'Taboo' decision to pass on NFL frees Rutgers' Julian Pinnix-Odrick to 'endless possibilities'

Former Rutgers, Montclair star Julian Pinnix-Odrick has bigger passions than chasing NFL dream: Will society understand? Watch video PISCATAWAY -- Even with an NFL player for an older brother, Julian Pinnix-Odrick grew up mostly idolizing people who displayed passion in their ordinary jobs. In pursuit of discovering that same...
Via NJ.com
January 24, 2017

Rutgers names MVP, top lineman, Paul Robeson Award recipients

Rutgers football holds annual team banquet to honor seniors with awards named for legends Watch video The loquacious Julian Pinnix-Odrick has to play at a pretty high level to let his play do the talking. During his redshirt senior year at Rutgers, that's exactly what happened. Pinnix-Odrick received the Homer Hazel Award for...
Via NJ.com
December 17, 2016

Football. Pinnix-Odrick Earns Homer Hazel Award

Fifth-year senior defensive lineman Julian Pinnix-Odrick collected the Homer Hazel Award at the Rutgers football senior banquet held Friday.
Via ScarletKnights.com
December 16, 2016

See a Rutgers Big Guy Rumble and Stumble

He didn’t stumble, just scored a touchdown Zander Diamont has been getting hit a lot this game since the first wildcat play for a touchdown. On this play he loses two yards and Julian Pinnix-Odrick forces the fumble. Big man Darnell Davis, Quanzell’s replacement, picks the ball up and runs the length of the field for the Rutgers touchdown. This put Rutgers ahead before the half...
Via On the Banks
November 05, 2016

The Rutgers Defense Will Go As Far As Darius Hamilton & Julian Pinnix-Odrick Can Take It

With 5:24 left in the 4th quarter of yesterday’s game, New Mexico started with the ball on their own 21 yard line, trailing 34-28. I immediately had flashbacks to recent gut wrenching, last minute touchdowns that the Rutgers defense had surrendered to lose the game. There was Penn State driving 80 yards in just 1 minute and 49 seconds, scoring the game winning touchdown over Rutgers...
Via On the Banks
September 18, 2016

Rutgers star Julian Pinnix-Odrick 'can do a lot of great things' with confidence, hard work

Julian Pinnix-Odrick is healthy and starting at his preferred spot for the first time in his five-year Rutgers career Watch video In years one and two of their college football careers, Julian Pinnix-Odrick cheered for Darius Hamilton from the Rutgers sideline. In year four, an injured Hamilton reciprocated by encouraging Pinnix...
Via NJ.com
August 01, 2016

Does Julian Pinnix-Odrick have a sack goal for Rutgers? His answers to your questions ...

Big things are expected of Julian Pinnix-Odrick, who is moving to his more natural defensive end spot for Rutgers this season. Watch video Statistically speaking, Julian Pinnix-Odrick is one of the least flashiest defensive players on the Rutgers football team. In 24 games over the last two seasons, Pinnix-Odrick has accumulated...
Via NJ.com
July 31, 2016

Ash bringing order back to Rutgers' scandal marred football

PISCATAWAY, N.J. (AP) Whenever Julian Pinnix-Odrick sees Chris Ash in the hallways of Rutgers' football center, the fifth-year senior tells his first-year coach that it's OK to smile. Ash has cracked a few smiles in wrapping up his first spring practice on Saturday night in front of 14,177 fans. His focus, though, is overhauling a program derailed by an academic scandal and player...
Via Associated Press
April 24, 2016  |  Discuss

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