Veteran of the Owls' cornerbacks fashioned a solid senior campaign... Played in the Casino del Sol All-Star game in Tucson after his senior season.
Made his 40th career start at SMU and was credited with three tackles... Credited with a a tackle for loss and a pass breakup on Senior Day vs. Tulane...Credited with three tackles and a pass breakup at Northwestern....Missed the Tulsa game with an injury... Assisted on five tackles at Southern Miss... Chipped in five stops, including one for a loss, at Baylor... Credited with four tackles in the home opener vs. Purdue... Also had four stops in the season opener at Texas.
Credited with a season-high five tackles in the Owls win over Houston in the Bayou Bucket... Created a pair of turnovers vs. Baylor by forcing a fumble and picking off a pass... Credited with three tackles and a pair of pass breakups in the opener against Texas at Reliant Stadium.
Credited with three tackles... Credited with a career-best three PBU vs. Tulane.... Returned three kickoffs for 63 yards vs. the Green Wave.... Was credited with a season-high seven stops vs. Navy, including one for loss and also broke up one pass.
True freshman corner who showed a flair for the dramatic while playing in all 13 games and leading all corners with 40 tackles ... made six starts ... credited with a pair of tackles in his debut vs. SMU, then turned in a memorable effort in his next game vs. Memphis ... stunned the Tigers with a 69-yard interception return with 11 seconds remaining to give Rice a 42-35 win ... interception was nominated as the Pontiac Game Changing Performance for the week of September 6 and also featured by ESPN on ABC's review of the season's top plays ... credited with seven tackles and his first career sack vs. Texas ... topped that effort with an eight-tackle effort vs. Southern Miss that also included a sack for a loss of 12 yards ... also returned kickoffs, averaging 17.9 yards on 10 returns ... longest return was a 30-yard effort at Memphis ... was the youngest member of the 2008 Owl squad, having turned 18 at the start of fall drills.
Sweeny High School
Two-time All District 24-3A selection for coach Thomas Zajicek as both a defensive back and wide receiver ... member of Dave Campbell's Texas Football Top 300 ... lettered in both basketball and track as well ... unanimous selection both ways as a senior ... a member of the National Honor Society and National Association of High School Scholars who carries a 3.9 GPA and was a second-team Academic All State selection.
Full Name: Christopher Keith Jammer ... Born: Aug. 19, 1990, at Wharton ... Parents: Floyd and Yvette Jammer, Sweeny (one brother, two sisters) ... a cousin of former Rice All-American pitcher Kenny Baugh, UTEP WR Johnnie Lee Higgins and former Texas DB Quentin Jammer ... Rice major: Kinesiology