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  Jerrod Johnson

Jerrod Johnson

Player Profile

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Humble, Texas

High School:
Humble

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 243

Position:
QB

Experience:
2L

2008 (Sophomore): Performed well directing the Aggie offense after filling in for the injured Stephen McGee during the New Mexico game ... earned honorable-mention sophomore All-America honors by College Football News ... started the final ten games at quarterback after seeing action at wide receiver to start the season ... completed 194 of 326 passes for 2,435 yards ... set a school record by tossing 21 touchdown passes ... ran for 114 yards and three scores ... also caught two passes for 41 yards early in the season ... set a school record with 419 yards passing against Kansas State ... had three or more touchdown passes in four games.

2007 (Freshman): Saw action in five games as the Aggies' backup quarterback ... led the offense to touchdowns on six of the eight drives he quarterbacked ... threw two touchdown passes in only seven attempts ... rushed 13 times for 111 yards and three touchdowns.

2006: Redshirted.

High School: 2005 Houston Touchdown Club Offensive Player of the Year ... named to Dave Campbell's Texas Football Super Team ... named one of Dave Campbell's Texas Football Top 15 Quarterbacks ... consensus Texas top 50 recruit ... named #31 athlete in the nation by Rivals.com ... threw for 1,151 yards and six touchdowns as a senior ... also rushed for 613 yards and 11 touchdowns ... named District 22-5A Offensive MVP ... as a junior threw for 774 yards and 4 touchdowns while also catching 31 passes for 385 yards and seven touchdowns ... recorded two interceptions as a safety on defense ... named team MVP and earned all-district honors at wide receiver as a junior ... also named all-district as a sophomore after grabbing 21 passes for 310 yards and two scores ... coached by Walt Beasley.

Personal: Jerrod Terrel Johnson is the son of Pamela and the late Larry Johnson of Houston ... born July 27, 1988 in Houston ... kinesiology major ... his father played wide receiver and defensive back for the Aggies in the late 1970s, and was a longtime athletic administrator in the Houston area.

    CAREER BESTS (prior to '09 season)
  • Completions - 31 vs. Iowa St. 2008
  • Completion % - 79.5 vs. Kansas St. 2008; Iowa St. 2008
  • Attempts - 43 vs. Oklahoma St. 2008
  • Yards - 419 vs. Kansas St. 2008
  • Long Pass - 62(td) vs. Miami 2008
  • Rushes - 17 vs. Kansas St. 2008
  • Rushing Yards - 68 vs. Kansas St. 2008
  • Long Runs - 26(td) vs. Louisiana-Monroe 2007
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