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Player Profiles



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Josh
Francis
Class: Sr.
Hometown: Damascus, Md.
Height: 6-0
Weight: 224
Sport: Football
Position: LB

Biography


- Will play buck linebacker in new 3-4 defensive scheme

2011 (Jr.)
- Saw action in eight games and started one
- Used primarily on special teams
- Finished with nine tackles, including seven solo stops
- Season-high four tackles, including three unassisted tackles against LSU
- Two solo stops against Bowling Green

Junior College
- Coached by Mark Duda at Lackawanna College
- Named a 2010 NJCAA first team All-American
- Named a “Super Sophomore” by The Sporting News
- Finished two-year career with 95 tackles, 13 sacks, accumulating 98 yards and 19 tackles for loss

High School
- Played for coach Dan Makosy at Damascus High (Md.)
- Helped lead Damascus to two state championships
- First team all-state selection as a senior
- Finished with 85 tackles, including 12 sacks

Personal
- Birthday is Nov. 30
- Son of Adrienne Francis
- Majoring in sociology and anthropology


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