Bruce Ellington   #12 WR

Height: 5-9   Weight: 200   Age: 27

Born: 8/22/1991 Moncks Corner , SC

College: South Carolina

Experience: 5th season

High School: Berkeley HS [Moncks Corner, SC]

REC

8

YDS

92

AVG

11.5

TDS

1

Draft 2014

Pick No.106

Selected By: San Francisco 49ers

Round: 4

Pick (Overall): 6 (106)

Pick Analysis: His cousin Andre Ellington starred as a running back for Clemson and plays for the Arizona Cardinals. South Carolina native was a highly recruited two-sport star who won a state championship as a quarterback and lettered four times in basketball. Did not play football in 2010. Played all 13 games in 2011, starting two, and caught 17 balls for 211 yards (12.4-yard average) and a touchdown with 20 kickoff returns for 463 yards (23.1). Started all 13 games in 2012, producing 40 catches for 600 yards (15.0) and seven touchdowns and returning 18 kickoffs for 406 yards (22.6). Started 11 of 13 games in 2013, when he led Gamecocks receivers with 49 catches for 775 yards (15.8) and eight touchdowns. Added five kickoff returns for 108 yards (21.6) and three punt returns for 16 yards (5.3). For his career, carried 25 times for 148 yards (5.9) and one touchdown. Also was the starting point guard on the basketball team for three seasons. Graduated.

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  1. 49ers select Bruce Ellington with No. 106 pick

    Published: May 10, 2014 at 02:55 p.m.

    The San Francisco 49ers select South Carolina wide receiver Bruce Ellington with the No. 106 overall pick in the 2014 NFL Draft.

  2. 2014 Draft Profile: WR Bruce Ellington, South Carolina

    Published: April 11, 2014 at 11:35 p.m.

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