Cream of the Crop through the years
01/27/2008 02:57:10 AM PST
01/27/2008 02:57:12 AM PST
Jahvid Best (Salesian), RB, Cal -- Played in 10 games but suffered bruised hip Nov. 10 against USC. Missed last three games. Scored three TDs, had 700 all-purpose yards (rushing, receiving, kickoff returns).
Mike Calvin (San Lorenzo), WR, Cal -- Redshirted. Expected to play major role in Bears' offense in 2008.
Corbin Louks (San Ramon Valley), QB, Utah -- Played in 10 games. Completed 5 of 8 passes for 41 yards, 2 TDs. Rushed 33 times for 162 yards, 1 TD.
Roy Helu (San Ramon Valley), RB, Nebraska -- Played in seven games. Rushed for 209 yards on 45 carries. Caught five passes for 40 yards.
Willie Griffin (McClymonds), RB, Washington -- Redshirted.
Michael Marcisz (Granada), OL, Arizona St. -- Redshirted.
Tonio Celotto (Piedmont), DE, Oregon -- Played in 11 games. Had 10 solo tackles, assisted on six.
Brandon Davis (Castlemont), DB, San Diego St. -- Redshirted.
Thomas Byrd (McClymonds), OL, Boise St. -- Redshirted.
Austin Stafford (Hayward), LB, Nebraska -- Redshirted.
Maurice Neal (San Leandro), OLB, Utah -- Redshirted.
Jeff Meads (California), OL, Nevada -- Redshirted.
Michael Snead (Skyline), DE, San Diego St. -- Redshirted.
DeAndre West (Wilson Prep), CB, San Diego St. -- Redshirted.
Kyler O'Neal (McClymonds), S, San Jose St. -- Grayshirted. Has four seasons of eligibility left.
Zack Madonick (San Ramon Valley), DL, Nevada -- Redshirted.
Robert Turbin (Irvington), CB, Utah St. -- Played in one game (against Oklahoma), gained 17 yards on three carries.
Ryan Whalen (Monte Vista), WR, Stanford -- Played in all 12 games. Caught one pass for 12 yards.
Isikeli Ngatuvai (San Leandro), DT, San Jose St. -- Redshirted.
Troy Evans (Hayward), RB, Laney -- Played in seven games. Had 849 all-purpose yards.
Derrick Hill (McClymonds), DT, Cal -- Following knee injury in 2006, had 19 tackles, one sack, one interception in 10 games. Was honorable mention Freshman All-American by Scout.com.
Josh Tatum (McClymonds), LB, USC/CCSF -- Played sparingly for Rams during injury-plagued 2007 season. Has not picked four-year school. Has three years of eligibility.
Mike Costanzo (Monte Vista), DT, Cal -- Began year as No. 2 DT behind Matt Malele. Played in three games. Had one tackle.
Na Derris Ward (McClymonds), TE, Georgia -- Did not catch pass during redshirt freshman season. Will likely enter 2008 season as No. 3 tight end.
A.J. Simmons (Bishop O'Dowd), TE, Arizona -- Began fall practice as No. 1 TE but fell behind true freshman Rob Gronkowski. Played in 10 games as redshirt freshman. Caught 3-yard TD pass.
Jamel Hamler (San Leandro), WR, Fresno St. -- In first season, played in 11 games. Caught five passes for 80 yards.
Nico Herron (San Leandro), LB, Fresno St. -- Played in two games as a redshirt freshman. Had two solo tackles.
Damion Owens (San Leandro), CB, Fresno St. -- Started all 13 games. Had 42 tackles, 17-yard interception and broke up four passes.
Tony Smith (Foothill), WR/QB, Utah/Cal Poly -- Transferred to Cal Poly before 2007 season. Will playing QB. Has three seasons of eligibility.
Rob Sullivan (Miramonte), OL, Nevada -- Left Wolf Pack, transferred to Cal, where he is in first season with Bears' rugby team.
Rico Thomas (McClymonds), DB, UNLV -- Enrolled at UNLV last January. Played in seven games, assisted on three tackles.
Antoine Howard (McClymonds), OL, UNLV -- Enrolled at UNLV in the spring. Has four seasons of eligibility.
Quentin Bernhard (Encinal), OL, Cornell -- Started every game in 2007 as a sophomore.
Jonathan Ve'e (Alameda), LB, Laney -- Standout sophomore season. In nine games, led team with 49 tackles. Had two sacks, two interceptions (returned one for TD), one fumble recovery for another TD. Being recruited by Hawaii among others.
Brandon Fragger (College Park), RB, Nevada -- Sophomore was team's third-leading rusher, gaining 322 yards, scoring two TDs in 10 games. Caught 14 passes for 133 yards, one TD.
Garry Graffort (Ygnacio Valley), DE, Cal -- Played in one game as redshirt sophomore.
Terrance McCoy (McClymonds), CB, Idaho -- Suspended during spring, eventually dismissed from team.
Cameron Island (Skyline), RB, San Jose St. -- Played in 10 games as sophomore. Had 13 carries for 46 yards, one TD.
Jason Swisher (Las Lomas), LB, San Jose St. -- Redshirt freshman played in all 12 games. Had hand in 21 tackles.
Rob Overton (Moreau Catholic), TE, Montana -- Played in eight games as redshirt freshman. Caught three passes for 31 yards.
Kyle Reed (McClymonds), QB, Cal/San Jose St. -- Transferred from Cal before regular season after losing No. 2 job to Kevin Riley. Will be a junior in the fall. Expected to challenge Myles Eden and Jordan La Secla for starting job.
Kevin Lopina (De La Salle), QB, Kansas St./Washington St. -- Did not attempt pass as redshirt sophomore.
Eddie Young (Berkeley), OLB, Cal -- Played all 12 games as redshirt sophomore. Had 12 tackles, including one sack.
Jesse Brooks (Bishop O'Dowd),S, Cal -- Did not make any tackles as redshirt sophomore.
Mario Cox (McClymonds), RB/LB, Hawaii -- Four carries for nine yards, caught two passes for 15 yards before being kicked off team in October for unspecified reasons. Did not have scholarship removed. Told Honolulu Advertiser in November that he hopes to return to team.
