WILLIE OFFORD
Strong Safety
1997-2001
Palatka, FL
Prior Schools
SchoolLocation
Palatka Palatka, FL

Roster Listings
YearRosterNumPosHtWtYrGmsGS
1997 Lindy's 1997 Annual 20 DB 6-2 195 Fr
1997 Auburn 1997 20 DB 6-2 175 Fr 0 0
1998 Media Guide 20 LB 6-2 200 RFr
1999 Media Guide 20 SS 6-1 207 So
1999 Fall 1999 20 SS 6-1 207 So 0 0
2000 Fall 2000 20 SS 6-1 210 Jr
2000 Tennessee 2000 20 DB 6-1 210 Jr 11 11
2001 Spring 2001 20 SS 6-1 218 Sr
2001 Fall 2001 20 SS 6-2 205 Sr 12 12
1998 Fall 1998 20 LB 6-2 200 RFr 7 7
Depth Chart Appearances
DescriptionPositionRank
1998 Media Guide Linebacker Starter
1999 Media Guide Strong Safety 2nd String
1999 vs Georgia Free Safety 2nd String
2000 Media Guide Strong Safety 2nd String
2002 Outback Bowl Spur Starter
Gamecock Archives Article Mentions
Article
Recruiting Class Review : 1997
Honors
AwardYear
2001 East-West Shrine Game
Defense
YearSoloAstTklTFLSacksIntPBUQBHFRFFBK
1998 14 16 30 0.0 0.0 3 0 0 0 0
1999 7 4 11 0.0 0.0 0 0 1 1 0
2000 40 18 58 4.0 1.0 1 5 0 0 1 0
2001 49 35 84 2.0 1.0 1 2 0 1 1 0
Tot 110 73 183 6.0 2.0 2 10 0 2 3 0
Games Started
DateOpponentPosition
1998-09-05 Ball State Linebacker
1998-09-12 Georgia Linebacker
1998-09-19 Marshall Linebacker
1998-09-26 Mississippi State Linebacker
1998-10-03 Mississippi Linebacker
1998-10-10 Kentucky Linebacker
1998-11-14 Florida Linebacker
2000-09-09 Georgia Spur
2000-09-16 Eastern Michigan Spur
2000-09-23 Mississippi State Spur
2000-09-30 Alabama Spur
2000-10-07 Kentucky Spur
2000-10-14 Arkansas Spur
2000-10-21 Vanderbilt Spur
2000-10-28 Tennessee Spur
2000-11-11 Florida Spur
2000-11-18 Clemson Spur
2001-01-01 Ohio State Spur
2001-09-01 Boise State Spur
2001-09-08 Georgia Spur
2001-09-20 Mississippi State Spur
2001-09-29 Alabama Spur
2001-10-06 Kentucky Spur
2001-10-13 Arkansas Spur
2001-10-20 Vanderbilt Spur
2001-10-27 Tennessee Spur
2001-11-03 Wofford Spur
2001-11-10 Florida Spur
2001-11-17 Clemson Spur
2002-01-01 Ohio State Spur
Single Game Interceptions
SeasonGame DateOpponentIntYdsTDPasser
2000 2000-09-02 New Mexico State 1 -2 0 K.C. Enzminger
2001 2001-09-08 Georgia 1 2 0 David Greene
Scoring Plays
DateOpponentQtrTimeUSCOppPlay
Defense - Sacks
YearDateOpponentDownTo GoSideYdlinePlay
2000 2000-10-28 Tennessee 2 9 UTN 27 Casey Clausen sacked for loss of 5 (Willie Offord)
2001 2001-09-20 Mississippi State 2 9 MST 44 Wayne Madkin sacked for loss of 10 (John Stamper, Willie Offord)
Defense - Tackles For Loss
YearDateOpponentDownTo GoSideYdlinePlay
2000 2000-09-30 Alabama 2 8 ALA 22 Antonio Carter loss of 1 on pass from Tyler Watts (Willie Offord)
2000 2000-10-07 Kentucky 1 10 USC 48 Chad Scott loss of 3 on pass from Jared Lorenzen (Willie Offord)
2000 2000-11-11 Florida 3 3 FLA 8 Robert Gillespie rush for loss of 1 (Willie Offord)
2000 2000-11-18 Clemson 1 4 USC 4 Bernard Rambert rush for loss of 2 (Willie Offord)
2001 2001-09-01 Boise State 4 3 USC 31 Team rush for loss of 4 (Willie Offord)
2001 2001-09-20 Mississippi State 1 10 USC 15 Dicenzo Miller rush for loss of 6 (Willie Offord, Rashad Faison)
Defense - Passes Broken Up
YearDateOpponentDownTo GoSideYdlinePlay
