Rashard Higgins   #81 WR

Height: 6-1   Weight: 198   Age: 24

Born: 10/7/1994 Dallas , TX

College: Colorado State

Experience: 3rd season

High School: Mesquite HS [TX]

REC

20

YDS

291

AVG

14.5

TDS

2

Draft 2016

Pick No.172

Selected By: Cleveland Browns

Round: 5

Pick (Overall): 35 (172)

Pick Analysis: A bit overshadowed playing in Fort Collins, Higgins was simply one of the most productive players in college football the past two seasons. The school's all-time leader in receptions (239), receiving yards (3,649) and receiving touchdowns (31). He actually had his worst season in 2015 with a new offense and a new quarterback (75-1,062, 8 TD) but was still a first team All-Mountain West selection. His 2014 season was phenomenal, garnering consensus All-American and first team all-conference honors with 96 catches (10th in the FBS) for a nation-leading 1,750 yards and 17 touchdowns. The Biletnikoff Award finalist's 17 touchdowns averaged 35 yards each. The honorable mention all-Texas pick became an immediate starter for the Rams in 2013, leading the team with 68 catches for 837 yards and six touchdowns.

Video

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  1. 2016 Combine workout: Rashard Higgins

    Published: March 11, 2016 at 05:08 p.m.

    Watch Colorado State WR Rashard Higgins work out at the 2016 NFL Scouting Combine.

  2. Combine Confessional: Rashard Higgins

    Published: Feb. 26, 2016 at 10:12 a.m.

    Former Colorado State wide receiver Rashard Higgins has some swagger and backs it up with his route running. He's a leader on the field, you know, when he's not watching "The First 48."

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