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2004 Football Roster


Bobby Payne

Class: So.
Position: DE
Height: 6-4
Weight: 270 pounds
Previous School: Morrilton HS
Hometown: Morrilton, AR

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 re-quirements.

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: Liberal Arts.



2003 Game-by-Game Stats
2004 Game-by-Game Stats
2005 Game-by-Game Stats