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Jeremy Shockey
TE #80
Height:
6-5
Weight:
251
College:
Miami (Fla.)
Hometown:
Ada, Okla.
Experience:
10
Receiving
YearTeamGRecYdsAvgYds/GLongTD20+40+1stFUM
TOTAL 136 547 6,143 11.2 45.2 66 37 74 3 331 9
2011 CAR 15 37 455 12.3 30.3 29 4 7 0 24 2
2010 NO 13 41 408 10 31.4 31 3 3 0 22 0
2009 NO 13 48 569 11.9 43.8 66 3 6 1 29 0
2008 NO 12 50 483 9.7 40.3 26 0 4 0 30 2
2007 NYG 14 57 619 10.9 44.2 29 3 8 0 33 0
2006 NYG 15 66 623 9.4 41.5 25 7 2 0 37 0
2005 NYG 15 65 891 13.7 59.4 59 7 12 1 46 0
2004 NYG 15 61 666 10.9 44.4 38 6 10 0 32 1
2003 NYG 9 48 535 11.1 59.4 46 2 6 1 29 1
2002 NYG 15 74 894 12.1 59.6 30 2 16 0 49 3
Rushing
YearTeamGAttAtt/GYdsAvgYds/GTDLng1st1st%20+40+FUM
TOTAL 136 1 0 6 6 0 0 6 0 -- 0 0 0
2011 CAR 15 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2010 NO 13 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2009 NO 13 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2008 NO 12 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2007 NYG 14 1 0.1 6 6 0.4 0 6 0 -- 0 0 0
2006 NYG 15 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2005 NYG 15 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2004 NYG 15 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2003 NYG 9 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2002 NYG 15 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Defensive
YearTeamGTotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntTDsYdsAvgLng
TOTAL 136 12 11 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 -- 0
2011 CAR 15 0 -- -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- --
2010 NO 13 1 1 0 0 0 0 -- -- -- -- --
2009 NO 13 1 1 0 0 0 0 -- -- -- -- --
2008 NO 12 1 1 0 0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --
2007 NYG 14 3 3 0 0 0 0 -- -- -- -- --
2006 NYG 15 0 -- -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- --
2005 NYG 15 1 1 0 0 0 0 -- -- -- -- --
2004 NYG 15 0 -- -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- --
2003 NYG 9 1 1 0 0 0 0 -- -- -- -- --
2002 NYG 15 4 3 1 0 0 0 -- -- -- -- --
Fumbles
YearTeamGFUMLostFFOWN FROPP FROWN YDSOPP YDSTDOOBSftyTB
TOTAL 136 9 6 0 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
2011 CAR 15 2 1 -- -- -- -- -- 0 1 0 0
2010 NO 13 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- 0 -- -- --
2009 NO 13 -- -- 0 1 -- 0 -- 0 -- -- --
2008 NO 12 2 2 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 0 0
2007 NYG 14 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- 0 -- -- --
2006 NYG 15 -- -- -- 1 -- 0 -- 0 -- -- --
2005 NYG 15 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- 0 -- -- --
2004 NYG 15 1 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 0 0 0
2003 NYG 9 1 1 0 -- -- -- -- 0 0 0 0
2002 NYG 15 3 2 0 1 -- 0 -- 0 0 0 0

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Bio

TRANSACTIONS
Signed as a free agent by Carolina (3/3/11)...Released by New Orleans (2/23/11)...Traded by the New York Giants to New Orleans in exchange for 2009 second- and fifth-round draft choices (7/21/08)...Placed on injured reserve with a broken left leg by the New York Giants (12/17/07)...Signed to a contract extension by the New York Giants (10/14/05)...Selected by the New York Giants in the first round (14th overall) of the NFL Draft (4/20/02).

GP/GS
Career (136/129) [7/6]; 2011 (15/13); 2010 (13/11) [1/1]; 2009 (13/12) [3/2]; 2008 (12/11); 2007 (14/14); 2006 (15/15) [1/1]; 2005 (15/15) [1/1]; 2004 (15/15); 2003 (9/9); 2002 (15/14) [1/1].

