- Wide Receiver
- 6' 1
- 200 lbs.
- High School/Other
- Martin Luther King (Ga.)
- Mississauga, Ontario, Canada
Updated: December 15, 2014
2014-15: Has played in six games, making three starts … Logged 202 plays at receiver … Was limited by injury, but saw action on 16 plays at receiver, catching a 12-yard pass in the opener against William & Mary … Caught two passes for 14 yards in the win at Ohio State … Caught two passes for 14 yards against East Carolina … Took a personal leave following the ECU game … Returned to action against Miami … Caught a 15-yard pass against Boston College … Caught a 14-yard pass in the win at Duke.
2013-14: An honorable mention freshman All-American by College Football News … Played in all 13 games, making 11 starts … Was in on 707 plays at receiver and one on special teams … Caught 40 passes for 640 yards and a touchdown … Both are Tech freshman records … Made first career start against Alabama, catching a 16-yard pass … Caught four passes for 46 yards against Western Carolina … Grabbed three pass for 26 yards at East Carolina … Caught four passes for 43 yards in the triple overtime win over Marshall … Had a pair of receptions to total 32 yards at Georgia Tech … Caught three passes for 59 yards in the win over North Carolina … Finished the Pittsburgh game with 35 yards on two catches … Caught two passes for 27 yards against Duke … Logged his first 100-plus yard game with 1717 yards on six receptions at Boston College … Made it back-to-back 100-plus yard games, catching seven passes for 107 yards in the win at Miami … Named ACC co-Receiver of the Week for his play at Miami … Caught two passes for 29 yards against Maryland … Caught a 15-yard pass in the win over Virginia … Recorded three catches in the Sun Bowl against UCLA for 34 yards … Earned the George Preas Award as the most valuable performer of spring practice for the offense.
2012-13: Caught one pass for 6 yards while in on 11 offensive plays in collegiate debut against Austin Peay … Suffered a knee injury and missed the rest of the season … Was granted a medical hardship waiver … Recorded a 260-pound bench press, a 340-pound front squat and a 220-pound push jerk in fall scout team testing … Caught seven passes for 106 yards during three spring scrimmages … Had a 57-yard reception in the spring game and finished with three catches for 86 yards.
High School: As a senior, caught 56 passes for 1,018 yards for Coach Michael Carson at Martin Luther King High … Had 12 touchdowns, 11 receiving and one on a return … A first-team Group 2AAAAA all-region selection … Played his senior year at Martin Luther King High after transferring from Duluth High … Ranked as the No. 52 wide receiver in the country, the No. 173 player in his region and the No. 39 player in the state by ESPN Recruiting Nation … Ranked as the No. 193 wide receiver in the country by Scout … Ranked as the No. 280 wide receiver in the country and the No. 138 player in his state by 247Sports.
Personal: Joshua G. Stanford … Born 7/25/94 in Toronto, Ontario … Son of Michael and June Stanford … Has an older brother … Family still lives in Toronto … Majoring in human development with a concentration in professional helping skills.