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Jerry Godfrey
Jerry Godfrey

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
River Ridge, FL

High School:
John Curtis High School

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 291

Position:
Offensive Guard

Birthdate:
02/03/1976


11/23/2013

Tulane Caps '38 In The Dome' Celebration With All-Dome Team

Members of the 52-player team to be on hand for 2013 home finale on Saturday against UTEP

Has started 23-consecutive games at left guard.

1998: Second-team All-Confernce USA ... Started all 12 games at left guard ... Graded over 80 percent in six games ... Graded 85 percent on 80 snaps at Army ... Graded 86 percent on 79 plays against Southern Miss ... Earned an 83 percent grade on 80 plays at Cincinnati ... Graded an even 80 percent on 68 plays versus Louisville ... Had a season-best 91 percent grade on 67 snaps against USL.

1997: Started all 11 games at left guard ... Named second-team All-Louisiana ... Only regular on offensive line who did not allow a sack ... Named Tulane's lineman of the week three times ... Graded season-best 94 percent against Ole Miss ... Average grade of 85.6 percent, best among Tulane's offensive linemen.

1996: Top reserve on offensive line, but worked primarily at left guard ... Played in all 11 games, getting first career start against Rice.

1995: Redshirted.

HIGH SCHOOL: John Curtis High School, River Ridge, La. ... Named All-East Bank, all-metro New Orleans and Class 4A All-State as a senior ... Blocked for backfield that had more than 4,000 yards rushing in 1993 and better than 3,000 yards in 1994 ... Rated 19th nationally among guards by Tom Lemming's Prep Football Report ... Ranked seventh among tackles in southeast by National Recruiting Advisor and 11th by Pigskin Preps ... Also named to SuperPrep All-Dixie team and a Blue Chip Illustrated All-American ... Honorable mention "Super Dozen" selection by Baton Rouge Advocate ... Four-year letterman; team compiled 47-3 record in that span ... Coached by J.T. Curtis.

PERSONAL: Jerry M. Godfrey Jr. ... Born Feb. 3, 1976 in New Orleans, La. ... Son of Jerry and Sandra Godfrey ... One of five children ... Majoring in social science with minor in education.