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2005 Football Roster


Bobby Payne

Class: r-Jr.
Position: DL
Height: 6-4
Weight: 286 pounds
Previous School: Morrilton
Hometown: Morrilton, AR

2005: Saw action in 10 of 11 games, including one as a starter ... Had five tackles, a tackle for loss, and two pass breakups on the season ... Did not participate in spring drills due to disciplinary reasons ... Collected two tackles and a pass breakup against Akron and registered one stop in the loss to North Texas ... Had a tackle for loss in the win over Vanderbilt ... Did not have a stop at FAU ... Registered a pass breakup in home setback to ULL ... Did not play in loss to Louisiana-Monroe ... Earned the start at NC State and had just one tackle.

2004: Played in all 11 contests with three starts at left end, collecting 17 total stops, 1.5 for loss, one sack, and a forced fumble ... Had two tackles in limited action in opener at Akron ... Made first start of season at North Texas, making four solo stops ... Also started at Florida ... Tallied two stops with a sack versus Utah State ... Registered season-high five tackles, 0.5 for loss, and a forced fumble at New Mexico State ... Had one tackle in each of final two contests versus Louisiana-Monroe and at Troy.

2003: Played in 11 games, including four as a starter ... Ended the year with 13 tackles, 2.5 tackles for loss, two sacks, and a forced fumble ... Collected a sack in his first collegiate game against FAU ... Missed the Missouri game due to personal reasons ... Made his first collegiate start against Temple and responded with four stops ... Had two tackles against NMSU ... Forced a fumble and had two tackles versus North Texas ... Had three tackles at Utah State, including one for loss of yards. 2002: Sat out the year due to NCAA academic requirements.

High School: A Super Prep All-American ... An all-state and all-conference performer for coach Doug Scheel at Morrilton High School ... Rated the No. 4 recruit in the state of Arkansas by Hootens magazine ... Regarded as the No. 43 recruit in the nation by Rivals100.com and the 89th best recruit by Max Emfinger ... Registered 65 tackles as a senior to go along with six sacks, two fumble recoveries, two pass breakups, 11 tackles for loss, and two blocked kicks ... Collected 17 tackles and two sacks against Harrison High School ... Lettered in football, track, and basketball ... Was on the 2000 and 2001 state champion track teams and earned All-State honors in the shot put.

Personal: Parent: Lena Payne ... Born: 12/18/83 ... Major: Physical Education.

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