James Meeks (Bishop O'Dowd), OL, Fresno St. -- Left team during the summer.
Patrick Henderson (McClymonds), DB, Oregon St. -- Redshirt sophomore played in 12 games. Had hand in four tackles.
Avery Williams (Granada), DL, San Diego St. -- Played in three games as a redshirt sophomore. Assisted on one tackle.
Nick Graziano (Campolindo), QB, Nevada -- Was team's starting QB before having surgery to repair torn tendon in his right foot in October. In five games completed 68 of 134 passes for 1,119 yards,10 TDs. Won't return to practice until spring at earliest. Will be a junior.
Jason Crawley (Pittsburg), WR, Fresno St. -- Played in all 13 games. Caught 22 passes for 199 yards, one TD. Will be a junior.
Joe Bates (Skyline), CB, Laney/San Jose St. -- Did not qualify academically for SJSU. Being recruited by Hawaii. Has two seasons left.
Shea McIntyre (Skyline), ILB, Cal -- Redshirt sophomore played in all 13 games. Had hand in two tackles.
Mike Vandenberg (Campolindo), CB, New Mexico/Montana -- Transferred from New Mexico. Switched from WR. Played in three games. Returned three punts for 30 yards. Has two years left.
John Smith (De Anza), LB, San Jose St. -- Did not see any game action. Will be a junior.
Sevaro Johnson (Freedom), DE, Eastern Washington/Los Medanos/Laney/Utah St. -- Signed with Utah St. in December. Has two years left.
Andy Cabianca (San Ramon Valley), RB/LB, Chabot/Boise St. -- Signed with Boise St. during summer. Redshirted. Two years remaining.
Mike Healey (College Park), LB, UC Davis -- Played in all 11 games. Had hand in 26 tackles. Two years remaining.
Joseph Blackman (Pittsburg), DB, South Dakota St. -- Appeared in seven games. Three tackles as redshirt sophomore.
Cyrus Mulitalo (Arroyo), LB, Sacramento St. -- Named first-team all-Big Sky Conference after leading team with 98 tackles. Junior was second on Hornets with 13.5 tackles-for-loss, four sacks. Had 60-yard interception for TD. Rushed 15 times for 30 yards, one TD.
Chris Carter (San Ramon Valley), WR, UC Davis -- Played in three games as sophomore. Had 165 all-purpose yards. Did not play in eight of last nine games because of injury.
Cameron Colvin (De La Salle), WR, Oregon -- Played six games as senior after breaking ankle in mid-October. Finished with 20 catches for 248 yards, two TDs. According to nfldraftcountdown.com, ranks as 53rd best WR in this year's draft.
Marshawn Lynch (Oakland Tech), RB, Cal/Bills -- Picked 12th overall in first round by Buffalo in last April's draft. Was second RB taken behind Adrian Peterson. Played in 13 games as rookie. Had 1,115 yards, seven TDs on 280 carries. Had 18 catches for 184 yards. Named Buffalo's Rookie of the Year despite missing three games with high ankle sprain.
Phillip Mbakogu (Hayward), DE, Cal -- Had third surgery on knee in early 2007 and missed second straight season. His return is unclear.
Terrence Kelly (De La Salle), LB, Oregon (deceased)
Willie Glasper (De La Salle), DB, Oregon -- Played in 13 games for second straight year. Recorded 25 tackles, including one for loss. Two years remaining.
Sekeli Faaeteete (San Leandro), LB, Chabot
Kenny O'Neal (Skyline), WR, Florida St./CCSF/Tennessee -- Played in 12 games in first season with Volunteers. Had 63 all-purpose yards. Was academically ineligible for Jan. 1 Outback Bowl. One season left.
Ra'Shon Harris (Pittsburg), DL, Oregon -- Returned from torn triceps muscle. Played in 11 games as junior. Had hand in 15 tackles. Recorded four quarterback hurries.
Jackie Bates (De La Salle), CB, Oregon/Hampton -- Transferred to Hampton in May. Granted medical redshirt season before leaving Oregon. Played in 10 of 11 games. Had 50 tackles. Had two interceptions, returned for a combined 50 yards. Broke up 10 passes. Has one season left.
Robert Jordan (Hayward), WR, Cal -- As senior was third on team in receiving with 47 catches for 689 yards, three TDs. Was honorable mention All-Pac-10. Ranks seventh at Cal in career receptions, 10th in receiving TDs. Owns Cal record for consecutive games played (41) with reception.
Mike Norris (Skyline), DB, UCLA -- After redshirting in 2006 because of knee injury, played all 13 games in 2007. Had hand in 13 tackles. Has one season left.
Virdell Larkins (Oakland Tech), DB, Cal/Laney/Idaho -- Transferred from Cal to Laney. Played for Eagles as redshirt freshman. Will enroll at Idaho in spring. Three years left.
Taylor Humphrey (Miramonte), QB, Hawaii/Massachusetts/Assumption -- Started all 11 games, completed 170 passes for 2,204 yards, both school records. Threw 11 TD passes, 18 interceptions. Passed for 265 yards or more in four games. Twice named to Northeast-10 Conference's weekly honor roll. Two seasons left.
Wopamo Osaisai (Pinole Valley), CB, Stanford -- Played all 12 games for Cardinal in 2007. Seven starts. Had hand in 45 tackles. Only interception, returned 18 yards, was against USC and helped set up game-winning drive. Led team in passes defended (9), pass breakups (8). Tied career-high with eight tackles against UCLA. One more season.
Alex Stroud (De La Salle), WR, Illinois/Cal -- Served as reserve WR for Bears for second straight season. One year left.
Brent Casteel (Antioch), RB, Utah -- Played just two games before suffering season-ending knee injury. Had 82 all-purpose yards, one TD. Will be a junior.
Aaron Straiten (Antioch), WR, Utah/Snow College/CCSF/UNLV -- Played eight games as season before being suspended. Caught 23 passes for 285 yards.
