Courtesy: Duke Sports Information
CAREER: Inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame in 2010 ... inducted into the Duke Sports Hall of Fame in 1999 ... named to the ACC 50th Anniversary Team ... four-year letterman (1986-87-88-89) ... two-time first team All-America (1988-89) ... consensus first team All-America selection in 1989 ... three-time All-ACC choice (1987-88-89) ... nine-time ACC Player of the Week (5 in 1989, 1 in 1988 & 3 in 1987) ... holds Duke single-season records for receiving yards (1,149 in 1989), touchdown receptions (17 in 1989), total touchdowns (17 in 1989), points (104 in 1989), 100-yard receiving games (6 in both 1987 & 1988), consecutive 100-yard receiving games (4 in 1988), yards per reception [min. 50 receptions] average (19.2 in 1987) ... holds Duke career records for pass receptions (189), receiving yards (3,318), touchdown receptions (38), total touchdowns (38), 100-yard receiving games (17), consecutive 100-yard receiving games (7), yards per reception [min. 125 receptions] average (17.6) ... holds Duke bowl game records for receiving yards (112 vs. Texas Tech in All American Bowl) and highest yards per reception average (18.67 vs. Texas Tech in All American Bowl) ... holds Duke record for longest pass reception (97-yard pass from Dave Brown vs. Wake Forest, 1989) ... graduated as the school’s all-time leader in points (234) and currently ranks 2nd behind Sims Lenhardt (240) ... holds ACC single-season record for touchdown receptions (17 in 1989) ... holds ACC career records for touchdown receptions (38), 100-yard receiving games (17) & 1,000-yard receiving seasons (3) ... only player in ACC history to lead the league in receiving yards per game three consecutive years (99.4 in 1987, 97.0 in 1988 & 104.5 in 1989) ... graduated as the NCAA record-holder for career touchdown receptions (38) – does not currently hold record ... finished career as one of two players to post three 1,000-yard receiving seasons – now one of 13 players to accomplish the feat ... nicknamed the “Frequent Flyer” ... represented Duke in both the Japan and Senior Bowls ... ninth round pick of the Buffalo Bills in the 1990 NFL Draft.
1989: Consensus first team All-America pick by Walter Camp Foundation, Kodak Coaches, Football News, Football Writers Association of America, AP and UPI ... ACC Male Athlete of the Year (McKevlin Award) ... ACC Player of the Year ... first team All-ACC choice ... five-time ACC Player of the Week pick ... Duke MVP ... caught 61 passes for 1,149 yards and 17 touchdowns ... led the ACC in scoring (9.5 ppg) ... set Duke single-season records for receiving yards, touchdown receptions, total touchdowns (17) and points (104) ... set Duke record for longest pass reception (97-yard pass from Dave Brown vs. Wake Forest) ... helped Duke to an 8-4 overall record and berth in the All American Bowl ... set school bowl game records for receiving yards (112) and average yards per reception (18.67).
1988: First team All-America pick by the Football Writers Association of America ... first team All-ACC pick ... ACC Player of the Week selection once ... had 68 receptions for 1,067 yards and 10 touchdowns ... matched own school single-season record for 100-yard receiving games with six ... set school record for consecutive 100-yard receiving games with four.
1987: First team All-ACC selection ... caught 57 passes for 1,093 yards and 11 touchdowns ... set school single-season record for 100-yard receiving games with six ... three-time ACC Player of the Week pick.
1986: Caught three passes for nine yards.
1985: Did not see action due to knee injury ... granted medical hardship.
HIGH SCHOOL: Graduated from The Bolles School in Jacksonville, Fla. ... caught 22 passes for 550 yards and eight touchdowns as a senior ... all-state in both football and basketball.