One of the top quarterbacks in the nation... a candidate for preseason honors... possesses tremendous arm strength... honorable mention All-WAC selection by league head coaches... has started 22 games in his career, leading the Frogs to an 18-4 record as the starter... ranks 10th in TCU history with 2,797 career passing yards... 24 career touchdown passes is tied for fifth all-time... one of four quarterbacks to be featured on the cover of the 2001 edition of Dave Campbell's Texas Football magazine.
Finished first in the WAC and fourth in the NCAA in passing efficiency with a rating of 156.7... he completed 58% (102-176-6) of his passes for a career-high 1,584 yards... the passing yards total ranks ninth in TCU history, and the passing touchdowns are tied for fourth... the 1,584 yards passing are the most for a TCU quarterback since 1995, when Max Knake threw for 2,237 yards... Printers completed a single-game school record 82.4% (14-of-17) of his passes for 188 yards and two touchdowns against Navy... did not throw an interception in his last 59 regular-season pass attempts... in the final two games of the season, Printers completed 23-of-37 passes for 467 yards and six touchdowns... after completing 13-of-19 passes for 251 yards and a career-high four touchdown passes against SMU, he was named the WAC Player of the Week... he also rushed for a career-high 90 yards on only seven carries against the Mustangs...completed 10-of-18 passes for 216 yards and two touchdowns against WAC co-champ UTEP... third on the team in rushing with 265 yards on 84 attempts... scored four touchdowns, including two against Fresno State... in addition to 90 yards rushing against SMU, Printers also had several other big rushing days... rushed for 74 yards against Northwestern and 87 against Tulsa... had 14 explosives on the ground and 40 thru the air... explosives are rushing plays of 12 yards or more and passing plays of 16 yards or more.
Selected as the Freshman of the Year by the Dallas Morning News and the Offensive Freshman of the Year by the Fort Worth Star-Telegram... earned Mobile Alabama Bowl Most Valuable Player of the game honors after completing 13-of-19 passes for 174 yards and a touchdown... he also rushed for a season-high 27 yards on seven attempts... completed 57.3% of his passes for 1,213 yards and eight touchdowns... completion percentage ranks fifth in TCU history... ended the year ranked 28th in the NCAA in pass efficiency (133.5)... the first true freshman to start at quarterback for the Frogs since Chance McCarty started one game in 1993... threw for a season-high 251 yards against Fresno State... completed 10-of-15 passes for 189 yards and a career-high three touchdowns vs. North Texas... made his first appearance against Northwestern... completed 9-of-13 passes for 109 yards in TCU's 17-7 loss... first start came at Arkansas State... completed 5-of-10 passes for 88 yards in the 24-21 win... only rushing touchdown came at Rice... started 10 games as a true freshman, leading TCU to an 8-2 record... a third-team Freshman All-American by The Sporting News... finished behind Michael Vick (Virginia Tech) and Brook Bollinger (Wisconsin).
A Dallas Morning News and Fort Worth Star-Telegram State Top 100 selection... named to SUPERPREP's Texas Top 120 and All-American team... second team All-Area by the Dallas Morning News... District 7-5A Offensive Player of the Year... second team Associated Press All-State... "Best Southwest Player of the Year" by Blue Chip All-American... had an excellent senior season... completed 130-of-249 attempts for 1,826 yards and 14 touchdowns... threw for 2,033 yards and 15 TDs as a junior... District Most Valuable Player as a junior... coached by Ben Dial... chose TCU over Notre Dame, Syracuse, Oklahoma, Arizona State, Texas A&M, Baylor and Mississippi State.
Casey Jovan Printers is the son of Stacy Printers... born May 16, 1981... majoring in communications.
Casey Printers's Statistics
| ||Passing ||Rushing|
|Year ||C-A-I ||Yds ||TD ||Att. ||Yds ||TD|
|1999 ||86-150-7 ||1213 ||8 ||32 ||-69 ||1|
|2000 ||102-176-6 ||1584 ||16 ||84 ||265 ||4|
|Totals ||188-326-13 ||2797 ||24 ||116 ||196 ||4|