Joe Mortensen (Clayton Valley), LB, Kansas -- Flourished after moving to middle of Jayhawks' defense. Team's leading tackler with 106 stops, 15 for loss. Led Kansas to 12-1 record, best in school history. Helped secure win over Virginia Tech in Orange Bowl by blocking field goal that would have tied score.
Dave Felso (Campolindo), OL, Cal
Darryl Willliams (McClymonds), OL, Laney
Kyle Wright (Monte Vista), QB, Miami -- Lost starting job to Kirby Freeman for first two games, but regained No. 1 status for next six games before suffering an ankle injury. Started Hurricanes' final three games. Finished senior year with 1,747 passing yards, 12 TDs, 14 interceptions. Ranked as 14th-best QB in this year's draft class by nfldraftcountdown.com.
Dennis Dixon (San Leandro), QB, Oregon -- Was thought to be Heisman Trophy candidate before suffering season-ending left knee injury against Arizona on Nov. 15. In 10 games, Dixon completed 172 of 254 passes (67.7 percent) for 2,136 yards, 20 TDs, four interceptions. Ducks' second-leading rusher with 583 yards, nine TDs. Ranked 10th-best QB in this year's draft by nfldraftcountdown.com.
Sam Keller (San Ramon Valley), QB, Arizona St./Nebraska -- Named Cornhuskers' No. 1 QB before season. Started first nine games before breaking collarbone. Completed 205 of 325 passes for 2,422 yards, third-most all-time in single season for Nebraska. Also had 14 TD passes, 10 interceptions. Ranked 11th-best QB in this year's draft by nfldraftcountdown.com.
Maurice Drew (De La Salle), RB, UCLA/Jaguars -- In second NFL season, rushed for 816 yards, 10 TDs during regular season, playoffs. Caught 47 passes for 499 yards, one TD. Returned 31 kicks for 811 yards. Became known as an effective run blocker as Jaguars advanced to AFC Divisional Playoffs.
William Snead (Skyline), TE, UCLA -- Played all 13 games for Bruins, starting eight. Redshirt senior caught three passes for 50 yards, including 27-yarder in season-opener against Stanford.
Thomas DeCoud (Pinole Valley), CB, Cal -- Bears' starting free safety. Honorable mention all-Pac-10. Voted team's defensive MVP. Led Cal with 116 tackles (fourth in Pac-10), including 10 in Armed Forces Bowl victory over Air Force. Had career-high 16 tackles (13 solo) against Washington. Registered first career sack, first career interception in win over Arizona. Listed as third-best safety for this year's NFL Draft.
Leon Drummer (St. Mary's), OL, Cal -- Retired.
Brandon Sanders (Skyline), DB, Cal -- Played briefly as true freshman in 2003. Gave up football due to neck injury.
Sam DeSa (Monte Vista), WR, Cal -- Reserve WR but did not have any catches as senior.
Ryan Ting (James Logan), DB, USC
Brandon Ting (James Logan), DB, USC
Sam Cheatham (San Leandro), WR, Northwestern -- Graduated in spring, 2007 and did not return for fifth season.
Paul Martinez (San Ramon Valley), K, Oregon
Sean Young (Berkeley), WR, Cal -- Senior began season second on WR depth chart behind DeSean Jackson. Played in three games. One catch for 19 yards vs. Louisiana Tech.
Darnell Henderson (McClymonds), DB, Arizona St./Sacramento St./Laney/Arkansas-Pine Bluff
Damon Jenkins (De La Salle), CB, Fresno St. -- Started 13 games for Bulldogs. Had hand in 49 tackles. Also broke up team-high nine passes. Rushed 11 times for 46 yards. Ranked 28th-best cornerback for this year's NFL draft.
Reggie McPherson (San Leandro), DB, Northwestern -- Senior began year as starting free safety. Second on team with tackles (78). Six pass deflections, one interception against Nevada, which was returned 38 yards.
Keith Venson (McClymonds), DL, Fresno State
Steve Murphy (St. Mary's), DB, Nevada/CCSF/Portland St. -- Transferred from CCSF to Portland St. in 2006. Did not record any stats as junior or senior.
Nick Osborn (St. Mary's), DL, San Diego St. -- Started at DE for all 12 games as senior. Registered 54 tackles, seventh-highest on team. Added 8.5 tackles for loss, four sacks, two passes broken up.
Derek Landri (De La Salle), DL, Notre Dame/Jaguars -- Selected in fifth round of NFL Draft by Jacksonville. Pick heralded as one of "Top 10 Draft Steals" of 2007 by Sports Illustrated. Played in 13 regular season games as rookie. Second string defensive lineman recorded 11 tackles. Saw time on special teams. During AFC playoff game against Pittsburgh, had sack, interception and fumble recovery that sealed Jags' win.
Drew Olson (Piedmont), QB, UCLA/Ravens/Panthers/49ers -- Spent 2006 season on Ravens' practice squad. Sent to NFL Europa in 2007, was starting QB for Amsterdam. Signed to Carolina's practice squad in October. Was on 53-man roster before Panthers' Nov. 11 game against Atlanta. Cut following week but signed to 49ers' practice squad. Promoted to 49ers' active roster before Dec. 28 game against Cleveland.
Matt Gutierrez (De La Salle), QB, Michigan/Idaho State/Patriots -- Signed by New England as undrafted free agent. Played all four preseason games. Completed 19 of 31 passes for 184 yards, one TD. Made team as No. 3 QB. Completed first NFL pass, a 15-yarder to Donte Stallworth, in Pats' 49-28 win over Miami on Oct. 21.
Jarrad Page (San Leandro), DB, UCLA/Chiefs -- Started all 16 games for Kansas City at free safety. Sixth on team with 64 tackles, including 50 solo. Had team-high three interceptions, including one against Raiders that was returned 37 yards. Had seven tackles on special teams.
Albert Toeaina (Pittsburg), OL, City College of SF/Tennessee
Marc Guillon (Miramonte), QB, Miami/Alabama
David Gray (McClymonds), WR, Cal
Matthew Fountaine (Bishop O'Dowd), DB, Washington
Thomas Patton (Oakland Tech), DL, UCLA
Anthony Trucks (Antioch), LB, Oregon/Redskins/Steelers -- Played in four preseason games with Redskins. Had combined 12 tackles. Dropped from Redskins' practice squad on Sept. 11. Added to Pittsburgh's practice squad on Nov. 15. Re-signed by team this month.
