An offensive co-captain, Rodgers has put together one of the finest seasons ever by a Vanderbilt senior quarterback... Has started all 11 games in which he participated, leading team to 7-4 record one of their best seasons in the history of Vanderbilt football... His passing totals - 175 completions, 2,431 yards, 13 touchdowns - rank among the Top Ten single-season performances in Vanderbilt history... Rodgers has completed 59.5% of his passes, the highest percentage by a Commodore quarterback since Jay Cutler's junior season... Has been remarkably consistent during Vanderbilt's six-game win streak, averaging 227 passing yards and nearly two TD passes per game... Has passed for at least 170 yards in every start.... Threw for a season- high 279 yards and two touchdowns to guide Commodores to thrilling 27-26 comeback win at Ole Miss... Also recorded 65 yards and a TD on the ground... Finished the season throwing 10 TDs in the Commodores' final five games... Though just a two-year player, Rodgers will finish his career among the team's Top Ten in virtually every passing and total offense category.
Rodgers opened the season as the No. 2 quarterback behind Larry Smith, then moved into starting lineup after Smith was injured vs. Georgia... Saw action in all 13 games, earning first starting nod for the Army game... Finished the year with seven starts... His 1,949 yards of total offense rank 14th on Vanderbilt's individual single-season leader board, just ahead of Jay Cutler's freshman campaign in 2002... Topped the squad with 108 completions, 216 pass attempts, 1,524 passing yards and nine passing TDs... Passing total ranks seventh among Vandy junior QBs... Team's second leading rusher with 420 yards on 117 carries... First play from scrimmage of his Commodore career was a 30-yard TD pass to Chris Boyd in the fourth quarter against Elon... First 100-yard passing performance came at Alabama, completing 11-of-18 for 104 yards... Ran for 79 of Commodores' 200 rushing yards against Georgia... Produced first rushing TD and 282 yards of total offense to beat Army... Accounted for four TDs (two rushing, two passing) versus Arkansas... Surpassed 300 yards of total offense (306) for first time vs. Arkansas, amassing 240 passing yards and 66 rushing yards rushing... Bettered that performance at Florida with 317 yards of total offense, including career-high 297 passing yards and two TDs... Also threw two more TDs to defeat Kentucky.
Rodgers spent his first year on campus without seeing action at quarterback... He struggled with a shoulder injury for much of the redshirt season before undergoing corrective surgery in November... Expected to participate on limited basis in 2011 spring drills.
Started at QB as Pleasant Valley, helping team to 8-3-1 record and state sectionals as junior... Also lettered in basketball and track.
Jordan Edward Rodgers... Son of Ed and Darla Rodgers... Born Aug. 30, 1988... Youngest of three brothers: Luke and Aaron, who earned the 2011 Super Bowl MVP Award by guiding the Green Bay Packers to world championship... Dad is a chiropractor in Chico... Enjoys golf... Rodgers is expected to complete a degree in Human and Organizational Development this December. He is a 2010 and 2011 SEC Academic Honor Roll recipient.