2011
Signed as a free agent by Carolina (3/3) after being released by New Orleans (2/23)...Played in 15 games with 13 starts...Inactive with injured ribs at Detroit (11/20)...Posted 37 receptions for 455 yards and four touchdowns...Extended consecutive game streak with a catch to 136, making a reception in every regular season game he has played...Part of aerial attack that totaled 3,829 net passing yards, the second most in team history...Combined with tight ends Greg Olsen and Richie Brockel to catch 85 passes for 1,008 yards and nine touchdowns, the most productive season by a set of tight ends in team history in terms of receptions and yardage...Vs. Minnesota (10/30): Caught a one-yard touchdown and joined Olsen with a 39-yard touchdown reception to become first pair of tight ends to score in the same game for Carolina since Dante Rosario and Christian Fauria at Tampa Bay (12/30/07)...Vs. Atlanta (12/11): Snagged a six-yard touchdown catch...At Houston (12/18): Hauled in a nine-yard touchdown reception...Vs. Tampa Bay (12/24): Engaged blocker at line of scrimmage before releasing into the flat to make an eight-yard catch, faking out one Buccaneers defender and trucking another on way to end zone.

2010
Played in 13 games with 11 starts for New Orleans...Produced 41 receptions for 408 yards and three touchdowns...Inactive with a rib injury versus Seattle (11/21) and at Dallas (11/25) and with a groin injury at Tampa Bay (1/2)...POSTSEASON: Started NFC Wild Card at Seattle (1/8)...Notched two catches for 24 yards...Vs. Atlanta (9/26): Generated season-highs of eight receptions and 78 yards with a two-yard touchdown...At Arizona (10/10): Snagged a one-yard touchdown...At Carolina (11/7): Made 500th career catch, a seven-yard touchdown.

2009
Played in 13 games with 12 starts for New Orleans...Ranked third on the team with 48 catches for 569 yards and three touchdowns...Inactive versus Dallas (12/19) and versus Tampa Bay (12/27) with a toe injury...Did not play in the regular-season finale at Carolina (1/3) as the Saints had clinched home-field advantage...POSTSEASON: Played in three games with two starts...Tallied seven receptions for 58 yards and two touchdowns...Vs. Detroit (9/13): Equaled single-game high of two touchdowns among four catches for 31 yards...Scored on receptions of one yard and 15 yards...Vs. New York Giants (10/18): Capped 100th career game with a one-yard touchdown catch...At Miami (10/25): Manufatured ninth career 100-yard game with 105 yards on four receptions, including a career-long 66-yard catch...NFC Divisional Playoff vs. Arizona (1/16): Snared three receptions for 36 yards and one touchdown, a 17-yarder that put the Saints ahead to stay in the first quarter...Super Bowl XLIV vs. Indianapolis (2/7): Grabbed three passes for 13 yards...Gave the Saints a lead they would not relinquish with a two-yard touchdown catch late in the fourth quarter.

2008
Played in 12 games with 11 starts for New Orleans after being acquired in a trade prior to the start of training camp with the New York Giants in exchange for 2009 second- and fifth-round draft choices (7/21)...Finished third on the team with 50 receptions for 483 yards...Missed Weeks 4-6 with a sports hernia and the season finale with an ankle injury suffered at Detroit (12/21).

2007
Started 14 games for the New York Giants...Stood third on the team with 57 catches for 619 yards and three touchdowns...Placed on injured reserve with a broken left leg (12/17) that sidelined him for the final two regular season games and postseason...Vs. New York Jets (10/7): Reeled in a 13-yard touchdown reception...Vs. San Francisco (10/21): Caught a two-yard touchdown...Vs. Dallas (11/27): Established a single-game high with 12 catches...Equaled single-game high with 129 yards receiving...Scored on an eight-yard reception...Surpassed 100 yards receiving for the eighth time in career...Vs. Washington (12/16): Fractured left fibula during a pile-up on a running play in the third quarter.