I'Lario Vital (McClymonds), ATH, College of the Sequoias
Tyrone Henderson (McClymonds), DB, Colorado/Montana State
Justin Medlock (Mission San Jose), PK, UCLA/Chiefs -- Second of Kansas City's two fifth-round picks (160th overall) in 2007 NFL Draft. Made 3 of 6 field goal attempts during preseason. Made 1 of 2 field goal attempts in season opener against Houston. Waived on Sept. 11.
George Morris (De Anza), LB, UNLV
Steve Simonton (Pittsburg), DB, Fresno City College/Bowling Green
Michael Gray (Bishop O'Dowd), OL, Cal
Demonte Johnson (McClymonds), QB, College of the Sequoias
Trestin George (St. Mary's), DB, San Jose St./San Jose Sabercats -- Played in six games with Sabercats in 2007. Had 28 kick returns for 667 yards, two TDs. Played DB and had seven tackles, one 20-yard interception return.
Eric Carrie (Miramonte), DB, New Mexico St.
Delo Hilton (Antioch), DB, Los Medanos/Cal
Kevin Simon (De La Salle), LB, Tennessee/Redskins -- Strength and conditioning graduate assistant at the University of Tennessee.
Lorenzo Alexander (St. Mary's), DL, Cal/Panthers/Redskins -- Played in 13 regular season games and one playoff game for Redskins at defensive tackle. Had four tackles. Also used as OT in practice. Will need minor offseason surgery on right ankle.
Gerris Wilkinson (Skyline), LB, Georgia Tech/Giants -- Valuable backup OLB in second year with Giants. Played in 13 regular season games. Had 14 tackles, nine in Week 17 against New England. Started New York's first playoff game against Tampa Bay, had seven tackles. Also dressed for NFC Divisional and Championship game.
Demetrius Williams (De La Salle), WR, Oregon/Ravens -- In second NFL season, had 20 catches for 290 yards in Ravens' first nine games before suffering high-ankle sprain. Missed rest of season. Considered Ravens' No. 3 receiver.
Kirk Johnson (Skyline), LB, Arizona
Chris Hurd (Deer Valley), QB, Washington St./Texas-El Paso/Sacramento State
Sir Henry Anderson (McClymonds), DE, Oregon St./New York Giants -- Released by Giants on June 7.
Robin Meadow (De La Salle), OL, Washington/Bills
Harrison Smith (Skyline), CB, Cal/Lions/49ers/Steelers/Rams -- Released by Pittsburgh on Aug. 2. Signed to one-year contract by St. Louis on Aug. 12. Released Aug. 26.
Ramone Reed (Berkeley), LB, Oregon -- Assistant coach with Marist Catholic HS football team in Eugene, Ore.
Adam Kiefer (Monte Vista), OL, Nevada
Marcus Maxwell (Pinole Valley), WR, Diablo Valley College/Oregon/49ers/Bengals -- Waived by 49ers on Aug. 26. Signed to Cincinnati's practice squad on Oct. 4. Elevated to 53-man roster on Oct. 26. Played in four games for Bengals, catching one pass for five yards against Buffalo on Nov. 4.
Isaac Watts (Encinal), TE/DL, Arizona/CCSF/UNLV
Brian Luke (Las Lomas), QB, Kansas
Rufus Skillern (Skyline), WR, San Jose St./SaberCats/Rattlers -- Signed to Arizona Rattlers' practice squad in May. Signed to active roster in June. Waived Nov. 16.
Terry Johnson (Skyline), RB/LB, Merritt College
Stephen Bell (Fremont), OL, Sacramento City
Marcus Davis (Pittsburg), WR, American River JC
Joe Miklos (De La Salle), DB, UNLV
Sekai Greer (Miramonte), DB, Chabot
D.J. Williams (De La Salle), LB, Miami/Broncos -- In fourth NFL season, was Denver's leader in tackles with 170 (121 solo) at MLB. Had one sack, one interception, four passes defended, three forced fumbles, two fumble recoveries.
Eddie Smith (St. Mary's), DB, Oregon
Tosh Lupoi (De La Salle), DE, Cal -- Promoted from graduate assistant to Cal's d-line coach earlier this month.
Charles Favroth (De La Salle), DB, Oregon
Connor Banks (St. Mary's), DE, Arizona St.
Jason Washington (El Cerrito), WR, Fresno St.
Adam Smith (Miramonte), QB, Duke/Western Illinois
Ruschard Dodd-Masters (De Anza), DB, UNLV
Jamal Jones (Skyline), LB, Fresno St.
Joshua Dean (Bishop O'Dowd), DB, San Diego St./Bears/Centurions
Marviel Underwood (San Leandro), DB, San Diego St./Packers/Broncos -- Released by Green Bay on Aug. 21 but re-signed by team as free agent on Nov. 25. Released following week. Signed with Broncos on Dec. 5. Waived on Dec. 19.
Brett Visintainer (San Ramon Valley), PK, Fresno St./Cowboys
Humphrey Garrett (Skyline), DB, Nevada
Marcus Sanders (Deer Valley), DB, Navy
Will Smith (Ygnacio Valley), RB, Los Medanos College
Sione Finau (Ygnacio Valley), LB, Los Medanos College
Taylor Llewellyn (Miramonte), TE, UCLA/Colgate
Kirk Morrison (Bishop O'Dowd), LB, San Diego St./Raiders -- Played ILB for second straight year. Led Oakland in tackles (120) for third straight year. Second on team in interceptions (4). Had one sack.
Nick Schneider (Deer Valley), OL, Nevada
Tamarcus Tyson (Fremont), DL, Fresno St.
Atari Callen (De La Salle), DB, Cal/Idaho St.
