Robert Henson
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Robert Henson

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Longview, Texas

High School:
Longview High School

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 228

Position:
LB

Birthdate:
01/27/1986

Experience:
2L


2007: Honorable-mention All-Mountain West Conference for the third consecutive season ... placed fifth on the Frogs with 66 tackles, his third straight season with at least 60 stops ... made his lone start of the year at Wyoming, totaling a season-best nine tackles and a stop for a loss ... became the first TCU linebacker since Lenoy Jones in 1995 to return an interception for a touchdown when he went 58 yards with a pick in the 21-7 win over SMU ... recorded eight tackles with one for a loss versus the Mustangs ... also had a pick with a 43-yard return in the season-opening 27-0 win over Baylor ... added six stops with one for negative yards and a pass break-up against the Bears ... recorded eight tackles versus Texas and Utah ... the eight stops were all solos against the Utes ... had four tackles in the 20-13 Texas Bowl win over Houston ... totaled at least six tackles in six of the 13 contests.

2006: Honorable mention All-Mountain West Conference... ranked third on TCU with 64 tackles... had at least four stops in 10 contests... placed fifth on the team with 7.5 tackles for a loss... had at least one TFL in nine games... among the Mountain West Conference leaders with two forced fumbles... totaled eight tackles (seven solo) with two stops for a loss, including a sack, in a 26-3 win over Wyoming, earning him MWC Defensive Player of the Week accolades... also forced a fumble on a Wyoming kickoff return... his other forced fumble came against BYU... recorded two tackles for a loss among eight solo stops in the BYU game... had a key punt block in the 12-3 win over Texas Tech... totaled five tackles and a quarterback hurry against the Red Raiders... closed the regular season with six and seven tackles, respectively, against Colorado State and Air Force ... recovered a fumble at Army... combined for five tackles with one for a loss in the season-opening 17-7 win over Baylor.

2005: An honorable mention All-Mountain West Conference selection... received TCU's Davey O'Brien Fightin'est Frog Award... placed second on the team with 69 tackles, just two shy of the team lead... started two games while playing in all 12 contests... placed in a tie for third on the Frogs with 8.5 tackles for a loss... recorded a stop behind the line of scrimmage in eight games... had five TFLs over the final five regular-season contests... in his first collegiate start, he scored a touchdown with a 22-yard fumble return in a 28-14 win at Wyoming (Oct. 8)... totaled a season-high 10 tackles that game... posted at least five stops on 10 occasions... his seven tackles in the EV1.net Houston Bowl win over Iowa State (Dec. 31) represented his fourth-best effort of the season... took part in sacks versus Utah (Sept. 15), San Diego State (Oct. 29) and Colorado State (Nov. 5)... had two tackles for a loss as part of eight stops against the Rams... also had eight tackles at Air Force (Oct. 22)... excelled on special teams.

2004: A redshirt during his true freshman season.

High School: Earned All-East Texas and all-district first team honors as a senior at Longview High School... was a second team Class 5A all-state selection by The Associated Press and was the District 11-5A Defensive Player of the Year... logged 129 tackles, including 13 tackles for loss... recorded two sacks, two interceptions and two blocked kicks as a senior playing for Pat Collins... selected TCU over Arkansas and Nebraska.

Personal: Mother's name is Samantha Henson... interested in pursuing a career in criminal justice.


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