2006
Started 15 games for the New York Giants...Rated first on the team with 66 receptions for 623 yards and tied career-high with seven touchdowns...Inactive at Washington (12/30) with an injured ankle...POSTSEASON: Started NFC Wild Card at Philadelphia (1/7)...Added three catches for 25 yards...PRO BOWL: Named to fourth Pro Bowl, the most ever by a Giants tight end...Did not play because of ankle injury...Vs. Indianapolis (9/10): Began season with a 15-yard touchdown reception...At Atlanta (10/15): Set a single-game high with two touchdowns among six catches for 55 yards, finding the end zone on receptions of two and four yards...At Dallas (10/23): Responsible for a 13-yard touchdown catch...Vs. Houston (11/5): Racked up a season-high eight receptions for 66 yards...Seized the game-winning touchdown on a three-yard catch in the fourth quarter...Vs. Dallas (12/3): Had a 17-yard touchdown reception on the game's opening series...At Carolina (12/10): Achieved 300th career catch in 67th game, the second fewest games in NFL history for a tight end to attain that mark...Scored on a two-yard reception...Vs. New Orleans (12/24): Sustained a sprained ankle in the fourth quarter that caused him to be inactive for the regular-season finale.

2005
Started 15 games for the New York Giants...Placed second on the team with 65 catches and 891 yards and tied for first with a career-high seven touchdown receptions...Inactive at Oakland (12/31) with an injured ankle...POSTSEASON: Started NFC Wild Card versus Carolina (1/8)...Collected three receptions for 50 yards...PRO BOWL: Chosen to third NFL all-star game in four seasons...Did not play due to ankle injury...Vs. Arizona (9/11): Opened season with a 20-yard touchdown catch...At San Diego (9/25): Exceeded 100 yards receiving for fourth time in career with 101 yards on six receptions...Vs. St. Louis (10/2): Hauled in 200th career catch in 43rd game, making him the second-fastest tight end in NFL history to reach 200 receptions...Scored on a 31-yard catch...At Dallas (10/16): Established a single-game high with 129 yards on five receptions, including a 24-yard touchdown with 19 seconds remaining that evened the score and sent the game into overtime...Marked fifth-career 100-yard receiving effort...Vs. Washington (10/30): Accounted for a 10-yard touchdown catch...At San Francisco (11/6): Made a diving 32-yard touchdown reception among four catches for 77 yards...Vs. Philadelphia (11/20): Only reception went for a one-yard touchdown...At Seattle (11/27): Gathered a season-high 10 catches for 127 yards and a seven-yard touchdown...Caught a game-tying two-point conversion in the fourth quarter to force overtime...Represented sixth-career 100-yard receiving outing...At Philadelphia (12/11): Matched season-high of 10 receptions for 107 yards to compile seventh-career 100-yard receiving game...At Washington (12/24): Suffered a sprained ankle in the second quarter that caused him to be inactive for the regular-season finale.

2004
Started 15 games for the New York Giants...Led the team with 61 receptions for 666 yards and six touchdowns...Marked the first time a tight end paced the Giants in catches since 1987...Inactive for the season finale versus Dallas (1/2) with a back injury...At Green Bay (10/3): Scored the game-winning touchdown on a four-yard catch in the fourth quarter...At Dallas (10/10): Out-jumped Cowboys safety Roy Williams for a one-yard touchdown reception...Vs. Chicago (11/7): Snatched a season-high six catches, also accomplished at Cincinnati (12/26), for 64 yards and a one-yard touchdown...Vs. Atlanta (11/21): On the receiving end of Eli Manning's first NFL touchdown pass, a six-yarder in the third quarter.

