Todd Newell
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    Todd Newell

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    San Diego, CA

    High School:
    St. Augustine

    Height / Weight:
    5-10 / 215

    Position:
    FB

    2007 (Junior) - Appeared in all 13 games, earning first-career start against San Diego State ... carried 14 times for 63 yards on the season ... averaged 4.5 yards per carry ... earned first two carries of the season against Colorado State, gaining nine yards ... rushed twice for 11 yards against New Mexico ... one carry for five yards against Army ... four carries for 16 yards against Notre Dame ... ran four times for a season-best 21 yards against San Diego State ... season-best nine-yard carry against New Mexico ... one reception on the year, for six yards, against Notre Dame.

    2006 (Junior) - Played in one game against Army but didn't have any stats ... received a medical turnback and additional year due to injury.

    2005 (Sophomore) - Missed the entire season due to a knee injury.

    2004 (Freshman) - Played running back on the junior varsity team.

    High School - Lettered two years in football and four years in wrestling ... led San Diego County as a senior with 1,801 yards rushing in 2003 ... was second in the county with 27 touchdowns as a senior ... 2003 California Interscholastic Federation (CIF) champion in 179-pound weight-class in wrestling ... high school football coach was Jerry Ralph.

    Personal - Born Dec. 9, 1984 ... member of Cadet Squadron 5 ... major is management ... parents are Brian and Kim Newell ... has an older brother, Travis (27) ... nickname is T-Neezy ... completed Operation Air Force at Goodfellow AFB, Texas, in the summer of 2007 ... took a summer academics course in philosophy and also worked for the mission support group ... is the community service officer in his squadron ... hobbies include watching movies and hanging out with family and friends ... favorite food is cabbage rolls ... enjoys watching The Family Guy ... listens to System of a Down and Korn before games ... favorite movie is Anchorman ... favorite NFL team is the San Diego Chargers and his favorite player is former Charger Lance Alworth ... favorite book is The Worst Case Scenerio: Survival Handbook ... person in history he would most like to meet is former heavyweight champion James J. Braddock, the inspiration for the movie Cinderella Man ... favorite athlete is Mixed Martial Arts Champion and Hall of Famer Randy Couture ... almost changed his number because of all the injuries he has had, but "I went to a Catholic priest and had it blessed so now it's my favorite number" ... favorite non-traditional sport to watch is Ultimate Fighting ... would like to get his MBA after graduation and then introduce his own startup company ... credits his father, Brian, as having the biggest influence on his sports career.

    Career Rushing Statistics
    Year	G	#	Yds	Avg	TD	LG
    2007	13	14	63	4.5	0	9 (UNM)
    2006	1	0	0	0.0	0
    Totals	14	14	63	4.5	0
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