The last time the American former world number one lifted a Grand Slam title was in 2003, when he was 21 years of age.
At the moment he is considered a one hit wonder, however Roddick would be the first to tell you that he is not finished yet.
Although clay is the American’s least favorite surface, it is strange that he has not done better since his game could translate into a winning formula on the red stuff.
Could this be the year that the last American Grand Slam champion goes the distance and wins his second Major title?
If he eventually does not pull out of the French Open due to a shoulder injury, here are five reasons why Andy Roddick can win the French Open this year.