Darrius Shepherd

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Darrius Shepherd
No. 10 – Green Bay Packers
Position:Wide receiver
Personal information
Born: (1995-11-01) November 1, 1995 (age 24)
Blue Springs, Missouri
Height:5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)
Weight:186 lb (84 kg)
Career information
High school:Blue Springs High School
College:North Dakota State
Undrafted:2019
Career history
Roster status:Practice squad
Career highlights and awards
  • 3x FCS champion (2015, 2017–2018)
  • 2019 NCAA Division I Championship Game Most Outstanding Player
  • 2018 Phil Steele FCS All-America Second Team (PR)
  • 2018 STATS FCS All-America Third Team (PR)
  • 2018 All-MVFC First Team (WR)
  • 2018 All-MVFC First Team (RS)
  • 2015 MVFC All-Newcomer Team
  • 2016 MVFC Special Teams Player of the Week
  • 2019 National Football Foundation Hampshire Honor Society
  • 2018 MVFC All-Academic Second Team
  • 2018 MVFC President's Council Academic Award
  • 2015, 2016, 2017 MVFC Commissioner's Academic Excellence Award
  • 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 MVFC Honor Roll
Career NFL statistics as of Week 8, 2019
Receptions:1
Receiving yards:1
Receiving touchdowns:0
Player stats at NFL.com

Darrius Shepherd (born November 1, 1995) is an American football wide receiver for the Green Bay Packers of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at North Dakota State and was signed by the Packers as an undrafted free agent in 2019.

Professional career[edit]

On May 6, 2019, Shepherd was signed by the Green Bay Packers after being invited to rookie camp.[1] He recorded his first NFL catch, a 1-yard reception from Aaron Rodgers, during a Week 6 win over the Detroit Lions on October 14, 2019. He was waived on October 29 and re-signed to the practice squad.[2][3]

NFL career statistics[edit]

Regular season[edit]

Year Team Games Receiving Fumbles
GP GS Rec Yds Avg Lng TD FUM Lost
2019 GB 6 0 1 1 1.0 1 0 1 1
Total 6 0 1 1 1.0 1 0 1 1
Source: NFL.com

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Packers sign CB Chandon Sullivan and WR Darrius Shepherd". Packers.com. May 6, 2019.
  2. ^ "Packers sign CB Tremon Smith to active roster". Packers.com. October 29, 2019.
  3. ^ "Packers sign WR Darrius Shepherd & TE Evan Baylis to practice squad". Packers.com. October 31, 2019.

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