Scott Salmons

#16 Scott Salmons

HT. 6' 3"
WT. 210
YR. Sr.
HOMETOWN Smyrna, Tenn.
Competing for starting kicker job ... very strong leg ... deep kickoff specialist. 2002: Again kicked off for the Bucs and split place-kicking duties ... was 2-3 on extra points and 1-5 on field goals ... made a 25-yard field goal at Gardner-Webb on Sept. 14. 2001: Handled ETSUís kickoff duties ... saw some action as a place-kicker when Con Chellis was injured ... hit both FG attempts at Furman (10/20), including a 42-yarder ... four tackles on special teams. 2000: Played in eight games ... two tackles vs. Wofford (11/4). High School: Led Smyrna High to a 6-4 record ... 25 catches for 661 yards and eight touchdowns as wide receiver ... as an outside linebacker finished the season with 39 tackles, three sacks and one fumble recovery ... 29 punts for a 44.7-yard average ... 13 punts over 50 yards ... Most Versatile in the region ... earned all-county, all-mid state and all-state honors as a punter ... 27 of 37 kickoffs into the end zone. Personal: Son of Sid and Mary Salmons.