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Name  Aaron Ross
Born  9/15/1982
Height  6-0
Weight  197
College  Texas
2006 Jim Thorpe Award winner, recognizing the top defensive back in the nation...Ross was also a First Team All-American as well as the Big 12 Conference Defensive Player of the Year and a unanimous pick for All-Big 12 First Team honors as well...Ranked third on the unit in 2006 with 80 tackles, going along with six interceptions, 19 pass break-ups, three forced fumbles and a pair of recoveries, not to mention three tackles for loss and a sack...Ross was named All-Big 12 honorable mention as a junior, but as a punt returner,having started just two games in the secondary...Over four seasons, Ross has averaged 12.9 yards on 76 punt returns, leading to three touchdowns for the Longhorns...Has good instincts on defense, but could easily be someone who excels on special teams at the next level as well.

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