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58 Kenny Parker
  • Defensive Tackle
  • 6-2, 298
  • Senior (RS), 2L
  • Warner Robins, Ga. (Northside HS)

A redshirt senior who missed the 2002 season recovering from back surgery…Began Gator career at defensive tackle in August 2000, was moved to offensive guard in October 2000 then moved back to defensive tackle in 2001…Was awarded an additional year of eligibility in the summer of 2003…Awarded the Greg See Most Courageous Award at the conclusion of the 2003 and 2004 spring drills…

CAREER: Has played in 29 games, starting nine, for 630 plays during his career…

2004: Played in every game except South Carolina with starts against Eastern Michigan, Middle Tennessee State, Mississippi State, and Georgia for 232 plays…First career sack came against Middle Tennessee…Led all defensive tackles with six total tackles at Mississippi State…

2003: Started at DT in six games (SJSU, Miami, Vanderbilt, South Carolina, FSU, Iowa) and saw action in 11 games (SJSU, Miami, Tennessee, Kentucky, LSU, Arkansas, Georgia, Vanderbilt, South Carolina, FSU, Iowa) for 310 plays…Underwent arthroscopic knee surgery prior to the Mississippi game and missed the Tennessee game…Returned at No. 6 LSU and had three tackles in only 14 plays…Missed the FAMU game with a sore shoulder but returned vs. Tennessee and had two tackles…Made first career start vs. San Jose State and recorded a TFL and four tackles, including three solo hits in the win…Recorded a career-high seven tackles vs. Vanderbilt and Florida State…Started at Miami and had two tackles vs. the 'Canes in 30 plays on the night…

2002: Did not see any action due to back surgery during the off-season…

2001: Participated in just three plays as a backup versus UL-Monroe before he injured his back and missed the rest of the season and received a medical redshirt…Missed spring drills recovering from back surgery in January 2001…

2000: Appeared in five games as a true freshman (Ball State, Middle Tennessee, Kentucky, LSU, Auburn) for 85 plays as a defensive tackle before being switched at midseason to offensive guard for the remainder of the season due to injuries and lack of depth at that area…Made eight tackles, three unassisted…

PREP: A standout defensive lineman from Georgia who garnered prep All- America honors…All-America honors from USA Today…Rivals.com network ranked him among the nation's top 20 defensive tackles…A two-time first-team all-state selection who SuperPrep ranked among the top two defensive linemen in the state of Georgia…Named to PrepStar's All-Southeast Region Team…Had 97 tackles as a senior and 95 as a junior…A four-year starter at defensive tackle for a team that went 25-2 his last two years… Selected to play in Florida-Georgia All-Star Game…Also visited Auburn, Georgia Tech, Notre Dame and Tennessee…High school coach was Conrad Nix…

MAJOR: Sociology


Career Defensive Stats:
Year Ut-At Tt Tbl Qbs Ff Fr Pd Int
2001 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2002 DNP
2000 3-5 8 0 0 0 0 0 0
2003 23-14 37 2 0 0 0 1 0
2004 8-7 15 2 1 0 0 0 0
Total 34-26 60 4 1 0 0 1 0

Career Highs:
Total Tackles: 7 (twice, last FSU, 2003)
QB Sacks: - 1 (Middle Tennessee, 2004)
Forced Fumbles: -
Interceptions: -
Big Plays: 1 (2x, last vs. Middle Tennessee, 2004)

Florida Football 2004

 #58 Parker,K.

Games played: 11

                                     |---------TACKLES---------| |-SACKS-| |-FUMBLE-|            Pass Blkd |-Kicks--XPTS-|

 Date         Opponent               Solo  Ast  Total    TFL-Yds    No-Yds  FF FR-Yds Int-Yds QBH Brk Kick Att-Mad Run Rcv Saf  Pts

 Sep 11, 2004 EASTERN MICHIGAN.......   0    0      0    0.0-0     0.0-0     0  0-0     0-0     1   0    0   0-0     0   0   0    0

 Sep 18, 2004 at Tennessee...........   0    0      0    0.0-0     0.0-0     0  0-0     0-0     0   0    0   0-0     0   0   0    0

 Sep 25, 2004 KENTUCKY...............   0    0      0    0.0-0     0.0-0     0  0-0     0-0     0   0    0   0-0     0   0   0    0

 Oct 02, 2004 ARKANSAS...............   2    0      2    1.0-1     0.0-0     0  0-0     0-0     0   0    0   0-0     0   0   0    0

 Oct 09, 2004 LSU....................   1    0      1    0.0-0     0.0-0     0  0-0     0-0     0   0    0   0-0     0   0   0    0

 Oct 16, 2004 MIDDLE TENN. STATE.....   2    1      3    1.0-5     1.0-5     0  0-0     0-0     0   0    0   0-0     0   0   0    0

 Oct 23, 2004 at Mississippi State...   1    5      6    0.0-0     0.0-0     0  0-0     0-0     0   0    0   0-0     0   0   0    0

 Oct 30, 2004 vs GEORGIA.............   1    0      1    0.0-0     0.0-0     0  0-0     0-0     0   0    0   0-0     0   0   0    0

 Nov 6, 2004  at Vanderbilt..........   1    0      1    0.0-0     0.0-0     0  0-0     0-0     1   0    0   0-0     0   0   0    0

 Nov 20, 2004 at Florida State.......   0    1      1    0.0-0     0.0-0     0  0-0     0-0     0   0    0   0-0     0   0   0    0

 Dec 31, 2004 vs Miami Hurricanes....   0    0      0    0.0-0     0.0-0     0  0-0     0-0     0   0    0   0-0     0   0   0    0

 Totals..............................   8    7     15    2.0-6    23.0-5     0  0-0     0-0     2   0    0   0-0     0   0   0    0



Florida Football 2003

#58 Parker,K.

