83 John Erby
83 John Erby
Height: 5-10
Weight: 185
Year: R-FR
Hometown: Chester, S.C.
High School: Chester
Position: WR
gp 11
yds 32
yds/g 2.9
td 0

Career Honors

  • 2018 CAA Football Commissioner's Academic Honor Roll

2019 (Redshirt Freshman)

  • Has appeared in 10 games on offense and special teams
  • Caught one pass for 4 yards and had a special teams tackle at William & Mary (11/9)
  • Had one catch for 28 yards against Merrimack (11/2)
  • Made his first career catch against Elon (10/26)

2018 (Freshman)

  • Named to CAA Football Commissioner's Academic Honor Roll
  • Appeared in three games on special teams/Preserved a redshirt season
  • Made his collegiate debut against Albany (9/8)

Before Rhode Island

  • Erby was his team's leading receiver, handled kicking and punting duties, and played quarterback
  • Also starred on the school's soccer and golf teams, all while being in the top-10 academically in his class
  • As a junior, he averaged 22.5 yards per catch and caught six touchdown passes
  • Playing quarterback as a senior, he ran for 906 yards and 16 touchdowns while passing for 1,933 yards and 21 touchdowns
Recent Games
Oct 12 at Virginia Tech L, 34-17
Oct 19 at Albany L, 35-28
Oct 26 Elon L, 38-13
Nov 2 Merrimack W, 42-14
Nov 9 at William & Mary L, 55-19
Nov 16 at Maine L, 34-30
Statistics category Overall Conf
Receptions 3 2
Yards 32 4
Yards per game 2.9 0.6
Yards per catch 10.7 2.0
Touchdowns 0 0
Date Opponent Score comp att pct yds y/a td int sac yds
Aug 31 at Ohio L, 41-20 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 7 Delaware L, 44-36 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 21 at New Hampshire L, 27-24 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 28 Stony Brook L, 31-27 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 5 at Brown W, 31-28 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 12 at Virginia Tech L, 34-17 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 19 at Albany L, 35-28 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 26 Elon L, 38-13 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 2 Merrimack W, 42-14 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 9 at William & Mary L, 55-19 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 at Maine L, 34-30 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 23 James Madison   - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rush yds y/a lng td fum lost
Aug 31 at Ohio L, 41-20 - - - - - - -
Sep 7 Delaware L, 44-36 - - - - - - -
Sep 21 at New Hampshire L, 27-24 - - - - - - -
Sep 28 Stony Brook L, 31-27 - - - - - - -
Oct 5 at Brown W, 31-28 - - - - - - -
Oct 12 at Virginia Tech L, 34-17 - - - - - - -
Oct 19 at Albany L, 35-28 - - - - - - -
Oct 26 Elon L, 38-13 - - - - - - -
Nov 2 Merrimack W, 42-14 - - - - - - -
Nov 9 at William & Mary L, 55-19 - - - - - - -
Nov 16 at Maine L, 34-30 - - - - - - -
Nov 23 James Madison   - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rec yds y/r lng td fum lost
Aug 31 at Ohio L, 41-20 - - - - - - -
Sep 7 Delaware L, 44-36 - - - - - - -
Sep 21 at New Hampshire L, 27-24 - - - - - - -
Sep 28 Stony Brook L, 31-27 - - - - - - -
Oct 5 at Brown W, 31-28 - - - - - - -
Oct 12 at Virginia Tech L, 34-17 - - - - - - -
Oct 19 at Albany L, 35-28 - - - - - - -
Oct 26 Elon L, 38-13 1 0 0.0 0 0 - -
Nov 2 Merrimack W, 42-14 1 28 28.0 28 0 - -
Nov 9 at William & Mary L, 55-19 1 4 4.0 4 0 - -
Nov 16 at Maine L, 34-30 - - - - - - -
Nov 23 James Madison   - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score fgm fga lng xpm xpa pts
Aug 31 at Ohio L, 41-20 - - - - - 0
Sep 7 Delaware L, 44-36 - - - - - 0
Sep 21 at New Hampshire L, 27-24 - - - - - 0
Sep 28 Stony Brook L, 31-27 - - - - - 0
Oct 5 at Brown W, 31-28 - - - - - 0
Oct 12 at Virginia Tech L, 34-17 - - - - - 0
Oct 19 at Albany L, 35-28 - - - - - 0
Oct 26 Elon L, 38-13 - - - - - 0
Nov 2 Merrimack W, 42-14 - - - - - 0
Nov 9 at William & Mary L, 55-19 - - - - - 0
Nov 16 at Maine L, 34-30 - - - - - 0
Nov 23 James Madison   - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score punt yds avg long in20 fc tb blk
Aug 31 at Ohio L, 41-20 - - - - - - - -
Sep 7 Delaware L, 44-36 - - - - - - - -
Sep 21 at New Hampshire L, 27-24 - - - - - - - -
Sep 28 Stony Brook L, 31-27 - - - - - - - -
Oct 5 at Brown W, 31-28 - - - - - - - -
Oct 12 at Virginia Tech L, 34-17 - - - - - - - -
Oct 19 at Albany L, 35-28 - - - - - - - -
Oct 26 Elon L, 38-13 - - - - - - - -
Nov 2 Merrimack W, 42-14 - - - - - - - -
Nov 9 at William & Mary L, 55-19 - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 at Maine L, 34-30 - - - - - - - -
