Marques Rodgers, San Diego Strike Force, Special Teams Player of the Year

Marques Rodgers, San Diego Strike Force, Special Teams Player of the Year

Special Teams Player of the Year: Marques Rodgers (KR, San Diego Strike Force)

San Diego Strike Force KR Marques Rodgers has been named the 2019 IFL Special Teams Player of the Year.

One of the most dynamic weapons in the IFL, Rodgers (5'10, 180, Western New Mexico) earned his way into IFL history as he accounted for 2,229 all-purpose yard this season, third most all-time. He became just the second player to top 2,000 all-purpose yards since 2009 (Tyler Williams, 2017).

Rodgers finished his season with a league-leading 1,322 kick return yards, 70 receptions for 783 receiving  yards and nine touchdowns  He also added 124 rushing yards and six rushing touchdowns. Rodgers returned one kickoff for a touchdown as well. The San Diego wide receiver totaled 100 points on the season. 

Following the season, Rodgers was named First Team All-IFL Kick Returner and a Second Team All-IFL Wide Receiver.