TULANE: A three-year letterwinner who has played in 27 career games... opens fall drills as the backup at left guard.
2008 (JUNIOR): Played in 11 games... saw the majority of his action on special teams... did not play against East Carolina...
2007 (SOPHOMORE): Played in six games, mostly on special teams...
2006 (FRESHMAN RS): Played in 10 games, primarily on special teams... did not see action against Mississippi State or SMU...
2005 (FRESHMAN): Did not play; received a red-shirt season.
HIGH SCHOOL: A unanimous selection to the 2004 all-district team... also named to the all-Greater Houston second team... Texas Football Magazine placed him on its "SuperTeam" third squad... nominated for the Houston Touchdown Club Offensive Lineman of the Year for 2004... credited with 48 "Rhino" (pancake) blocks his senior year and won the "Big Block" award in four games... tapped for second team all-district honors in 2003 when he collected 35 Rhinos and won the Big Block award three times... led his team to the district title his senior year and went on to claim the regional championship... also lettered in track and field where he was named Most Improved in 2003... member of Cypress Falls' Honor Roll.
PERSONAL: Majoring in computing business system analysis... born John Henry Landa, Jr., on December 9, 1986, in Houston... the son of John and Audelia Landa... selected to Tulane's 3.0 Club in 2007.