Pro Career: Originally signed as an undrafted free agent with the Bears on 4/29/12. Released on 8/31/12. Added to Jacksonville practice squad on 12/18/12. Signed a futures contract with the Bears on 1/4/13. Released on 8/30/13 and added to Cardinals practice squad on 9/17/13. Promoted to the Cardinals active roster on 10/8/13.
2013: Played in five games and totaled 136 yards on four receptions (34.0 avg.) … also had one special teams tackle … signed to the Cardinals practice squad on 9/17 and was promoted to the active roster on 10/8 … made his NFL debut and recorded his first career reception, a 53-yarder in the second quarter that helped lead to a Cardinals TD @ SF (10/13) … inactive (hamstring) in the next three games … inactive @ Jax (11/17) and vs. Ind (11/24) … had a four-yard reception and one special teams tackle @ Phi (12/1) … inactive vs. StL (12/8) … converted a 3rd-n-7 in the fourth quarter with a 16-yard reception @ Ten (12/15) … recorded a career-long 63-yard reception on 3rd-n-6 on the opening drive of the game @ Sea (12/22) … saw action on offense and special teams vs. SF (12/29).
College: Finished his four-year career (2008-11) at West Texas A&M ranked second in school history with 3,007 receiving yards and fifth with 165 receptions … also had 33 TD catches, finishing tied for sixth in school history in scoring … totaled 3,393 career all-purpose yards, returning 30 punts for 274 yards and 10 kickoffs for 112 yards … was a first-team All-LSC selection as a senior after earning second-team honors as a junior … earned Daktronics second-team All-Super Region Four honors and was a Don Hansen third-team All-American as a senior … led the team with 55 catches for 1,076 yards and 12 TDs in ’11.
Personal: Attended Denver City (TX) High School, where he was a two-year starter, playing both wide receiver and defensive back … earned second-team all-region honors and was a first-team all-district selection as a senior … also played on the infield for the baseball team, earning first-team all-district recognition … majored in Sports and Exercise Science.