40 Justin Rogers
Justin Rogers

Hometown:
Greenville, Texas

High School:
Commerce

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 250

Position:
DE

Experience:
SR-3L


Junior (2005): A force on the Mustang defensive line... Earned second-team All-C-USA honors... Shared SMU Defensive MVP honors with Rolando Humphrey and Joe Sturdivant... Led Conference USA in sacks with seven and ranked in the top 10 in tackles-for-loss and forced fumbles... Had 64 total stops on the year to go along with 10.5 tackle-for-loss and three forced fumbles... Had eight-tackle games against Tulane and UTEP and seven-stop efforts against Marshall, Tulsa and Rice... Also had two-sack games against the Green Wave and Miners... Blocked a kick in the TCU win; Sophomore (2004): Started the first nine games of the season before missing the last two due to injury... Tied for the team lead with 2.5 sacks... Had 27 total tackles, 5.5 for loss... Had six stops at Rice... Had a team-season-high two sacks against Tulsa; Freshman (2003): Saw playing time in all 12 games, starting two at defensive end... Had 34 tackles... Notched six stops in games at San Jose State and Tulsa; 2002: Sat out the season as a redshirt; Prep: Two-time All-District first-team selection... Member of the Herald Banner Dream Team... Helped team win state football championship in 1999 and 2001... Coached in high school by Terry Cron... Also competed in baseball, basketball and track... Selected All-District in baseball; Personal: Economics major... An avid hunter... Has killed and skinned coyotes.