Jonathan

Rucker

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#51

Linebacker
Height: 6'1"
Weight: 240lbs.
Class: Senior
City/State: Ponchatoula, La.
High School: Ponchatoula HS
Major: Human Science & Education
Experience: 2 Letters

Bio

2017 LSU Graduate (Interdisciplinary Studies)

Versatile player who has lined up on both sides of the ball during his time at LSU ... Has practiced at fullback and linebacker during his three seasons ... Major contributor on special teams ... Will provide depth at linebacker and on special teams units in 2017.

JUNIOR SEASON (2016)
Saw action in all 12 games ... Recorded seven tackles on the year on special teams ... Made his first career tackle in the season opener against Wisconsin ... Also recorded a tackle on special teams in games against Mississippi State, Missouri, Southern Miss, Arkansas, Florida and Louisville.

SOPHOMORE SEASON (2015)
Played in five games, seeing action on special teams units ... Took the field against Florida, Western Kentucky, Alabama, Arkansas and Ole Miss before suffering a season-ending injury ... Did not record any stats.

REDSHIRT FRESHMAN SEASON (2014)
Did not see any game action as a redshirt freshman in 2014.

FRESHMAN SEASON (2013)
Redshirted as a true freshman in 2013.

HIGH SCHOOL
Played for Ponchatoula High School where he was coached by Hank Tierney.

PERSONAL
Born September 9, 1995 ... Majoring in human science and education.

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2017 LSU Football Senior Tribute Ceremony