2000 2000-10-14 Arkansas 3 9 ARK 33 Robby Hampton pass for Michael Snowden (Willie Offord)
2001 2001-10-06 Kentucky 2 11 USC 12 Shane Boyd pass for Chase Harp incomplete (Willie Offord)
2001 2001-10-06 Kentucky 4 16 USC 17 Shane Boyd pass for Tommy Cook incomplete (Willie Offord)
Defense - Interceptions
YearDateOpponentDownTo GoSideYdlinePlay
2000 2000-09-02 New Mexico State 2 7 NMS 49 K.C. Enzminger pass intercepted by Willie Offord at SC 47, loss of 2 on return (Matt Hancock)
2001 2001-09-08 Georgia 3 8 USC 8 David Greene pass intercepted by Willie Offord at SC 1, returned 2 yards (Ben Watson)
Defensive Plays
YearDateOpponentDownTo GoSideYdlinePlay
1998 1998-09-05 Ball State 1 10 USC 43 L.Moore, 23-yd pass from Josetti (Willie Offord)
1998 1998-09-05 Ball State 1 10 USC 35 Terrell rush for 1 (Willie Offord, Matt Marsters)
1998 1998-09-12 Georgia 3 5 UGA 26 Wiggins, 7-yd pass from Quincy Carter (Willie Offord)
1998 1998-09-19 Marshall 1 10 MAR 38 Colclough, 3-yd pass from Chad Pennington (Willie Offord)
1998 1998-09-19 Marshall 2 10 MAR 16 Long, 6-yd pass from Chad Pennington (Willie Offord)
1998 1998-09-19 Marshall 2 10 MAR 28 Kellett, 2-yd pass from Chad Pennington (Willie Offord)
1998 1998-09-19 Marshall 2 1 MAR 35 Chapman rush for 5 (Willie Offord)
1998 1998-10-03 Mississippi 1 10 UMS 21 Deuce McAllister rush for 1 (Willie Offord)
1998 1998-10-03 Mississippi 2 20 UMS 21 Rufus French, 20-yd pass from Romaro Miller (Willie Offord)
1998 1998-10-03 Mississippi 2 6 UMS 24 Deuce McAllister rush for 3 (Willie Offord) + SC face mask
1998 1998-10-03 Mississippi 2 10 USC 40 Deuce McAllister rush for 5 (Andre Offing, Willie Offord)
1998 1998-10-10 Kentucky 2 32 UKY 34 Anthony White, 4-yd pass from Tim Couch (Wilie Offord)
1998 1998-10-10 Kentucky 2 7 USC 30 Craig Yeast, 3-yd pass from Tim Couch (Willie Offord)
1998 1998-10-31 Tennessee 3 3 UTN 15 Travis Henry rush for 19 (Willie Offord, Ray Green)
1998 1998-10-31 Tennessee 3 1 UTN 40 Stephens rush for 9 (Willie Offord)
1999 1999-10-02 Mississippi 1 10 UMS 42 D.Morris rush for 5 (Willie Offord)
1999 1999-10-16 Arkansas 1 10 ARK 43 M.Williams, loss of 6 on pass from Clint Stoerner, fumble, forced by (Willie Offord) recovered by (Offord) at AR 35
1999 1999-10-16 Arkansas 1 10 ARK 43 M.Williams, loss of 6 on pass from Clint Stoerner, fumble, forced by (Willie Offord) recovered by (Offord) at AR 35
1999 1999-10-30 Tennessee 2 9 UTN 21 Biggers rush for 1 (Willie Offord)
1999 1999-11-13 Florida 2 8 USC 37 Earnest Graham rush for 9 (Willie Offord)
1999 1999-11-20 Clemson 2 9 USC 9 Woody Dantzler rush for 1 (Willie Offord, Ray Green)
2000 2000-09-02 New Mexico State 3 2 USC 42 P.Branstetter rush for no gain (Willie Offord)
2000 2000-09-09 Georgia 3 1 UGA 43 Verron Haynes rush for 3 (Cleveland Pinkney, Willie Offord)
2000 2000-09-16 Eastern Michigan 1 10 EMI 12 John White rush for 5 (Willie Offord)
2000 2000-09-16 Eastern Michigan 2 8 EMI 24 Kevin Walter, 10-yd pass from Walter Church (Sheldon Brown, Willie Offord)
2000 2000-09-23 Mississippi State 1 10 MST 42 K.Williamson, 3-yd pass from Wayne Madkin (Willie Offord)
2000 2000-09-30 Alabama 1 10 ALA 20 Ahmad Galloway rush for 2 (Dennis Quinn, Willie Offord)
