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Rodgers, Kent, Wilson, Lohr draw NFL interest
The NFL Draft begins Thursday
Senior class praised for contributions to program at team banquet
NFL prospects perform for scouts and coaches
Standouts to participate in East-West Shrine Game, NFLPA Collegiate Bowl on Jan. 19
Vanderbilt vs NC State - AP Photos (12/31/12)
Photos of Vanderbilt's game against Tennessee on Nov. 17, 2012. Joe Howell/Vanderbilt University.
2012 Preseason Third Team All-SEC (Coaches)
2012 Nagurski Award Watch List
2012 Lombardi Award Watch List
2011 SEC Academic Honor Roll
2010 SEC Academic Honor Roll
Lohr started every game at tackle, running his consecutive career total to 38 starts... Ranked third on team with 11 tackles for loss and concluded his careeer as team's active leader with 31.5 career tackles for loss and 11 quarterback sacks... Notched 30 tackles and a pair of sacks as a senior, and played his best football of the season late in the year... Was superb in thrilling win at Ole Miss with five solo tackles, three resulting in losses... Also had pair of tackles for loss and a sack vs. UMass... Finished regular season with six-solo tackle performance in win at Wake Forest... Added two tackles in Franklin American Mortgage Music City Bowl victory over N.C. State.
Lohr enjoyed the finest season of his Commodore career as a second-year starter in the defensive interior... Started all 13 games at defensive tackle... Finished campaign with career highs in total tackles (41), tackles for loss (11.5) and quarterback sacks (5)... Finished among SEC defensive tackle leaders in sacks and tackles for loss... Contributed a tackle in every game... Top performance was career-high seven tackle effort in win over Army... Recovered own forced fumble in Army contest... Earned SEC Defensive Lineman of the Week honors on Sept. 10 after four tackles for loss in early-season win over Connecticut... Contributed five-tackle, one-sack effort in win over Ole Miss... Also posted quarterback sacks against Alabama and Arkansas... Had a forced fumble and three tackles vs. Cincinnati in the AutoZone Liberty Bowl.
Lohr put together his finest Commodore season as a first-year starting interior tackle... Forced into an expanded role due to the injuries of DT co-captains Adam Smotherman and T.J. Greenstone, Lohr started every game and played more snaps than any other DT on the roster... Topped squad with four quarterback sacks and shared team lead with eight tackles for loss.. Also set career highs in solo tackles (26), total tackles (35), and QB hurries 2)... Career high in tackles (6) and QB sacks came in victory at Ole Miss... Also produced sacks in consecutive SEC games against South Carolina, Florida and Kentucky... Named team's Defensive Player of the Week after performance at Wildcats.
Played in every game as part of four-player rotation at defensive tackle along with Greg Billinger, Adam Smotherman and T.J. Greenstone... Showed excellent intensity as first-year contributor... Finished year with 14 total tackles, including five solo stops, a tackle for loss and quarterback hurry... Season high in tackles (3) and lone tackle for loss came against Georgia... Also posted pair of tackles against Ole Miss, South Carolina, Georgia Tech and Kentucky.
Like fellow true freshman Colt Nichter, Lohr stayed on depth chart for much of year, yet did not see action... Should benefit from getting an early introduction to Commodore defensive playbook.
Senior captain... Three-year starter at TE and DE... Team MVP as senior, helping Phantoms to 8-4 record and AAA state playoffs... Named Pioneer Conference Defensive Player of the Year, and All-Southeastern Pennyslvania team by "Philadelphia Inquirer"... Contributed 65 tackles and 15 QB sacks as senior DE... Playing TE, hauled in 26 catches for 609 yards and five TDs... Nominated to play in Pennyslvania East-West Game... Won conference title in javelin throw... School's student-athlete Maxwell Award winner.
James Robert Lohr, III... Son of Bob and Kim Lohr... Born on March 1, 1990... Dad is employed as a metrology technician; mom is a police clerk... Has one older brother... Volunteered with Habitat for Humanity... Finished undergraduate degree in Economics in December 2012 from the College of Arts and Science.