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Northwest Bearcats

Jordan Simmons

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Jordan Simmons

Running Back

Height5-9
ClassJunior
HometownKansas City, Mo.
High SchoolLee's Summit North
MajorRecreation and Park Mgt.

2011

Finished an outstanding junior season rushing for over 950 yards and 14 touchdowns … earned second team All-MIAA honors as a running back and kick returner … moved into the top 10 on the Northwest all-time list for total touchdowns and career points … was the third leading receiver for the Bearcats as the dual threat finished with 456 yards receiving and 4 touchdowns … was named Honorable Mention All-America by Don Hansen Football and also earned All-Region accolades … rushed for 136 yards in a key win over Central Missouri in week 6 finishing with 244 all-purpose yards … he would score 3 touchdowns and go over 200 all-propose yards against Missouri Southern scoring twice on the ground and returning a kickoff 98 yards for his second of the season … he returned his first of the year and second career kickoff in a week 3 blowout over Lincoln with a 92-yard return … in the final regular season game against Emporia State he returned his first punt for a score of his career going 46-yards

 

2010

Named Most Valuable Special Teams Player ... played in 13 of 14 games ... ranked first in the conference for punt return average with 15.3 punts per yard ... ranked second in the MIAA with 1,847 all purpose yards ... ranked seventh in the MIAA with a kick return average of 22.2 yards ... had a season high of all purpose yards with 224 against Emporia State ... carried 150 times for 739 yards and 11 touchdowns ... caught 46 passes for 289 yards and two touchdowns ... recorded 260 yards for 14 punt returns ...

 

2009

Northwest's Most Valuable Special Teams Player (Co-MVP) ... played in 13 of 15 games ... led the MIAA and finished eighth in the nation in kick return average (29.06 ypr) ... ranked third in the MIAA and 15th nationally in punt return average (13.0 ypr) ... averaged 104.3 all-purpose yards per game, which ranked 94th nationally ... finished as Northwest's second-leading rusher and fifth-leading receiver ... carried 47 times for 234 yards and two touchdowns ... caught 27 passes for 332 yards and three scores ... had an 81-yard kickoff return and a 7-yard touchdown run in a national semifinal contest vs. California (Pa.) (12/5) ... carried eight times for a season-high 60 yards at Fort Hays State (10/31) ... caught two passes for a season-high 67 yards, including a 69-yard touchdown reception vs. Nebraska-Omaha (9/19) ... had a 19-yard touchdown reception in a national quarterfinal win at top-ranked Central Washington (11/28)

 

2008

Redshirt Season ... named scout-team offense MVP

 

Lee's Summit North High School

Second-team all-state running back ... earned first-team all-district and all-conference honors ... runs a 10.9 100-meter dash and a 22.3 200-meter dash ... carried 28 times for 240 yards and five touchdowns for Lee's Summit North in 2007

 

Personal

Son of Floyd & Frankcine Simmons ...born on August 27, 1989

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Rushing

G

ATT

YARDS

TD

LONG

AVG/C

AVG/G

2009

13

47

234

2

30

5.0

18.0

2010

14

150

739

11

54

4.9

52.8

Total

27

197

973

13

54

4.9

36.0

Receiving REC YARDS TD LONG REC/G AVG/C AVG/G
2009 27 332 3 69 2.1 12.3 25.5
2010 46 389 2 58 3.3 8.5 27.8
Total 73 721 5 69 2.7 9.9 26.7
Punt Returns No. YARDS TD LONG AVG/R AVG/G
2009 25 325 0 48 13.0 25.0
2010 17 260 0 78 15.3 18.6
Total 42 585 0 78 13.9 21.7
Kick Returns No. YARDS TD LONG AVG/R AVG/G
2009 16 465 1 81 29.1 35.8
2010 23 510 0 34 22.2 36.4
Total 39 975 1 81 25.0 36.1