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#19 Josh Gordy
Position: Defensive Back
Height: 5'11"
Weight: 194
Year: Senior
Hometown: Warthen, Ga.
High School: Washington County HS
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Josh Gordy
Courtesy: CMU Athletic Communications
Release: 04/28/2010

Agreed to a free-agent contract with the Jacksonville Jaguars following the 2010 NFL Draft.

2009: All-MAC second team selection ... named CMU's Most Valuable Defensive Back ... led the team with three interceptions and 11 pass breakups ... made a career-high 10 tackles and intercepted a pass at Bowling Green (10/24) ... tallied eight tackles, including one for a loss of yardage, and intercepted a pass at Buffalo (10/3) ... also collected an interception in the season opener at Arizona (9/5) ... credited with two pass breakups in four different games.

2008:  Started 11 games at cornerback … posted a season-high eight tackles against Eastern Illinois (8/28) … registered four tackles and intercepted a pass in overtime at Northern Illinois (11/12) … forced a fumble in the win at Indiana (11/1) … made seven tackles, including five solo, at Georgia (9/6) … recorded at least four tackles in seven games.

2007: Appeared in 10 games, starting eight … missed four due to injury … MAC West Division Defensive Player of the Week after a school record-tying three interceptions and career-high 10 tackles against Army … returned one of his three picks vs. Army 15 yards for a touchdown … made seven tackles at Kansas (9/1) … five stops and a pass break-up versus Toledo (9/8) … collected five tackles and broke up two passes at Purdue (9/15) … credited with nine tackles at Clemson (10/20) … also intercepted a pass in the end zone on Clemson’s first possession … made eight stops in the MAC Championship Game against Miami (12/1) … credited with seven tackles, all solo, and two pass break-ups in Motor City Bowl against Purdue (12/26) … selected team’s most valuable defensive back.

2006: Starter in all 14 games at cornerback … finished fourth on team and led secondary with 66 tackles … MAC West Defensive Player of the Week after returning an interception 100 yards for a touchdown against Akron (9/16) … also recorded six tackles against Akron … intercepted a pass and recovered a fumble against Ball State (10/14) … tallied a career-high nine tackles at Toledo (10/7).

2005: Redshirted.

High School: All-area, All-Middle Georgia and all-state selection … three-year letterman in football, four-year letterman in track and field … had 69 tackles and six interceptions, returning two for scores, as a senior … had two sacks and played for a state championship in 2004 … prep team was 12-3
in 2004 … returned an interception 101 yards for a touchdown in the 2004 state semifinals at the Georgia Dome … member of the state champion 4x100m relay team in 2004 that set a school record of 41.45 seconds … clocked at 10.5 seconds in the 100m … honor roll student and ROTC member.

Personal: Born Feb. 9, 1987 … parents are Sophia Lundy and David Gordy … brother, Christopher Edwards, played football at Georgia Tech and sister, Shannon Edwards, ran track at Alcorn State … 18 former high school teammates competed collegiately, including Stacey Walls (East Carolina) and Seth Watts (Georgia) … majoring in health fitness.

SCORING                G    TD  Rush  Pass Retn  PAT 2PAT   FG  Total Avg/G
2006................ 14 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 6 0.4
2007................ 10 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 6 0.6
2008................ 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
2009................ 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
TOTAL............... 47 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 12 0.3

INTERCEPTIONS G No Yds TD Lg Avg/R Avg/G
2006................ 14 2 100 1 100 50.0 7.1
2007................ 10 4 19 1 15 4.8 1.9
2008................ 11 1 17 0 17 17.0 1.5
2009................ 12 3 3 0 5 1.0 0.2
TOTAL............... 47 10 139 2 100 13.9 3.0

ALL PURPOSE G Rush Rec PR KR IR Total Avg/G
2006................ 14 0 0 0 0 100 100 7.1
2007................ 10 0 0 0 0 19 19 1.9
2008................ 11 0 0 0 0 17 17 1.5
2009................ 12 0 0 0 0 3 3 0.2
TOTAL............... 47 0 0 0 0 139 139 3.0

TACKLES G UA A Total TFL-Yds PD FF FR Blkd
2006................ 14 41 25 66 1.0-1 7 0 1 0
2007................ 10 35 21 56 1.0-1 9 0 0 0
2008................ 11 30 17 47 0.0-0 7 1 0 0
2009................ 12 28 15 43 1.0-3 14 0 0 0
TOTAL............... 47 134 78 212 3.0-5 37 1 1 0