Nov 23 James Madison   - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score kr yds avg lng td pr yds avg lng td
Aug 31 at Ohio L, 41-20 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 7 Delaware L, 44-36 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 21 at New Hampshire L, 27-24 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 28 Stony Brook L, 31-27 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 5 at Brown W, 31-28 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 12 at Virginia Tech L, 34-17 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 19 at Albany L, 35-28 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 26 Elon L, 38-13 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 2 Merrimack W, 42-14 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 9 at William & Mary L, 55-19 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 at Maine L, 34-30 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 23 James Madison   - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gp rush rcv pr kr yds
Aug 31 at Ohio L, 41-20 1 - - - - 0
Sep 7 Delaware L, 44-36 1 - - - - 0
Sep 21 at New Hampshire L, 27-24 1 - - - - 0
Sep 28 Stony Brook L, 31-27 1 - - - - 0
Oct 5 at Brown W, 31-28 1 - - - - 0
Oct 12 at Virginia Tech L, 34-17 1 - - - - 0
Oct 19 at Albany L, 35-28 1 - - - - 0
Oct 26 Elon L, 38-13 1 - 0 - - 0
Nov 2 Merrimack W, 42-14 1 - 28 - - 28
Nov 9 at William & Mary L, 55-19 1 - 4 - - 4
Nov 16 at Maine L, 34-30 1 - - - - 0
Nov 23 James Madison   - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score pts rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm saf misc 2pt
Aug 31 at Ohio L, 41-20 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 7 Delaware L, 44-36 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 21 at New Hampshire L, 27-24 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 28 Stony Brook L, 31-27 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 5 at Brown W, 31-28 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 12 at Virginia Tech L, 34-17 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 19 at Albany L, 35-28 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 26 Elon L, 38-13 0 - 0 - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 2 Merrimack W, 42-14 0 - 0 - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 9 at William & Mary L, 55-19 0 - 0 - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 16 at Maine L, 34-30 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 23 James Madison   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score tack ast tot sack lost tfl yds ff fr td int yds td brup blk saf
Aug 31 at Ohio L, 41-20 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 7 Delaware L, 44-36 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 21 at New Hampshire L, 27-24 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 28 Stony Brook L, 31-27 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 5 at Brown W, 31-28 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 12 at Virginia Tech L, 34-17 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 19 at Albany L, 35-28 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 26 Elon L, 38-13 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 2 Merrimack W, 42-14 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 9 at William & Mary L, 55-19 1 0 1.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 at Maine L, 34-30 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 23 James Madison   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
2018-19 3 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2019-20 11 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Total 14 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
2018-19 3 - - - - - - - -
2019-20 11 - - - - - - - -
Total 14 - - - - - - - -
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
2018-19 3 - - - - - - -
2019-20 11 3 0.3 32 2.9 10.7 0 28
Total 14 3 0.2 32 2.3 10.7 0 28
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
2018-19 3 - - - - - - - 0
2019-20 11 - - - - - - - 0
Total 14 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
2018-19 3 - - - - - - - -
2019-20 11 - - - - - - - -
Total 14 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
2018-19 - - - - - - - - - -
2019-20 - - - - - - - - - -
Total - - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
2018-19 3 - - - - 0 .0
2019-20 11 - 32 - - 32 2.9
Total 14 - 32 - - 32 2.3
