David Knox
David Knox
Birth Date: 03/31/1984
Height: 5-10
Weight: 209
Year: Senior
Hometown: Chattanooga, TN
High School: Baylor School
Position: RB
Years at Yale: **
Notes: Incredibly strong... Excellent explosion across the line of scrimmage... Tough runner who is tough to bring down... Also an excellent kick returner... 2004: Sidelined by injury and missed entire year... 2003: Played in all 10 games but was hampered by a leg injury... Rushed 84 times for 453 yards... Led the team in average per rush with 5.1... Found the end zone three times... Best game came against Colgate when he averaged 6.1 yards per carry and scored a touchdown... Second for Yale in kick return yardage with 18.9 yards per return... Against Brown had six returns for 95 yards... Named Yale's Special Teams Player of the Game against Towson... 2002: Second on team in rushing with 279 yards... Took first career kickoff return 96 yards for a touchdown against Penn... Broke school record for kickoff return yards in a game with 179 against Penn... Named Ivy Rookie of the Week for his efforts against San Diego... Ivy Special Teams Player of the Week for the Penn week... Yale's Freshman MVP... At Baylor School: Lettered four years in football and four years in track... OB Andrews Award for best all-around senior... Captained two state championship track teams... Alexander Gary Award selected by faculty for leadership... Personal: David L. Knox, born Mar. 31, 1984, is the son of Joseph and Daphine Knox... Works as a basketball referee during the off-season... Worked at Baylor High School sports camps for two summers... Mentors area New Haven kids as part of the Yale Community Outreach Program... Member of Calhoun College... Mechanical engineering major.