Austin Seferian-Jenkins   #88 TE

Height: 6-5   Weight: 262   Age: 25

Born: 9/29/1992 Fox Island , WA

College: Washington

Experience: 5th season

High School: Gig Harbor HS [WA]

REC

6

YDS

48

AVG

8.0

TDS

1

Draft 2014

Pick No.38

Selected By: Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Round: 2

Pick (Overall): 6 (38)

Pick Analysis: Highly recruited out of Washington, where he also played basketball in high school. As a true freshman in 2011, started 10 of 13 games and caught 41 balls for 538 yards (13.1-yard average) and six touchdowns. Started all 13 games in 2012 and hauled in 69 passes for 852 yards (12.4) and seven TDs. Was arrested in March 2013 for DUI following a late-night car accident (blood-alcohol level was 0.18); pleaded guilty, paid a $695 fine and was sentenced to 364 days in jail, 363 of which were suspended. Also was suspended for the season opener against Boise State. Broke his right pinkie finger during fall camp and had surgery to insert a pin in the finger. On the season, started all 12 games played and won the Mackey Award -- had 36 catches for 450 yards (12.5) and eight TDs while establishing UW career records for most receptions (146), receiving yards (1,840) and touchdown catches (21) by a tight end. Also played 17 games for the Huskies basketball team as a freshman. Combine examination revealed a stress fracture in his right foot, which required surgery and precluded him from working out. Missed his April 2 pro day because he was still recovering.

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  1. Buccaneers select Austin Seferian-Jenkins with No. 38 pick

    Published: May 9, 2014 at 07:56 p.m.

    The Tampa Bay Buccaneers select Washington tight end Austin Seferian-Jenkins with the No. 38 overall pick as announced by Hall-of-Famer Derrick Brooks.

  2. 2014 Draft profile: TE Austin Seferian-Jenkins, Washington

    Published: April 12, 2014 at 07:57 p.m.

    Watch some of the best career highlights from Washington tight end Austin Seferian-Jenkins as he prepares for the 2014 NFL Draft.

  3. NFL Comparisons: Austin Seferian-Jenkins

    Published: Feb. 27, 2014 at 05:43 p.m.

    NFL Media Analyst Bucky Brooks gives an in-depth pro comparison for University of Washington tight end Austin Seferian-Jenkins.

  4. Breaking down Austin Seferian-Jenkins

    Published: Feb. 17, 2014 at 08:17 p.m.

    NFL Media's Daniel Jeremiah evaluates Washington tight end Austin Seferian-Jenkins.

  5. Seferian-Jenkins: I wasn't cleared medically

    Published: Feb. 22, 2014 at 03:24 p.m.

    Tight end prospect Austin Seferian-Jenkins explains why he had to sit out Saturday's combine drills and where he sees himself ultimately fitting into this year's draft class.

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