AFTER CAL: Signed an undrafted free agent contract with the Denver Broncos on April 26, 2010.
CAL CAREER: Appeared in 25 games with nine starts, making 69 tackles while adding 5.0 tackles for loss (-29 yards), 2.5 sacks (-22 yards) and one pass breakup ... also returned two kicks for 30 yards.
2009 (Game-by-Game Stats): Appeared in all 13 games and started nine, contributing 56 tackles to rank fourth on the team to go along with 4.5 tackles for loss (-28 yards), 2.5 sacks (-22 yards) and one pass breakup ... received the team's Ken Cotton Award as Most Courageous Player on defense ... posted a career-high eight tackles to along with 1.0 tackle for loss (-4 yards) at Oregon ... recorded six tackles on four occasions during home games vs. Maryland, Washington State, Oregon State and Arizona ... added a sack (-7 yards) against Arizona and a half-sack (-5 yards) against Maryland ... also registered a 10-yard sack at Minnesota ... had his lone pass breakup at Stanford ... returned a kickoff for 15 yards vs. Oregon State ... added 1.0 tackle for loss (-7 yards) against Arizona.
2008 (Game-by-Game Stats): Appeared in 12 games off the bench and accumulated 13 tackles ... recorded a season-high four tackles vs. Colorado State ... added two tackles on four other occasions (vs. Michigan State, at Washington State, vs. Oregon, vs. Miami, Fla. - Emerald Bowl) ... had 0.5 tackle for loss (-1 yard) at Washington State ... won the team's Dink Artal Award for the player best exemplifying Cal spirit.
JUNIOR COLLEGE: Earned a four-star ranking from Scout.com in its junior college ratings ... listed at No. 59 among junior college prospects nationally according to Rivals.com ... tabbed as a SuperPrep Juco top-100 player and the No. 25 junior college player overall nationally ... earned junior college All-America honors as a sophomore ... led San Francisco City College with 45 tackles in 2006, the same year his brother Desmond paced Cal and the Pac-10 in tackles, and also had an interception that he returned for a touchdown.
PERSONAL: Full name is Devin Leonard Bishop ... born July 17, 1986 ... parents are Dennis Bishop and Sherri Harris-Bishop ... father played college football for Illinois and professionally in the United States Football League ... brother of former Cal linebacker Desmond Bishop (2005-06), who led the Golden Bears in tackles in 2006, also wore No. 10 and is now a linebacker in the NFL with the Green Bay Packers ... major is American Studies.
BISHOP'S CAREER GAME-HIGHS
Tackles: 8 (at Oregon, 2009)
Tackles For Loss: 1.0 (three times, last vs. Arizona, 2009)
Sacks: 1.0 (twice, last vs. Arizona, 2009)
Forced Fumbles: None
Fumble Recoveries: None
Pass Breakups: 1 (at Stanford, 2009)
Quarterback Hurries: None
Blocked Kicks: None
LAST UPDATED: May 4, 2010