The NFL officially kicks off the 2015 regular season.
Signed by Oakland Raiders as an undrafted free agent free agent, May 13, 2013…Waived by Raiders, Aug. 31, 2013…Re-signed by Raiders to practice squad, Sept. 2, 2013…Signed by Raiders to active roster, Nov. 24, 2013.
AT A GLANCE
2013: Spent the first 11 weeks on the Raiders’ practice squad before being promoted to the active roster for the Week 12 game vs. Tennessee...Saw action as the team’s kickoff and punt returner...Returned 10 kickoffs for 221 yards and six punts for 49 yards...(11/24) vs. Ten.: Made his NFL debut and saw action on special teams...(11/28) at Dal.: On the game’s opening kickoff, recovered a fumble and returned it 23 yards for a TD, immediately putting the Raiders up 7-0...Was his first-career TD of any kind...Returned four punts for 42 yards, including a long of 14...(12/8) at NYJ: Saw action on special teams...Returned three kickoffs for 58 yards (19.3 avg.)...(12/15) vs. KC: Saw action on special teams, returning one kickoff 23 yards and one punt six yards...(12/22) at SD: Saw action primarily on special teams...Returned six kickoffs for 140 yards...(12/29) vs. Den.: Returned one punt for one yard.
COLLEGE: Started two years at Alabama State after transferring from Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College…Accounted for 2,198 yards of total offense as quarterback during senior year…Completed 137-of-233 passes (58.8 percent) for 1,691 yards and nine TDs…Also rushed for 507 yards on 121 carries (4.2 avg.) and eight TDs…Top performance came as a senior against Jackson State, completing 14-of-25 passes for 262 yards and one TD, while also rushing for 71 yards and one score on 20 carries…Competed in the 2013 NFL Players Association Collegiate Bowl as both a quarterback and wide receiver…Guided Alabama State to a 7-4 record as a senior…As a junior in 2011, completed 125-of-210 passes (59.5) for 1,475 yards and 11 TDs…Also rushed for 330 yards and seven scores on 122 carries
PERSONAL: Attended Wesley Chapel (Fla.) High School…Passed for 927 yards and eight TDs as a senior.Chapel (Fla.) High School...Passed for 927 yards and eight touchdowns as a senior.