2018 NFL Draft

Jamal Miles, WR

School: Arizona State  |  Conference: PAC12
College Experience: Senior  |  Hometown: Peoria, AZ
Height/Weight: 5-9 / 188 lbs.
Projected Ranking
OverallPositionProj. Rnd.
Career Notes
Played in 43 games and made his mark as the most prolific special teams returner in school history...his 1,866 kick return yards are the most in ASU history...had 80 career kick returns for an average of 23.2 yards per return and 43.4 kick return yards per game...a four-year letterman...finished with four career return touchdowns, 10 receiving touchdowns, two rushing touchdowns and passed for a touchdown...brought three kicks back for a touchdown, including a long of 99 yards, but also had a 98-yard return as well...returned a punt 78 yards for a touchdown in 2011, his only punt return for touchdown at ASU in 69 attempts and his longest career punt return...caught 128 career receptions for 995 yards and 10 touchdowns, including six in 2011...saw his receiving yards increase every single year...had a career-long reception of 41 yards and averaged 23.1 career receiving yards per game...also was a ball carrier at times, rushing for 380 total yards on 74 attempts, eclipsing a five-yard average as he gained 5.1 yards per carry...his longest rush was 51 yards, coming in 2011...selected All-Pac-10 honorable mention in 2010 and was a second team All-Pac 12 selection as a return specialist in 2011.
2012 Season
Biggest role came on special teams as he shifted to primarily wide receiver under the new coaching staff...played in 12 games on the season...had 16 kick returns for 349 yards, averaging 21.8 yards per return...also returned 26 punts for a combined 230 yards, averaging 8.8 yards per return...did not score a special teams touchdown for the first time since his freshman season in 2009...longest kickoff return of the year was 41 yards and longest punt return of the year was 37 yards...caught 37 passes for a total of 373 yards, giving him average of 10.1 yards per reception, the highest of his career...had a career-long reception of 41 yards...rushed the ball 15 times for 67 yards, gaining 4.5 yards per carry with a season-long run of 12 yards.
2011 Season
Was a second team All-Pac-12 selection as a return specialist...totaled 788 kickoff return yards...second highest single-season total to the 879 yards that Rudy Burgess gained in 2007...caught 60 passes for 361 yards...ran for 237 yards....accounted for 10 touchdowns in 2011: six by reception, two by kick return, one by punt return and one passing....only player in the nation to have scored a touchdown on a reception, kickoff return and punt return as well as throw a TD pass...touchdown pass was the first of his career on his second career pass attempt...had six catches for 50 yards and two TD's in blackout upset of #19 Mizzu...set a new career-high with his nine receptions for 55 yards and a touchdown against #23 USC...returned a punt 78-yards for a score in win against Oregon State...was the first punt returned for a touchdown by a Sun Devil since 2005...span of68 games...also had a eight catches for a career-high 62 yards...had a career high 68 yards rushing including a career long 51 yard dash vs Oregon...had season long 25 yard reception along with two other catches in homecoming win vs Colorado...had nine catches for 54 yards in gave vs. Arizona.
2010 Season
Selected All Pac-10 Honorable Mention for the 2010 college football season by the Pac-10 head football coaches...played in all 12 games this season...started seven games including a string of five straight beginning Oct. 30 vs Washington State...lead team in punt returns with 248 yards...tacked on 118 yards on kickoff returns...had career long 33 yard catch in win vs Portland State...returned a kickoff 99 yards for a touchdown in Arizona State's come-from-behind 55-34 win over UCLA...became the third different Sun Devil player who has returned a kickoff for a touchdown in 2010...three kickoff returns for touchdowns set an ASU school record, and tied a Pac-10 record, for the most in a single season....also returned four punts for 16 yards and caught three passes for 20 yards vs Bruins...had two catches for 20 yards in Sun Devil overtime win vs rival Arizona...earned Hard Hat player recognition for his work in ASU's offseason strength and conditioning program.
