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Sherrod Ruff
Sherrod  Ruff

Graduate Student

Cordele, Ga.

Last College:
Coffeyville (Kan.) CC

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 215




Coach Hopson Media Conference (OCt. 9)

The Golden Eagles entertain UTEP this weekend for homecoming.


Football Practice Report: November 1

The Golden Eagles and 49ers kickoff Saturday at 2:30 p.m.


Football Practice Report: August 8


Football vs Kentucky

Football vs Kentucky


New Orleans Bowl vs ULL

New Orleans Bowl vs ULL


USATSI Gallery - Louisiana Tech @ Southern Miss

USATSI Gallery - Louisiana Tech @ Southern Miss


Football vs Rice

Football vs Rice


Football vs Savannah State

Football vs Savannah State

Heart of Dallas Bowl: Made three tackles (one solo) against Washington (12/26).

2017 (Senior): Played in first four games, before being lost for the remainder of the year with an injury ... Tallied 10 tackles (four solo), including six against Kentucky (9/2) and four versus ULM (9/16) ... Tallied 2.0 tackles for loss and one sack ... Added two pass breakups.

2016 (Junior): Started two of the 12 games in which he appeared, while also finishing third on the squad with 11 TFL out of his 37 total stops ... Also forced a team-high three fumbles ... Biggest game was in the regular-season finale versus LA Tech, where he had four solo tackles, two for loss (including a nine-yard sack) and a forced fumble ... Added a TFL among his three solo tackles in the opening win at Kentucky ... Two of his three tackles against Troy came from behind the line as well ... Also had 1 1/2 TFL at Old Dominion.

2015 (Sophomore): Played in 11 games, starting one... Finished with 24 tackles (14 solo), including two tackles for loss... Had season-high seven tackles at Texas State (9/19).

2014 (Freshman, Coffeyville CC): Started collegiate career playing linebacker at Coffeyville Community College ... Played in 11 games, recording 71 tackles (24 solo, 47 assisted) and helping the Red Ravens to a 9-3 record ... Notched 10.5 tackles for loss with five sacks ... Forced a pair of fumbles, while recovering a lost ball ... Credited with a pair of pass break-ups.

High School: Played linebacker and safety at Crisp County High School in Cordele, Ga. ... Named First Team All-Region as a senior, while taking home Second Team All-Region accolades as a junior ... Voted Player of the Week as a senior, while being selected to the North South All-Star Game and Rising Seniors All-Star Game ... Tallied over 200 tackles in three seasons at CCHS ... Also a member of the wrestling team, earning All-Region honors as a junior and senior.

Personal: Full name is Timmie Sherrod Ruff ... Son of Mattie Peavy ... Has an older brother, Quintavious Ruff, and an older sister, Tosheena Powell ... Born on Dec. 22, 1994 in Cordele, Ga. ... Majoring in criminal justice.

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