2003
Started nine games for the New York Giants...Inactive for final seven games after injuring left knee versus Atlanta (11/9)...Recorded 48 catches for 535 yards and two touchdowns...PRO BOWL: Selected to second consecutive Pro Bowl...Did not play due to knee injury...Vs. Dallas (9/15): Corralled a one-yard touchdown reception...Vs. Miami (10/5): Amassed season highs of 11 catches and 110 yards to produce third-career game with 100 receiving yards...Vs. Philadelphia (10/19): Tied for the team lead with five receptions for 23 yards and a one-yard touchdown...Vs. Atlanta (11/9): Left game in the third quarter with a sprained left knee that sidelined him for the rest of the season.

2002
Selected in the first round (14th overall) of the NFL Draft by the New York Giants...Played in 15 games with 14 starts...Inactive with a turf toe injury versus Atlanta (10/13)...Posted 74 receptions for 894 yards and two touchdowns...74 catches set a team record for a rookie and tight end and marked the second-most ever for an NFL rookie tight end...894 receiving yards represented the most by a Giants tight end since 1986 and the second-most in NFL history by a rookie tight end...Led all NFL tight ends and all NFL rookies in receptions and receiving yards, becoming just the third tight end to lead all rookies in both categories in NFL history...POSTSEASON: Started NFC Wild Card at San Francisco (1/5)...Had three catches for 44 yards and a two-yard touchdown...PRO BOWL: First rookie tight end to play in the Pro Bowl since 1988 and first Giants tight end to play in the game since 1987...Contributed two receptions for 19 yards...HONORS: First-team Associated Press All-Pro, Sports Illustrated All-Pro, College & Pro Football Newsweekly All-Pro, Football Digest All-Pro, Pro Football Weekly All-Rookie and Pro Football Weekly All-NFC...NFL ROOKIE OF THE MONTH: Named NFL Offensive Rookie of the Month for November and December...Totaled 20 catches for 214 yards in four games during November...Accumulated 32 receptions for 402 yards and one touchdown in five games during December...PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Named NFC Offensive Player of the Week for performance in Week 17 versus Philadelphia (12/28)...Registered 10 catches for 98 yards and one touchdown in 10-7 overtime win that secured playoff spot...At St. Louis (9/15): Scored first NFL touchdown on a 28-yard pass from Kerry Collins...Vs. Washington (11/17): Logged first career 100-yard receiving effort with 111 yards on a season-high 11 receptions...At Indianapolis (12/22): Gained a season-high 116 yards on seven catches to compile second-career 100-yard receiving game...Vs. Philadelphia (12/28): Scored the Giants' only touchdown in the fourth quarter on a seven-yard reception when he jumped while moving backwards and ripped the ball away from Eagles safety Brian Dawkins in the end zone.

COLLEGE
Played in 21 games with 11 starts at Miami (Fla.) after transferring from Northeast Oklahoma A&M...Entered NFL following junior season...Despite playing just two years for the Hurricanes, finished career ranked sixth in school history among tight ends with 61 receptions for 815 yards and second with 10 touchdown catches...2000 (Jr.): Second-team All-American by the Associated Press...First-team All-Big East Conference selection...One of three finalists for the John Mackey Award, given to college football's most outstanding tight end...Started 11 games...Led the team with 40 receptions for 519 yards and seven touchdowns...1999 (So.): First-team All-Big East Conference choice even though not a starter...Played in 10 games...Notched 21 catches for 296 yards and three touchdowns...1998 (Fr.): First-team Junior College All-American...First-team All-Southwest Junior College Conference pick...Started 10 games...Caught 33 passes for 484 yards and seven touchdowns.

PERSONAL
Attended Ada (Okla.) HS...Majored in liberal arts at Miami (Fla.).

TRANSACTIONS
Signed as a free agent by Carolina (3/3/11)...Released by New Orleans (2/23/11)...Traded by the New York Giants to New Orleans in exchange for 2009 second- and fifth-round draft choices (7/21/08)...Placed on injured reserve with a broken left leg by the New York Giants (12/17/07)...Signed to a contract extension by the New York Giants (10/14/05)...Selected by the New York Giants in the first round (14th overall) of the NFL Draft (4/20/02).

