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Johnnie Lee Higgins, Jr.
21  Johnnie Lee Higgins, Jr.

Hometown:
Sweeny, Texas

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 180

Position:
Wide Receiver

Years Played:
2003-06

Capped a spectacular career in 2006 by making two All-America teams (AFCA, Associated Press) ... ranked second nationally in receiving as a senior, averaging 109.9 yards per game ... also chosen the Conference USA Special Teams Player of the Year by setting a league record for punt-return average (23.4) ... established school records for receiving yards (3,218) and touchdown catches (32) ... chosen by Oakland in the third round of the 2007 NFL Draft, and is currently with Philadelphia.