JC Football Preview - Navarro Bulldogs

Navarro finished 9-3 in 2007, concluding the season with a win over Georgia Military in the Pilgrim's Pride Bowl. There will be a rematch on September 6. But first the Bulldogs, under new head coach Nick Bobeck, must face Coffeyville. Learn more about Navarro in this team preview.

NAVARRO BULLDOGS

HEAD COACH: Nick Bobeck, 1st year
ASSISTANTS: Wade Griffin (DC-LB-RC); Will Cook (DL); Kevin Curtis (DB); Cody Crill (OL); Tyrell McCrea (RB)
2008 RECORD: 9-3 (4-2)
STANDINGS: Tied for 2nd
POST-SEASON GAMES: Won The Pilgrim's Pride Bowl Classic at Mount Pleasant, Tx., over Georgia Military College, 24-21.
FINAL RANKING:  NJCAA / JCFootball.com No. 4 and JC Grid-Wire No. 8
RETURNING ALL-AMERICANS:
RETURNING ALL-SWJCFC: Ryan Clark (6-1, 185, S);
RETURNING STARTERS:  14 (8-6)

KEY SOPHOMORES: Anthony Morgan (6-4, 300, OG, Lancaster); Roy Watts (6-6, 300, OT, Houston Worthing); Zhamal Thomas (6-4, 315, OG, New Iberia, La.); Andre Bevil (6-0, 180, QB, West Orange Stark); Rodney Bradley (6-0, 185, WR, Lake Highlands); Justin Sturns (5-11, 215, RB, Rusk); Octavious Logan (5-7, 185, RB, East Oktibbeha, Miss.); Darby Jackson (6-3, 235, DE, Humble); Marquis Frazier (6-3, 285, DT, Garland); Alfred ‘Boom” Jones (6-0, 220, LB, Bartow, Fla.); Ryan Clark (6-1, 185, S, Beaumont Ozen); Eric Humphries (6-0, 185, QB, Cypress Falls); Elliot Howell (6-1, 290, C, Cedar Hill); Charles Bryant (6-0, 275, OG, Austin Llanier); Andre Banks (6-3, 195, WR, Austin McCallum); Kevin Diles (5-9, 185, WR, Marlin); William Powell (5-10, 190, RB, Duncanville); Donald Knight (5-10, 230, FB, Corsicana Mildred); Melvin Hopkins (5-10, 165, DB, Marlin); Korey Smith (5-10, 190, DB, Midlothian); Devin McDonald (6-3, 250, DT, Rockwall); Jonathon Thomas (5-10, 215, LB, Marlin); Marquis Barnes (5-10, 220, LB, Dallas Madison); Gabriel Elizando (5-10, 170, PK, Dallas South Oak Cliff).Trevor Drayton (6-2, 175, QB, Corrigan-Camden); Lawrence Rumph (6-4, 260, DE, 4.8, Keller Fossil Ridge); Vetric Sam (6-0, 190, RB, New Iberia, La.)

FRESHMEN:  Lazarus Anderson (6-0, 162, WR, 4.4, Arlington Lamar); Tim Benford (6-5, 230, DT, 4.7, Jersey Village); Anthony Brown (5-11, 188, CB, 4.5, Rosenberg Terry); Scotty Bryant (5-9, 170, RB, Corsicana); Ricky Cavanaugh (6-2, 200, DE, 4.8, Austin LBJ); Rodney Chadwick (6-1, 195, LB, 4.4, Carthage); Blake Chavis (6-2, 225, LB-WE, Beaumont West Brook); Brendan Crawford (6-5, 205, QB, El Paso Chapin); Kevin Davis (6-4, 240, TE, 4.8, Pearland);  Brian Davis (6-2, 215, DE, 4.6, Beaumont Central); Ronnie Dennis (5-10, 175, WR-DB, West Orange Stark); Chandrick Evans (6-3, 178, WR-FS, 4.8, Normangee); DaQualyn “Boo” Evans (6-2, 175, WR, 4.49, Sulphur Springs); DePauldrick Garrett (5-7, 185, RB, 4.45, West Orange Stark); Erroll Garrett (6-2, 200, LB, LaMarque); Cade Glasgow (6-1, 155, PK-P, Pflugerville); Jerrod Gooch (6-5, 290, OL, Vidor); Brad Graham (6-0, 190, OLB-SS, 4.65, Katy); David Grant (6-6, 278, OL, 5.0, Killeen); Robert Griffin (6-7, 360, OL-DL, Euless Trinity); Adrian Guillory (5-9, 160, CB, Beaumont Central); Allen Hale (6-4, 285, OL, Midlothian); Derrick Hall (5-10, 195, Ath, 4.35, Beaumont Central); Chase Harper (6-4, 225, TE, Pflugerville Connally); Shawn Harrison (6-2, 195, WR, 4.5, Arlington Lamar); J.J. Hayes (6-2, 190, WR, 4.55, Diboll); Josh Hicks (6-0, 235, LB, Waco High); Antoine Hicks (6-2, 193, Ath, Mansfield Timberview); Milton Howell (6-1, 190, QB, 4.6, South Houston); Saheed Imoru  (5-9, 174, RB, 4.47, Alief Hastings); Nick Johnson (6-0, 265, OL, 5.3, Waco High); Brandon Joiner (6-3, 230, DE, 4.47, Killeen Shoemaker); Chase Kaufman (PK, Denison); Ray Kibble (6-4, 322, DT, 5.2, Alief Hastings); Don Lewis (6-3, 225, DE, 4.7, Saginaw Boswell);  Dominick Maddox (5-11, 190, CB, Converse Judson); James McLemore (6-2, 260, C, Cedar Hill); Stephone Mercer (5-10, 155, CB, 4.3, Austin LBJ); Tarlandus Mitchell (5-10, 190, QB-DB, Alto); Ryan Nunn (5-8, 180, RB, 4.38, Round Rock Stony Point); Charles Phillips (6-1, 290, OL, Desoto); Ryan Pollard (6-4, 270, OT, Beaumont West Brook); Josh Powdrill (5-9, 170, WR, Beaumont West Brook); Darrelle Raven (6-0, 165, FS, 4.55, Alief Hastings); Kyle Richardson (6-0, 170, P, Corsicana); Gary Robertson (5-9, 173, SS, Pearland); Jarvis Smith (6-2, 215, OLB, Houston Chavez); Josh Snow (6-0, 225, LB, 4.7, Madisonville); Justin Williams (6-1, 275, DT, 4.7, South Grand Prairie)

DOUBLE-SIGNEES: Cavanaugh (Texas A&M), Chadwick (Baylor), Chavis (Texas A&M), Grant (Nebraska), Griffin (Oklahoma State), Hall (Texas A&M), Harper (Iowa State), Maddox (Texas State), Smith (Houston).

TRANSFERS: Gooch (Texas Tech); Joiner (Texas A&M)

BULLDOGS FOOTBALL SCHEDULE

DATE  OPPONENT  TIME

August 30 at Coffeyville 7 p.m.
September 6  Georgia Military 1 p.m.
September 13 Open Date
September 20  Kilgore*  7 p.m.
September 27 at Tyler* 7 p.m.
October 4 Trinity Valley* 3 p.m.
October 11 at NEO* 3 p.m.  
October 18 Cisco* 3 p.m.
October 25 Arkansas Baptist* 3 p.m.
November 1 at Blinn* 3 p.m.

*  - SWJCFC Game


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