GP/GS
Career (136/129) [7/6]; 2011 (15/13); 2010 (13/11) [1/1]; 2009 (13/12) [3/2]; 2008 (12/11); 2007 (14/14); 2006 (15/15) [1/1]; 2005 (15/15) [1/1]; 2004 (15/15); 2003 (9/9); 2002 (15/14) [1/1].

2011
Signed as a free agent by Carolina (3/3) after being released by New Orleans (2/23)...Played in 15 games with 13 starts...Inactive with injured ribs at Detroit (11/20)...Posted 37 receptions for 455 yards and four touchdowns...Extended consecutive game streak with a catch to 136, making a reception in every regular season game he has played...Part of aerial attack that totaled 3,829 net passing yards, the second most in team history...Combined with tight ends Greg Olsen and Richie Brockel to catch 85 passes for 1,008 yards and nine touchdowns, the most productive season by a set of tight ends in team history in terms of receptions and yardage...Vs. Minnesota (10/30): Caught a one-yard touchdown and joined Olsen with a 39-yard touchdown reception to become first pair of tight ends to score in the same game for Carolina since Dante Rosario and Christian Fauria at Tampa Bay (12/30/07)...Vs. Atlanta (12/11): Snagged a six-yard touchdown catch...At Houston (12/18): Hauled in a nine-yard touchdown reception...Vs. Tampa Bay (12/24): Engaged blocker at line of scrimmage before releasing into the flat to make an eight-yard catch, faking out one Buccaneers defender and trucking another on way to end zone.

2010
Played in 13 games with 11 starts for New Orleans...Produced 41 receptions for 408 yards and three touchdowns...Inactive with a rib injury versus Seattle (11/21) and at Dallas (11/25) and with a groin injury at Tampa Bay (1/2)...POSTSEASON: Started NFC Wild Card at Seattle (1/8)...Notched two catches for 24 yards...Vs. Atlanta (9/26): Generated season-highs of eight receptions and 78 yards with a two-yard touchdown...At Arizona (10/10): Snagged a one-yard touchdown...At Carolina (11/7): Made 500th career catch, a seven-yard touchdown.

2009
Played in 13 games with 12 starts for New Orleans...Ranked third on the team with 48 catches for 569 yards and three touchdowns...Inactive versus Dallas (12/19) and versus Tampa Bay (12/27) with a toe injury...Did not play in the regular-season finale at Carolina (1/3) as the Saints had clinched home-field advantage...POSTSEASON: Played in three games with two starts...Tallied seven receptions for 58 yards and two touchdowns...Vs. Detroit (9/13): Equaled single-game high of two touchdowns among four catches for 31 yards...Scored on receptions of one yard and 15 yards...Vs. New York Giants (10/18): Capped 100th career game with a one-yard touchdown catch...At Miami (10/25): Manufatured ninth career 100-yard game with 105 yards on four receptions, including a career-long 66-yard catch...NFC Divisional Playoff vs. Arizona (1/16): Snared three receptions for 36 yards and one touchdown, a 17-yarder that put the Saints ahead to stay in the first quarter...Super Bowl XLIV vs. Indianapolis (2/7): Grabbed three passes for 13 yards...Gave the Saints a lead they would not relinquish with a two-yard touchdown catch late in the fourth quarter.

2008
Played in 12 games with 11 starts for New Orleans after being acquired in a trade prior to the start of training camp with the New York Giants in exchange for 2009 second- and fifth-round draft choices (7/21)...Finished third on the team with 50 receptions for 483 yards...Missed Weeks 4-6 with a sports hernia and the season finale with an ankle injury suffered at Detroit (12/21).

