2015 NFL DRAFT

C.J. Wilson, CB

School: North Carolina State  |  Conference: ACC
College Experience: Senior  |  Hometown: Lincolnton, NC
Height/Weight: 5-11 / 193 lbs.
Projected Ranking
OverallPositionProj. Rnd.
52457-
2012 Season
Veteran cornerback who had one of the best games of his career at UNC ... Picked off a pass in the endzone and later stripped the ball from a receiver at the 10 yardline and returned it 14 yards ... That was the first INT of his career that was not returned for a score ... Missed the first four games of the season due to an NCAA suspension... Returned three career interceptions for touchdowns ... That mark ties a school record ... Graduated in December of 2011 with a degree in sport management after just three-and-a-half years.
2011 Season
Starter at the boundary corner in 10 games, he was in for 615 snaps for the season ... Put an exclamation point on the Pack's comeback win over Maryland when he picked off a pass and returned it 59 yards for a touchdown in the last minute Had three career interception returns for touchdown - a mark which ties a school record ... Tallied a season-high six tackles in the season opener with Liberty, five were solo stops.
2010 Season
Played at the field corner spot ... First Wolfpack player since 1966 to return two interceptions for scores in the same season ... Pulled down his first career pick in the win at Central Florida, he returned it 43 yards for a score ... Ran one back 28 yards for a touchdown in the win over Boston College ... Started all 13 games, he was in for 794 snaps, the highest-highest tally on the defensive side of the ball ... Made a season-high seven tackles in the win over Florida State ... Also broke up two passes in that contest.
2009 Season
Played in all 12 games, he started two games at boundary corner and two at the field corner spot ... In for a season-high 76 snaps at Virginia Tech, he caused a fumble in that contest ... Tallied seven tackles at Florida State.
2008 Season
Redshirted the season, he was named the defensive scout team player of the week for the FSU game.
High School
Played cornerback and running back for coach Scott Cloninger at Lincolnton HS ... Helped lead his team to victory in the 2A state championship this past season and earned MVP honors for his performance in the game ... Finished his career by breaking the Lincoln County record for career total yardage (5,919 yards), career rushing yards (3,941 yards) and career scoring (468 points) ... Recorded four interceptions, two fumble recoveries and broke up seven passes as a senior ... Earned the Charlotte Observer Gaston/Lincoln Defensive Player of the Year after his senior season ... Named Southern Piedmont Conference Player of the Year that season ... Selected to play in the Shrine Bowl.
 
LATEST NEWS
04/29/2013 - The Bears on Sunday agreed to terms with the following 10 undrafted free agents: North Carolina State cornerback C.J. Wilson...A four-year contributor at North Carolina State, Wilson tied a school career record by returning three interceptions for TDs. He graduated in December 2011 with a degree in sports management after just three-and-a-half years. - Larry Mayer, ChicagoBears.com

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