- Dorian Munroe
- 5' 11"
- 207 lbs.
- Coral Reef
CAREER: A safety who missed the 2008 campaign due to injury...Has appeared in 26 games, with two starts...Has collected 42 total tackles, 29 solo and 13 assisted...Played a role in defense as a safety and on special teams on the kickoff and punt return squads...Had a career-high six tackles in the SEC Championship Game versus Arkansas in 2006.
2008: Tore his right ACL during the summer and missed the entire season.
2007: Saw action in all 13 games, with
two starts at safety versus Troy and LSU...Was a valuable player on both
defense and special teams...Collected 28 total tackles on the season, 19 solo
and nine assisted…Had five pass breakups and one quarterback hurry...Recorded a
season-high four tackles in his first career start as a defensive back versus
Troy...Also recorded four tackles versus Kentucky... Led the team in special
teams’ tackles with 13...Recorded a season-high three tackles as a member of
the kickoff squad versus
2006: Saw action on special teams in all 14 games, participating on UF’s kickoff, kickoff return, punt and punt return units...Registered two solo tackles in the win over Ohio State in the Tostitos BCS National Championship Game...Saw the most extensive defensive playing time of his career in the SEC Championship Game against Arkansas, manning the strong safety position for virtually the entire game after starter Tony Joiner went down with an injury…Turned in a career-high six tackles, including his first career tackle for loss, versus the Razorbacks...Assisted on a tackle in the 21-14 victory over Florida State...Logged three tackles versus Western Carolina...Notched a solo tackle on the game’s opening kickoff against South Carolina...Made two stops in the win over Vanderbilt...Registered his first career tackle - a solo effort - in the Georgia game.
2005: Did not see any game action and was a member of the scout team...Named to the 2005 SEC Freshman Academic Honor Roll.
PREP: In his senior season, recorded over 70 tackles, three interceptions, one receiving touchdown, three rushing touchdowns and three passing touchdowns...Led Dade County in interceptions with three... Ranked 11th nationally among all cornerbacks on Scout.com and Rivals.com...Played in the Dade/Broward County All-Star game and Florida/California Bowl game...Named first-team All-Dade County, third-team all state and was the 2003 Defensive Player of the Year...Named defensive back MVP at University of Miami football camp...Two-year letterwinner, captain and starter in basketball and also lettered in track in high school.
PERSONAL: Was born on Oct. 9, 1987, in New York...His parents are Norman and Elelse Munroe...Has two brothers, Malcolm and Jermaine, and one sister, Annellyse...Hobbies include watching movies and taking vacations...Most memorable moment is playing in the Homecoming game his sophomore year and catching a 78-yard touchdown to win the game...Chose Florida for its academic program and coaching staff...Also considered Florida State, Miami, Georgia, Tennessee and N.C. State.
MAJOR: Sport Management.
CAREER DEFENSIVE STATISTICS
Year UT-AT T T T BL QBS FF FR PD INT
2007 18-8 26 0 0 0 0 0 0
2006 11-5 16 1 0 0 0 0 0
Totals: 29-13 42 1 0 0 0 0 0
MUNROE’S CAREER HIGHS
Tackles: 6 (
QB Sacks: None
Forced Fumbles: None