High School: Was a three-year letter winner, playing tight end and defensive end, at Salesianum School in Wilmington, Del. ... Helped his team to a state title in 2009 ... As a junior, recorded 37 total tackles, with 12 tackles for loss and nine sacks to go with a pair of interceptions ... Followed up as a senior with 32 tackles, 14 for loss with eight sacks, and three interceptions ... Was invited to play in the Blue/Gold All-Star game, recording a pair of receptions for 62 yards and scoring on a five-yard run ... Also lettered in basketball ... Was named to both the Principal’s List and the Academic Honor Roll ... Was involved in the Delaware Foundation Reaching Citizens.
Personal: Full name is David Scott Lazear, Jr. ... Was born on May 10, 1994, in New Brunswick, NJ ... Is the son of Dave and Theresa Lazear ... Has three brothers – John (15), Christoper (11) and Matthew (7) – and one sister, Brittany (19), who is a swimmer at the University of Delaware ... His father played basketball at Eastern Michigan (1980-84) ... Has an uncle, Brian Coffee, who played college football at Mount Union (1986-90) ... Plans to major in Economics and wants to go to medical school.