Talented senior with a big, athletic body who is a former basketball standout with outstanding leverage and good feet. His blocking was instrumental in improving a running attack which produced 171.4 yards a game last season. Enters his final fall atop the depth chart looking to become more involved in the passing game.
Academically ineligible for the team's bowl game. Talented junior stepped into a much larger role, with 10 starts to his credit...a former basketball standout with outstanding leverage and good feet, his blocking was instrumental in improving a running attack which prouced 171.4 yards a game...came into the season with 12 total receptions his first two years and emerged as an offensive threat...Reliford set new single-season and career highs with 17 receptions for 198 yards, both of which ranked sixth on the team...his lone touchdown grab came against Boston College on a 10-yard pass from Christian Ponder.
Started final five games of the regular season following the season-ending injury to senior Caz Piurowski...appeared in all 13 games and finished the season with 11 receptions for 101 yards and two touchdowns...had the game-winning touchdown reception on an 18-yard pass from Christian Ponder with 6:20 remaining in the fourth quarter at North Carolina...first career touchdown reception was an 11-yard pass from Ponder in the first quarter against Georgia Tech...had at least one reception in seven of the final eight games of the season.
Saw action in four games as a true freshman...his lone reception was an 8-yard grab against Western Carolina in his collegiate debut.
Had 500 receiving yards and 10 touchdowns during his senior year at Dillard High School...did not play football until his junior year of high school, but distinguished himself on the basketball court, where he was the MVP of the 5A state championship game after scoring 21 points and grabbing nine rebounds as a senior...earned second team 5A All-State honors after averaging 16 points and 10 rebounds for Dillard...big, athletic body who fits the mold Jimbo Fisher is looking for as he rebuilds the Seminoles...selected FSU over Miami, Alabama, Auburn, Virginia, Georgia Tech, Ole Miss and LSU.
Reliford's first name is Xiangdre...born November 5, 1989.