Signed by Oakland Raiders as an undrafted free agent, May 16, 2014…Waived by Raiders, Aug. 30, 2014…Signed by Raiders to practice squad, Sept. 1, 2014…Signed by Raiders to active roster, Dec. 6, 2014.
AT A GLANCE
2014: Spent the first 13 weeks of the season on the practice squad before being signed to the active roster on Dec. 6...(12/7) vs. SF: Made his NFL debut, playing five snaps on offense...Also saw extensive action on special teams...(12/14) at KC: Contributed on special teams and played four offensive snaps...(12/21) vs. Buf.: Saw action on offense and special teams in the win...(12/28) at Den.: Appeared on offense and special teams in the season finale.
COLLEGE: Played four years at Assumption, seeing action in 36 games with 31 starts…Career totals include 104 receptions for 1,537 yards and 15 TDs…Twice named to the Assumption College Student-Athlete Honor Roll…Started all 11 games as a senior…Led team with 39 receptions for 604 yards and five TDs…Served as team captain…Named honorable mention All-American by Don Hansen’s Football Gazette and D2Football.com…A first-team Northeast-10 Conference selection…Named Worcester Area first-team All-Star and Daktronics first-team all-region…A second-team preseason All-American selection by D2Football.com…A College Football American Division II preseason All-American and Beyond Sports Network (BSN) third-team preseason All-American…Ranked No. 53 in the top-100 players in Division II by D2Football.com…Started all 10 games as a junior…Finished second on team with 36 receptions for 558 yards and six TDs…Had TDs in five games, including a two-TD performance at Stonehill…Named second-team Division II All-American by Don Hansen…A second-team Northeast-10 selection and Worcester area first-team All-Star…Named Daktronics first-team all-region and Don Hansen Super Region I first-team all-region…Started 10 games as a sophomore…Totaled 29 catches for 375 yards and four TDs…A Worcester area first-team All-Star…Had at least one reception in all 10 games, including a season-long 63-yard catch at American International…Appeared in five games as a freshman.
PERSONAL: Attended Middletown (N.J.) South High School…Lettered in football…Also competed in track and field, participating in the 110-meter hurdles, high jump and javelin…Participated in the NFL Play 60 Character Camp in 2014.
Oakland Raiders Head Coach Jack Del Rio spoke to assembled reporters in Sarasota, Florida, and discussed the Raiders 33-16 Week 7 win over Jacksonville.
Oakland Raiders wide receiver Michael Crabtree was a major key to the team's victory against the Jacksonville Jaguars in Week 7 as he racked up a TD and a few spectacular catches.