Games played: 10

                                     |---------TACKLES---------| |-SACKS-| |-FUMBLE-|            Pass Blkd |-Kicks--XPTS-|

 Date         Opponent               Solo  Ast  Total    TFL-Yds    No-Yds  FF FR-Yds Int-Yds QBH Brk Kick Att-Mad Run Rcv Saf  Pts

 Aug 30, 2003 SAN JOSE STATE.........   1    0      1    0.0-0     0.0-0     0  0-0     0-0     0   0    0   0-0     0   0   0    0

 Sep 06, 2003 at MIAMI Hurricanes....   1    1      2    0.0-0     0.0-0     0  0-0     0-0     0   0    0   0-0     0   0   0    0

 Sep 20, 2003 TENNESSEE..............   0    0      0    0.0-0     0.0-0     0  0-0     0-0     0   0    0   0-0     0   0   0    0

 Sept. 27     at Kentucky............   1    0      1    0.0-0     0.0-0     0  0-0     0-0     0   0    0   0-0     0   0   0    0

 Oct. 11      at LSU.................   1    1      2    0.0-0     0.0-0     0  0-0     0-0     0   0    0   0-0     0   0   0    0

 Oct. 18      at Arkansas............   1    1      2    0.0-0     0.0-0     0  0-0     0-0     0   0    0   0-0     0   0   0    0

 Nov. 1       vs Georgia.............   0    0      0    0.0-0     0.0-0     0  0-0     0-0     0   0    0   0-0     0   0   0    0

 Nov 08, 2003 VANDERBILT.............   2    1      3    0.0-0     0.0-0     0  0-0     0-0     0   0    0   0-0     0   0   0    0

 Nov. 15      at South Carolina......   1    2      3    0.0-0     0.0-0     0  0-0     0-0     0   1    0   0-0     0   0   0    0

 Nov 29, 2003 FLORIDA STATE..........   5    0      5    1.0-2     0.0-0     0  0-0     0-0     0   0    0   0-0     0   0   0    0

 Totals..............................  13    6     19    1.0-2    25.0-0     0  0-0     0-0     0   1    0   0-0     0   0   0    0



Florida Football 2001

#58 Kenny Parker

 Games played: 3

                                     |---------TACKLES---------| |-SACKS-| |-FUMBLE-|            Pass Blkd |-Kicks--XPTS-|

 Date         Opponent               Solo  Ast  Total    TFL-Yds    No-Yds  FF FR-Yds Int-Yds QBH Brk Kick Att-Mad Run Rcv Saf  Pts

 Sep 08, 2001 LOUISIANA-MONROE.......   0    0    0.0    0.0-0     0.0-0     0  0-0     0-0     0   0    0   0-0     0   0   0    0

 Nov 03, 2001 VANDERBILT.............   0    0    0.0    0.0-0     0.0-0     0  0-0     0-0     0   0    0   0-0     0   0   0    0

 Dec 01, 2001 TENNESSEE..............   0    0    0.0    0.0-0     0.0-0     0  0-0     0-0     0   0    0   0-0     0   0   0    0

 Totals..............................   0    0    0.0    0.0-0    28.0-0     0  0-0     0-0     0   0    0   0-0     0   0   0    0





Florida Football 2000

#95 Kenny Parker

Games played: 5

                                     |---------TACKLES---------| |-SACKS-| |-FUMBLE-|            Pass Blkd |-Kicks--XPTS-|

 Date         Opponent               Solo  Ast  Total    TFL-Yds    No-Yds  FF FR-Yds Int-Yds QBH Brk Kick Att-Mad Run Rcv Saf  Pts

 Sep 02, 2000 BALL STATE.............   0    0    0.0    0.0-0     0.0-0     0  0-0     0-0     0   0    0   0-0     0   0   0    0

 Sep 09, 2000 MIDDLE TENNESSEE.......   3    0    3.0    2.0-2     0.0-0     0  0-0     0-0     0   0    0   0-0     0   0   0    0

 Sep 23, 2000 KENTUCKY...............   1    0    1.0    0.0-0     0.0-0     0  0-0     0-0     0   0    0   0-0     0   0   0    0

 Oct 07, 2000 LSU....................   0    0    0.0    0.0-0     0.0-0     0  0-0     0-0     0   0    0   0-0     0   0   0    0

 Oct 14, 2000 AUBURN.................   1    0    1.0    0.0-0     0.0-0     0  0-0     0-0     0   0    0   0-0     0   0   0    0

 Totals..............................   5    0    5.0    2.0-2    22.0-0     0  0-0     0-0     0   0    0   0-0     0   0   0    0

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