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John Curtis

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Height
6' 2"
CLASS
RSR
Hometown
Rockledge
Weight
215 lbs.
Experience
1L
School
Cocoa Beach
#10

 

CAREER: A redshirt senior safety who missed the 2008 campaign after suffering a torn ACL...Has appeared in 17 games, mostly on special teams...Has collected 11 total tackles, six solo and five assisted...Made his only career pass deflection in his Gator debut in 2006...Had a career-high three tackles versus Florida Atlantic and Florida State in 2007...Blocked one punt and returned it 13 yards versus South Carolina as a redshirt junior...2008: Tore his left ACL over the summer and missed the entire season...2007: Played in 11 games...Dressed but did not see game action versus LSU...Received extensive action on the special teams’ unit...Had seven tackles on the season, three solo and four assisted...Collected a career-high three tackles each in games versus Florida Atlantic and Florida State...Had his best game on special teams versus South Carolina after he blocked a punt and returned it 13 yards...2006: Saw time on UF’s kickoff, kickoff return and punt teams in six games...Made his return to the lineup against Vanderbilt, seeing time on special teams...Did not play against Alabama, LSU, Auburn and Georgia...Made a solo tackle against Kentucky in Florida’s 26-7 home victory...Had a solo tackle in the 21-20 win over Tennessee...Contributed a solo tackle to the win over UCF...Made one tackle and broke up a pass in his Gator debut versus Southern Miss...2005: Injured his knee during preseason drills and had season-ending surgery in August...2004: Member of the scout team who did not see any game action...PREP: In addition to wide receiver, also played defensive back and free safety in high school...Three-year letterwinner and starter for two...Also played basketball and ran track in high school...PERSONAL: Was born on April 23, 1986...His father is John Curtis III...MAJOR: Recreation Event Management.

 

CAREER DEFENSIVE STATISTICS

Year    UT-AT TT TBL QBS   FF    FR  PD   INT

2006    3-1       4    0    0         0     0    1      0

2007    3-4       7    1    0         0     0    0      0

Totals: 6-5      11   1    0        0     0    1      0

 

CURTIS’ CAREER HIGHS

Tackles: 3 (twice, last vs. Florida State, 2007)

QB Sacks: None

Forced Fumbles: None

Interceptions: None

 

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