Selected by Oakland Raiders in the fifth round (168th overall) of 2012 NFL Draft, April 28, 2012.
AT A GLANCE
CAREER: Young receiver was part of General Manager Reggie McKenzie’s first draft class in 2012…Career totals include 13 games played with 19 receptions for 183 yards…Missed most of the 2013 season with a shoulder injury…Played in 12 games his rookie season, catching 16 passes for 151 yards.
2013: Was inactive for the first seven games before making his season debut in Week 9...Played in one game and totaled three receptions for 32 yards on the year...Placed on the reserve/injured list on Nov. 23...(11/3) vs. Phi.: Made his season debut, posting three receptions for 32 yards and making a key downfield block on WR Rod Streater’s 66-yard catch-and-run.
2012: Played in 12 games, catching 16 passes for 151 yards (9.4 avg.) with one TD…(9/10) vs. SD: Made his NFL debut…(9/30) at Den.: Made the first catch of his NFL career, a 13-yarder…(11/4) vs. TB: Hauled in a two-point conversion late in the fourth quarter, pulling the Raiders within three…(11/11) at Bal.: Matched his season total entering the game with two receptions, including a 13-yard WR screen late in first quarter…(11/18) vs. NO: Totaled a career-high three receptions, including his first NFL touchdown, a three-yarder in the fourth quarter…(12/2) vs. Cle.: Posted a career-high four catches for 26 yards.
COLLEGE: Played four years at Arizona…Saw action in 50 games with 31 starts…Totaled 209 receptions for 2,859 yards and 32 touchdowns…Added 125 yards on 17 rushing attempts…Finished fourth in school history in career receptions, fourth in career receiving yards, and third in single-season receiving yards with 1,233 in 2010…Set the school’s career record in touchdown receptions, tying for second in Pac-12 Conference history…Recorded 82 receptions in 2010 to rank fourth on the single-season program list…Earned all-Pac-12 Conference second-team honors from The NFL Draft Report as a senior…Started 11 games and led team with 75 catches for 956 yards and 11 touchdowns…Totaled 10 receptions for 101 yards with three touchdowns against UCLA…Had 11 receptions the following week against Washington, totaling 116 yards and two touchdowns…Finished with nine catches for 134 yards, including a game-winning 23-yard touchdown reception, against Arizona State…As a junior, earned All-America second-team honors from The NFL Draft Report, CBS Sports and Sports Illustrated…An All-Pac-10 first-team pick, led the conference and ranked 19th in the nation with an average of 6.3 receptions per game…Average of 94.8 receiving yards per contest also led the conference and placed seventh nationally…Led the team with a career-high 82 receptions, the fourth-highest total in a season by a Wildcat…Had 1,233 receiving yards and tied a program record with 11 touchdowns…Totaled 12 catches for 179 yards and a touchdown against Oregon State…As a sophomore, played in all 13 games and ranked second on the team with 45 receptions for 582 yards and nine touchdowns…Appeared in 13 games as a true freshman…Majored in family studies and human development.
PERSONAL: Attended Canyon Springs High School in Las Vegas, Nev. …Two-time all-state selection as a wide receiver…Named to the Las Vegas Sun All-Decade Team in January 2010…Also selected first-team Class 4A All-Sunrise Region…Prep Star All-West choice…Led the state with 58 receptions for 1,631 yards and 25 touchdowns as a senior year…Also the team’s leading scorer with 172 points, including 10 two-point conversion catches in 2007…As a junior, credited with 36 catches for 788 yards…Also lettered in basketball.