2000 2000-09-30 Alabama 1 10 ALA 32 Brandon Miree rush for 4 (Langston Moore, Willie Offord)
2000 2000-09-30 Alabama 1 15 ALA 44 Dustin McClintock pass for no gain from Andrew Zow (Willie Offord, Dennis Quinn)
2000 2000-10-07 Kentucky 1 10 UKY 44 Scott rush for 2 (Willie Offord)
2000 2000-10-07 Kentucky 2 12 UKY 19 Derek Abney, 9-yd pass from Jared Lorenzen (Willie Offord) + SC face mask
2000 2000-10-14 Arkansas 3 13 USC 27 Boo Williams, 6-yd pass from Robby Hampton (Willie Offord)
2000 2000-10-21 Vanderbilt 1 10 VAN 35 Ray Perkins, 9-yd pass from Greg Zolman (Willie Offord)
2000 2000-10-21 Vanderbilt 3 7 VAN 49 Greg Zolman rush for no gain (Willie Offord)
2000 2000-10-28 Tennessee 1 10 UTN 22 Leonard Scott, 13-yd pass from Casey Clausen (Willie Offord) + SC personal foul
2000 2000-10-28 Tennessee 1 10 USC 44 Travis Henry rush for 8 (Willie Offord, Deandre Eiland)
2000 2000-10-28 Tennessee 3 4 UTN 38 Cedrick Wilson, 4-yd pass from Casey Clausen (Willie Offord)
2000 2000-11-11 Florida 1 10 FLA 26 Matt Jackson, 2-yd pass from Rex Grossman (Willie Offord, Dennis Quinn)
2000 2000-11-11 Florida 3 13 FLA 23 Brian Haugabrook, 24-yd pass from Rex Grossman (Andre Goodman, Willie Offord)
2000 2000-11-11 Florida 1 10 FLA 48 Robert Gillespie rush for 2 (Willie Offord)
2000 2000-11-11 Florida 1 10 FLA 1 Jesse Palmer rush for 1 (Willie Offord)
2000 2000-11-11 Florida 2 9 FLA 2 Earnest Graham rush for 6 (Willie Offord, Andre Offing)
2000 2000-11-11 Florida 2 6 FLA 17 Robert Gillespie rush for 10 (Willie Offord, Rashad Faison)
2000 2001-01-01 Ohio State 2 5 OHS 25 Derek Combs, 2-yd pass from Steve Bellisari (Kenneth Harney, Willie Offord)
2000 2001-01-01 Ohio State 1 10 OHS 28 Derek Combs rush for 4 (Willie Offord)
2000 2001-01-01 Ohio State 3 7 OHS 31 D.Sanders, 9-yd pass from Steve Bellisari (Willie Offord)
2000 2001-01-01 Ohio State 1 10 OHS 40 Steve Bellisari rush for no gain (Willie Offord)
2000 2001-01-01 Ohio State 1 10 OHS 34 Ken-Yon Rambo, 65-yd pass from Steve Bellisari (Willie Offord)
2001 2001-09-01 Boise State 3 12 BOI 26 Ryan Dinwiddie rush for 8 (Kalimba Edwards, Willie Offord)
2001 2001-09-01 Boise State 1 10 BOI 33 Jeb Putzier, 7-yd pass from Ryan Dinwiddie (Willie Offord, Kalimba Edwards)
2001 2001-09-01 Boise State 3 7 BOI 47 Ryan Dinwiddie rush for 15 (Willie Offord, Antione Nesmith)
2001 2001-09-01 Boise State 2 8 USC 36 Kevin Louwsma, 5-yd pass from Ryan Dinwiddie (Willie Offord)
2001 2001-09-01 Boise State 2 10 USC 39 Brock Forsey, 2-yd pass from Ryan Dinwiddie (Willie Offord, Lenny Williams)
2001 2001-09-01 Boise State 1 10 BOI 31 David Mikell rush for 4 (Willie Offord)
2001 2001-09-08 Georgia 1 10 USC 48 Musa Smith rush for no gain (Langston Moore, Willie Offord)
2001 2001-09-08 Georgia 1 9 USC 9 Verron Haynes rush for 1 (Langston Moore, Willie Offord)
2001 2001-09-08 Georgia 1 10 UGA 48 Jasper Sanks rush for 14 (Antoine Nesmith, Willie Offord)
2001 2001-09-08 Georgia 3 3 USC 31 Musa Smith rush for 2 (John Stamper, Willie Offord)
2001 2001-09-20 Mississippi State 1 10 USC 35 Dicenzo Miller rush for 3 (Willie Offord, John Stamper)
