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2003 Football Roster


Muhammed Rashada

Class: r-Sr.
Position: DB
Height: 5-11
Weight: 174 pounds
Previous School: Richmond Academy
Hometown: Augusta, GA

2003: Was ninth on the team in tackles with 44 stops to go along with a sack and three pass breakups ... Played in all 12 games and earned six starts (3 at left corner, 3 at right corner) ... Had three tackles in the opener against FAU ... Played only on special teams at Georgia ... Had a pass breakup against Temple ... Earned the start versus North Texas and responded with four stops, including one for loss of yards ... Started at Utah State and had three tackles ... Had five tackles and two pass breakups against Troy State ... Registered a career-best 13 tackles in overtime loss to Louisiana-Lafayette ... Tallied five tackles in his final collegiate game against Arkansas State.

2002: Played and started all 12 games at right corner ... Had a career-best 55 total tackles (40 solos), along with three tackles for loss, three interceptions and nine pass breakups ... Collected a personal-best eight stops against SEMO and New Mexico State ... Shared team Defensive MVP honors with Tony Sutton following the Tennessee game ... Collected his second career interception off of Tennessee's Casey Clausen in the endzone to stop a Vols scoring drive ... Had a career-high four pass breakups in a win over Louisiana-Monroe to go along with five tackles ... Registered six tackles and a TFL in the upset over Vanderbilt.

2001: Competed in all 11 games and earned two starts (at Mississippi and at North Texas) ... Finished 12th on the team in tackles with a career best 28 stops (23 solos) ... Registered a career-high seven tackles in back-to-back games against Ole Miss and North Texas ... Tallied six stops in a win over Idaho ... Had a total of three kickoff returns for 63 yards and a 21.0-yard average ... Put up a season long return of 26 yards at Ole Miss.

2000: Played in all 11 games ... Collected 17 total tackles on the year, including a personal best five at Connecticut ... Also had a 59-yard interception return against the Huskies ... Registered three tackles at Florida and two each against Maryland, UAB and Louisiana-Lafayette ... Also had a tackle for loss and a pass deflection on the season ... Took over duties as one of the Blue Raiders' kickoff return men against Mississippi State and responded with five returns for 136 yards (equalled third most ever in a single game by a Blue Raider) ... Longest return of the year was 36 yards against Mississippi State and South Florida ... Averaged 23.8 yards a return to lead the Blue Raiders and would have been tied for 25th nationally if he had enough attempts to qualify.

High School: Lettered four years in football, three years in basketball and three years in baseball for Richmond Academy ... Named All-State, All-Area and All-Metro in football, while gaining All-Metro honors in basketball ... Tallied 42 receptions for 920 yards as a senior, while also registering 10 interceptions to lead the area ... Played football for coach Jim Turner.

Personal: Parents: Joseph and Deborah Rashada ... Born: 10-4-80 ... Major: Liberal Arts.