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John Rodgers
John Rodgers

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Moon Township, Pa.

High School:
Moon

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 260

Position:
Defensive Tackle

Birthdate:
09/06/1981



Set to begin his third season as a starter at defensive tackle ... has started 22 consecutive games (including last year's ECAC Bowl)

As a junior (2001): Posted 33 tackles (16 solo) on the season ... posted a season-high six stops at Fairfield ... added five tackles each at Marist and at Georgetown ... blocked a fourth quarter punt at Marist to set up a nine-yard scoring drive that produced the Dukes' final points in a 21-10 win

As a sophomore (2000): Started 10 of 11 games, finishing the year with 22 tackles including three tackles for loss (-11) ... was credited with 0.5 sacks vs. Iona and Siena ... posted a season-high five assisted tackles at Bucknell ... also registered four stops at VMI and vs. Iona

As a freshman (1999): Recorded a pair of unassisted tackles

Personal: Was a 1998 Associated Press Big School First Team All-State pick ... helped Moon High School to the WPIAL Class AAA title ... the '98 Tigers defense posted nine shutouts on the way to advancing to the PIAA Class AAA championship game ... full name is John T. Rodgers ... major: information technology ... date of birth: 9/6/81

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