COLLEGE: Played three years at Alabama, appearing in 40 games and making 30 starts…Finished his career as the Crimson Tide’s most productive wide receiver in their illustrious history…Set school records with 228 receptions, 3,463 receiving yards and 31 receiving TDs…Averaged 15.2 yards per catch…Ranks near the top of the SEC’s receiving record books in every major category, finishing third all-time in receptions, second all-time in receiving yards and tied for first in receiving TDs…Became just the second player in Alabama history to record two 1,000-yard receiving seasons (2012 and 2014)…Finished with 14 career 100-yard receiving games, a school record…Started all 14 games as a junior in 2014, producing one of the most prolific seasons in college football history…Finished with 124 receptions for 1,727 yards (13.9 avg.) and 16 TDs…Led the nation in receiving yards and receptions…His 124 receptions were the fourth-most by any player from a Power Five Conference in FBS history as well as a school and SEC record…Set Alabama and SEC records with his 1,727 receiving yards…Broke his own school mark (11 in 2012) with 16 receiving TDs…Was third nationally in receiving yards per game (123.4)…Finished second nationally in receptions per game (8.9) and receiving TDs (16)…Recorded seven 100-yard receiving games, a single-season school record…Awarded the Biletnikoff Award, given annually to the nation’s most outstanding receiver…Was a finalist for the Heisman Trophy, finishing third in the voting…Named SEC Offensive Player of the Year…A unanimous first-team All-American…Named first-team All-SEC by the Associated Press and league coaches…Finalist for the Walter Camp Player of the Year and a semifinalist for the Maxwell Award…Equaled school records with 13 receptions and 224 receiving yards to go along with three TDs against Auburn…Played in 12 games with seven starts as a sophomore…Totaled 45 receptions for 736 yards (16.4 avg.) and four TDs after injuries slowed him to start the year…His 45 receptions and 736 receiving yards led the team…Exploded over the second half of the season, posting 36 catches for 636 yards over the final eight games…Was part of the longest play in Alabama history, recording a 99-yard receiving TD against Auburn in the Iron Bowl…Played in 14 games with nine starts as a true freshman, setting school freshman records…Posted 59 receptions for 1,000 yards (16.9 avg.) and 11 TDs…Led the team in all major receiving categories…Broke the then-school record that stood for 62 years with 11 receiving TDs, while breaking freshman records for receptions and receiving yards (Julio Jones in 2008)…Had five 100-yard receiving games…Earned Freshman All-American honors…Selected to the SEC All-Freshman team by league coaches…Set an Alabama freshman record with 162 receiving yards on seven receptions against Tennessee…Posted six receptions for 105 yards and two TDs in Alabama’s BCS National Championship Game victory against Notre Dame.
PERSONAL: Attended Miami (Fla.) Northwestern Senior High School…Teammates with Vikings QB Teddy Bridgewater…Caught 33 passes for 722 yards as a senior, earning a first-team Florida High School Sports Association 8A All-State selection...Totaled 16 receptions for 175 yards and four TDs as a junior in 2010…Participated in the Under Armour All-America Game, totaling a 75-yard receiving TD and a 93-yard punt return for a score…Listed as the nation’s No. 7 wide receiver by ESPNU.
Oakland Raiders QB Matt McGloin pinpoints a pass to wide receiver Amari Cooper to seal the victory on a gain of 19 yards.
Oakland Raiders quarterback Derek Carr picks up the first down with a shot to wide receiver Amari Cooper for 9 yards.