Zach Orr
Zach  Orr

DeSoto, TX

High School:
DeSoto HS

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 240



The End Comes Way Too Soon

Former North Texas And Current Ravens LB Zach Orr Retires Due To Injury


#NFLMeanGreen - Week 15 Wrap

Orr's Second Career Interception Helps Lift Ravens To Win Over Philadelphia


#NFLMeanGreen - Week 14 Roundup

Three Of Four Players Representing North Texas Saw Action In Week 14


#NFLMeanGreen - Week 13 Wrap

Orr Ties Career High In Tackles With 13, As Ravens Improve To 7-5 With Big Win Over Miami


#NFLMeanGreen - Week 12 In Review

All Four Former Mean Green Players Helped Their Teams To Victories In Week 12


2014 Bowl Champions

FB: Heart of Dallas Bowl - 2014 Bowl Champions


Postgame Championship Press Conference

FB: Heart of Dallas Bowl - Postgame Championship Press Conference


Final Practice & Top Golf

FB: Heart Of Dallas Bowl - Final Practice & Top Golf


Episode 13

FB: Beyond The Green - Episode 13


Welcome Dinner & Gift Suite

FB: Heart Of Dallas Bowl - Welcome Dinner & Gift Suite

• Named to the 2013 Conference USA All-Conference First Team at linebacker
• Named to the 2013 Conference USA Football All-Academic team
• Earned 2013 Capital One Academic All-District VII honors
• Led North Texas with a career-high 123 tackles, the fifth most in school history
• Finished his career with 365 tackles, tied for the third most in school history
• Led the team with 13.5 tackles for loss and fumbles recovered with four
• Ranked third in C-USA in total tackles and tackles per game
• The 13.5 tackles for loss tied for the sixth most in school history in a single season
• Had nine tackles, 2.5 tackle for loss and 1.5 sacks in the win over UNLV in the Heart of Dallas Bowl
• Notched seven games of 10 tackles or more on the season
• Had a career-high 17 tackles in the win at Louisiana Tech
• Was named the C-USA Defensive Player of the Week after 11 tackles, one sack, one tackle for loss, one PBU, one forced fumble and one fumble recovery in the win against Idaho
• Was named Midseason All-C-USA First-Team by Phil Steele
• Returned a fumble for a 55-yard touchdown in the win against Rice
• Had seven straight games of at least 1.0 tackle for loss

• Was named second-team all-conference in 2012 after recording a team-high 108 tackles
• It was a career-high for Orr and the first time in his career that he topped the 100 tackle mark
• The 108 tackles were the third most for North Texas since 2006
• Had 3.5 tackles for a loss and two interceptions on the year
• Had two PBU's, two fumble recoveries and one QBU on the year
• Had six games of double-digit tackles in 2012
• Had a season-high 12 tackles in the win over South Alabama
• Led North Texas with 11 tackles against Arkansas State
• Had one of the key plays against Louisiana-Lafayette with his second interception of the season
• Had nine tackles in the win over Louisiana-Lafayette, which led the Mean Green defense
• Had a season-high 12 tackles on the road at Houston
• Had a team-high 10 tackles against Florida Atlantic, including one tackle for a loss
• Had his second career interception in the game against Troy, to go along with 11 tackles
• Had nine tackles against Kansas State
• Had four tackles against Texas Southern
• Recorded 10 tackles against LSU

• Set a career high in tackles and lead the team with 74
• Ranked seventh in the conference in total tackles
• Recorded seven tackles for a loss moving the opponent back 21 yards
• Had a career high with two season sacks
• Produced four turnovers having one interception and two fumble recoveries and forcing one
• Recovered a fumble and accumulated nine tackles against ASU
• Broke up a pass and tallied nine tackles against ULM
• Led a team-high six tackles against ULL, including a forced
• Had a game-high 12 tackles against FAU including an eight-yard sack
• Made a team-high eight tackles with six of them being solo and recovered a fumble against Indiana
• Recorded eight tackles, two of which were solo, against the Crimson Tide
• Received the coaches defensive MVP for the second straight week
• Led the team with nine tackles, including five solo tackles against Houston
• Had ten total tackles, six of which were solo,in the season opener against FIU and earned the coaches defensive MVP
• Named a co-defensive captain by player vote.

• Played in all 12 games, and started at ULM
• Ranked second on the team with 60 tackles on the season
• Broke up two passes and registered a tackle-for-loss on the season
• Notched a game-high nine tackles and recovered a fumble at Western Kentucky
• Made eight tackles against Kansas State
• Tackled the ball carrier eight times against Troy
• Made six tackles, including one for a loss, at Army
• Racked up five stops at FAU
• Collected four stops against Louisiana-Lafayette
• Registered five tackles at Middle Tennessee
• Led the team with 13 special teams tackles

High School
• Was a 2009 Pre-Season Second Team Defense selection
• As a junior he made 157 tackles, 24 of which were for losses, 11 sacks, one interception and three fumble recoveries
• Selected Class 5A All-State and all-district 11-5A his junior season
• Was a three-star athlete according to Rivals.com.

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