Son of former NFL player Najee Mustafaa and has several other close family members with impressive athletic backgrounds ... Carried scholarship offers from nearly every power program in the southeast and was a former Georgia commit.
High School: Coached by Jason Dukes ... Four-star prospect by ESPN.com and Scout.com and a three-star prospect by Rivals.com ... Had 45 tackles as a senior (27 unassisted) and added six sacks and a forced fumble ... As a junior, he had 50 tackles (15 for loss) and eight sacks ... Held scholarship offers from Georgia, Florida, Florida State, Nebraska, Tennessee and Auburn, among several others.
Personal: Naim Mustafaa was born Oct. 4, 1994, in East Point, Ga. ... Son of Najee and Celeste Mustafaa ... Father played seven seasons in the NFL and was a teammate of OSU defensive coordinator Glenn Spencer at Georgia Tech ... His brother, Charles, played receiver at Kentucky from 2008-11 ... His cousin, Derek Smith, played basketball at Louisville and logged nine seasons in the NBA with the Clippers, Sacramento, Philadelphia, and Boston ... Another cousin, Tray Rutland, played football at Mississippi State.