44 - Nick Rossi
Nick Rossi
Height: 6-0
Weight: 230
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Moosic, Pa.
High School: Riverside HS
Position: LB
gp 12
tk 35
sac -
int -
ffum 2

as a Sophomore (2012): Switched from fullback to linebacker during the offseason ... closed out the season with 10 tackles (four unassisted) ... season-high three stops (one unassisted) in the season opener versus UCF (Aug. 30) ... had one tackle apiece in seven other games ... recovered one fumble and returned it 29 yards for a touchdown in a 66-6 win over Morgan State (Sept. 15) ... also played on special teams ... was given the team's sophomore class Academic Award and earn Academic Honorable Mention recognition by the Mid-American Conference.

as a Freshman (2011): Played in all 12 games, starting four ... rushed the ball eight times for 15 yards, and had three catches for 27 yards ... all three of those receptions came against Temple (Sept. 10) and included a season-long grab of 14 yards ... had a rushing high of six yards on four carries at Miami (Ohio) (Nov. 3) ... responsible for nine tackles when playing special teams ... season-best three tackles at Eastern Michigan (Oct. 1) ... forced and recovered a fumble in the season finale at Western Michigan (Nov. 25).

at Riverside HS: Helped lead team to the PIAA Class A Eastern Conference Championship and a berth in the state title game during his senior season ... rushed for over 1,200 yards and scored 23 touchdowns in 2010 ... also during his senior year, added 352 receiving yards and five receiving touchdowns; registered 116 tackles, 7.5 sacks, and two interceptions ... was a two-year captain ... selected to the Pennsylvania Big 33 Game and the Chesapeake Bowl ... named to the all-state first team as a linebacker and was a two-time all-league selection ... was the 2010 all-regional defensive player of the year ... WNEP-TV Dream Team Player of the Year.

Personal: Born July 18, 1992 ... son of Rich and Lisa Rossi ... has one brother, Rich, who is an all-conference WR/TE at Sacred Heart.