Omar Nazel (Skyline), DE, USC/Rams
Ken Dorsey (Miramonte), QB, Miami-Fla./49ers/Browns -- Played two preseason games for Cleveland, completing 13 of 18 passes for 120 yards. Waived on Sept. 1 but re-signed on Sept. 11 after Charlie Frye traded to Seattle. Served as mentor for Derek Anderson and Brady Quinn but did not play. Signed three-year contract extension after season.
Josh Shavies (Fremont-Oak.), DL, Washington St.
Dominyc Shaw (Skyline), DB, Washington
David Hays (Liberty), OL, Cal
Justin Levasseur (Antioch), TE, Arizona
Terrell Roberts (El Cerrito), CB, Oregon St./Bengals
Maurice Washington II (McClymonds), WR, Fresno St./Fresno City College
Steve Nash (Pinole Valley), LB, San Jose St.
Eric Johnson (Antioch), P, Stanford
La Mons Walker (Concord), OL, San Jose St.
Courtney Anderson (Richmond), TE, Contra Costa College/San Jose St./Raiders/Dolphins/Lions/Falcons -- Was cut by Raiders in late July. Went to training camp with Miami but released after preseason. Signed by Lions on Sept. 24, dressed for two games, released on Oct. 28. Atlanta acquired him off waivers on Nov. 13. Dressed for two games but did not catch a pass.
Derek Goeriz (Miramonte), LB, Yale
Maurice Sapp (Skyline), LB, Boise St.
Reynard Carrie (De La Salle), DB, Portland St.
Jerry Bailey (Skyline), DL, Columbia
Dave Moretti (Foothill), LB, Chabot/Oregon
Karim Toney (Fremont-Oak.), WR, Prairie View A&M/DVC
David Bush (Skyline), DB, Navy
Matt Cooper (Amador Valley), QB, Arizona St.
Jafar Williams (St. Mary's), DB, Washington
Roy Williams (James Logan), DB, Oklahoma/Cowboys -- Strong safety named to fifth straight Pro Bowl. Made 92 tackles, had two interceptions.
Ryan Fernandez (Skyline), WR, Stanford
Doug Whiting (Pittsburg), DL, UCLA
Fred Shavies (Fremont), LB, Washington St.
Ramin White (McClymonds), ATH, Washington St.
Junior Adams (Amador Valley), DB, Oregon St./Montana St.
Damian Mackey (James Logan), DB, Oklahoma
Calvin Jenkins (Moreau), QB, Air Force
Rodney Allen (San Leandro), LB, San Diego St.
Marquez Ologbosele (Castlemont), TE, UNLV
Roger Ratliff (Skyline), RB, San Jose St.
Brandon McFerren (James Logan), OL, BYU
Sam Williams (Clayton Valley), LB, Fresno St./Raiders -- Played 11 games. Recorded 16 tackles, one forced fumble. Missed five games with shoulder injury.
Michael Denard (Oakland Tech), RB, Oklahoma St.
Stephen Parker (Bishop O'Dowd), QB, Northwestern
John Johnson (McClymonds), RB, Sacramento St.
Brian Foreman (Clayton Valley), LB, San Jose St.
Maurice Gaines (McClymonds), CB, Utah
Scott Peters (Amador Valley), OL, Arizona St./Eagles/Giants /49ers/Panthers/Cardinals -- Signed by Cardinals to one-year deal on Aug. 15. Released Sept. 1. Re-signed to practice squad on Sept. 26.
Travis Pfeifer (De La Salle), OL, Stanford
Saleem Muhammad (De La Salle), RB, Cal/Portland St.
Anthony Vontoure (De La Salle), DB, Washington (deceased)
Langston Walker (Bishop O'Dowd), OL, Cal/Raiders/Bills -- Signed five-year, $25 million contract ($10 million guaranteed) with Buffalo in March. Started all 16 games at right tackle.
Lamont Thompson (El Cerrito), DB, Washington St./Bengals/Titans/Dolphins/Jaguars -- Released by Titans on Sept. 1. Signed with Dolphins on Sept. 11 but was released Oct. 10. Signed with Jacksonville on Nov. 11. Played three games, collected nine tackles.
Anthony Limbrick (Skyline), DB, Fresno St.
Dewey Hale (Fremont), DB, Cal
Justin Peelle (Dublin), TE, Oregon/Chargers/Dolphins -- Played in all 16 games for Miami, starting 10. Had 29 catches for 228 yards, two TDs. Is entering last year of three-year contract.
David Currie (Pittsburg), RB, Los Medanos/DVC
Craig Brooks (James Logan), OL, Colorado St./De Anza JC/Nevada (did not play football)
Ramsey Venner (Oakland Tech), DL, Fresno St.
Greg Brown-Davis (De La Salle), LB, Oregon St.
Brandon Siefker (Benicia), OL, Nevada/Saginaw Valley St.
Nathan Haynes (Pinole Valley), WR, A's/Angels/Giants/Angels -- Broke into majors in May after 10-plus seasons in minors. Appeared in 40 games with Angels. Hit .267 with one triple, one RBI.
Ken Simonton (Pittsburg), RB, Oregon St./Bills/49ers/Stampeders -- Signed as free agent with Calgary of CFL on May 5. Did not play until final game of season, rushing for 114 yards, one TD against B.C. Lions. Also on roster for West Division semifinal playoff game against Saskatchewan.
Devin Martin (Berkeley), RB, Idaho St./Western Washington/Cal Lutheran
Steve Kruse (Miramonte), OL, Princeton
Terry Miller (Concord), OL, San Diego St.
Robert Thayer (De La Salle), OL, Nevada
LaCorey Collins (Skyline), WR, Oregon
Marcus Williams (Berkeley), TE, Colorado/Laney/Washington St./Raiders
Jeremiah Parker (De Anza), LB, Cal/New York Giants
Thabiti Lockhart (Fremont), DE, Cal/Fresno St./Packers
Jason Cooper (Skyline), DB, Oregon
Rashidi Barnes (Berkeley), WR, Colorado/Browns
Leon Callen (De La Salle), RB, Arizona
Marvel Smith (Skyline), OL, Arizona St./Steelers -- Started at left tackle for Steelers' first 10 games but played just two of next five because of back injury.
