John Inman
John  Inman


Knoxville, Tenn.

High School:
Webb School

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 302



2006 (Junior):
Durable lineman who played in all 12 games along the offensive line...saw action and both guard and tackle positions.

2005 (Sophomore):
Played in eight of the Herd's 11 games, while starting the last seven at right guard...One of four returning starters up front in 2006.

2004 (Freshman):
Saw action in eight games as the back-up at right guard ... is expected to move into a starting role in 2005.

Redshirted, did not play.

High School:
Played for coach David Meske at the Webb School, where he also lettered in basketball ... was twice named Mr. Football for Division II in Tennessee ... comes from the same school that produced former Marshall standout and current New York Jets quarterback Chad Pennington ... was a two-time all-conference and two-time all-state selection ... listed as a preseason All-American before his senior season ... was a standout on the defensive line in high school ... selected to play in the Shriners Classic and the Tennessee East-West All-Star game.

Was born on Oct. 4, 1984 ... son of Michelle Inman and Albert Alexander ... has six brothers and sisters -- Edward, Kermit, Kevin, Adrienne, Alina and Glenn ... chose Marshall after watching the 2002 MU-Akron game in which Byron Leftwich was injured and his teammates carried him down the field ... majoring in pre-business.