Wright was born on November 12, 1989 in Mount Pleasant, Texas. As a senior at Pittsburgh High School in Texas, Wright was named second-team All-District 16-3A at both quarterback and cornerback. Offensively, Wright threw for 1,170 yards and nine TDs while rushing for 1,069 yards and another 15 TDs. Defensively, he had five interceptions and returned two of them for TDs.
As a freshman wide receiver, Wright led the team in both categories as he set the freshman school records in receptions (50) and receiving yards (649).
He was named second-team All-Big 12 as a junior after he recorded 78 catches for 952 yards and seven TDs. The 952 receiving yards was fifth in the conference.
As a senior, Wright set the school record for receptions (108) while adding a Big-12-leading 1,663 receiving yards and 14 TDs. He was named first-team All-Big 12 and a first-team All-American.
Wright finished his collegiate career with the third most receptions (302) and receiving yards (4,004) in Big-12 history. His career receptions ranks ninth all-time in NCAA history.
Wright was drafted by the Titans with the 20th-overall pick in the first round of the 2012 NFL Draft.
In 15 games (five starts) as a rookie, Wright caught 64 passes for 626 yards and four TDs. He followed that up by having the seventh-most catches (94) in the league in his second season.
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