As a senior Gator and team captain in 2003, Troupe was a first-team All-South-Eastern Conference (SEC) selection and received first-team All-American honors from ESPN, Rivals.com and Sports Illustrated. He was also one of the three finalists for the John Mackey Award, recognizing the nation’s best college tight end in 2003. He finished his college career with sixty-four receptions for 958 yards (14.9 yards per catch) and seven touchdowns.
In the 2004 NFL Draft pick, the Tennessee Titans selected Troupe in the second round. He played tight end for the Titans from 2004 to 2007, and was nicknamed “Troupe Scadoop” by his Titans teammates. During his four seasons with the Titans, he made 106 receptions for 1,056 yards and seven touchdowns. Troupe a professional football player who was a tight end in the National Football League (NFL) for five seasons during the early 2000s, played professionally for the Tennessee Titans and Tampa Bay Buccaneers.