Sam McNearney, Joshua Rogers and Adrian Gardner went from walk-ons to scholarship athletes
Nineteen earn academic honors for the spring semester
2013 (Redshirt Junior): Saw action in two games - vs. Elon (Aug. 31) and Alabama A&M (Nov. 23) ... Did not record any stats.
2012 (Redshirt Sophomore): Did not see game action ... Member of scout team.
2011 (Redshirt Freshman): Did not see game action ... Member of scout team.
2010 (True Freshman): Redshirted, did not play.
High School: Sequoyah HS ... Played four seasons of football ... Played linebacker and guard ... Also played two seasons of soccer and two seasons of baseball ... Named all-county in 2008 and 2009 ... Named all-region in 2008 and 2009 ... Earned numerous academic honors.
Personal: Full name is Joshua Paul Rogers ... Parents are Richard and Flory ... Born Oct. 23, 1991, in Singapore ... Has previously lived in Chicago ... Siblings are Daniel and Rachel ... Daniel attended Georgia Tech ... Majoring in aerospace engineering ... Wants to be a pilot.