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#40 Shawn Jordan
Position: Fullback
Height: 5'11"
Weight: 254 lbs.
Class: Senior
Experience: 3 Letters
City/State: El Paso, Texas
High School: Riverside HS
Shawn Jordan Bio
Courtesy: LSUsports.net (@LSUsports)
Release: 04/28/2008

CAREER
Played in 40 games with two starts ... Mainly used as a blocking fullback and on special teams during his career ... Graduated in the spring of 2007 with a degree in kinesiology ... Goal is to become a doctor as he spent his senior season pursuing a second degree in chemistry.

SENIOR SEASON (2007)
Played in all 14 games with two starts this year (versus Ole Miss and Tennessee) ... Against Louisiana Tech recorded the first rushing stats of his career ... Ran the ball four times for a total of 32 yards ... Also played on the Tigers’ kickoff return unit.

JUNIOR SEASON (2006)
A solid contributor on special teams, he played in each of the Tigers’ 13 games ... Also saw action at fullback ... Scored the first touchdown of his career on a two-yard pass from quarterback Matt Flynn against Kentucky.

SOPHOMORE SEASON (2005)
Played in 11 games, seeing most of the action on special teams ... Did not record any statistics from the fullback position ... Did return a pair of kickoffs for 22 yards in games against North Texas and Appalachian State.

REDSHIRT FRESHMAN SEASON (2004)
Played in two games in a backup role ... Saw action against Arkansas State and Mississippi State ... Did not record any statistics in those games.

FRESHMAN SEASON (2003)
Redshirted as a true freshman in 2003.

HIGH SCHOOL
Rated among the nation's top 10 true fullbacks (No. 7 by Rivals.com) ... Named District 2-4A Co-Player of the Year in 2002, all-city linebacker in 2001 and an all-district fullback in 2000 ... Capped prep career by rushing for 1,021 yards on 137 carries with nine touchdowns ... Also showed his versatility coming out of the backfield by catching 18 passes for 326 yards and six touchdowns ... Three-sport star who prepped in track, basketball and wrestling ... Starting center for the varsity basketball squad, freshman through junior year ... Coached by Thomas Work.

PERSONAL
Full name is Shawn Martin Jordan ... Born on Oct. 21, 1984, in El Paso, Texas ... Parents are Martin and Charlotte Jordan ... Has three siblings - Joshua, Jamie and Jeremy ... Two-time state champion wrestler in high school.

CAREER RUSHING HIGHS
Attempts: 4 vs. La. Tech, 2007
Yards: 32 vs. La. Tech, 2007
Touchdowns: 0
Long: 15 vs. La. Tech, 2007

JORDAN’S CAREER RUSHING AND RECEIVING STATISTICS

Rushing
Receiving
Year
G-GS
Att.
Yds.
TD
Lg
Rec.
Yds.
TD
LG
2004
2-0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
2005
11-0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
2006
13-0
0
0
0
0
1
2
1
2
2007

14-2

4

32

0

15

0

0

0

0

TOTALS
40-2
4
32
0
15
1
2
1
2

JORDAN'S CAREER KICKOFF RETURN STATISTICS

Year
No.
Yds.
Avg.
TD
LG
2004
0
0
0
0
0
2005
2
22
11.0
0
11
2006
0
0
0
0
0
2007

2

13

6.5

0

10

TOTALS
4
35
8.8
0
11

 

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