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Javier Estopinan

DT

Height
6' 2"
CLASS
RSR
Hometown
Miami
Weight
290 lbs.
Experience
4L
School
South Miami
Javier Estopinan

 

HONORS: Named to the 2007 SEC Fall Academic Honor Roll…CAREER: Appeared in 31 total games over his career with nine starts…2008: A 2008 captain of the Florida squad and member of the 2008 UF Football Leadership Committee…A 2008 ARA Sportsmanship Award Finalist…Played in all 14 games during the season…Subbed in on the defensive line early in the season, then saw a switch to fullback and halfback for the remainder of the season, contributing in short-yardage situations, as well as on special teams…Scored his first career touchdown as a Gator on a one-yard rush against The Citadel…Graded out a champion for his performance against the Bulldogs…Saw action on offense against Kentucky, Vanderbilt, South Carolina, The Citadel, Florida State, Alabama and Oklahoma…A contributor on special teams who returned a kickoff for six yards as a member of the kickoff unit against The Citadel…2007: Solid defensive lineman who suffered another season-ending knee injury…Saw action in eight games and missed the final five games of the year (Vanderbilt, South Carolina, Florida Atlantic, Florida State and Michigan) due to injury…Made starts in eight games but did not start against Troy, Vanderbilt, South Carolina, Florida Atlantic, Florida State and Michigan…Sustained a knee injury against Georgia and finished the year with 19 tackles, 11 solo and eight assisted…Recorded three tackles for a loss of 13 yards and had one sack for a loss of six yards…Added a pass breakup and a quarterback hurry…Performed well prior to injury and made 13 tackles in a three-game stretch against Auburn, LSU and Kentucky…Best game came versus Auburn, when he posted a career-high five tackles – four solo and one assisted…Had two tackles for a loss of six yards against the Plainsmen…Registered four tackles, including one for a loss at LSU…Also had four tackles, to go along with one sack, for a loss of six yards against Kentucky…Made his first start since return from injury in the previous season against Western Kentucky…2006: Sustained a knee injury in the LSU game and missed the remainder of the season…Saw time on the Gators’ kickoff return and punt teams in the season’s first six games…Notched his second career start on the defensive line versus LSU…Made his first collegiate start in the Alabama game and responded with a career-high three tackles…Earned playing time on the defensive line versus Kentucky…Assisted on a tackle and recorded a quarterback hurry against UCF…Picked up an assist in the season-opening win over Southern Miss…2005: Did not see game action and sat out the season with a leg injury…2004: One of eight true freshmen to see action…Made collegiate debut against Eastern Michigan and recorded two tackles…Played in four games (EMU, LSU, MTSU and South Carolina) for 36 plays…Saw action in season high 25 plays vs. Eastern Michigan…Made first career road trip to Tennessee…PREP: The No. 21-ranked linebacker in the country and the sixth-best prospect in the South according to TheInsiders.com…A first-team Class 6A all-state selection…A member of TheInsiders.com Southern Hot 100…Rated 71st-best prospect in the state of Florida in SuperPrep’s All-America issue…As a senior, recorded 112 tackles (22 for loss), five sacks, three caused fumbles and had two interceptions (returning one for a 42-yard touchdown)…Selected first-team All-Dade County as a junior…Had a 45-0 record in wrestling as a junior and won the Class 3A state title after an injury kept him from winning the championship as a sophomore…Considered Ohio State and N.C. State in the recruiting process…Football coach was Joe Mira…PERSONAL: Was born on Nov. 25, 1985…Active member of the Goodwill Gators who participated in the Jump Rope for Heart event…His parents are Lazaro and Alina…Has two older brothers, Gabriel and Jose…Gabriel wrestled at the University of Minnesota from 1998-2001…MAJOR: Graduated with a degree in Geography in 2008...Earning his Master’s in Building Construction in 2009.

