Selected in the third round (99th overall) of the 2019 NFL Draft by the Buccaneers.
Did not miss a game in his collegiate career, playing in 51 career games at Kentucky (2014-18), starting the final 44. He totaled 318 tackles (20.5 for loss), 23 passes defensed, 10 interceptions, four forced fumbles and one fumble recovery.
Finished his career ranked second in school history in tackles by a defensive back, while his 10 career interceptions ranked fourth in school history.
Named second-team All-SEC by the Associated Press as a senior (2018), while recording 82 tackles (nine for loss), six passes defensed and two interceptions. Was a member of the Thorpe Award Watch List and the Bronko Nagurski Trophy Watch List.
As a junior (2017), recorded 97 tackles (four for loss), seven passes defensed and one sack, earning All-SEC distinction from Phil Steele.
In 2016, as a sophomore, Edwards registered 100 tackles (5.5 for loss), eight passes defensed, three interceptions and a half sack, garnering second-team All-SEC honors from AP and third-team honors from both Athlon and Phil Steele.
Notched 29 tackles (two for loss), two passes defensed, one forced fumble and one interception as a redshirt freshman (2015).
Redshirted in 2014.
Attended Winton Woods High School (Cincinnati), where he was named first-team Division II All-Ohio.