2001 2001-09-20 Mississippi State 1 10 USC 24 Dicenzo Miller rush for 3 (Willie Offord)
2001 2001-09-20 Mississippi State 1 10 MST 43 Dontae Walker rush for 1 (Willie Offord, Jeremiah Garrison)
2001 2001-09-20 Mississippi State 3 4 MST 19 Clarence Parker, 6-yd pass from Wayne Madkin (Willie Offord)
2001 2001-09-20 Mississippi State 1 10 MST 12 Dontae Walker, 5-yd pass from Wayne Madkin (Willie Offord, Lenny Williams)
2001 2001-09-29 Alabama 1 10 ALA 20 Ahmaad Galloway rush for 3 (Willie Offord)
2001 2001-09-29 Alabama 2 4 USC 41 Freddie Milons, 5-yd pass from Tyler Watts (Willie Offord, Sheldon Brown)
2001 2001-09-29 Alabama 1 10 USC 11 Santonio Beard rush for 5 (Willie Offord, Kalimba Edwards)
2001 2001-09-29 Alabama 2 6 ALA 30 Santonio Beard rush for 2 (Willie Offord)
2001 2001-09-29 Alabama 1 10 ALA 49 Ahmad Galloway rush for 9 (Deandre Eiland, Willie Offord)
2001 2001-09-29 Alabama 1 10 USC 29 Tyler Watts rush for 8 (Willie Offord, Sheldon Brown)
2001 2001-09-29 Alabama 1 10 ALA 43 Santonio Beard rush for 12 (Deandre Eiland, Willie Offord)
2001 2001-09-29 Alabama 3 4 ALA 37 Tyler Watts rush for 25 (Deandre Eiland, Willie Offord)
2001 2001-10-06 Kentucky 3 9 UKY 49 Shane Boyd sacked for loss of 4 (Rashad Faison), fumble, recovered by (Willie Offord)
2001 2001-10-13 Arkansas 1 10 USC 23 Fred Talley rush for 3 (Jermaine Lemon, Willie Offord)
2001 2001-10-13 Arkansas 2 9 USC 10 Matt Jones rush for no gain (Jermaine Lemon, Willie Offord)
2001 2001-10-13 Arkansas 2 6 ARK 47 Fred Talley rush for 11 (Willie Offord, Deandre Eiland)
2001 2001-10-13 Arkansas 1 10 ARK 23 Matt Jones rush for 7 (Antione Nesmith, Willie Offord)
2001 2001-10-20 Vanderbilt 1 10 VAN 19 Dan Stricker, 48-yd pass from Greg Zolman (Willie Offord)
2001 2001-10-27 Tennessee 2 2 USC 35 Travis Stephens rush for 6 (Jeremiah Garrison, Willie Offord)
2001 2001-11-10 Florida 3 6 FLA 44 Rex Grossman 11-yd pass to Earnest Graham (Antione Nesmith, Willie Offord)
2001 2001-11-10 Florida 1 10 USC 40 Reche Caldwell, 19-yd pass from Rex Grossman (Willie Offord)
2001 2001-11-10 Florida 3 7 FLA 36 Jabar Gaffney, 11-yd pass from Rex Grossman (Willie Offord)
2001 2001-11-17 Clemson 1 10 CLM 4 Travis Zachery rush for 5 (Willie Offord)
2001 2001-11-17 Clemson 3 8 CLM 22 Travis Zachery, 9-yd pass from Woody Dantzler (Jermaine Lemon, Willie Offord)
2001 2001-11-17 Clemson 2 21 CLM 4 Airese Currie, 4-yd pass from Woddy Dantzler (Brian Brownlee, Willie Offord)
2001 2002-01-01 Ohio State 1 10 OHS 29 Jonathan Wells rush for 3 (Willie Offord)
2001 2002-01-01 Ohio State 3 7 OHS 23 M.Jenkins, 23-yd pass from Steve Bellisari (Andre Goodman, Willie Offord)
2001 2002-01-01 Ohio State 2 9 OHS 21 D.Sanders, 5-yd pass from Steve Bellisari (Kenneth Harney, Willie Offord)
2001 2002-01-01 Ohio State 1 10 OHS 23 Chris Vance, 13-yd pass from Steve Bellisari (Willie Offord)
2001 2002-01-01 Ohio State 1 5 USC 24 Lydell Ross rush for 13 (Antione Nesmith, Willie Offord)
2001 2002-01-01 Ohio State 2 7 OHS 25 Jamar Martin, 19-yd pass from Steve Bellisari (Willie Offord)
2001 2002-01-01 Ohio State 1 10 USC 41 Chris Gamble, 21-yd pass from Steve Bellisari (Willie Offord, Jermaine Lemon)