PFWA All-Rookie Team (2013) NFL Top 100 Players [No. 77 in 2015)
NFL debut: 9/9/13 (vs. PHI)... First NFL start: 10/27/13 (at DEN)... First reception: 9/9/13 (vs. PHI, 11 yards from Robert Griffin III)... First rec. TD: 9/15/13 (at GB, 3 yards from Robert Griffin III)... First 100-yard receiving game: 10/20/13 (vs. CHI)... First multi-TD game: 10/25/15 (vs. TB)
Originally selected by the Washington Redskins in the third round (85th overall) of the 2013 NFL Draft... Signed multiyear contract extension on May 5, 2016.
Enters 2016 having appeared in 34 regular season games with 14 starts in his first three NFL seasons, gaining 1,916 yards on 182 receptions with 14 receiving touchdowns from 2013-15... One of the league’s top emerging tight ends who set Redskins records in receptions (87) and receiving yards (952) by a tight end in 2015... Named to PFWA All-Rookie Team in 2013 after setting team records in receptions (45) and receiving yards (499) by a rookie tight end.
Appeared in 14 regular season games with eight starts and started the team’s postseason contest. Recorded 87 receptions for 952 yards (both team records for a tight end) with 11 receiving touchdowns. Led all Redskins players in receptions, receiving yards and receiving touchdowns this season, becoming the first Redskins tight end to lead the team in all three categories since Jean Fugett in 1977... Finished second among NFL tight ends in receptions, tied for second in touchdowns and fifth in receiving yards... Posted a team-high seven receptions for 63 yards (9.0 avg.) with a four-yard touchdown in season opener vs. MIA (9/13)... Gained a team-high 82 receiving yards on six receptions in a win vs. STL (9/20)... Led team with 96 receiving yards on six receptions at NYG (9/24). Led team in receiving yards in back-to-back weeks for the first time since Weeks 7-8 of his rookie season in 2013... Caught five passes for 37 yards vs. PHI (10/4)... Inactive with a concussion at ATL (10/11) and at NYJ (10/18)... Recorded career highs in receptions (11) and receiving touchdowns (two), gaining 72 receiving yards and scoring with 24 seconds remaining to seal the largest comeback win (24 points) in team history vs. TB (10/25). His 11-catch performance was the 22nd by a member of the Redskins since 1950. Became the first member of the Redskins to record multiple receiving touchdowns in a game since Leonard Hankerson in Week 1 of the 2013 season and the first Redskins tight end to do so since Fred Davis on Dec. 13, 2009 at Oakland... Caught three passes for 18 yards with a touchdown at NE (11/8)... Notched his second career multi-touchdown game in a win vs. NO (11/15), scoring twice and gaining 29 yards on three receptions. Became the first Redskins tight end to post multiple two-touchdown games in a single season since Jerry Smith in 1970. Became the first member of the Redskins to record a touchdown reception in three straight games since Pierre Garçon in Weeks 12-14 of the 2012 season and was the first Redskins tight end to do so since Fred Davis in Weeks 12-15 of the 2009 season... Gained 46 yards on a team-high six receptions at CAR (11/22)... Broke career highs for receptions and receiving yards in a single season after compiling team highs in receptions (eight) and receiving yards (98) in a win vs. NYG (11/29)... Caught three passes for 33 yards vs. DAL (12/7)... Led the Redskins with nine receptions for 120 yards with a touchdown in a win at CHI (12/13). Registered his first 100- yard game of the season, the third of his career... Posted a team-high seven receptions, gaining 84 yards with two receiving touchdowns in a win vs. BUF (12/20)... Caught a team-high nine passes for a season-high 129 yards with two receiving touchdowns in a division-clinching win at PHI (12/26). Broke the Redskins’ single-season tight end receiving yardage record of 849 (Chris Cooley in 2008 and 2010, Jerry Smith in 1967) with the performance and tied the single- season receptions mark by a tight end (Chris Cooley, 83 in 2010). Tied Pro Football Hall of Famer Bobby Mitchell (11 in 1962) for the fifth-most receiving touchdowns in a single season in team history. Marked only eighth time a member of the Redskins has recorded 10 receiving touchdowns in a season in team history, joining Smith (12 in 1967) as the only Redskins tight ends to accomplish the feat. Tied Smith for the most multiple-touchdown games in a single season by a Redskins tight end in team history (four). Became the third Redskins player since 1960 to record multiple receiving touchdowns in consecutive games (Smith in 1967, Mitchell in 1962). Became the first member of the Redskins to record 10 receiving touchdowns in a single season since Gary Clark in 1991... Caught four passes for 45 yards at DAL (1/3), finishing the season with 87 receptions for 952 yards (both team records for a tight end) with 11 receiving touchdowns... In NFC Wild Card Round vs. GB (1/10), caught nine passes for 120 yards, including a 24-yard touchdown reception. Set single-game franchise postseason record for receptions by a tight end and receiving yards by a tight end. Became the first Redskins tight end to record a 100-yard receiving game in postseason play, the first by a member of the Redskins at any position in a postseason contest since WR Santana Moss (103 receiving yards, NFC Divisional Round at SEA on Jan. 14, 2006).
