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Wednesday January 9th, 2013

Arizona State defensive tackle Will Sutton will return to school for his senior year. (Christian Petersen/Getty Images) Arizona State defensive tackle Will Sutton will return to school for his senior year. (Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Arizona State All-American defensive tackle Will Sutton will return to the school for his senior season, the school announced Tuesday.

Sutton, a first-team AP All-America selection and Pac-12 Defensive Player of the Year, lead the team with 13 sacks for the 8-5 Sun Devils this season. Sutton was thought to be a first-round draft pick if he had decided to enter the 2013 NFL Draft. He finished the season with 63 tackles, was tied for second in the nation in tackles for loss with 23.5 despite missing one game with injury. He had five tackles, 2.5 sacks in the Sun Devils' Kraft Fight Hunger Bowl victory over Navy.

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