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Jarvis Landry
Wide Receiver
BORN 11/28/1992
COLLEGE Louisiana State
NFL Third Season
DOLPHINS Third Season



CAREER TRANSACTIONS: Originally a second-round draft selection (63rd overall) of the Dolphins in the 2014 NFL draft.

2015 (Dolphins): Played in all 16 games with 14 starts … Recorded 110 receptions for 1,157 yards (10.5 avg.) with four touchdowns … Added 18 rushes for 113 yards (6.3 avg.) with one touchdown … Returned 36 punts with 16 fair catches for 356 yards (9.9 avg.) with one touchdown and a long of 69 yards … Added 13 kickoff returns for 321 yards (24.7 avg.) with a long of 50 yards … Ranked No. 4 in the NFL in receptions and No. 5 in yards after catch (583) … His punt return yards were fourth-best in the league …

GAME HIGHLIGHTS: Started at wide receiver and led the team in catches with eight for 53 yards (6.6 avg.) in a win at Washington (9/13) … Named AFC Special Teams Player of the Week after returning a punt for 69 yards and the go-ahead touchdown … First Dolphins punt return for a touchdown since 2012 (Marcus Thigpen at Houston) … Marked the third punt return for a touchdown in a Dolphins season opener (Marcus Thigpen at Houston in 2012 and Tom Vigorito at N.Y. Jets in 1982) … Totaled eight receptions for 110 yards (13.8 avg.) and one rush for 6 yards at Jacksonville (9/20) … Topped the 100-catch mark in his 18th-career game, becoming the fastest player in Dolphins history to reach 100 career receptions (previous record was 26 games by Davone Bess and Troy Stradford) … Caught eight passes for 67 yards (8.4 avg.) vs. Buffalo (9/27) … Set a franchise record with 24 receptions through the first three games of the season … Reeled in three passes for 42 yards (14.0 avg.) and rushed twice for 24 yards (12.0 avg.) and one touchdown in a start at Tennessee (10/18) … Scored the first rushing touchdown of his NFL career on a 22-yard run in the first quarter … Became the first Dolphins wide receiver to score a rushing touchdown since Brian Hartline scored on a 16-yard run against Pittsburgh in 2010 … Registered five receptions for 83 yards (16.6 avg.) and two touchdowns in start vs. Houston (10/25) … His 50-yard touchdown reception was his longest reception of the season … Set season highs in both receptions and yards with 13 catches for 165 yards (12.7 avg.) and one touchdown at N.Y. Jets (11/29) … His third reception of the game was his 150th career reception in just his 27th career game … Became the fastest player to top 150 receptions in Dolphins history … Caught 11 passes for 99 yards (9.0 avg.) vs. N.Y. Giants (12/14) … Totaled eight receptions for 54 yards (6.8 avg.) at San Diego (12/20) … During the game, he set a new Dolphins single-season record for receptions as he passed O.J. McDuffie, who caught 90 passes in 1998 … Recorded seven receptions for 111 yards (15.9 avg.) in a start vs. Indianapolis (12/27) … With his 15-yard reception in the fourth quarter, he recorded his 100th catch of the year and he became the first player in team history to record 100-plus receptions in a season … Finished the game sitting at 1,085 receiving yards for the season, becoming the eighth receiver (19th time overall) in team history to surpass 1,000 yards … Finished the season with 110 receptions, which set a team record for most receptions in a season … With 84 receptions in 2014 and 110 receptions in 2015, he has 194 receptions in his first two NFL seasons, which is the most in NFL history … His total of 1,947 combined yards ranked No. 5 in club annals …

PRO BOWL: Named to his first-career Pro Bowl … Became the eighth wide receiver in team history to be selected to the Pro Bowl and first since Brandon Marshall in 2011 … Joined Mark Duper (1983) and Mark Clayton (1984) as the only wide receivers in team history to earn a spot on the Pro Bowl roster following his second NFL season …

PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Named AFC Special Teams Player of the Week after returning punt for 69 yards for the go-ahead touchdown in the season-opening win at Washington (9/13) … It was the second time in Landry’s career he’s been recognized for his special teams work as he was named AFC Special Teams Player of the Month for October 2014 … It marked the first time a Dolphins player had been named AFC Special Teams Player of the Week since Week 8 of the 2012 season when Olivier Vernon was recognized for a performance against the N.Y. Jets … The last Dolphins returner to win AFC Special Teams Player of the Week honors was Ted Ginn Jr., who won the award in 2009 after returning two kickoffs for a touchdown in a victory at the N.Y. Jets …

NFL TOP 100 PLAYERS: Landry was ranked as the No. 98 player on the NFL Network’s list of the Top 100 for 2016, an annual list which is based on a poll of players around the NFL …

HONORS: Named co-winner of the Dan Marino Most Valuable Player award along with S Reshad Jones … It marked only the fifth time in team history a wide receiver has won the MVP award, as Landry joined Paul Warfield (1970), O.J. McDuffie (1997-98), and Chris Chambers (2005) …


Three-year letterman (2011-13) and one-year starter at Louisiana State … Played in 40 career games with 12 starts … Finished with career totals of 137 receptions for 1,809 yards (13.2 average) and 15 touchdowns … Added 87 yards on five kickoff returns and 38 yards on three punt returns … Registered 21 tackles (ten solo) and a pair of fumble recoveries on special teams … Played in 13 games with 10 starts as a junior in 2013 … Named second-team All- Southeastern Conference as a junior in 2013 … Named the recipient of the 2013 Charles McClendon Award, which goes to the school’s most valuable player … Served as team captain … Recorded 77 receptions for 1,193 yards (15.5 avg.) with 10 touchdowns … Had five 100- yard games … Led the team while ranking No. 3 in the league and No. 18 in the nation in yards receiving … Paced the Tigers with 77 catches, the third-best season total in school history … His 10 touchdowns, ranked No. 3 in the SEC and No. 22 in the nation … Played in 13 games with one start as a sophomore in 2012 … Led team with 56 receptions for 573 yards (10.2 avg.) and five touchdowns … Posted a team-high nine special team tackles and also recovered a pair of fumbles … Added 76 yards on four kickoff returns and 7 yards on a punt return … Played in 14 games with one start as a freshman in 2011 … Recorded four receptions for 43 yards (10.8 avg.) … Returned a punt 31 yards, had an 11-yard kickoff return and led the special teams units with 11 tackles (five solo) … Majored in sports administration.


Attended Lutcher (La.) High School … Ranked as the nation’s top wide receiver by and the fourth-best receiver by and as a senior … Named team’s most valuable player in the 2011 Under Armour All-America Game after catching eight passes for 70 yards and a touchdown … Registered 51 catches for 716 yards and 11 TDs as a senior … Recorded 62 receptions for 1,158 yards (18.7 avg.) and 13 touchdowns as a junior … Brother, Gerard, played football at Southern University … Cousin of 49ers defensive tackle Glenn Dorsey, who starred at LSU (2004-07) … Hosted the inaugural “Jarvis Landry’s Hometown Giveback” at his alma mater, Lutcher High School, in Baton Rouge during the 2015 offseason … The camp was for 50 disadvantaged kids and supplied each participant with school supplies for the upcoming school year … Hosted a youth football camp at Archbishop McCarthy High School in Southwest Ranches, Fla. and invited a Make-A-Wish child to the camp … Full name is Jarvis Charles Landry, born Nov. 28, 1992 in Convent, La.

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