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#38 Jon Rose
Position: Strong Safety
Height: 5'10"
Weight: 195
Year: Redshirt Senior
Hometown: Amherst, Va.
High School: Amherst
Experience: 3 Letters
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At JMU: Fifth-year Duke who moved from running back to safety during the 2009 spring practice period... plays well in space and is expected to fill a role in the safety playing rotation, said safeties coach Mo Linguist.

2010: Played in all 11 games as a reserve, seeing action primarily on special teams... Recorded nine total tackles on the season... Had a career-high three tackles in win over No. 1 William & Mary.

2009: Played in eight contests for JMU... worked as a reserve defensive back and special teams player throughout the season… shared JMU’s special teams Player of the Year award with recently-graduated return specialist Scotty McGee… finished the season with six tackles, five of them solos, and one fumble recovery... had a pair of tackles in the win at Liberty... also had single tackles against VMI, Richmond, Delaware and UMass... recovered a fumbled kickoff to set up a late-second-quarter field goal during JMU’s 22-14 win over Maine.

2008: Worked as a reserve tailback and appeared in seven games... ran six times from scrimmage for a net of six yards... had a 10-yard touchdown run among four carries at Towson... carried once for five yards vs. Hofstra and once for four yards vs. William & Mary... returned a kickoff 13 yards vs. Villanova in the NCAA playoffs.

High School: On three district title teams and a state title team as an Amherst senior... for his career ran for more than 4,100 yards and 39 touchdowns... First-Team All-District, All-Area, All-Region and All-State and averaged 15.5 yards per carry as a senior... as a sophomore was All-District, All-Area, All-Region and Honorable Mention All-State... sidelined for eight games as a junior... basketball captain.

Personal: Kinesiology major with a sports management concentration... Brothers Peter (redshirt sophomore) and Anthony (redshirt freshman) are also a part of the JMU football squad.