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    82 Willie Byrn
    • Position
    • Class
    • Height
    • Weight
    • High School/Other
    • Hometown
    • Wide Receiver
    • r-Senior
    • 5' 10"
    • 183 lbs.
    • First Colonial
    • Virginia Beach, Va.
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    Receiving
    SeasonGPGSNoYdsAvgLongTD
    20114011515.0150
    201260000.000
    20131375166012.9832
    Career2375267513.0832

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    Punt ReturnsKick Returns
    SeasonGPGSNo.YDSAvgTDLongNo.YDSAvgTDLong
    201140000.000000.000
    2012602147.0010000.000
    201313710373.70101-2-2.000
    Career23712514.30101-2-2.000

    Updated: June 4, 2014

    2013-14: Played in all 13 games, making seven starts … Was in on 560 plays, 525 coming at receiver and 35 on special teams … Caught a team-high 51 passes for a team-high 635 yards, scoring two touchdowns … His 51 receptions are tied for the fifth-most in a single season at Tech … Saw action on offense and special teams in the season opener against Alabama … Caught four passes for 58 yards against Western Carolina … Racked up 63 yards on seven catches at East Carolina … Scored his first career touchdown in his first start, finishing the day with two catches for 15 yards, against Marshall … Caught four passes for 44 yards at Georgia Tech … Connected with Logan Thomas on an 83-yard reception as part of a four-catch, 123-yard outing against North Carolina … Caught four passes for 46 yards against Pittsburgh … Brought in four passes for 26 yards against Duke … Hauled in five passes for 49 yards at Boston College … Notched the second 100-plus yard receiving game of his career with 105 yards on six catches at Miami … Scored a touchdown, finishing the Maryland game with six catches for 69 yards … Caught three passes for 37 yards at Virginia … Got the start in the Sun Bowl, catching two passes for 25 yards … Also returned punts in the game.

    2012-13: Played in six games … Was in on 20 total plays, 12 on offense and eight on special teams … Saw time on special teams against Austin Peay … Was in on eight offensive plays against Bowling Green … Was in on two offensive snaps against Duke … Saw action on special teams against Florida State … Returned a punt 4 yards against Rutgers in the Russell Athletic Bowl … Posted a 35-inch vertical jump in off-season workouts … Had an 18-yard reception during the last spring scrimmage … Contributed a 9-yard reception and a 5-yard punt return in the spring game.

    2011-12: Played in four games, totaling 18 offensive snaps … Saw first collegiate action at wide receiver at Marshall … Picked up two plays against BC on offense … Saw brief action on offense at Georgia Tech … Made first collegiate reception for 15 yards at Virginia.

    2010-11: Redshirted during the fall, while working as a flanker … His NFL shuttle time of 4.04 was the second-best among the receivers and fifth- best on the team … Caught three passes for 29 yards during the third scrimmage of spring practice … Returned a kickoff 19 yards during the Maroon-White game … Also ran a reverse in that game for a 9-yard gain.

    High School: Saw action as a free safety, running back and receiver for Coach Bill McIntyre at First Colonial … Also picked up some work as a return man and holder … Was named first-team All-Beach District as a punt returner … Was second-team All-Tidewater District as an athlete … Earned the All-Around Pure Football Player Award at a summer combine.

    Personal: William Spencer Byrn … Born 6/14/92 in Long Beach, CA … Son of Spencer and Kim Byrn … Graduated with a degree in communication with a concentration in multimedia journalism.

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