Played in 15 games with eight starts, tallying 22 tackles (15 solo), seven tackles for loss, seven sacks and 15 quarterback hits. His 7.0 sacks led the Falcons in 2018.
During Week 4 against the Cincinnati Bengals tallied three sacks, becoming the fifth Falcons player to produce three-or-more sacks in the second half of a single game.
Started 13-of-14 games, totaling 29 tackles (18 solo), including seven for a loss, 3.5 sacks and 13 QB hits before being placed on injured reserve.
Registered two sacks during Week 14 against the Carolina Panthers, his second career game with multiple sacks.
Has seen action in 45 games with 21 starts. Has totaled 16.5 sacks for a loss of 122.0 yards, 71 tackles (48 solo), 21 tackles for loss, two forced fumbles, one fumble recovery, one pass defensed and 38 quarterback hits.
Played in 15 games with eight starts in 2018, tallying 22 tackles (15 solo), seven tackles for loss, seven sacks and 15 quarterback hits. His 7.0 sacks led the Falcons in 2018.
Tallied three sacks during Week 4 of the 2018 season against the Cincinnati Bengals, becoming the fifth Falcons player to produce three-or-more sacks in the second half of a single game.
Collared 20 tackles (15 solo) with nine quarterback hits, four tackles for loss, six sacks, two forced fumbles, and one pass defense in his rookie season.
Notched five tackles with two sacks, two tackles for loss, two quarterback hits nad one pass defense in two postseason games.
Made his first start and dropped QB Matthew Stafford for his first career sack in a Week 3 win at Detroit.
Played in 34 games over three seasons at UCLA, totaling 102 tackles (80 solo) with 29 tackles for loss, 17 sacks, 10 passes defensed, six forced fumbles, and one fumble recovery.
Earned first-team All Pac-12 honors in 2016, finishing the season with 10 sacks which ranked third in the Pac-12 and his 18 tackles for loss ranked second in the conference.
Appeared in 13 games and made 12 starts along the defensive line in 2015. Finished the year tied for 10th on the team in tackles (35), third on the team with 7.5 tackles for loss and 4.0 sacks.
Entered UCLA in the fall quarter of 2014, after transferring from Contra Costa College. Saw action in 10 games, with one start, credited with six tackles, 3.5 for loss and 2.5 sacks.
Attended Contra Costa College and played one season of football. Was named first-team all-league after totaling 33 tackles, 18 for loss, and 10 sacks.
Played football for coach Mack Cariminer at Kennedy High School in Richmond, California. Credited with 60 tackles in his senior season and 11 sacks.
Totaled 15 sacks among his 50 tackles as a junior.
Was also a standout on the track, making it to the state meet in the 100 and 200 meter events in his junior and senior seasons.Full Name: Takkarist Jaune McKinley.
Son of Sylvester and Peggy Wiggins.
Born in Oakland, California.
Has one brother Sylvester III and a sister, Marie.
Ran a 10.58 100 meters in his first year running on the track.