2007
Started 14 games for the New York Giants...Stood third on the team with 57 catches for 619 yards and three touchdowns...Placed on injured reserve with a broken left leg (12/17) that sidelined him for the final two regular season games and postseason...Vs. New York Jets (10/7): Reeled in a 13-yard touchdown reception...Vs. San Francisco (10/21): Caught a two-yard touchdown...Vs. Dallas (11/27): Established a single-game high with 12 catches...Equaled single-game high with 129 yards receiving...Scored on an eight-yard reception...Surpassed 100 yards receiving for the eighth time in career...Vs. Washington (12/16): Fractured left fibula during a pile-up on a running play in the third quarter.

2006
Started 15 games for the New York Giants...Rated first on the team with 66 receptions for 623 yards and tied career-high with seven touchdowns...Inactive at Washington (12/30) with an injured ankle...POSTSEASON: Started NFC Wild Card at Philadelphia (1/7)...Added three catches for 25 yards...PRO BOWL: Named to fourth Pro Bowl, the most ever by a Giants tight end...Did not play because of ankle injury...Vs. Indianapolis (9/10): Began season with a 15-yard touchdown reception...At Atlanta (10/15): Set a single-game high with two touchdowns among six catches for 55 yards, finding the end zone on receptions of two and four yards...At Dallas (10/23): Responsible for a 13-yard touchdown catch...Vs. Houston (11/5): Racked up a season-high eight receptions for 66 yards...Seized the game-winning touchdown on a three-yard catch in the fourth quarter...Vs. Dallas (12/3): Had a 17-yard touchdown reception on the game's opening series...At Carolina (12/10): Achieved 300th career catch in 67th game, the second fewest games in NFL history for a tight end to attain that mark...Scored on a two-yard reception...Vs. New Orleans (12/24): Sustained a sprained ankle in the fourth quarter that caused him to be inactive for the regular-season finale.

2005
Started 15 games for the New York Giants...Placed second on the team with 65 catches and 891 yards and tied for first with a career-high seven touchdown receptions...Inactive at Oakland (12/31) with an injured ankle...POSTSEASON: Started NFC Wild Card versus Carolina (1/8)...Collected three receptions for 50 yards...PRO BOWL: Chosen to third NFL all-star game in four seasons...Did not play due to ankle injury...Vs. Arizona (9/11): Opened season with a 20-yard touchdown catch...At San Diego (9/25): Exceeded 100 yards receiving for fourth time in career with 101 yards on six receptions...Vs. St. Louis (10/2): Hauled in 200th career catch in 43rd game, making him the second-fastest tight end in NFL history to reach 200 receptions...Scored on a 31-yard catch...At Dallas (10/16): Established a single-game high with 129 yards on five receptions, including a 24-yard touchdown with 19 seconds remaining that evened the score and sent the game into overtime...Marked fifth-career 100-yard receiving effort...Vs. Washington (10/30): Accounted for a 10-yard touchdown catch...At San Francisco (11/6): Made a diving 32-yard touchdown reception among four catches for 77 yards...Vs. Philadelphia (11/20): Only reception went for a one-yard touchdown...At Seattle (11/27): Gathered a season-high 10 catches for 127 yards and a seven-yard touchdown...Caught a game-tying two-point conversion in the fourth quarter to force overtime...Represented sixth-career 100-yard receiving outing...At Philadelphia (12/11): Matched season-high of 10 receptions for 107 yards to compile seventh-career 100-yard receiving game...At Washington (12/24): Suffered a sprained ankle in the second quarter that caused him to be inactive for the regular-season finale.

2004
Started 15 games for the New York Giants...Led the team with 61 receptions for 666 yards and six touchdowns...Marked the first time a tight end paced the Giants in catches since 1987...Inactive for the season finale versus Dallas (1/2) with a back injury...At Green Bay (10/3): Scored the game-winning touchdown on a four-yard catch in the fourth quarter...At Dallas (10/10): Out-jumped Cowboys safety Roy Williams for a one-yard touchdown reception...Vs. Chicago (11/7): Snatched a season-high six catches, also accomplished at Cincinnati (12/26), for 64 yards and a one-yard touchdown...Vs. Atlanta (11/21): On the receiving end of Eli Manning's first NFL touchdown pass, a six-yarder in the third quarter.

