Marques Colston

Date of Birth
Jun 04, 1983
College
Hofstra
Height
6-4
Weight
225 lbs

Marques Colston

Bio

Marques Colston is a wide receiver for the New Orleans Saints. He was a seventh-round draft pick that turned into the Saints All-Time Leading Receiver.

EARLY YEARS

Colston was born on June 5, 1983 in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. His father, James Colston, played in the Canadian Football League, introducing Marques to the sport at a young age.

Colston attended Susquehanna Township High School, where he lettered in football and track. He was an All-Conference player as a wide receiver and defensive end.

HOFSTRA UNIVERSITY

After turning down an offer from DI-A University of Missouri, Colston chose to go to the University of Hofstra as a WR. He redshirted his first year on campus because of a shoulder injury, but in 37 starts, Colston recorded 182 catches and a school-record 2,834 yards to go alo...

Statistics
STATS
REC
TAR
YDS
Y/R
TD
LONG
20+
40+
FUM
RZ TAR
1DN
YDS/G
2013 Regular Season
75
110
943
12.6
5
35
11
0
0
16
54
62.87