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
2018-19 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
2019-20 0 0.0 - 0 - - - - - - - 0
Total 0 0.0 - 0 - - - - - - - 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
2018-19 3 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
2019-20 11 1 0 1.0 .1 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Total 14 1 0 1.0 .1 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
Total 11 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Conference 7 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Home 4 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Away 7 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Wins 2 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Losses 9 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
August 1 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
September 3 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
October 4 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
November 3 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
Total 11 - - - - - - - -
Conference 7 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 4 - - - - - - - -
Away 7 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 2 - - - - - - - -
Losses 9 - - - - - - - -
-
August 1 - - - - - - - -
September 3 - - - - - - - -
October 4 - - - - - - - -
November 3 - - - - - - - -
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
Total 11 3 0.3 32 2.9 10.7 0 28
Conference 7 2 0.3 4 0.6 2.0 0 4
Exhibition - - - - - - - -
-
Home 4 2 0.5 28 7.0 14.0 0 28
Away 7 1 0.1 4 0.6 4.0 0 4
Neutral - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 2 1 0.5 28 14.0 28.0 0 28
Losses 9 2 0.2 4 0.4 2.0 0 4
-
August 1 - - - - - - -
September 3 - - - - - - -
October 4 1 0.3 0 0.0 0.0 0 0
November 3 2 0.7 32 10.7 16.0 0 28
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
Total 11 - - - - - - - 0
Conference 7 - - - - - - - 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 4 - - - - - - - 0
Away 7 - - - - - - - 0
Neutral - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 2 - - - - - - - 0
Losses 9 - - - - - - - 0
-
August 1 - - - - - - - 0
September 3 - - - - - - - 0
October 4 - - - - - - - 0
November 3 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
Total 11 - - - - - - - -
Conference 7 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 4 - - - - - - - -
Away 7 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 2 - - - - - - - -
Losses 9 - - - - - - - -
-
August 1 - - - - - - - -
September 3 - - - - - - - -
October 4 - - - - - - - -
November 3 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
Total - - - - - - - - - -
Conference - - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home - - - - - - - - - -
Away - - - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins - - - - - - - - - -
Losses - - - - - - - - - -
-
August - - - - - - - - - -
September - - - - - - - - - -
October - - - - - - - - - -
November - - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
Total 11 - 32 - - 32 2.9
Conference 7 - 4 - - 4 .6
Exhibition - - - - - 0 -
-
Home 4 - 28 - - 28 7.0
Away 7 - 4 - - 4 .6
Neutral - - - - - 0 -
-
Wins 2 - 28 - - 28 14.0
Losses 9 - 4 - - 4 .4
-
August 1 - - - - 0 .0
September 3 - - - - 0 .0
October 4 - 0 - - 0 .0
November 3 - 32 - - 32 10.7
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
Total 0 0.0 - 0 - - - - - - - 0
Conference 0 0.0 - 0 - - - - - - - 0
Exhibition 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 0 0.0 - 0 - - - - - - - 0
Away 0 0.0 - 0 - - - - - - - 0
Neutral 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 0 0.0 - 0 - - - - - - - 0
Losses 0 0.0 - 0 - - - - - - - 0
-
August 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
September 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
October 0 0.0 - 0 - - - - - - - 0
November 0 0.0 - 0 - - - - - - - 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
Total 11 1 0 1.0 .1 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Conference 7 1 0 1.0 .1 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Home 4 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Away 7 1 0 1.0 .1 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 2 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Losses 9 1 0 1.0 .1 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
August 1 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
September 3 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
October 4 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
November 3 1 0 1.0 .3 - - 0 - - - - - - - -