PLAYER
Kenny Golladay
WR #19
Height:
6-4
Weight:
213
Age:
24
College:
Northern Illinois
Hometown:
Chicago, IL
Experience:
R

Quick Stats (2017):

REC
28
YDS
477
AVG
17
TDS
3
Career Stats
SeasonTeamGamesReceivingRushingFumbles
GGSRecYdsAvgLongTDAttYdsAvgLngTDFUMLost
TOTAL 28 477 17 54 3 1 9 9 9 0 0 0
2017 DET 11 5 28 477 17 54T 3 1 9 9 9 0 -- --
Recent Games
WKOppResultReceivingRushingFumbles
RecYdsAvgLngTDAttYdsAvgLngTDFUMLost
1 ARI W 35-23 4 69 17.3 45 2 -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2 @NYG W 24-10 1 8 8 8 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- --
3 ATL L 26-30 2 25 12.5 13 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- --
4 @MIN W 14-7 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
5 CAR L 24-27 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
6 @NO L 38-52 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
8 PIT L 15-20 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
9 @GB W 30-17 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
10 CLE W 38-24 2 64 32 50 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- --
11 @CHI W 27-24 2 52 26 40 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- --
12 MIN L 23-30 2 61 30.5 41 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- --
13 @BAL L 20-44 2 44 22 31 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- --
14 @TB W 24-21 3 17 5.7 7 0 1 9 9 9 0 -- --
15 CHI W 20-10 4 29 7.3 14 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- --
16 @CIN L 17-26 4 28 7 14 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- --
17 GB W 35-11 2 80 40 54 1 -- -- -- -- -- -- --

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Biography

Joins the Lions receiver corps as a big target after being selected in the third round (96th overall) of the 2017 NFL Draft.

TRANSACTIONS

  • Drafted by the Detroit Lions in the third round (96th overall) of the 2017 NFL Draft.

PRO

Joins the Lions receiver corps as a big target after being selected in the third round (96th overall) of the 2017 NFL Draft.

COLLEGE

Began his college career at North Dakota where he caught 99 passes for 1,313 yards and nine touchdowns before transferring to Northern Illinois for his final two seasons. Finished his career at Northern Illinois ranked sixth all-time in catches (160), fifth in receiving yards (2,285) and tied for eighth (18) in touchdown catches.

  • During his time at NIU he recorded at least 100 yards receiving in seven games and totaled 90 or more receiving yards in 12 games.

2016: Named to the First Team All-MAC after leading the Huskies in receiving with 1,156 yards on 87 receptions. Became the first player in school history to record back-to-back 1,000-yard seasons.

  • Posted at least four receptions in every game and had 10 more receptions in three games.

2015: Played in all 14 games with 13 starts and finished with the most receiving yards in a single season by any NIU football player since 2000.

  • Led the Huskies with 1,129 receiving yards, 73 receptions and 10 touchdowns.
  • Second Team All-MAC selection and placed on the Biletnikoff Award Watch list, given to the best receiver in college football.
  • Recorded career highs with nine catches and 213 receiving yards in his first game as a NIU Huskie in the season opener against UNLV. Earned a MAC West Offensive Player of the Week award with his performance.

2014: Redshirted following his transfer from North Dakota to NIU.

PERSONAL

Son of Kenneth Golladay and Stacy Wright. Attended St. Rita High School (Chicago, Ill.).

  • Earned First Team Blue Division All-Catholic League honors as a high school senior.
  • Caught 44 passes for 640 receiving yards and nine touchdowns in 2011.
  • Named to Honorable Mention All-Big Sky Conference following his sophomore season at North Dakota.

Recent Articles

Recent Videos

  • Golladay on his rookie season

    Posted Dec 31, 2017

    WR Kenny Golladay talks about how he's ready to focus on the little details to improve his game this offseason and reflects on his first season in the NFL.

  • Golladay on NIU playing at Ford Field

    Posted Dec 6, 2017

    WR Kenny Golladay talks about his relationship with Northern Illinois head coach Rod Carey and about his alma mater playing in the Quick Lane Bowl at Ford Field.

  • Golladay on bouncing back from slow start

    Posted Nov 19, 2017

    WR Kenny Golladay talks about what the team did to bounce back from a slow start and about the confidence the team had in Prater when he lined up for the game-winning field goal.

  • Gollday on making big plays

    Posted Nov 12, 2017

    WR Kenny Golladay talks about returning to game action and about making big plays whenever he had the opportunitiy.

  • Golladay on his first Monday Night Football game

    Posted Sep 11, 2017

    WR Kenny Golladay talks about how exciting it will be to play in his first Monday Night Football game with everybody watching, but his main focus is to win.

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