79 - John Dunn Position: Offensive Tackle
    Class: r-Sophomore
    Height: 6-7
    Weight: 324
    High School: Tallwood H.S.
    Hometown: Virginia Beach, Va.
    photo         Is just what coaches are looking for at the tackle position - a mixture of outstanding size and physical ability ... Still needs to be more consistent in his play and become more physical at the point of attack ... Should become a force as he continues to increase his strength ... Moved into the starting lineup at right tackle during the spring ... Picked up some valuable playing time in 2001 ... A hard worker with a will to succeed ... Will be a key performer along the offensive front this fall ...

    2001: Averaged nearly 26 snaps per game on offense ... Played a total of 231 offensive snaps ... Saw action in 10 games, including nine on offense ... Worked on the extra point and field goal team in six games ... Got his first collegiate action in the opener against UConn ... Was in on a season-high 44 offensive snaps in that game ... Played 34 offensive downs against both Western Michigan and Rutgers ... Had knock down blocks against West Virginia and Virginia ... Played 27 plays on offense against Temple, grading out at 86 percent ... Posted a 351-pound clean during spring testing ... Turned in one of the best times among the offensive linemen in the NFL shuttle run at 4.46 ...

    2000: Worked at right tackle while redshirting ... Made some strides during the off-season program ... Got some work with the first team during spring practice ... Won the Paul Torgersen Award as Tech's top offensive newcomer ...

    High School: Earned All-America honors from SuperPrep, PrepStar and Tom Lemming's Prep Football Report ... Ranked the No. 35 offensive line prospect in the nation by SuperPrep and the No. 9 player in Virginia ... Listed as the No. 20 offensive tackle prospect in the nation by Lemming ... Picked the No. 1 offensive lineman in the state and the No. 7 overall prospect in Virginia by The Roanoke Times ... Lettered three seasons for Coach Thad Harold at Tallwood ... Saw most of his action as an offensive tackle ... Also got some playing time at defensive tackle and as a long snapper ... Earned all-district honors his junior and senior seasons ... Named All-Eastern Region as a senior ... Had eight tackles and two sacks in limited defensive duty in 1999 ...

    Personal: Jonathan Paul Dunn ... Born 12/12/81 in Norfolk, VA ... Son of Paula and Willie Heggins ... Enrolled in residential property management.

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