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Valdez Showers

DB

Height
5' 11"
CLASS
RFR
Hometown
Detroit, Mich.
Weight
188 lbs.
Experience
SQ
School
Madison

2013: Moved to running back prior to the season to provide needed depth…Played in 10 games, missing two due to injury…Finished fourth on the team with 103 rushing yards on 12 carries (8.6 avg)…Also had 18 catches for 102 yards and a touchdown…In his first game on the offensive side of the ball, totaled 54 yards on 5 touches…First career touchdown came in the fourth quarter against Arkansas…2012: Saw action in 11 games, mostly on special teams…Recorded two tackles on the season…Had solo tackles against Texas A&M and Kentucky…2011: Served on the scout team and received a redshirt for the season…Named to the SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll.

 

PRIOR TO FLORIDA:

Rated a four-star prospect by Scout.com, which ranked him the No. 13 cornerback available…Picked Florida because of its great football program and great academics…Named the Gatorade Player of the Year for Michigan and earned first-team all-state and all-conference honors…Was honored as they The Detroit News’ Player of the Year…Played defensive back and running back…Recorded three interceptions and collected two fumble recoveries…Also rushed for 2,024 yards and 29 touchdowns as a senior and added 18 receptions for 257 yards and three touchdowns…As a junior, rushed for 1,572 yards and 20 touchdowns…Helped Madison Heights reach the regional finals in both his junior and senior years…Chose Florida over Auburn, Iowa, Michigan, Michigan State and Wisconsin…Coached by Drake Wilkins.

 

SHOWERS’ CAREER HIGHS

Rushes: 4 (Miami, 2013)

Rush Yards: 31 (2x, last South Carolina, 2013)

Long Rush: 29 (Toledo, 2013)

Catches: 4 (2x, last FSU, 2013)

Receiving Yards: 23 (Toledo, 2013)

Receiving TDs: 1 (Arkansas, 2013)

Long Catch:  14 (FSU, 2013)

Tackles: 1 (2x, last Kentucky, 2012)

 

2012 (11 GP/0 GS*)

Defensive Stats

OPPONENT

U

A

T

TFL

SK

INT

PB

FR

FF

BGSU - 9/1

0

0

0

0.0

0.0

0

0

0

0

at TAMU - 9/8

1

0

1

0.0

0.0

0

0

0

0

at #23 Tenn - 9/15

0

0

0

0.0

0.0

0

0

0

0

Kty - 9/22

1

0

1

0.0

0.0

0

0

0

0

#4 LSU - 10/6

0

0

0

0.0

0.0

0

0

0

0

at Vandy - 10/13

0

0

0

0.0

0.0

0

0

0

0

#9 SC - 10/20

0

0

0

0.0

0.0

0

0

0

0

vs. #12 UGA - 10/27

0

0

0

0.0

0.0

0

0

0

0

Mizzou - 11/3

0

0

0

0.0

0.0

0

0

0

0

Louisiana - 11/10

0

0

0

0.0

0.0

0

0

0

0

Jack St - 11/17

DNP

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

at #10 FSU - 11/24

DNP

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

#21 Louisville 1/2/13

0

0

0

0.0

0.0

0

0

0

0

2012 Totals

2

0

2

0.0

0.0

0

0

0

0

 

2013 (10 GP/0 GS*)

Rushing

Receiving

OPPONENT

No

Yds

Avg

TD

Lg

No

Yds

Avg

TD

Lg

Toledo - 8/31

2

31

15.5

0

29

 

4

23

5.8

0

8

at #24 Miami - 9/7

4

27

6.8

0

12

 

1

3

3.0

0

3

Tenn - 9/21

DNP

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

at Kty - 9/28

DNP

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ark - 10/5

1

-1

-1.0

0

0

 

1

9

9.0

1

9

at #10 LSU - 10/12

0

0

0.0

0

0

 

1

0

0.0

0

0

at #14 Mizzou - 10/19

0

0

0.0

0

0

 

2

11

5.5

0

8

vs. UGA - 11/2

0

0

0.0

0

0

 

1

5

5.0

0

5

Vandy - 11/9

1

4

4.0

0

4

 

2

21

10.5

0

12

at #11 SC - 11/16

2

31

15.5

0

25

 

0

0

0.0

0

0

GS - 11/23

2

11

5.5

0

7

 

2

9

4.5

0

5

#2 FSU - 11/30

0

0

0.0

0

0

 

4

21

5.3

0

14

2013 Totals

12

103

8.6

0

29

18

102

5.7

1

14

Rushing

Receiving

Career Totals

No

Yds

Avg

TD

Lg

No

Yds

Avg

TD

Lg

21 GP/0 GS

12

103

8.6

0

29

18

102

5.7

1

14

 

Defensive Stats

Career Totals

U

A

T

TFL

SK

INT

PB

FR

FF

21 GP/0 GS

2

0

2

0.0

0.0

0

0

0

0

 

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