Served as Wake Forest's starting punter for a second consecutive year ... Averaged 39.2 yards per punt on the season but showed marked improvement later in the year ... Averaged 46 yards or better in two of the last three games ... Averaged 41.9 yards per punt over the last four games and 42.1 yards over the last three contests ... Had five games in which he averaged 40 yards or better ... Handled all PATs and field goals through the first two games ... Converted a 20-yard field goal against Stanford (Sept. 12) ... Was replaced by Jimmy Newman as the placekicker during Week 3 ... Maintained his punting chores throughout the season ... Missed 2010 spring practice after undergoing off-season knee surgery ... Named to ACC Academic Honor Roll.
Was pressed into duty against Clemson (Oct. 9) when starter Sam Swank suffered a strained quadriceps muscle in practice the week of the game ... Handled all punting and placekicking duties for the next six games ... When Swank returned to action against Boston College (Nov. 22), Popham continued to handle the punting and kickoff chores ... Was the starting punter in the final three games of the year following Swank's return ... Led the team with a 39.2 punting average ... Averaged 41.2 yards per punt over the last five games ... Placed 11 of 30 punts during that time inside the opponents' 20-yard line ... Averaged 40+ yards per punt in four of the final five games ... Shared kickoff responsibilities with Andrew Wright during Swank's absence ... Made his collegiate debut against Clemson and booted field goals of 22 and 32 yards in the 12-7 win ... Had four punts downed inside the Clemson 20 that night ... Scored a season-high 11 points vs. Duke with three field goals including the overtime winner from 28 yards out ... Named ACC Special Teams Player of the Week on Nov. 3 following his performance against the Blue Devils ... Finished the year by making each of his last four field goal attempts ... Longest field goal of the year was 44 yards vs. Duke (Nov. 1) ... Had a career-long punt of 59 yards vs. Vanderbilt (Nov. 29) ... Named Academic All-ACC and selected to ACC Academic Honor Roll.
2007 (True Freshman):