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    Peyton Jones
    Peyton Jones

    Hometown:
    Houston

    High School:
    Lee

    Height / Weight:
    6-4 / 220

    Position:
    Quarterback

    Birthdate:
    04/29/1977

    Experience:
    3L

    Will return to give SFA two experienced back-up QBs... 1999 (Redshirt): Spent 1999 season as a redshirt.... 1998 (Junior): Led the team in passing yards with 814 yards... completed 45% of his passes (67-149-9) also threw for 4 TDs....started 10 games... 1997 (Sophomore): Started all 11 games for SFA at QB...passed for 1,774 yards and 12 TDs...connected with Mikhael Ricks for SFA record 97-yd TD pass vs. Troy State...second in pass effeciency in SFL in '97... 1996 (Freshman): Played in six games, starting one...beat then no. 3 Troy State 13-10 in only start of the season...connected on 12 of 27 attempts for 126 yards, one touchdown and three interceptions...was six of 10 for 93 yards against Troy State...hit Chris Jefferson for a 55-yard bomb to set up his only TD pass, a seven-yard strike to TE Michael Oyedokun...rushed for a touchdown against Eastern New Mexico... High School: One of the top quarterbacks in the state...Most Valuable Player of district 17-5A and the Houston ISD (21 schools)...first team all-academic Houston ISD...Houston Chronicle Greater Houston Area Scholar-Athlete of the Year...two-time team captain for coach Ray Evans...passed for 2,731 career yards and 20 touchdowns in 18 games...third ranked passer in Greater Houston Area...Dallas Morning News state Top 100...named an All-American by Tom Lemming?s Prep Football Report and Max Emfinger?s National Blue Chip Report...threw for 303 yards and three TDs vs. Westbury...also a two-time all-district shooting guard (12.1 avg)... Personal: Finance major...SFA Dean's List...Spring 2000 Testing: 4.85 in 40, 295 bench, 370 squat, 255 hang clean, 28.5 vertical jump...born 4/29/77...son of Jimmy and Martha Jones of Houston.

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