2009 Season
Played in seven games his freshman season and made his first career start Nov. 21 against UCLA...finished the season third on the team with 682 total yards, including 13 rushing yards, 58 receiving yards and 611 kick-return yards...his 97.4 yards per game was second on the team behind senior Kyle Williams...collected a team-high 162 all-purpose yards Oct. 24 vs. Stanford...recorded a pair of catches for 34 yards, including a 17-yarder, in his first career game...had six catches and three carries on the season...gained 140 yards on seven kick returns Oct. 24 against Stanford...returned three kicks for 77 yards, including one for 44 yards, Nov. 7 vs. USC.
High School
A 2009 graduate of Peoria (Ariz.) High School...lightning quick and shifty running back...one of the most accomplished backs in the state of Arizona...attended the same high school as former Sun Devil running back Keegan Herring and also current ASU wide receiver T.J. Simpson...starred on offense, defense and special teams for Peoria...regarded as a four-star prospect by Rivals.com...also rated by Rivals.com as the No. 27 running back in the nation, the top running back in the state of Arizona and the state's No. 6 overall prospect...rated as the No. 98 running back in the country by Scout.com...earned First-Team All-4A honors in 2008 by the Arizona Republic... played in the 2009 Offense-Defense All-American Bowl in Myrtle Beach, S.C., along with fellow Sun Devil teammate William Sutton...was named to the Friday Night Heroes list by Phoenix Metro Football Magazine...totaled 2,168 rushing yards on 231 carries (9.4 avg.) with 29 rushing touchdowns...led the state of Arizona with an average of 197.1 rushing yards per game...ranked fourth in the state in total rushing yards and fifth in rushing touchdowns...also caught three passes for 29 yards..averaged 34.5 yards on punt returns...registered 18 total tackles (seven solo) and one interception...surpassed 100 rushing yards in 10 of 11 games on the year and ran for over 200 yards six times...notched a season-high 266 yards on 20 carries against with four touchdowns against Sunnyslope on Nov. 14, 2008...carried a season-high 31 times for 222 yards and three touchdowns against Lake Havasu on Nov. 7, 2008...scored six rushing touchdowns and totaled 242 rushing yards on 20 carries against Agua Fria on Oct. 31, 2008...carried 27 times for 260 yards and one touchdown against rival Cactus on Oct. 3, 2008...registered 261 rushing yards on 24 carries with two rushing touchdowns versus Millennium on Oct. 17, 2008...tallied a season-high eight tackles (four solo) against Thunderbird on Sept. 5, 2008...carried 217 times for 1,679 yards (7.7 avg.) and 38 touchdowns as a junior...averaged 33.2 yards on kickoff returns...collected 21 total tackles (nine solo) and an interception on defense...surpassed 100 rushing yards in eight of 13 games on the year and rushed for over 200 yards twice...scored a touchdown in all but one game...registered a season-high 233 yards on 18 carries with three touchdowns against Marana on Sept. 14, 2007...rushed 20 times for 230 yards and three scores against Paradise Valley on Oct. 19, 2007...scored five rushing touchdowns on three occasions and four rushing touchdowns once...posted a season-high five total tackles (three solo) against Lake Havasu on Nov. 2, 2007...led Peoria with 1,122 rushing yards on 117 carries (9.6 avg.) with 16 touchdowns as a sophomore in 2006...was a teammate of fellow Sun Devil T.J. Simpson that year...averaged 22.4 yards on kickoff returns...recorded eight total tackles (five solo)...rushed for over 100 yards in six of 13 games on the year...scored three rushing touchdowns in two games and scored two rushing touchdowns on four occasions...ran for a season-high 196 yards on 14 carries with three touchdowns against Tolleson on Oct. 27, 2006...carried a season-high 16 times for 155 yards and two scores against Westview on Sept. 21, 2006...registered a season-high four total tackles (three solo) against Centennial on Nov. 24, 2006...chose ASU over Arizona, Colorado State and Utah...verbally committed to the Sun Devils on Dec. 13, 2008...coached by Doug Clapp at Peoria High School.
A BIS major focusing on Sociology and Education.