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Cliff Odom 20

Cliff  Odom


Arlington, Texas

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Height / Weight:
5-11 / 190



2007: Played in every game as true freshman cornerback for the Bears and finished rookie season with 12 tackles (seven solos), including 2.0 tackles for loss ... Four multi-tackle games ... Had two tackles (one solo) with 1.0 tackle for loss at No. 4 Oklahoma ... Totaled career-high tying three tackles (two solos) at Buffalo ... Career-high three tackles (two solos) and 1.0 tackle for loss vs. Texas State ... Saw action on 251 snaps, 123 of which were on special teams, to earn first letter.

High School: James Martin High School, Arlington, Texas ... Fort Worth Star-Telegram Area Top 50 recruit ... Played running back and cornerback ... Earned unanimous first-team All-District 8-5A honors at cornerback as a senior ... Credited with 21 tackles, eight pass breakups, two interceptions and a forced fumble as a senior team captain ... As a Warrior running back, rushed five times for 68 yards and one touchdown ... Also averaged 24.3 yards on 15 kickoff returns with one touchdown in final prep season ... 2007 district 100 meter champion (10.60) also claimed 2006 district 200-meter dash title and was a three-year track team captain ... Selected Baylor over offers from TCU, Kansas, Wyoming and Iowa ... Junior class President (2005-06) was on Martin's student council every year ... Played for coach Bob Wager at the District 8-5A school.

Personal: The son of Cliff and Cynthia Odom, Clifton Lewis Odom Jr., was born in Oct. 2, 1988, in Indianapolis, Ind. ... Father, Cliff, played 13 years in the NFL as a linebacker with the Indianapolis Colts and Miami Dolphins ... Business major.

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