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Orlando Huff
Orlando Huff

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Upland, Calif.

High School:
Upland

Last College:
Eastern Arizona

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 230

Position:
Linebacker

Birthdate:
08/14/1978

Fresno State: A fast and physical player who makes big plays ? should be one of the premier defensive players in the WAC ? rated the 22nd -best outside linebacker by Lindy's ? a consensus first-team preseason All-WAC selection ? at out for two seasons before emerging last year earning a starting spot and became an All-WAC player ? by the end of his junior season he was already receiving a lot of attention ? with his size, strength and speed, he is expected to make a good transition to the NFL. (1999) First-team All-WAC in his first season playing for the Bulldogs ? tied for second on the team tackles with 86 ? was selected the WAC Defensive Player of the Week vs. Colorado State with 14 tackles, a season-high ? following that game with 10 tackles vs. SMU ? tied for second on the team in tackles for losses with four for 28 yards. (1998) Redshirted.

Eastern Arizona JC: Spent two seasons starting at linebacker for Eastern Arizona JC (Thatcher, Ariz.) ? earned All-Arizona Community College Athletic Conference honors ? was also a first team Arizona Junior College All-American ? named Most Valuable Linebacker and Defensive Player of the Year at EAJC as a sophomore.

High School: A 1996 graduate of Upland (Calif.) High School ? was a two-year varsity starter at linebacker ? earned defensive MVP accolades both years ? named first team All-Baseline Conference and All-Southern Section as a senior.

Personal: Born Aug. 14, 1978, in Mobile, Ala. ? mother's name is Janice Huff ? has two brothers (Demetrist wrestled for the Bulldogs) ? enjoys weightlifing and music ? favorite athlete is Michael Jordan ? nicknames are Hitman and Big 'O'.

FRESNO STATE STATISTICS:
Year   G-GS    Solo    Ast.    Total    TFL-Yds.     Sacks-Yds.
1999   13-8     40      46       86       5-31         4-28

Year FC PBU FR Int-Yds. 1999 1 2 1 0-0

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