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Roderick Cotton
Roderick  Cotton
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Nacogdoches, TX

High School:
Nacogdoches HS

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 202

Position:
D Back


2006
Saw action in eight games and earned starts against Troy and Louisiana Tech... Finished the year with 23 tackles... Had a season-high seven tackles and a pass breakup in game versus Louisiana Tech... Played considerably on special teams.

2005
Ranked 10th on the team with 35 total tackles ... Recorded two nine-tackle games, including the season-opening win at Middle Tennessee ... Also had nine tackles and a tackle for loss against Troy ... Tied for the team lead with three pass break-ups despite missing the last four games with a lower back injury ... Once again, was a key contributor on special teams.

2004
Saw action in nine games as a backup cornerback and on special teams ... Had six tackles on the season, five of which were solo ... Recovered a crucial fumble against Louisiana-Lafayette that led to a Mean Green touchdown ... Recorded his first career tackle for loss against Colorado ... Had a two-tackle performance in the win over UL Monroe ... Made huge contributions to the kick off and punt return teams, and was once named the team’s Special Teams Player of the Week.

2003
Did not see any action.

High School/Personal
Was a four-sport letterman at Nacogdoches High School ... Was the offensive captain of his football team and was named to the all-district team ... Named second-team all-district in basketball ... Was named to Who’s Who of American High School Athletes ... Son of Jewel Green and Reggie Cotton ... Born August 13, 1984.

North Texas Mean Green