#29

John Eubanks

Weight:

175 lbs

Height:

5' 11"

Position:

Defensive Back

College:

Southern Mississippi

Birthdate:

Jul 13th, 1983

Career Years:

3

Team:

Alumni

Highlights

2009

Eubanks made 36 tackles, forced one fumble and recovered another in 2009. He made a season-high six tackles in an October victory over the Hamilton Tiger-Cats. He also added four tackles and a pass knockdown in the playoffs.

Acquired

Eubanks was signed as a free agent on Aug. 4, 2009 by Calgary.He signed with the Washington Redskins as a free agent on May 3, 2006 and played a total of seven games for the Redskins in 2006 and 2007.

College

Eubanks was a standout kickoff returner and cornerback for the Southern Miss Golden Eagles from 2002-05. He was a two-time Conference USA all-star was named the conference’s special teams player of the year in 2004. Over four seasons, he returned 89 kickoffs for an average of 26.1 yards per return and scored two touchdowns. As a defensive back, he recorded 10 career interceptions.

Personal

Eubanks attended Cleveland High School in Cleveland, Miss., and played quarterback and defensive back. In his senior season, he compiled 1,450 rushing yards and scored 25 touchdowns. He also made six interceptions, returning two for scores. He also competed in basketball and track in high school.