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  RJ Stanford
RJ Stanford

Player Profile
Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Chino, Calif.

High School:
Chino HS

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 180

Position:
DB

Experience:
2VL

UTAH: One-time running back made a successful transition to cornerback ... projected to start at nickel back ... second fastest player on the team runs a 4.29 second 40.

2007: Played in all 13 games, and made seven starts ... four starts were at corner and three at nickel ... 33 total tackles ... two tackles for loss were both sacks ... five pass breakups ... had five tackles and a sack against New Mexico ... four tackles and two pass breakups against Brigham Young ... two pass breakups against Oregon State.

2006: True freshman played in 12 games, missing only the season opener ... moved from running back to defensive back during the first week of November ... prior to the switch, he had 11 rushes for 48 yards (4.4 average) ... also played on special teams ... five tackles included two stops against TCU ... recovered a fumble against UNLV.

PRIOR TO UTAH: First-team all C.I.F. and all-league ... conference offensive player of the year in 2004-05 ... Chino High (Calif.) MVP ... carried the ball 233 times without a fumble as a senior, when he rushed for 1,800 yards and 28 touchdowns ... Chino HS was the Sierra League champion in 2003-04 ... won three letters in football and track ... 2004 league 100-, 200- and 400-meter champion.

PERSONAL: Son of La Shawn Stanford ... one sister ... undecided on a major ... full name is Raymond Perry Stanford Jr. ... born May 6, 1988.

YEAR	G/GS	UT	AT	TOT	TFL	PBU	FR
2006	12/0	3	2	5	0-0	0	1
2007	13/7	25	8	33	2.0-12	5	2
Totals	25/7	28	10	38	2.0-12	5	3
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