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#55 Rod Horn
Position: Defensive Tackle
Height: 6'3"
Weight: 254
Year: Senior
City/State: Fresno, Calif.
  • 2003 Inductee, Nebraska Football Hall of Fame
  • Two-Year NFL Veteran (Cincinnati)
  • Third-Round Draft Pick, 1980 NFL Draft (Cincinnati)
  • Two-Time Honorable Mention All-American
  • Two-Time First-Team All-Big Eight

Senior (1979)
Horn started at left tackle and made 37 tackles, including 24 unassisted, three sacks for a loss of 12 yards and three passes broken up.  He earned Honorable Mention All-American and, for the second straight year, All-Big Eight honors.  Horn also played in the Senior Bowl and was named the Most Valuable Defensive Player.

Junior (1978)
Horn made 64 stops to lead NU's defensive tackles along with seven tackles for loss.  He also recovered one fumble and broke up three passes.  His top performance was a nine-tackle day against Oklahoma State. 

Sophomore (1977)
Until a knee injury ended his season on Oct. 25, Horn started for NU at tackle.  He made 46 tackles and four tackles for loss in the first half of the season.

Redshirt Freshman (1976)
Horn redshirted in his second year in the program.

Freshman (1975)
Horn started for the freshman squad at tackle and was named Nebraska's Weightlifter of the Year.

At Hoover HS
Horn earned All-America honors at Hoover High School under coach Dave Harris.

Personal
Horn is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Henry Horn.

Horn's Career Statistics

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Tackles

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Year

UT

AT

TT

TFL

FR

PI

PBU

1977

10

36

46

4-15

1

0

0

1978

46

18

64

7-43

0

0

3

1979

24

13

37

3-12

0

0

3

Totals

80

67

147

14-70

2

0

6