2003
Started nine games for the New York Giants...Inactive for final seven games after injuring left knee versus Atlanta (11/9)...Recorded 48 catches for 535 yards and two touchdowns...PRO BOWL: Selected to second consecutive Pro Bowl...Did not play due to knee injury...Vs. Dallas (9/15): Corralled a one-yard touchdown reception...Vs. Miami (10/5): Amassed season highs of 11 catches and 110 yards to produce third-career game with 100 receiving yards...Vs. Philadelphia (10/19): Tied for the team lead with five receptions for 23 yards and a one-yard touchdown...Vs. Atlanta (11/9): Left game in the third quarter with a sprained left knee that sidelined him for the rest of the season.

2002
Selected in the first round (14th overall) of the NFL Draft by the New York Giants...Played in 15 games with 14 starts...Inactive with a turf toe injury versus Atlanta (10/13)...Posted 74 receptions for 894 yards and two touchdowns...74 catches set a team record for a rookie and tight end and marked the second-most ever for an NFL rookie tight end...894 receiving yards represented the most by a Giants tight end since 1986 and the second-most in NFL history by a rookie tight end...Led all NFL tight ends and all NFL rookies in receptions and receiving yards, becoming just the third tight end to lead all rookies in both categories in NFL history...POSTSEASON: Started NFC Wild Card at San Francisco (1/5)...Had three catches for 44 yards and a two-yard touchdown...PRO BOWL: First rookie tight end to play in the Pro Bowl since 1988 and first Giants tight end to play in the game since 1987...Contributed two receptions for 19 yards...HONORS: First-team Associated Press All-Pro, Sports Illustrated All-Pro, College & Pro Football Newsweekly All-Pro, Football Digest All-Pro, Pro Football Weekly All-Rookie and Pro Football Weekly All-NFC...NFL ROOKIE OF THE MONTH: Named NFL Offensive Rookie of the Month for November and December...Totaled 20 catches for 214 yards in four games during November...Accumulated 32 receptions for 402 yards and one touchdown in five games during December...PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Named NFC Offensive Player of the Week for performance in Week 17 versus Philadelphia (12/28)...Registered 10 catches for 98 yards and one touchdown in 10-7 overtime win that secured playoff spot...At St. Louis (9/15): Scored first NFL touchdown on a 28-yard pass from Kerry Collins...Vs. Washington (11/17): Logged first career 100-yard receiving effort with 111 yards on a season-high 11 receptions...At Indianapolis (12/22): Gained a season-high 116 yards on seven catches to compile second-career 100-yard receiving game...Vs. Philadelphia (12/28): Scored the Giants' only touchdown in the fourth quarter on a seven-yard reception when he jumped while moving backwards and ripped the ball away from Eagles safety Brian Dawkins in the end zone.

COLLEGE
Played in 21 games with 11 starts at Miami (Fla.) after transferring from Northeast Oklahoma A&M...Entered NFL following junior season...Despite playing just two years for the Hurricanes, finished career ranked sixth in school history among tight ends with 61 receptions for 815 yards and second with 10 touchdown catches...2000 (Jr.): Second-team All-American by the Associated Press...First-team All-Big East Conference selection...One of three finalists for the John Mackey Award, given to college football's most outstanding tight end...Started 11 games...Led the team with 40 receptions for 519 yards and seven touchdowns...1999 (So.): First-team All-Big East Conference choice even though not a starter...Played in 10 games...Notched 21 catches for 296 yards and three touchdowns...1998 (Fr.): First-team Junior College All-American...First-team All-Southwest Junior College Conference pick...Started 10 games...Caught 33 passes for 484 yards and seven touchdowns.

PERSONAL
Attended Ada (Okla.) HS...Majored in liberal arts at Miami (Fla.).

 

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