Mawuko Tugbenyoh (De La Salle), LB, Cal/Buccaneers/Cowboys/B.C. Lions/Montreal Alouettes
J'Sharlon Jones (Skyline), DB, Colorado St.
Joe Tafoya (Pittsburg), DE, Arizona/Bucaneers/Bears/Cardinals/Falcons/Seahawks/Cardinals -- Signed by Cardinals to one-year contract in April. Had 20 tackles, two sacks. Finished season as Arizona's starting right defensive end.
Ricky Walker (Bishop O'Dowd), RB, Oregon St.
Perris Verduzco (Antioch), QB, Rutgers/Fort Hays St. (Kansas)
Scott Swantner (Campolindo), OL, Navy
Darrin Ransom (James Logan), FB, Arizona St.
Mack Carminer (JFK-Richmond), ATH, Nevada/Sacramento St.
Saleem Mahdi (Pittsburg), WR, Fresno St.
Mike Keck (Pinole Valley), QB, Contra Costa
Jacki Crooks (James Logan), RB, Rutgers
Jerry Payne (Bishop O'Dowd), LB, SMU
Mike Bastianelli (De La Salle), QB, USC (deceased)
Jeff Cronshagen (Livermore), OL, Stanford
Hannibal Navies (Berkeley), LB, Colorado/Panthers/Packers/Bengals/49ers -- Waived by 49ers on Nov. 3.
Tony Vella (Bishop O'Dowd), TE, Stanford
Nate Geldermann (De La Salle), LB, Cal
Paul Driver (James Logan), OL, Oregon
Derrick Gardner (Skyline), DB, Cal/Falcons
Todd Brooks (Moreau), RB, Oregon
J'Juan Cherry (Berkeley), DB, Colorado/Arizona St./Patriots
Robert Love (Skyline), RB, Utah
John Romero (St. Mary's), OL, Cal/Eagles
Billy Cockerham (Skyline), QB, Minnesota/Vikings
Eric Olson (Bishop O'Dowd), QB, Boston College/Yankees
Jean Stallsmith (California), DL, UNLV
Josh Del Prado (Antioch), RB, Cal/Idaho St.
Peter French (Miramonte), WR, San Jose St./Washington (did not play football)
Haran Jackson (Skyline), DB, New Mexico St.
Trevor Agnitsch (Benicia), QB, Cal Poly-SLO
Rob Gatrell (Liberty), TE, Fresno St./Patriots/Admirals/Gladiators/Blaze -- Played in seven games for Utah Blaze of Arena Football League, recording nine tackles, one reception for four yards, one TD. Signed one-year deal with team in November.
Jim Hamilton (Concord), OL, Montana
Mike Lucky (Antioch), TE, Arizona/Cowboys
Ron Holmes (Skyline), WR, Arizona
Constantine Dumitrescu (Moreau), OL, Nebraska
DuVal Hicks (Benicia), DB, UCLA
Matt McShane (St. Mary's), OL, USC
Lu Hearns (Pittsburg), DB, Cal/Los Medanos/Upper Iowa
Halafihi Vuna (Skyline), LB, Arizona/Snow College
David Caldwell (Oakland), DL, Washington St.
James Battle (Pittsburg), WR, Los Medanos/Oregon St.
Rudy Mattox (Pinole Valley), FB, Cal
Mario Washington (Pinole Valley), RB, Laney College
Kevin Parker (Skyline), DB, Oregon
Vince Amey (James Logan), DL, Arizona St.
Jeremy Newberry (Antioch), OL, Cal/49ers/Raiders -- Not re-signed by 49ers . Signed one-year, $1.5 million deal with Raiders on March 6. Started 14 games, including last 13. Missed two contests with hamstring injury.
Mike Klews (Castro Valley), OL, Oregon
Kwame Stewart (Skyline), FB, Washington St.
DeShawn Williams (James Logan), RB, Oregon St.
Robert Portis (De La Salle), RB, Colorado
Nick Alexakos (De La Salle), OL, Idaho
Eric Gwilliam (Campolindo), OL, Ricks (Idaho) College/Utah St.
Regan Upshaw (Pittsburg), DE, Cal/Buccaneers/Jaguars/Raiders/Redskins/Giants
Will Blackwell (Skyline), WR, San Diego St./Steelers
Tommy Hanson (Benicia), TE, Stanford
Andrew Welsh (De La Salle), OL, Colorado
Andrew Vessel (JFK-Richmond), WR, Rangers/Reds
Khalid Shabazz (Skyline), RB, Cal
Tarik Glenn (Bishop O'Dowd), DL, Cal/Colts -- Won Super Bowl title with Colts and was Pro Bowl starter for AFC. Announced retirement on July 24.
Nimoy Triplet (Benicia), WR, San Diego St./Nevada
Evan Ford (Monte Vista), WR, Washington St.
Jihad Akbar (Berkeley), DB, Cal
Ayyub Abdul-Rahmann (Skyline), QB, Colorado
Michael Carr (Clayton Valley), OL, Fresno St.
Brian Boccio (Antioch), RB, Nevada
Mickey Stewart (Skyline), FB, City College of San Francisco/ Grambling/Chabot
James Reed (St. Mary's), RB, Oregon/Laney/San Jose St.
Ryan McShane (Acalanes), OT, Washington St.
Brian Lynch (Monte Vista), QB, Colorado St./San Diego St.
Kenny Drisker (JFK-Richmond), QB, Contra Costa
Patrick Walsh (De La Salle), RB, San Jose St./Texas (baseball)
Scott Vallely (Acalanes), LB, Colorado St.
Amani Toomer (De La Salle), WR, Michigan/N.Y. Giants -- Second on Giants during regular season with 59 catches for 760 yards, three TDs. Leads team during postseason with 15 catches for 196 yards, three TDs in three games. Playing in second Super Bowl next Sunday against Patriots.
