D.J. Knox
D.J.  Knox


Fairburn, Ga.

High School:

Height / Weight:
5-7 / 206



FB Spring Update - Practice 10

The next practice is Saturday's 11 a.m. Jersey Scrimmage at Ross-Ade Stadium


FB Hosts Old Oaken Bucket Game on Saturday

Saturday is Senior Day in Ross-Ade Stadium


FB Heads to Iowa City to Face No. 6 Iowa

The Boilermakers face their second top-6 opponent this season


FB Makes First Trip to Evanston Since 2010

The Boilermakers look for their first ranked win since 2011


Illinois Comes to Town for Homecoming

Saturday is Purdue's latest Homecoming game since 1931

2015: Appeared in 10 games, making six starts … had 108 carries for 408 yards and two touchdowns on the season … caught 26 passes for 189 yards … rushed for a season-high 102 yards with a touchdown on 22 carries at Marshall on Sept. 6. Also caught a season-high six passes for 36 yards against the Thundering Herd … finished with 16 carries for 91 yards and two receptions for 12 yards vs. Indiana State on Sept. 12 … rushed eight times for 16 yards and had one reception for eight yards against Virginia Tech on Sept. 19 … had 19 carries for 42 yards and six receptions for 54 yards vs. Bowling Green on Sept. 26 … rushed twice for five yards at No. 2 Michigan State on Oct. 3 … rushed for 60 yards and a touchdown on 13 carries and had three catches for 10 yards against Minnesota on Oct. 10 … had 10 carries for 24 yards and two receptions for 35 yards at Wisconsin on Oct. 17 … rushed six times for nine yards and had two catches for three yards at Northwestern on Nov. 14 … had seven carries for 26 yards and one reception for four yards at No. 6 Iowa on Nov. 21 … had 35 rushing yards on five carries and three catches for 27 yards vs. Indiana on Nov. 28.

2014: Appeared in all 12 games as a special teams player … finished the season with three tackles, including two solo … recorded his first collegiate solo tackle on a kickoff against Western Michigan on Aug. 30 … had one solo tackle against No. 11 Notre Dame on Sept. 13 … made one tackle at Minnesota on Oct. 18.

High School: Four-year letterwinner … three-star prospect by 247Sports.com and ESPN.com … Class 5A first team Atlanta Journal-Constitution All-State as a senior … Class 5A first team Georgia Sportswriters Association All-State as a senior … rushed for 1,479 yards and 27 touchdowns as a senior … had 650 receiving yards and 10 touchdowns as a senior … led team to 5A state championship as a senior … coach was Olten Downs … also was a four-year letterwinner in baseball.

Personal: Given name is Dexter Phillip Knox Jr. … born Nov. 27, 1995 … undecided on his major.



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