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Alshon Jeffery
Alshon Jeffery
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Alshon Jeffery

WR

Date of birth
Feb 14, 1990
College
South Carolina
Height
6-3
Weight
216 Lbs

Bio

Alshon Jeffrey is a wide receiver for the Chicago Bears. He was selected to his first Pro Bowl in 2013 and named NFL’s Most Improved Player by the Pro Football Writers Association of America.

Early Life

Jeffrey was born on February 14, 1990 in St. Matthews South Carolina. While attending Calhoun County High School, he played on the school’s basketball team that went undefeated in his four years. He also spent two years playing high school football and ultimately made the choice to focus on football in college. After committing to the University of Southern California, he had a change of heart and decided to stay in his home state by attending South Carolina University.

South Carolina Gamecocks

Jeffrey played three years at South Carolina and accumulated 3,042 receiving yards throughout his collegiate career. In 2010 Jeffrey had a breakout season, he led NCAA’s Southeastern Conference in receptions, receiving yards and receiving touchdowns. He was also fourth in the entire nation in the receiving yards category with 1,517 yards.

Chicago Bears

Jeffrey was selected in the second round of the 2012 draft by the Chicago Bears. In his rookie season he showed flashes of his exceptional talent with 24 receptions and three touchdowns. He followed up with a breakout season as a starter with 89 receptions for 1,421 yards. As a Pro Bowler and most improved player he’s paired with five-time Pro Bowler WR Brandon Marshall.

Statistics

Stats REC TAR YDS Y/R TD LONG 20+ 40+ FUM RZ TAR 1DN YDS/G
2013 Regular Season 89 150 1421 16.0 7 80 10 4 3 20 62 88.81

Game Log

Date Opponent Result REC TAR YDS Y/R LONG RZ TAR TD ATT YDS Y/A RZ ATT TD
12-28-2014 @ Minnesota Vikings Minnesota Vikings 13-9 2 5 34 17.0 19 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
12-21-2014 @ Detroit Lions Detroit Lions 14-20 6 15 72 12.0 20 1 1 0 0 0 0 0
12-15-2014 @ New Orleans Saints New Orleans Saints 15-31 4 9 78 19.5 35 2 1 0 0 0 0 0
12-4-2014 @ Dallas Cowboys Dallas Cowboys 28-41 6 9 95 15.8 27 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
11-27-2014 @ Detroit Lions Detroit Lions 34-17 9 13 71 7.9 26 3 2 0 0 0 0 0

News

Alshon Jeffery: (Hamstring) Limited Thursday

by Football News

Chicago Bears wide receiver Alshon Jeffery was limited in practice Thursday after sitting out Wednesday due to a hamstring injury, according to the Chicago Tribune. Jeffery has scored a touchdown in three of his last four games... Read more

The NFC North's Top 10 Receivers

The NFC North's Top 10 Receivers

by Jaclyn Driscoll

Top 10 lists always seem to be subject for debate. Many factors, including week-to-week performance, tend to shift decisions. However, one position that remains fairly consistent and always of vital importance is wide receiver... Read more

Week 2 Injury Report

Week 2 Injury Report

by Anthony Olivetti

Here’s the latest updates on the fantasy relevant injuries around the league. A lot has happened since the original post, the biggest of which is Adrian Peterson being indicted and deactivated for Week 2... Read more