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    Conrad Emmerich
    Conrad Emmerich

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Foley, Minn.

    High School:
    Foley

    Height / Weight:
    6-5 / 270

    Position:
    DE

    Eligibility:
    Sr.



    1999: Played in all 11 games, starting the first eight at middle linebacker ... Finished sixth on the team with 65 tackles, including 35 solo ... Recorded a season-high 14 tacles against Miami (Ohio) ... Had 2 TFL's and 2 PBU's ... Recovered a fumble against Minnesota.

    1998: Played in all 12 games and started the last nine at inside linebacker ... Was fifth on the team in tackles with 62 (45 solo) ... Credited with a safety at Michigan State when he stopped Sedrick Irvin for a one-yard loss ... Recovered a fumble in the win at Rice ... Intercepted two passes, one vs. Purdue and one at Penn State ... Named to the Champion Club vs. Illinois ... Was the recipient of the Thomas Airth Spirit Award.

    1997: Recorded 35 tackles (18 solo stops) and one PBU ... Played in all 12 games ... Started the Duke and Rice contests.

    1996: Named rookie champion for the Duke game ... Did not see any game action.

    High School: A 1995 all-state selection ... Three-time All-Rum River Conference pick and three-time team defensive MVP ... Recorded 93 tackles in 1995, including 13 for losses ... Had four QB sacks and picked off a pass which he returned for a touchdown ... Caught 25 receptions for 391 yards and six touchdowns at tight end ... Also returned 13 punts, including one for a touchdown ... High school coach was Larry Herm ... Also was a basketball and tennis standout ... Member of the honor roll.

    Personal: Born Conrad Stuart Emmerich on 4/27/78 ... Son of Richard and Marlene Emmerich ... Brothers played football at University of Minnesota-Duluth and St. Johns (Minn.) and sister played tennis at Wisconsin ... Communication studies major.

    Emmerich's Career Stats

    DEFENSE

    Year GP ST AT TT TFL INT PBU FR FF SAk
    1997 12 18 17 35 0/0 0/0 1 0 0 0/0
    1998 12 45 17 62 2/5 2/0 1 1 0 0/0
    1999 11 35 30 65 2/7 0/0 2 1 0 0/0
    TOTALS 35 98 64 162 4/12 2/0 4 2 0 0/0

    The Emmerich File
    Q. Nobody knows that I: am an active WWF wrestler and soon to be governor of Minnesota.
    Q. The book that I've been reading: Kennedy and Nixon: The rivalry that shaped postwar America.
    Q. The one thing I can't stand: powder blue (the color of Zak Kustok and his mentor Kevin Wilson)