Height: 6'2"
Weight: 230
Year: Redshirt Freshman
City/State: Lincoln, Neb.
High School: Southwest


Honors & Awards

  • Second-Team Academic All-Big 12 (2009)
  • Big 12 Commissioner's Spring Academic Honor Roll  (2009)

Graham Stoddard was a versatile performer during his Husker career, while being a fixture on the Huskers' special teams for four years. Stoddard played in every game from 2009 to 2012, helping lead the special teams, while also seeing action on both sides of the ball during his career.

The Lincoln Southwest graduate switched from linebacker to fullback in the spring of 2012 and added depth at that position. He continued on Nebraska's coverage units and made eight tackles on the season. Stoddard made 41 of his 43 career tackles on special teams.

Stoddard was one of 20 Nebraska players, including 17 seniors who played in the Capital One Bowl as a graduate after picking up his degree in finance in December.

2012 (Senior)
Stoddard played in all 14 games on special teams and made eight tackles. His eight special teams tackles lead the team. Stoddard had three tackles at Ohio State and two tackles in the win at Michigan State. Stoddard did not have a carry as a fullback.

2011 (Junior)
Stoddard played in all 13 games and finished the year with 13 tackles, including a team-high 12 special teams stops. His play helped Nebraska rank second in the Big Ten in kickoff coverage and net punting.

Stoddard had a season-high three tackles against Fresno State and registered two each against Washington, Michigan State and Penn State.

2010 (Sophomore)
Stoddard played in every game and totaled 12 tackles, all on special teams. He made eight of his stops on kickoff coverage with four coming on punt returns. Stoddard had a season-high three tackles in the opener against Western Kentucky and had at least one tackle in nine games. He was special teams captain for NU's game at Oklahoma State.

2009 (Redshirt Freshman)
Stoddard finished with 10 total tackles, and he ranked among the team leaders in special teams tackles with nine stops on coverage. Stoddard had three tackles in the opener against Florida Atlantic and had two unassisted stops at Kansas.

2008 (Redshirt)
A walk-on, Stoddard redshirted in 2008 and made a strong impression on the NU scout team.

Before Nebraska (Southwest HS)
Stoddard earned 2006 all-conference honors and was a two-time honorable-mention all-city pick by the Lincoln Journal Star. He was a member of the 2005 Silverhawk team that was the state runner-up in Class A under Coach Mark King. As a junior, Stoddard made 69 tackles, five sacks and two interceptions from his defensive end position, helping Southwest to a 10-1 record. Stoddard also participated in track and field, and finished on the seventh-place 400-meter relay team at the state track meet. He was also nominated for the 2007 Lead America Youth Leadership Conference and was a 2006 Scholar Athlete Award winner.

Graham was born on July 31, 1990, and is the son of Larry and Karen Stoddard. A finance major at Nebraska, he earned his bachelor's degree in December of 2012. He volunteered his time as a School is Cool Week speaker and part of Nebraska’s local hospital visits. Stoddard was named to the Big 12 Commissioner’s Spring Academic Honor Roll in 2009 and was a second-team academic all-conference pick in 2009.

Stoddard's Career Statistics























2008         Redshirt             
2009 14/0 10  0-0  0-0 0-0 0 0 0
2010 14/0 4 8 12 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0
2011 13/0 4 9 13 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 1 0 0
2012 14/0 4 3 7 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0













Career Stats
» Games Played-
55 (14 in 2009, 14 in 2010, 13 in 2011, 14 in 2012)

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