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33  Josh Rangel
Josh Rangel


West Covina, California

High School:
Charter Oak

Last College:
Mt. San Antonio Community College

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 215

Strong Safety



Public Relations

Will see time at strong safety behind Chad Johnson ... outstanding special teams player ... good speed and punishing tackler.

2003 - Played in 10 games ... finished the season with 15 tackles and a fumble recovery ... Navy - had one tackle in the bowl win ... Oklahoma - logged a career-high six tackles against the Sooners ... also had a pass breakup and a fumble return for eight yards ... Texas - one tackle ... Baylor - registered five tackles in the win in Waco ... also blocked a kick ... SMU - opened the season with two tackles, including one for loss.

2002 - Played in nine games ... Clemson - made one tackle in the Bowl win in Orlando ... Oklahoma - logged three tackles against the fourth-ranked Sooners ... Texas - three tackles in win over Texas ... Oklahoma State - had one tackle for loss, a quarterback hurry and a pass breakup against the Cowboys ... Baylor - then-career-high four tackles against the Bears ... Missouri - logged a tackle ... Iowa State - had one tackle ... Texas A&M - registered two stops in the win ... N.C. State - made one tackle in first appearance of the season.

2001 - Redshirt season ... suffered leg injury prior to the season.

Junior College - Mount San Antonio Junior College ... recorded four interceptions, including one for a touchdown ... also tallied 68 tackles, two blocked punts, one fumble recovery and two sacks during sophomore season ... helped lead team to 9-2 record and Southwestern Bowl Championship ... first-team all-conference ... very knowledgeable player, a student of the game ... chose Texas Tech over Iowa State, Washington State and Oregon ... Junior College Coach: Bill Fisk.

High School - Charter Oak High School in Covina, Calif. ... COHS won Southern Section with 10-2-1 record during senior season ... Los Angeles Times First-Team All-Southern Section ... CIF first-team offense and defense ... Second-Team All-California on defense ... threw for 1,487 yards and 17 touchdowns as a senior quarterback ... logged 87 tackles and four interceptions ... finished with 13 career interceptions and 220 tackles ... High School Coach: Lou Farrar.

Personal - Josh Rangel ... born May 15, 1981, in Panorama, Calif. ... son of Jeanette and Daniel Rangel ... has two younger brothers ... majoring in public relations.

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