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    Roger Jordan
    Roger Jordan

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    League City, Texas

    High School:
    Clear Creek

    Height / Weight:
    6-3 / 215

    Position:
    WR

    Birthdate:
    05/15/1982



    The Scouting Report: Along with Kunle Patrick, logged the most playing time among NU?s class of 2004 ? Had an impressive 2003 spring game (six receptions for 70 yards and two touchdowns) ? Slowed with injuries throughout career.

    2003: Suffered a bruised sternum at Purdue and did not play vs. Penn State or Michigan ... Played against Illinois, but was not 100 percent ... Did not catch a pass against the Illini ... Prior to injury, was off to best start of career with 30 catches for 436 yards (14.5 ypr) ... Led team in receiving at time of injury ... Led squad in receiving yardage (442) ... Fell 12 yards shy of reaching the 1,000-yard mark for his career ... Ranked 22nd in Big Ten in receptions per game ... Finished with 91 career catches for 988 yards ... Had a career game vs. Kansas, totaling seven receptions for 111 yards ... Two snares for 39 yards vs. Air Force ... Three catches for 35 yards vs. Miami ... Three receptions for 52 yards at Duke ... Caught three passes for 28 yards at Ohio State ... Four catches for 54 yards vs. Minnesota ... Did not catch a pass at Indiana ... Three receptions for 56 yards vs. Wisconsin ... Five receptions for 61 yards at Purdue ... One catch for six yards vs. Bowling Green in Motor City Bowl.

    2002: Reserve wide receiver ... Missed Michigan State game with a strained oblique muscle ... After the injury, totaled 17 catches in final seven games ... Three receptions for 32 yards vs. Duke ... Caught one pass for 16 yards at Air Force ... Two receptions for 8 yards vs. TCU ... Had 38 receiving yards (three receptions) vs. Ohio State ... Two catches for 11 yards at Minnesota ... Season-high four catches for 44 yards at Penn State ... Two receptions for 12 yards vs. Purdue ... One reception for nine yards vs. Indiana ... Two catches for 15 yards at Iowa ... Grabbed three passes for 22 yards vs. Illinois.

    2001: Missed final five games with a stress fracture in his right femur ... Totaled 11 receptions for 114 yards in six games ... Caught at least one pass in all six games ... Tied season best with three passes for 33 yards against Penn State ... Totaled three receptions for a career-best 54 yards at Duke ... Earned one Offensive Championship game performance.

    2000: Played in all 12 games, starting one as a true freshman ? Caught 26 balls for 225 yards, an 8.7 yards per catch average ? Had four catches for 28 yards vs. Minnesota.

    High School:Texas Top 100 by Rivals100.com Magazine ? All-Midlands selection by PrepStar ? Class 5A Offensive Player of the Year (District 24) ? First-team all-county (Galveston) ? First-team All-Greater Houston ? Two-time MVP at Clear Creek ? First-team all-district in 1998 and 1999, second-team all-district in 1997 ? Caught 54 passes as a senior for 810 yards (15.0 ypr) and eight TDs ? Career numbers: 111 catches for 1,590 yards (14.3 ypr), 15 TDs ? Career defensive numbers: 178 tackles, eight interceptions ? National Honor Society ? Member of American Legion?s Boys? State ? High school coach was Aubrey Schulz.

    Personal: Born Roger Lee Jordan on 5/15/82 ? Son of Ruben and Sandra Jordan ? Communications studies major.

    Jordan's Career Statistics Receiving Year GP REC YDS AVG TD LNG 2000 12 26 225 8.7 0 28 2001 6 11 114 10.4 0 24 2002 11 23 207 9.2 0 20 2003 11 31 442 14.3 0 40 TOTALS 40 91 988 10.9 0 40