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#23 Rodney Gnat, DL

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Position: DL
Date of Birth: 03/16/1987
Height: 6' 3"   Weight: 253 lbs
College Experience: Louisville

Biography:
Gnat (6-3, 253) joined the Barnstormers last season as a rookie following 4 years at the University of Louisville. In 44 career games, he recorded 55 tackles and 11.5 sacks. Gnat had a breakout season as a senior in 2010, collecting 28 tackles and 8.5 sacks. He was named Big East player of the week following a 4.5 sack performance against Eastern Kentucky. A native of Jacksonville, Gnat was a three year starter and letter winner at Wolfson High School. 
 
Last y ear with Iowa, Gnat appeared in 16 games, recording 17 tackles, including 7 for a loss and a team high 5 sacks. He was named a team captain by Hohensee immediately following training camp for his intensity on the field along with his outstanding leadership skills.                                                                
 
Hobbies: Coaching, listening to music
Favorite TV Show: Sons of Anarchy
Favorite Musical Group:  Wu-Tang
Favorite Food:  Pizza
Least Favorite Food:  Liver
Favorite Sports Team:  Louisville
Favorite Athlete:  My brother, Stanely Gnat
When I first met Coach Hohensee, I thought:  Thank you for another chance to play
Greatest football moment so far: Orange Bowl win in 2006
Childhood football hero:  Reggie White
Pregame Ritual:  Hot shower, warm-up, call my brother
Most prized possession: cell phone
Other talent besides football:  I can play baseball
If I could meet anyone, it would be:  John Madden
Best thing about living in Iowa:  People are great!
 
 
2013 Game Statistics
Defense

GP Tackles Sacks INT BRKUP FF FR
8  10.0  1.5  0  4  0  1
      


2012 Game Statistics
Defense
GP Tackles Sacks INT BRKUP FF FR
 16  17.0  5.0  0  3  2  0

 
 
Barnstormers 2016 »
1 Anthony Eboreime WR
3 Marquise Cushon WR
4 Bryan Pray WR
5 James Caine DB
6 DaeJohn Love DB
7 Brion Carnes QB
8 Alex Bartlett DB
9 Robbie Rouse RB
10 Chayz Holt DB
11 Brady Roland WR
12 Lucas Hefty WR
14 Travis Partridge QB
15 Donovan Porterie QB
17 Mister Alexander LB
18 Reshard Simmons DL
20 Jimmy Allen K
21 Ter'Ran Benton DB
22 Derrick Morgan DB
23 Javicz Jones LB
35 Manfred Johnson DB
41 Michael Johnson DB
45 Ra'Shawde Myers DL
52 Marquel Combs DL
55 Phil Lewis DL
62 David Griffin OL
66 Chad Kolumber OL
79 Peter Evans OL
90 Mike Franklin DL
91 Danny Farr DL

Full roster...

 
Off Season

Schedule

02/20/16 @ COL W 56-50
02/26/16 vs. GB W 73-21
03/11/16 @ WF L 47-74
03/26/16 @ BIL W 38-27
04/01/16 @ SPO L 51-54
04/09/16 vs. NEB L 43-46
04/16/16 vs. SPO L 34-54
04/24/16 @ GB L 72-73
04/29/16 @ NEB W 37-30
05/07/16 vs. COL L 56-93
05/21/16 @ CR L 33-46
05/27/16 vs. SF L 49-50
06/04/16 vs. CR L 23-46
06/11/16 @ SF L 30-53
06/18/16 vs. WF L 54-73
06/25/16 vs. CR L 41-48