 

 

CAREER DEFENSIVE STATISTICS

Year   UT-AT T  TT  BL  QBS  FF  FR  PD  INT

2004    1-1        2    0      0       0   0     0     0

2006    1-4        5    0      0       0   0      0     0

2007    11-8     19   3      1      0    0    1     1   

Totals: 13-13  26   3      1       0    0     1     1

 

CAREER RUSHING STATISTICS

Year    No.    Yds    Avg.   TDs Long

2008     1       1      1.0       1       1

Totals:  1       1      1.0       1       1

 

CAREER PUNT RETURN STATS

Year    No.    Yds    Avg.   TDs Long

2008     1       6      6.0       0       6

Totals:  1       6      6.0       0       6

 

 

ESTOPINAN’S CAREER HIGHS

Tackles: 5 (Auburn, 2007)

QB Sacks: 1 (Kentucky, 2007)

Forced Fumbles: None

Interceptions: None

Rushing Yards: 1 (The Citadel, 2008)

Rushing Touchdowns: 1 (The Citadel, 2008)

 

 

2008                                            
    RUSHING RECEIVING PASSING KICK RET PUNT RET all
Date Opponent No. Yds TD Lg No. Yds TD Lg Cmp-Att-Int Yds TD Lg No Yds TD Lg No Yds TD Lg purp
Aug 30, 2008 HAWAII 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sep 6, 2008 MIAMI 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sep 20, 2008 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 27, 2008 OLE MISS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Oct 4, 2008 at Arkansas 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Oct 11, 2008 LSU 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0-0 0 0 0 1 8 0 8 0 0 0 0 8
Oct 25, 2008 UK 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nov 1, 2008 vs UGA 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nov 8, 2008 at Vanderbilt 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nov 15, 2008 USC 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nov 22, 2008 THE CITADEL 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0-0-0 0 0 0 1 6 0 6 0 0 0 0 7
Nov 29, 2008 at Florida State 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dec 6, 2008 vs Alabama 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jan 8, 2009 vs Oklahoma 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Totals 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0-0-0 0 0 0 2 14 0 8 0 0 0 0 15
                                             
2007                                  
    TACKLES SACKS FUMBLE Pass Def     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 1, 2007 WKU 0 0 0 0.0-0 0.0-0 0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0-0 0 0 0 0
Sep 8, 2007 TROY 1 0 1 0.0-0 0.0-0 0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0-0 0 0 0 0
Sep 15, 2007 UT 0 3 3 0.0-0 0.0-0 0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0-0 0 0 0 0
Sep 22, 2007 at Ole Miss 2 0 2 0.0-0 0.0-0 0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0-0 0 0 0 0
Sep 29, 2007 AUBURN 4 1 5 1.5-6 0.0-0 0 0-0 0-0 1 0 0 0-0 0 0 0 0
Oct 6, 2007 at LSU 1 3 4 0.5-1 0.0-0 0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0-0 0 0 0 0
Oct 20, 2007 at Kentucky 3 1 4 1.0-6 1.0-6 0 0-0 0-0 0 1 0 0-0 0 0 0 0
Oct 27, 2007 vs UGA 0 0 0 0.0-0 0.0-0 0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0-0 0 0 0 0
  Totals 11 8 19 3.0-13 1.0-6 0 0-0 0-0 1 1 0 0-0 0 0 0 0
                                   
2006                                  
    TACKLES SACKS FUMBLE Pass Def     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
2-Sep-06 SOUTHERN MISS 0 1 1 0.0-0 0.0-0 0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0-0 0 0 0 0
9-Sep-06 UCF 0 1 1 0.0-0 0.0-0 0 0-0 0-0 1 0 0 0-0 0 0 0 0
16-Sep-06 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
23-Sep-06 KENTUCKY 0 0 0 0.0-0 0.0-0 0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0-0 0 0 0 0
30-Sep-06 ALABAMA 1 2 3 0.0-0 0.0-0 0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0-0 0 0 0 0
7-Oct-06 LSU 0 0 0 0.0-0 0.0-0 0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0-0 0 0 0 0
  Totals 1 4 5 0.0-0 0.0-0 0 0-0 0-0 1 0 0 0-0 0 0 0 0

 

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