2015 NFL DRAFT

Cyrus Gray, RB

School: Texas A&M  |  Conference: BIG12
College Experience: Senior  |  Hometown: DeSoto, TX
Height/Weight: 5-10 / 206 lbs.
Projected Ranking
OverallPositionProj. Rnd.
113103-4
2011 Season
Earned All-Big 12 recognition for the third straight season as a senior ...earned second-team All-Big 12 honors after rushing for 1,045 yards on 198 carries with 12 touchdowns in 11 games of action (five starts) ... had a season-high 218 rushing yards on 30 carries against Kansas. It was the second 200-plus game of his career, and Gray is one of four Aggies with multiple 200-yard games to his credit ... also contributed 31 catches for 239 yards and three scores ... team leader in all-purpose yardage with 1,400 yards ... had five 100-yard plus rushing games: 132 vs. SMU , 101 vs. Idaho, 116 vs. Texas Tech, 125 vs. Iowa State and 218 vs. Texas.
2010 Season
Honorable-mention All-Big 12 pick started only seven of 13 games played, but led the team (and ranked six in the league) with 1,133 rushing yards ... also scored 12 times on 200 carries (5.7 ypa) and finished fourth on the team in receptions with 34, which went for 251 yards and a touchdown.
2009 Season
An honorable mention All-Big 12 selection by the league's head coaches ... started nine games in the backfield and appeared in all 13 ... A&M's second-leading rusher on the season (757 yards), led the team with three 100-yard games ... went for 107 on 14 carries against Baylor (11/21) ... took a kickoff back 99 yards for a score at Colorado (11/7) and was subsequently named Big 12 Special Teams Player of the Week ... posted second-straight 100-yard effort with 119 yards on 21 carries in win over Iowa State (10/31), while catching a TD pass ... registered first career 100-yard game in win at Texas Tech (10/24), rushing for 131 yards on 25 carries ... scored four TDs in the game (3 rush, 1 rec), doubling his career total ... ran for a then career-best 99 yards on 19 carries in 56-19 win over UAB (9/26).
2008 Season
Played primarily running back but also saw time as a slot receiver and took snaps at quarterback ... carried the ball 75 times for 363 yards (4.8 average per carry) ... also caught 10 passes for 60 yards ... set a Texas A&M record with 1,169 kickoff return yards, including a 98-yard return for a touchdown against Oklahoma ... had three kick returns of 60+ yards ... notched 100-plus all-purpose yards in nine of the Aggies' 12 games ... led the team and set a Texas A&M freshman record with 1,592 all-purpose yards including 294 against Oklahoma ... was named Big 12 Special Teams Player of the Week for his efforts against the Sooners ... earned second-team All Big 12 honors from the San Antonio Express-News.
High School
Coached by Dave Meadows at DeSoto High School ... garnered Honorable Mention 5A All-State quarterback honors as a senior (2007) from both The Associated Press and the Texas Sports Writer's Association ... as a junior (2006), he was named to the Texas Sports Writer's Association All-State Second Team as a kick returner and Third Team as a running back ... named to The Dallas Morning News first-team all-area team as a utility back ... member of Dave Campbell's Texas Football Super Team (2nd Team UTIL) ... as a senior, Gray rushed for 1,975 yards and 28 touchdowns ... during his award winning junior campaign ran for 1,482 yards and 31 touchdowns while also hauling in 38 passes for 436 yards and two more scores ... accounted for 67 total touchdowns during his junior and senior campaigns ... best game of his prep career came against Abilene in the third round of the playoffs when he ran for 256 yards and five touchdowns.
Personal
Cyrus Danall Gray is the son of Charles and Sharonia Gray ... born November 18, 1989.
 
 
Latest News
04/30/2012 - A closer look at the Chiefs picks: Round 6/182 - Cyrus Gray, RB, 5-10, 198, Texas A&M...Gray put up back-to-back 1,000-yard seasons with the Aggies and brings a jack of all trades history and mentality to the Chiefs backfield. His ability to run, catch, back, return and cover in the kicking game will increase his roster chances. - The Sports Xchange

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