Kwame Ellis (Skyline), RB, Stanford/Jets
Brad Brozaitis (Alhambra), OL, Washington
Kursten Sheridan (Livermore), OL, Cal
Andy Jacobs (Benicia), TE, Cal
Sean Bullard (Skyline), TE, Cal
Mark Schmidt (Clayton Valley), TE, Oregon
Madison Burfict (Salesian), WR, Cal
Scott Sanderson (Clayton Valley), OL, Washington St./Titans/Saints/Bears
Marlon Hendrix (McClymonds), RB, Utah St./Contra Costa/Langston St. (did not play football)
Harlan Rashada (Skyline), OLB, Arizona St.
Ron Smith (Skyline), WR, Pacific
Tony Gratton (Alhambra), OL, San Jose St. (back injury forced him to give up football)
Marcel Stewart (Alhambra), RB, San Jose St./Diablo Valley College/Oregon
Greg Elliot (Bishop O'Dowd), RB, Fresno St.
Jeff Pettaway (Salesian), LB, Contra Costa/Southern University (Did not play football)
Darren Preisendorf (American), DL, Fresno St. (wrestling)
Jamie Whitticomb (Bishop O'Dowd), DB, Dartmouth
Percy McGee (Pittsburg), RB, Humboldt St.
Padriac Rohan (St. Mary's), DL, Cal
Jamir Miller (El Cerrito), LB, UCLA/Cardinals/Browns
Mark Butterfield (Antioch), QB, Stanford/Cardinals/Bears
Irwin Lincoln (De Anza), DB, USC/Contra Costa College/Central (Ohio) St.
Reynard Rutherford (Benicia), RB, Cal
Je'Rod Cherry (Berkeley), DB, Cal/Saints/Eagles/Patriots
Michael Eaglin (De Anza), WR, Braves/White Sox/UC Davis
James Stallworth (Pittsburg), LB, Cal
Jim Freeland (Amador Valley), DL, Arizona St./Ricks (Idaho) College/BYU
Damon Lynch (Skyline), RB, Nevada
Frank Beede (Antioch), OT, Cal/Panhandle (Okla.) St./Seahawks/San Jose SaberCats
Marlon Smiley (Benicia), RB, Hawaii
Patrick Gerigk (Amador Valley), WR, Pacific
Chris Willis (Pittsburg), RB, Los Medanos/San Jose St.
Abu Wilson (McClymonds), RB, Utah St./Colts
Jon-David Stewart (JFK-Fremont), LB, Oregon St.
Jerry Reese (Mt. Diablo), DB, San Jose St./Bills/San Jose SaberCats
Damon Phillips (JFK-Richmond), LB, Stanford
John Donati (De La Salle), LB, Angels/Indians/Mariners
Steve Millar (Northgate), WR, BYU (did not play football)
Justin Mashore (Clayton Valley), RB, Tigers
Aaron Taylor (De La Salle), OL, Notre Dame/Packers/Chargers
Jeff Kopp (San Ramon Valley), LB, USC/Dolphins/Jaguars/Ravens/Patriots
Deon Strother (Skyline), RB, USC/Broncos
Dave Barr (Concord), QB, Cal/Eagles/Rams
Eric Bjornson (Bishop O'Dowd), TE, Washington/Cowboys/Patriots/Raiders
DeWayne Patterson (McClymonds), TE, Washington St.
Evan Pilgrim (Antioch), OL, BYU/Bears/Oilers/Titans/Falcons/Tampa Bay Storm
Jason Harvey (JFK-Richmond), QB, Arizona/UNLV/Laney/San Francisco St. (baseball)/Contra Costa
Matt Clizbe (De La Salle), DB, Cal
Steve Hines (Pittsburg), WR, Los Medanos/Norfolk St.
John Polousky (Northgate), NG, Colorado St.
Frank Ennix (Bishop O'Dowd), RB, Cal
Claude Torrey (Amador Valley), RB, Chabot/Santa Barbara City College/Northern Arizona
Andre Jones (De Anza), QB, Nevada/Contra Costa/New Haven
Gary Brown (McClymonds), DB, Utah St.
Chris Singleton (Pinole Valley), WR, Nevada/S.F. Giants/Yankees/White Sox/Orioles/A's/Devil Rays -- Radio broadcaster for White Sox games during 2007 season.
David Shaw (James Logan), WR, Stanford -- Completed second season as Stanford's offensive coordinator.
Mike Senior (De Anza), TE, Nevada
Steve Lester (Dublin), PK, Cal/Nevada
Mike Caldwell (San Ramon Valley), WR, Cal/49ers
Jim Joiner (Granada), LB, Cal
Michael Davis (St. Mary's), DB, Cal
Keith Reynolds (Fremont-Oakland), WR, Washington St.
D'Marco Farr (JFK-Richmond), DL, Washington/Rams
Kristian Hansen (Monte Vista), QB, Oregon
Rus Hartmann (Ygnacio Valley), OT, Fresno St.
Bill Ayer (Antioch), LB, Cal
Nate Fowler (St. Mary's), OL, Cal
Alex Harris (Fremont-Oakland), LB, Grambling
Peter Hess (Miramonte), QB, Princeton (did not play football)
Marcellus Davis (Moreau), RB, New Mexico
Jermaine Younger (Tennyson), LB, Utah St.
Mike Allio (De La Salle), DL, Boise St. (did not play football)
Keith Williams (St. Mary's), RB, UC-Davis
Dave Maze (Amador Valley), OL, Chabot
Mike Rossi (Northgate), RB, Pacific/Northern Arizona (Did not play football)
Brian Remington (Antioch), LB, Cal
Ernie Howren (Clayton Valley), OL, Utah St.
Aaron Eleazer (Ygnacio Valley), DB, Idaho St.
Marcel Wade (McClymonds), LB, Arizona
Jim Hinckley (De La Salle), LB, Stanford
Gino Torretta (Pinole Valley), QB, Miami-Fla./Vikings/Lions/49ers/Seahawks/Colts
Ivory Irvin (McClymonds), LB, Arizona St.
Clint Bailey (Acalanes), FB, Cal
Steve Abrams (Monte Vista), RB, Utah
Stewart Hansen (Monte Vista), QB, Utah St./Utah
Del Lyles (JFK-Richmond), LB, Utah St.