Recent Games
Oct 12 at Northern Illinois L, 27-20
Oct 19 at Miami (Ohio) W, 24-17
Oct 26 Ball State L, 42-24
Nov 2 Kent State W, 16-7
Nov 16 at Massachusetts W, 14-13
Nov 29 Toledo W, 31-29
Statistics category Overall Conf
Solo tackles 15 8
Assists 20 17
Tackles 35 25
Tackles per game 2.9 3.1
Sacks - -
Sack yards - -
Interceptions - -
Returned for touchdown - -
Fumble recoveries 2 2
Fumble return TDs - -
Date Opponent Score comp att pct yds y/a td int sac yds
Aug 29 at UCF L, 38-7 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 7 James Madison W, 35-33 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 14 at Michigan L, 28-24 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 21 Louisiana L, 35-30 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 28 at Bowling Green L, 31-14 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 5 Ohio L, 43-3 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 12 at Northern Illinois L, 27-20 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 19 at Miami (Ohio) W, 24-17 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 26 Ball State L, 42-24 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 2 Kent State W, 16-7 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 at Massachusetts W, 14-13 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 29 Toledo W, 31-29 - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rush yds y/a lng td fum lost
Aug 29 at UCF L, 38-7 - - - - - - -
Sep 7 James Madison W, 35-33 - - - - - - -
Sep 14 at Michigan L, 28-24 - - - - - - -
Sep 21 Louisiana L, 35-30 - - - - - - -
Sep 28 at Bowling Green L, 31-14 - - - - - - -
Oct 5 Ohio L, 43-3 - - - - - - -
Oct 12 at Northern Illinois L, 27-20 - - - - - - -
Oct 19 at Miami (Ohio) W, 24-17 - - - - - - -
Oct 26 Ball State L, 42-24 - - - - - - -
Nov 2 Kent State W, 16-7 - - - - - - -
Nov 16 at Massachusetts W, 14-13 - - - - - - -
Nov 29 Toledo W, 31-29 - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rec yds y/r lng td fum lost
Aug 29 at UCF L, 38-7 - - - - - - -
Sep 7 James Madison W, 35-33 - - - - - - -
Sep 14 at Michigan L, 28-24 - - - - - - -
Sep 21 Louisiana L, 35-30 - - - - - - -
Sep 28 at Bowling Green L, 31-14 - - - - - - -
Oct 5 Ohio L, 43-3 - - - - - - -
Oct 12 at Northern Illinois L, 27-20 - - - - - - -
Oct 19 at Miami (Ohio) W, 24-17 - - - - - - -
Oct 26 Ball State L, 42-24 - - - - - - -
Nov 2 Kent State W, 16-7 - - - - - - -
Nov 16 at Massachusetts W, 14-13 - - - - - - -
Nov 29 Toledo W, 31-29 - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score fgm fga lng xpm xpa pts
Aug 29 at UCF L, 38-7 - - - - - 0
Sep 7 James Madison W, 35-33 - - - - - 0
Sep 14 at Michigan L, 28-24 - - - - - 0
Sep 21 Louisiana L, 35-30 - - - - - 0
Sep 28 at Bowling Green L, 31-14 - - - - - 0
Oct 5 Ohio L, 43-3 - - - - - 0
Oct 12 at Northern Illinois L, 27-20 - - - - - 0
Oct 19 at Miami (Ohio) W, 24-17 - - - - - 0
Oct 26 Ball State L, 42-24 - - - - - 0
Nov 2 Kent State W, 16-7 - - - - - 0
Nov 16 at Massachusetts W, 14-13 - - - - - 0
Nov 29 Toledo W, 31-29 - - - - - 0
Date Opponent Score punt yds avg long in20 fc tb blk
Aug 29 at UCF L, 38-7 - - - - - - - -
Sep 7 James Madison W, 35-33 - - - - - - - -
Sep 14 at Michigan L, 28-24 - - - - - - - -
Sep 21 Louisiana L, 35-30 - - - - - - - -
Sep 28 at Bowling Green L, 31-14 - - - - - - - -
Oct 5 Ohio L, 43-3 - - - - - - - -
Oct 12 at Northern Illinois L, 27-20 - - - - - - - -
Oct 19 at Miami (Ohio) W, 24-17 - - - - - - - -
Oct 26 Ball State L, 42-24 - - - - - - - -
Nov 2 Kent State W, 16-7 - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 at Massachusetts W, 14-13 - - - - - - - -
Nov 29 Toledo W, 31-29 - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score kr yds avg lng td pr yds avg lng td
Aug 29 at UCF L, 38-7 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 7 James Madison W, 35-33 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 14 at Michigan L, 28-24 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 21 Louisiana L, 35-30 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 28 at Bowling Green L, 31-14 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 5 Ohio L, 43-3 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 12 at Northern Illinois L, 27-20 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 19 at Miami (Ohio) W, 24-17 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 26 Ball State L, 42-24 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 2 Kent State W, 16-7 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 at Massachusetts W, 14-13 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 29 Toledo W, 31-29 - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score tack ast tot sack lost tfl yds ff fr td int yds td brup blk saf
Aug 29 at UCF L, 38-7 - - 0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 7 James Madison W, 35-33 1 2 3 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 14 at Michigan L, 28-24 4 0 4 - - 1 1 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 21 Louisiana L, 35-30 2 1 3 - - 1 1 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 28 at Bowling Green L, 31-14 2 7 9 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 5 Ohio L, 43-3 0 2 2 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 12 at Northern Illinois L, 27-20 0 2 2 - - 0 - - - - - - - - 1 -
Oct 19 at Miami (Ohio) W, 24-17 4 1 5 - - 0 - 2 - - - - - - - -
Oct 26 Ball State L, 42-24 0 1 1 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 2 Kent State W, 16-7 2 0 2 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 at Massachusetts W, 14-13 0 3 3 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 29 Toledo W, 31-29 0 1 1 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg
2011-12 12 - - - - - - - - -
2012-13 12 - - - - - - - - -
2013-14 12 - - - - - - - - -
2014-15 1 - - - - - - - - -
Total 37 - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
2011-12 12 8 15 1.2 1.9 0 4 - -
2012-13 12 - - - - - - - -
2013-14 12 - - - - - - - -
2014-15 1 - - - - - - - -
Total 37 8 15 0.4 1.9 0 4 - -
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
2011-12 12 3 0.2 27 2.2 9.0 0 14
2012-13 12 - - - - - - -
2013-14 12 - - - - - - -
2014-15 1 - - - - - - -
Total 37 3 0.1 27 0.7 9.0 0 14
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
2011-12 12 - - - - - - - 0
2012-13 12 - - - - - - - 0
2013-14 12 - - - - - - - 0
2014-15 1 - - - - - - - 0
Total 37 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
2011-12 12 - - - - - - - -
2012-13 12 - - - - - - - -
2013-14 12 - - - - - - - -
2014-15 1 - - - - - - - -
Total 37 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
2011-12 - - - - - - - - - -
2012-13 1 14 14.0 0 14 - - - - -
2013-14 - - - - - - - - - -
2014-15 - - - - - - - - - -
Total 1 14 14.0 0 14 - - - - -
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
2011-12 12 5 4 9 .8 - - 0 - 1 1 0 - - - -
2012-13 12 4 6 10 .8 - - 0.5 0 - 1 29 - - - -
2013-14 12 15 20 35 2.9 - - 2 2 2 - - - - - 1
2014-15 1 1 1 2 2.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Total 37 25 31 56 1.5 - - 2.5 2 3 2 29 - - - 1
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg
Total 12 - - - - - - - - -
Conference 8 - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - -

Home 6 - - - - - - - - -
Away 6 - - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - - -

Wins 5 - - - - - - - - -
Losses 7 - - - - - - - - -

August 1 - - - - - - - - -
September 4 - - - - - - - - -
October 4 - - - - - - - - -
November 3 - - - - - - - - -
December - - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
Total 12 - - - - - - - -
Conference 8 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -

Home 6 - - - - - - - -
Away 6 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -

Wins 5 - - - - - - - -
Losses 7 - - - - - - - -

August 1 - - - - - - - -
September 4 - - - - - - - -
October 4 - - - - - - - -
November 3 - - - - - - - -
December - - - - - - - - -
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
Total 12 - - - - - - -
Conference 8 - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - -

Home 6 - - - - - - -
Away 6 - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - -

Wins 5 - - - - - - -
Losses 7 - - - - - - -

August 1 - - - - - - -
September 4 - - - - - - -
October 4 - - - - - - -
November 3 - - - - - - -
December - - - - - - - -
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
Total 12 - - - - - - - 0
Conference 8 - - - - - - - 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - 0

Home 6 - - - - - - - 0
Away 6 - - - - - - - 0
Neutral - - - - - - - - 0

Wins 5 - - - - - - - 0
Losses 7 - - - - - - - 0

August 1 - - - - - - - 0
September 4 - - - - - - - 0
October 4 - - - - - - - 0
November 3 - - - - - - - 0
December - - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
Total 12 - - - - - - - -
Conference 8 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -

Home 6 - - - - - - - -
Away 6 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -

Wins 5 - - - - - - - -
Losses 7 - - - - - - - -

August 1 - - - - - - - -
September 4 - - - - - - - -
October 4 - - - - - - - -
November 3 - - - - - - - -
December - - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
Total - - - - - - - - - -
Conference - - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - -

Home - - - - - - - - - -
Away - - - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - - -

Wins - - - - - - - - - -
Losses - - - - - - - - - -

August - - - - - - - - - -
September - - - - - - - - - -
October - - - - - - - - - -
November - - - - - - - - - -
December - - - - - - - - - -
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
Total 12 15 20 35 2.9 - - 2 2 2 - - - - - 1
Conference 8 8 17 25 3.1 - - 0 - 2 - - - - - 1
Exhibition - - - 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -

Home 6 5 7 12 2.0 - - 1 1 - - - - - - -
Away 6 10 13 23 3.8 - - 1 1 2 - - - - - 1
Neutral - - - 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -

Wins 5 7 7 14 2.8 - - 0 - 2 - - - - - -
Losses 7 8 13 21 3.0 - - 2 2 - - - - - - 1

August 1 - - 0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
September 4 9 10 19 4.8 - - 2 2 - - - - - - -
October 4 4 6 10 2.5 - - 0 - 2 - - - - - 1
November 3 2 4 6 2.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
December - - - 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -