sophomore in 2016, logging 60 tackles (2.5 for loss), eight passes defensed, four interceptions, one sack, one forced fumble and one fumble recovery.
Named Third-Team All-Big Ten by the media.
Appeared in all 13 games as a redshirt freshman (2015) and recorded 16 tackles with one pass defensed.
As a true freshman in 2014, played in three games before missing the rest of the season due to injury.
Earned a master’s degree in counseling psychology.
Three-year team captain at New Smyrna Beach High School (New Smyrna Beach, Florida).
Earned AP first-team all-state honors as a senior and was named second-team all-state as a junior.
Three-time all-area selection at defensive back and running back.
Brother of Daryl Dixon, who played safety at Florida from 1999-03 and is currently an assistant coach at Army.