Rick Clausen

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Rick Clausen
Date of birth: (1982-06-29) June 29, 1982 (age 32)
Place of birth: Thousand Oaks, California
Career information
Position(s): Quarterback
Height: 6 ft 3 in (191 cm)
Weight: 210 lb (95 kg)
College: Tennessee
NFL Draft: 2005 / Undrafted
Organizations
Career highlights and awards
Awards: 2005 SBC Cotton Bowl Classic
Offensive MVP

Richard James Clausen (born June 29, 1982) is the current offensive coordinator/quarterbacks coach at Calabasas High School. He is also a former American football player who played college football for Louisiana State University and University of Tennessee. During his two years at LSU (2001 Redshirt and 2002) he played in three games, starting the 2002 game against Ole Miss. At the end of the 2002 season, he transferred to Tennessee, where he walked on to the football team as a backup quarterback, sitting out the 2003 season under the NCAA transfer rules. His older brother Casey also played college football for Tennessee in 2000-2003 and is the head football coach at Calabasas High School. His youngest brother Jimmy currently plays quarterback for the Chicago Bears.

Before coming to Tennessee, Rick Clausen played for the LSU Tigers of Baton Rouge. Upon his return to Tiger stadium in 2005, this time in a Volunteer uniform, Clausen and the Vols down 21-0 at half triumphed to defeat LSU at home 30-27. Clausen went undrafted in the 2005 NFL Draft.

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Preceded by
Brent Schaeffer
Tennessee Volunteers
Starting Quarterbacks
2004-2005
Succeeded by
Erik Ainge