Josh Harper

185 lbs

Josh Harper


The third wheel on the passing tricycle a year ago for Fresno State, Josh Harper leaps to the front of the line in 2014 after a 1,000 yard season. He’ll be a key component of a passing game that will need to break in a new quarterback.

High School
A standout for St. Mary’s High School in Stockton, Calif., Harper played a variety of positions, including wide receiver, running back, safety and return man. When his career concluded, he had 164 catches for 2,669 yards and 28 touchdowns through the air. He earned all-league and all-state honors as a junior and senior.

After redshirting as a freshman in 2010, he found the field in 2011. Harper played in 11 games and got three starts for the Bulldogs, catching 35 passes for 497 yards and five scores. In 2012, a sports hernia cost him ...