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Rob  Burns


Ashburn, Va.

High School:
Stone Bridge HS

Height / Weight:
6-7 / 260




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2014 - Appeared in all 12 of UVa's games ... a key blocking component from the tight end position in the rushing game ... made two catches for 11 yards ... made a season-high eight yard catch at No. 21 BYU. 2013 - Appeared in all 12 of UVa's games ... made one start ... first collegiate start was at Pitt ... made first collegiate catch at North Carolina for no gain ... key blocking component from the tight end position in the rushing game ... helped UVa's Kevin Parks become the first 1,000-yard rusher since 2004. 2012 - Appeared in one game ... moved to tight end in fall camp ... made collegiate debut at NC State ... named UVa's scout team player of the week for the NC State game. 2011 - Redshirted season ... dressed for the William & Mary, Southern Miss, Idaho, Georgia Tech, NC State, Duke and Virginia Tech games, in addition to the Chick-fil-A Bowl against Auburn.

High School and Personal
Defensive end at Stone Bridge High School in Ashburn ... rated No. 16 in state by ... ranked No. 79 DE in nation by ... received a grade of 77 from ... ranked No. 84 DE in nation by ... three-star prospect according to,, and ... selected to play in the inaugural Chesapeake Bowl his senior year ... named to the All-Liberty District first-team as a senior ... first-team all-district and all-county, and second-team All-Northern Region selection his junior season ... tallied 62 tackles and a team-high eight sacks to help the Bulldogs advance to the 2009 AAA, Division 5 state championship game ... started at TE for coach Mickey Thompson before switching to DE his junior season ... three-sport athlete at Stone Bridge, also participating in track and lacrosse.



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