53  Jeremy Rone
Jeremy Rone

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Texarkana, TX

High School:
Liberty Eylau HS

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 272

Position:
Offensive Tackle

Experience:
3L


Earned his first varsity letter while playing in seven games for the Tigers in 2002 and became a starter in 2003 ... Was the Memphis starter at right tackle for all 13 games of the 2003 season ... 2003: Was named to the 2003 All Conference USA Team (3rd team) ... Lettered after starting every game in 2003 at offensive tackle ... Played 52-of-82 snaps in the season-opening win over Tennessee Tech ... Came back the following week working 66-of-70 plays in the victory over Ole Miss ... Played 68-of-74 plays in the Southern Miss contest ... Was involved in 72-of-75 plays in the win over Arkansas State ... Did not come out of the UAB game, participating in all 70 snaps ... Had a season-high 88-of-89 snaps versus Mississippi State ... Started against Houston and played 59-of-72 offensive snaps in the U of M victory ... Played 70 of the 77 offensive plays in the Tulane game ... Worked 70 of the 75 offensive snaps in the win over East Carolina ... Was involved in 75 offensive plays in the win over Louisville and had 60 plays in the victory over Cincinnati ... Had 79 snaps in the regular-season finale against USF and played 50 of the team's 68 offensive snaps in the Memphis victory over North Texas in the New Orleans Bowl ... Finished the 2003 season working 881 of the team's 1000 offensive snaps ... Worked as an offensive tackle with Wade Smith but also played offensive guard in 2002 ... Entered fall camp as the starter at left tackle ... Began his career as a defensive end but was moved in the spring of 2002 from defensive end to offensive tackle ... Should provide depth at tackle this fall while he learns the Tiger offensive system ... Is working behind two seniors ... 2002: Was moved from defensive line to the offensive line in 2002 ... Lettered while playing in seven games for the Tigers in 2002 ... Had a season high 12 snaps in the Murray State and USF contests ... Graded well in the USF game ... Had 10 snaps in the victory over Army and contributed eight snaps in the Tulane win ... Played behind Wade Smith at left tackle during the fall of 2002 ... Spent the spring of 2002 working with Doug Whittaker and Donald Marshall at offensive tackle ... 2001: Saw his first action of his career and of the 2001 season in the Army game ... Was credited with one tackle in Memphis' 42-10 win over Army ... Spent the fall working with the Tiger defensive scout team ... Helped prepare the Tiger offense for each game ... Worked as a reserve at defensive end in the spring of 2001, but saw a great deal of action due to the injury to Tony Brown ... Should provide depth this fall ... 2000: Came to the Tigers along with his high school teammate Jamie Green in the fall of 2000 ... Was redshirted during the 2000 season while working with the Tiger defensive scout team ... Was assigned as a defensive end ... Worked against the number one offense throughout the fall of 2000 ... Prep: Was a Texas Sportswriters' All-State selection (2nd) and an all-District 14-3A pick at defensive end ... Helped lead his Liberty Eylau High School team to the Texas 3A State Championship ... Had a fumble recovery to stop a Mathis High School drive in the state championship game ... Had 17 tackles in the Hunnington High (Shreveport) game ... Was credited with 94 tackles and three quarterback sacks in 1999 ... Was named to the Texas 3A All-State team (2nd) ... Was named to the Texarkana Gazette All-Area Team as a defensive lineman in 1999 ... Received the Paul Huddleston Head Hunter Award for 1999 ... Lettered for three years in football ... Also lettered for three years in basketball and three years in track ... Is the son of Clevon and Clara Rone ... Played for coach David Ream at Liberty Eylau High School ... Born: 11/7/81.

RONE'S CAREER STATISTICS
Offensive Line	Games/Starts	Snaps/Total Snaps
2002		7/0		42/840
2003		13/13		881/1000
2004 12/10 661/906 Total 20/13 923/1840
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