Played in 11 games with two starts, recording a career-high 50 receptions for 465 yards... Caught one pass for four yards at HOU (9/7) before exiting with an injury... Inactive vs. JAX (9/14), at PHI (9/21), vs. NYG (9/25) and vs. SEA (10/6)... Returned at ARI (10/12), catching eight passes for 92 yards... Tied for the team lead with five receptions vs. TEN (10/19), gaining 54 yards... Caught a game-high seven passes for 40 yards in an overtime win at DAL (10/27)... Made one reception for 17 yards at MIN (11/2)... Started and caught two receptions for 22 yards vs. TB (11/16)... Inactive at SF (11/23)... Tied a career high in receptions (nine) and gained 123 yards at IND (11/30)... Started and caught three passes for 25 yards vs. STL (12/7)... Recorded three receptions for 13 yards at NYG (12/14)... Caught two passes for five yards vs. PHI (12/20)... Tied a season high with nine receptions for 70 yards vs. DAL (12/28).
Appeared in nine games with four starts before an injury ended his season prematurely... Registered 45 receptions for 499 yards, both franchise records by a rookie tight end... Made his NFL debut vs. PHI (9/9), catching five passes for 38 yards (7.6 avg.)... Caught three passes for 18 yards (6.0 avg.) at GB (9/15), recording his first career touchdown on a three-yard pass from Robert Griffin III in the fourth quarter... Caught five passes for a career-high 50 yards (10.0 avg.) vs. DET (9/22) before leaving the game with a quad contusion... Inactive at OAK (9/29)... Compiled four receptions for a then-career-high 58 yards at DAL (10/13), including a career-long 29- yard reception in the second quarter... Set career highs in receptions (nine) and receiving yards (134) and had a touchdown reception vs. CHI (10/20), setting the Redskins’ mark for receiving yards in a game by a rookie tight end. The record was previously held by Jerry Smith, who registered 78 receiving yards on six catches vs. Dallas on Nov. 28, 1965. Was targeted nine times and caught all nine passes, becoming the first Redskin to be targeted at least nine times and catch every pass in records available dating back to 1991... Made his first NFL start at DEN (10/27), catching eight passes for 90 yards (11.3 avg.). His 90 yards pushed his season total past Stephen Alexander (383 in 1998) for the most yards by a rookie tight end in team history... Started in a three-tight-end set vs. SD (11/3), catching four passes for 37 yards. With his fourth reception, broke Alexander and Chris Cooley’s team season record for receptions by a rookie tight end (37 in 1998 and 2004, respectively). Also added his first career NFL rushing attempt, gaining 18 yards... Started and caught six passes for 62 yards (10.3 avg.) and a touchdown at MIN (11/7)... Started and had one catch for 12 yards at PHI (11/17) before exiting the game with an injury... Inactive vs. SF (11/25), vs. NYG (12/1), vs. KC (12/8) and at ATL (12/15)... Placed on the Reserve/ Injured list on Dec. 20.
Started 26-of-36 games played at Florida – 25 as a tight end and one at quarterback... Caught 79 passes for 945 yards (12.0 avg.) with six receiving touchdowns in his career and also gained 328 yards with five rushing touchdowns on 77 carries... Amassed 35 yards on a kickoff return and completed 26-of-47 passes for 252 yards, three touchdowns and one interception... Dressed as a quarterback for nine games... In 2012, was named All-SEC first-team by the Associated Press and second-team by the league’s coaches after leading the team with a career-high 45 receptions for 559 yards with three touchdowns... His 45 receptions were the most by a Florida tight end since Aaron Hernandez set the school position season-record with 68 catches in 2009... Twenty-three of his grabs resulted in first downs, and 23 of his catches were for at least 10 yards, including 11 for 20 yards or longer... In 2011, appeared in 11 games, finishing second on the team with 28 receptions for 307 yards and a pair of touchdowns... Caught his first receiving touchdown of the season when he nabbed a 31-yard catch from John Brantley on fourth-and-19 vs. the Bulldogs... Played in 12 games in 2010, including starting at quarterback against Penn State in the Outback Bowl... Recorded six catches for 79 yards with one touchdown, gained 335 rushing yards on 77 attempts (4.3 avg.) with five touchdowns, and completed 26-of-46 passes (56.3 percent) for 252 yards, three touchdowns and one interception... Saw action for the first time as a Gator and had a two-yard touchdown reception for his first career catch vs. South Florida... Rushed for a team-high 68 yards on 24 carries and completed eight-of-13 passes for 60 yards in the Gators’ win over Penn State in the Outback Bowl.
Attended New London (Conn.) H.S., where he was a three-year starter at quarterback for the Whalers and led the team to an undefeated regular season record in 2007... Completed 122-of-222 passes for 1,706 yards and 28 touchdowns while throwing just two interceptions as a junior... Also rushed for 370 yards and eight touchdowns on 53 carries... Was a finalist for the 2008 Joe Montana High School Quarterback of the Year Award... Rated the nation’s 10th-best dual-threat quarterback and the second-best prospect from the state of Connecticut by Rivals.com... Member of the ESPNU Top 150 squad in 2008... Participated in several community service events at Florida through the Goodwill Gators program, including twice assembling and distributing food during Thanksgiving and a video game challenge with a local youth club... Was a religion major at Florida... Born July 3, 1990 in New London, Conn.
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