Ron White (Pinole Valley), RB, Nevada
Brad Thompson (De La Salle), OL, Cal
Damon Mashore (Clayton Valley), RB, Arizona/A's/Angels/S.F. Giants -- Beginning second season as manager of the Missoula Osprey, an Arizona Diamondbacks' rookie league affiliate.
Eric Bamberger (Ygnacio Valley), TE, St. Mary's College (basketball)
Schon Branum (Monte Vista), FB, Cal (did not play football)
Scott Roseman (Benicia), LB, Cal
Jim Gavenda (Dublin), OL, Nevada
Paul Sebahar (Amador Valley), TE, Chabot
Jeff Green (De Anza), DB, Chico St.
Joe Caspers (Pittsburg), OL, Nevada
Willie Turner (Pittsburg), RB, College of the Redwoods
George Buddy (College Park), TE, Diablo Valley College/Nevada
Tuan Van Le (De La Salle), DB, Stanford
Chris Walsh (Ygnacio Valley), WR, Stanford/Bills/Vikings
Andre Farr (JFK-Richmond), DL, UCLA
Blaik Nichols (Encinal), DB, Stanford
Kevin Smith (Skyline), FB, UCLA/Raiders
Scott Boatright (Monte Vista), OL, Oregon
Rod Moore (JFK-Richmond), WR, Utah St.
Rod Plummer (St. Mary's), DB, Washington St. -- Special teams/running backs coach at University of Idaho.
Tim Slone (Moreau), LB, Oregon St.
Matt Clafton (Dublin), LB, Nevada
Cliff Hamilton (Mt. Diablo), WR, Diablo Valley College
Steve Backster (Pinole Valley), QB, Nevada/Sacramento St. (Did not play football)
Damon Nails (Oakland Tech), QB, Merced College
Mike Gibson (De La Salle), DB, Cal Poly-SLO
Rick Lineweaver (Monte Vista), WR, Cal Poly-SLO
Tom Reiner (California), LB, Missouri
Jason Fithian (Antioch), WR, Los Medanos
Mike Jacobs (Benicia), DB, UC-Davis
Braxston Banks (Moreau), RB, Notre Dame
Scott Freier (Antioch), TE, USC
Rob Tomlinson (Ygnacio Valley), QB, Arizona/Chico St.
Terry Obee (JFK-Richmond), WR, Oregon/Bears
Raymond Sanders (Skyline), DB, Cal
Russell Lawson (De La Salle), RB, Oregon
Jim McKenna (Bishop O'Dowd), OL, Utah
Chris Hawkins (De La Salle), LB, Stanford
Castle Redmond (Castro Valley), DB, Cal
Matt Bellini (San Leandro), WR, BYU
David Dolan (Foothill), OL, Utah
Michael Brooks (Washington), RB, BYU
John Murphy (Antioch), OL, Cal
Brian Johnson (Skyline), QB, Stanford/Padres/Tigers/S.F. Giants/Reds/Royals/Dodgers
Demetrius Carter (American), DB, San Jose St./Fresno St. (track)
Tim O'Connor (Mt. Diablo), LB, Boise St.
David McDonald (De Anza), QB, UC-Davis
Robert Mullen (Antioch), WR, Chico St.
Will Gray (San Ramon Valley), LB, Army
Pat Hanigan (De La Salle), WR, Pacific
Dwayne Garner (Skyline), DB, USC
Rob Hinckley (De La Salle), LB, Stanford
D'Andre Wells (JFK-Richmond), QB, Cal
Randy Gray (Monte Vista), DL, Washington St.
Donald Nobles (Berkeley), RB, Cal
Mark Kearns (Northgate), LB, Oregon
Ron Flores (Arroyo), QB, Cal
Mike Salido (Moreau), RB, BYU
James Lucas (American), DB, Hawaii-Chaminade (basketball)
Colin Sumner (Miramonte), WR, San Diego St.
J.J. Williams (Livermore), WR, Arizona St.
Brian McGhee (McClymonds), QB, Cal
Dave Dase (Miramonte), QB, Cornell
Jerry Ennis (Pinole Valley), WR, Boise St.
Rodd Olson (Las Lomas), QB, Washington St.
Derek Horton (Skyline), DB, Oregon
Olaf Reinwald (Amador Valley), TE, Boise St.
Michael Smith (Skyline), DB, Cal
Chad Nightingale (Moreau), WR, Cal
Damon Baldwin (Clayton Valley), OL, San Diego St.
Eric Snelson (Antioch), TE, Stanford
Erik Woodin (Pittsburg), DT, USC
Dave Zawatson (Ygnacio Valley), OT, Cal/Chicago Bears/Jets/Dolphins/Falcons
Brett Lane (Arroyo), TE, USC
Tory Brooks (De La Salle), LB, Arizona
Rick Mootz (Miramonte), LB, Washington St./Chico St.
Scott Rasmussen (De La Salle), DL, Colorado
Jon Summers (Antioch), OG, Stanford
Marcus Cotton (Castlemont), DL, USC/Falcons/Seahawks
Ray Giacomelli (Salesian), LB, Washington/Oregon St.
Keith Jenkins (St. Mary's), DB, Oregon/Long Beach St.
Jeff Mori (Pinole Valley), OT, Oregon St.
Mark Poole (Amador Valley), LB, Washington
Ron Sebahar (Amador Valley), OG, Cal
Mike Allard (Monte Vista), RB, Cal Poly-SLO
John Andrews (Miramonte), QB, Yale
Tom Midura (Miramonte), LB, Cal (rugby)
Dave Simonsen (Miramonte), DL, Cal (rugby)
Brad Whalen (De La Salle), LB, Santa Clara
Mike Doyle (Foothill), DL, Columbia
Rick Meyer (Northgate), FB, Washington
Vince Fudzie (Oakland Tech), LB, Washington
Tim McGuire (De La Salle), LB, Army
Nathan Redditt (El Cerrito), RB, Arizona St.
Rich Pelletier (De La Salle), QB, Washington St./Pacific
Mark Roberts (Richmond), QB, Pacific
Joe Smylie (Clayton Valley), LB, Oregon St.
-- Curtis Pashelka