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Dominic Patrick
By: Arizona Athletics
Release: April 17, 2007
Photo Courtesy: Arizona Athletics
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Arizona: 3L ... In Mike Stoops’ first group of true-freshmen-to-senior players, Patrick should be around the ball a lot in 2007... One of the things missing in ’07 spring ball was Patrick ?- sidelined with a football injury ?- flying around cracking people... Got a grip on the free safety job in spring ’06 and never backed off, starting 11 games... Missed one start with injury (Cal)... Fourth on the team with 59 tackles including career-high 10 vs. ASU... Six PBUs, a fumble recovery and a tackle for loss... Special teams starter in 2005, plus spot duty after missing early games with an injury... Recorded seven tackles in 2005, with five of those coming in action at Southern California...  Missed first three games and played in final eight... Played in five games as a true freshman for the Wildcats in 2004 ... Finished the season with seven tackles (4 solo) and one fumble recovery ... Had a fumble recovery and three tackles at USC ... Tallied three tackles (2 solo) at Oregon ... In his first collegiate game recorded one tackle vs. Washington State.


High School: Klein Forest High School, Houston, Texas, 2004 ... Played for coach Gene Johnson ... Played linebacker in high school ...

SuperPrep All-Southwest honors on its Texas 134 list ... Lone Star Recruiting Top 10 safety selection ... Had 90 tackles and five interceptions in 2003, returning one for a score ... Blocked two punts as a senior ... Helped Klein Forest hold opponents to 94 yards passing per game in 2003 ... Second-team all-district as a junior and first-team honors in 2003 ... Super Team Sophomore honors ... Team linebacker MVP ... Lettered three years in football and two years in track ... Honor Roll student.


Personal: Academic major is philosophy... Son of Marcus D. Patrick Sr. and Priscilla Ann Steward ... Mother is a licensed day care provider, and father works for the City of Houston ... Younger brothers, Marcus, Deonte and Javonte play football ... Likes to write poems and listen to music ... Full name: Dominic Jerard Patrick ... Date of birth: April 21, 1986, in Houston, Texas.


Patrick's Career Stats


Year G-GS UT AT TT Other
2004 5-0 4 3 7 1 FR
2005 8-0 6 1 7 1 FF
2006 12-11 44 15 59 TFL, 6 PD, FR
2007 - - - -
Totals 25-11 54 19 73 6 PD, 2 FR, FF


Bowl eligible