ROD THOMAS
Linebacker
1999-2003
DeLand, FL
Prior Schools
SchoolLocation
DeLand DeLand, FL

Roster Listings
YearRosterNumPosHtWtYrGmsGS
1999 Media Guide LB 6-1 218 Fr
1999 Fall 1999 34 LB 6-1 218 Fr 0 0
2000 Fall 2000 34 LB 6-1 232 So
2000 Tennessee 2000 34 LB 6-1 232 So 0 0
2001 Fall 2001 34 LB 6-1 232 Jr 1 1
2002 Spring 2002 34 LB 6-1 232 Sr
2002 Fall 2002 34 LB 6-1 235 Sr 0 0
2003 Spring 2003 34 LB 6-1 245 Sr
2003 Fall 2003 34 LB 6-1 245 Sr
2003 Alabama-Birmingham 2003 34 LB 6-1 245 Sr
2003 Final 2003 34 LB 6-1 245 Sr 0 0
Depth Chart Appearances
DescriptionPositionRank
2000 Media Guide Inside Linebacker 2nd String
2002 Outback Bowl Linebacker Starter
2002 Media Guide Linebacker Starter
2003 Spring StrongSide Linebacker Starter
8/30/2003 vs Louisiana-Lafayette WeakSide Linebacker 2nd String
9/27/2003 vs Tennessee StrongSide Linebacker 2nd String
10/9/2003 vs Kentucky WeakSide Linebacker 2nd String
9/13/2003 vs. Georgia Linebacker 2nd String
Gamecock Archives Article Mentions
Article
Recruiting Class Review : 1999
Honors
AwardYear
2003 George Terry Best Attitude
Defense
YearSoloAstTklTFLSacksIntPBUQBHFRFFBK
1999 6 4 10 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
2000 5 7 12 0.0 0.0 0 2 0 0 0
2001 13 6 19 1.0 1.0 0 0 0 1 0
2002 1 0 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
2003 2 6 8 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Tot 27 23 50 1.0 1.0 0 2 0 1 0
Kickoff Returns
YearRetYdsAvgTD
2001 1 9 9.0 0
Tot 1 9 9.0 0
Games Started
DateOpponentPosition
2001-09-01 Boise State Linebacker
Scoring Plays
DateOpponentQtrTimeUSCOppPlay
Defense - Sacks
YearDateOpponentDownTo GoSideYdlinePlay
2001 2001-10-20 Vanderbilt 2 10 VAN 19 Greg Zolman sacked for loss of 6 (Rod Thomas)
Defensive Plays
YearDateOpponentDownTo GoSideYdlinePlay
1999 1999-10-09 Kentucky 2 18 UKY 29 James Whalen, 17-yd pass from Dusty Bonner (Rod Thomas)
1999 1999-10-09 Kentucky 2 13 USC 19 James Whalen, 11-yd pass from Dusty Bonner (Rod Thomas)
1999 1999-10-09 Kentucky 2 7 UKY 41 Anthony White rush for 3 (Rod Thomas)
1999 1999-10-16 Arkansas 3 7 ARK 45 Boo Williams, 8-yd pass from Clint Stoerner (Rod Thomas, Arturo Freeman)
1999 1999-10-16 Arkansas 1 10 USC 47 Chrys Chukwuma rush for 6 (Rod Thomas, Arturo Freeman)
1999 1999-10-16 Arkansas 1 10 ARK 40 Chrys Chukwuma rush for 5 (Rod Thomas)
1999 1999-10-16 Arkansas 1 10 USC 17 J.D. Davenport, 12-yd pass from Clint Stoerner (Rod Thomas)
2000 2000-09-16 Eastern Michigan 2 6 USC 30 Jamal Stevens, 10-yd pass from Walter Church (Rod Thomas)
2000 2000-09-30 Alabama 1 10 ALA 32 Dustin McClintock rush for 3 (Rod Thomas, Marco Hutchinson)
2000 2000-09-30 Alabama 3 5 USC 45 Ahmaad Galloway rush for 2 (Rod Thomas)
2000 2000-11-11 Florida 1 10 FLA 27 Robert Gillespie rush for no gain (Rod Thomas)
2001 2001-09-01 Boise State 2 3 USC 3 Ryan Dinwiddie rush for 1 (Rod Thomas, Kalimba Edwards)
2001 2001-09-08 Georgia 2 16 UGA 45 Musa Smith, 6-yd pass from David Greene (Jeremiah Garrison, Rod Thomas)
2001 2001-09-08 Georgia 3 10 USC 49 Terrence Edwards, 24-yd pass from David Greene (Rod Thomas, Antione Nesmith)
2001 2001-09-08 Georgia 1 10 USC 25 David Greene rush for 4 (Rod Thomas, Jeremiah Garrison)
2001 2001-09-20 Mississippi State 2 10 MST 39 Dontae Walker rush for 3 (Kalimba Edwards, Rod Thomas)
2001 2001-09-20 Mississippi State 1 10 USC 49 Dontae Walker rush for 6 (Kalimba Edwards, Rod Thomas)
2001 2001-10-06 Kentucky 3 3 UKY 34 Martez Johnson rush for 6 (Rod Thomas, Deandre Eiland)
2001 2001-11-10 Florida 1 10 FLA 35 Reche Caldwell, 9-yd pass from Rex Grossman (Rod Thomas, Sheldon Brown)
2001 2001-11-10 Florida 2 1 FLA 44 Earnest Graham rush for 4 (Rod Thomas)
2001 2001-11-17 Clemson 2 10 CLM 30 Woody Dantzler rush for 8 (Rod Thomas, Jermaine Lemon)
2001 2001-11-17 Clemson 3 4 CLM 40 Woody Dantzler rush for no gain (Rod Thomas)
2001 2001-11-17 Clemson 1 10 CLM 42 Bernard Rambert rush for 2 (Rod Thomas)
2001 2002-01-01 Ohio State 1 10 OHS 41 D.Sanders, 9-yd pass from Steve Bellisari (Rod Thomas)
2002 2002-08-31 New Mexico State 3 4 USC 43 Chris Lumpkin, 6-yd pass from Buck Pierce (Deandre Eiland, Rod Thomas)
2002 2002-11-23 Clemson 1 4 CLM 4 Daccus Turman rush for 2 (Rodney Thomas)
2003 2003-09-20 Alabama-Birmingham 3 10 UAB 37 Trey Chaney, 6-yd pass from Darrell Hackney (Rod Thomas)
2003 2003-09-20 Alabama-Birmingham 1 10 UAB 33 C.Cleveland, pass from Darrell Hackney for no gain (Rod Thomas)
2003 2003-09-20 Alabama-Birmingham 3 10 UAB 33 Theron Dudley rush for 7 (Rod Thomas, Isaac Stackhouse)
2003 2003-10-18 Louisiana State 2 2 LSU 29 Justin Vincent rush for 13 (Rod Thomas)