36 Brian Rolle

Brian Rolle Ohio State
usa United States
Immokalee, FL
High School
Past Teams
Ohio State
2007, 2008

Major: Education (2008)

Weight: 221 (2008), 210 (2007)

2008 Media Guide: Promising young defender with ability to contribute in a number of roles … explosive hitter who packs a punch … is working this spring at wide-side linebacker behind Marcus Freeman and Ross Homan … battled some injuries during the off-season.

2007: True freshman was an impact player on special teams, playing on three of those units …18 tackles for the season … team-high seven tackles and a sack against Kent State … special units player of week: Northwestern … scout team workhorse: Akron … special teams dog tags: Akron, Northwestern, Michigan State … first-year letterman.

High School: Rated as the No. 6 weakside linebacker prospect in the nation and the No. 12 prospect
overall in Florida … twice named all-state and is the only two-time winner of the Naples Daily News Broxson Trophy, which is given to the best football player in South Lee and Collier counties … finished his senior season with 125 tackles to go along with 902 yards rushing and 17 touchdowns from the fullback position … voted 2005 Defensive Player of the Year in his area … key contributor on Immokalee’s 2004 Class 2A state championship team … has an explosive first step and runs a 4.6 40-yard dash … named to the Florida Athletic Coaches Association North/South All-Star game … anchored a defense that set school records for fewest points allowed (36) and most shutouts (six) in a season …
collected 158 tackles as a junior to go along with 548 yards rushing and eight touchdowns on 70 carries … two-time team captain.

Personal: Born Nov. 20, 1988 … son of Arthur and Sandra Glenn … has five siblings … relative of Arizona Cardinal Antrel Rolle … brother William played football at Illinois State … enjoys running, playing video games and weightlifting … if he had a spare hour he would read Bible quotes or go over his math … favorite American from history is W.E.B. DuBois … chose to be a Buckeye because “this is where men are made.”


SeasonTeamGGSTklSoloAsstTFLTFL YdsSacksSack YdsFFFRIntInt YdsPBUBlkDef TD
2007Ohio State13NA181083.091.060000000
2008Ohio State12NA2181300000017000