2015 NFL DRAFT

T.J. Graham, WR

School: North Carolina State  |  Conference: ACC
College Experience: Senior  |  Hometown: Raleigh, NC
Height/Weight: 5-11 / 188 lbs.
Projected Ranking
OverallPositionProj. Rnd.
257347-FA
2011 Season
Earned first-team All-ACC honors as a specialist... Has tallied 3,090 yards in career kickoff returns, the best mark in school history and a new ACC record... Averaging 146 all-purpose yards per game for the season, the third-best mark in the ACC. He was leading the nation at one point this season (now ranks 19th)... Averaging 17.9 yards per play... Has 5,044 all-purpose yards for his career, the second-best mark in school history (eighth in ACC history) and the most for a Pack player in 33 years (Ted Brown)... Has 1,752 all-purpose yards in 2011, the third-best single-season mark in school history... Set a school record with 336 all-purpose yards at Cincinnati... Named to the Biletnikoff Watch List... Leads the team in receptions (39), receiving yards (641), and receiving touchdowns (5)... Tallied 100+ yard receiving games in three consecutive outings - first Pack receiver to do that since Jerricho Cotchery closed out the 2003 season with five straight... Has posted two of the top six single-game punt return totals in school history. Had three for 88 yards and a touchdown in the season opener... Had seven receptions for 176 yards at Cincinnati, the 10th-best receiving yards game in school history. His 160 yards of kickoff returns in that game tied for sixth in school history. .. Had an 87-yard reception at Cincinnati, the fifth-longest catch in school history... 82-yard punt return vs. Liberty was the 11th-longest in school history.
2010 Season
Has tallied 2,167 yards in career kickoff returns, the best mark in school history and fifth-best in ACC history ... Set that school mark with 100 yards on five returns in the win over North Carolina ... Had perhaps the biggest play in that Wolfpack win, returning a kick 87 yards for a touchdown to give NC State its first lead of the game ... That tied as the third-longest punt return in school history ... Named the ACC Specialist of the Week for the UNC game ... Has 3,299 all-purpose yards for his career, the 13th-best mark in school history ... Pulled down a career-high six catches for a career-high 96 yards and a career-best two touchdowns against Western Carolina ... Had six receptions of 20+ yards in 2010 ... Competed with the NC State track squads during the spring, he qualified for the NCAA Indoor Championships in two sprint events, earning second-team All-America honors.
2009 Season
Had his season cut short when he suffered a stress fracture in his leg at Boston College ... Started three of the seven games in which he saw action ... Scored his first career receiving touchdown in the win over Gardner-Webb ... Had seven kickoff returns for 202 yards, including a 93-yard touchdown, versus Duke ... That yardage total was a single-game record for a Wolfpack player ... Despite missing five whole games, his 574 KOR yards ranked as the eighth-best mark in school history.
2008 Season
An honorable mention All-ACC performer as a kick returner ... Ranked fifth in the ACC (29th nationally) in kick return average with a 25.1 mark ... Ranked sixth in the ACC in all-purpose yards with 108.1 yards per game - he tallied 1,405 yards for the season ... That single-season mark ranked eighth in school ... His 1,028 yards in kickoff returns is the school record for a single season ... Tallied 22 returns for 628 yards in the first six games of the season, 19 for 400 in the last seven games ... Opponents scored less (so fewer kickoff returns) and kicked away from Graham in those seven contests ... Named to Phil Steele's mid-season All-ACC first-team as a kickoff returner ... Returned a kickoff 100 yards for a touchdown against Boston College, the longest in school history ... Posted 160 yards in total kickoff returns against Boston College, the fifth-best mark in school history ... His 163 yards against South Florida ranks third ... A 2009 preseason second-team All-ACC choice at returner by Athlon Sports and a third-team choice by Phil Steele's College Football Preview.
High School
Local standout who played for Wakefield HS coach Chip Williams ... Caught seven passes for 100 yards and two touchdowns his senior season and had two kickoff returns for 109 yards ... Finished third nationally in the 100-meter dash at the Nike Nationals in 2007 ... 2008 4-A state champion in the 100 and 200 meters, posting times of 10.44 and 20.82 respectively ... Majoring in parks, recreation and tourism management.
 
Latest News
04/30/2012 - A closer look at the Bills' picks: Round 3/69 - T.J. Graham, WR, 6-0, 180, North Carolina State...The Bills liked Graham so much they gave a seventh-round pick to Washington to move up two spots but this may have been a reach this high. Track star does fill need for deep speed and he's ACC's career kickoff return leader. - The Sports Xchange

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