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LambertIsGod58 08-28-2005 03:45 PM

A very important bio
 
Willie Parker #39

POSITION HB
HEIGHT (WT) 5-10 (209 lbs.)
BIRTHDATE: 11/11/80
NFL EXP: 2
COLLEGE North Carolina






Player Highlights:PRO: Rookie free-agent signed April, 2004

COLLEGE: Has good speed and quickness and can make big plays in the open field?Earned ?Super Ram? status in the weight room and was a member of Carolina?s strength & conditioning honor roll in summer of 2003. 2003: Played in nine games as a senior?rushed for 181 yards on 48 attempts, an average of 3.8 yards per carry?caught seven passes for 28 yards. 2002: Played in 11 games as a junior and started two?started the season-opener against Miami (Ohio) and at Virginia?finished second on the team with 70 carries for 236 yards and one touchdown?also caught 12 passes for 104 yards. 2001: Started the first three games of the season as a sophomore?played in nine games total?was second on the team in rushing with 400 yards on 83 carries and had three touchdowns?caught two passes for 26 yards?had his best game of the year against Auburn in the Peach Bowl, rushing for 131 yards on 19 carries and scoring one touchdown. 2000: Had a roller-coaster season as a freshman, but came on strong at the end of the year?earned the starting job after spring practice, but injured his back in fall workouts and was not completely healthy until the Virginia game, eight games into the season?was second on the team in rushing with 84 carries for 355 yards (4.2 avg.)?scored four touchdowns?majored in African-American history.

PERSONAL: Attended Clinton High School?rushed for 1,801 yards (12.3 avg.) and 18 touchdowns in leading Clinton to the state 2-A quarterfinals?made 30 tackles, including 2? quarterback sacks, and intercepted two passes?was voted County Player of the Year?rushed for 1,329 yards (11.8 yards per carry) and 20 touchdowns as a junior, leading the Dark Horses to the state 2-A title?earned all-conference and all-region honors as a junior and senior?has one older sister and two older brothers?Full name: Willie Everette Parker.

SteelerSal 08-28-2005 04:57 PM

Re: A very important bio
 
His college Bio sucks a**, his pro performance kicks a**!!

I wonder why he never started for N. Carolina, They really stunk it up the last 5 or more seasons and it seems to me Willie could of helped them.

clevestinks 08-28-2005 05:53 PM

Re: A very important bio
 
Late bloomer maybe. Sounds like an animal in the weight room. He has something to prove on the pro level. And now is the time. Way to go, keep fighting.

BlitzburghRockCity 08-28-2005 06:52 PM

Re: A very important bio
 
Hey, he's got the exact same birthdate as my wife!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!


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