The file on Karl Joseph
Karl Joseph was born in Orlando, Florida. He attended Edgewater High School there. A three-star recruit by Yahoo! Rivals, Joseph committed to West Virginia University.
West Virginia University
Joseph started all 13 games for the Mountaineers as a true freshman. He finished with a career-high 104 tackles, including seven for a loss and a sack.
Karl Joseph played four seasons for West Virginia, racking up 274 total tackles, 16 tackles for loss, two sacks, nine interceptions, seven pass breakups, three forced fumbles and five fumble recoveries. He had a career-high five interceptions in his final year in 2015. Joseph did suffer a torn ACL in college.
Karl Joseph was selected by the Oakland Raiders with the No. 14 overall pick in the 2016 NFL Draft.