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Erik Highsmith - NFL Draft Profile

Team
Round
Selection
PositionWide Receiver
SchoolNorth Carolina
YearSR
Born11/20/1990
Height6-3
Weight190
High SchoolWest Craven (Vanceboro, North Carolina)
Caught a career-high 54 passes for 587 yards and five touchdowns in 2012...Racked up 726 yards on 51 receptions in 2011...Prototypical length and height to line up wide in the NFL...Strong hands...Creates separation with quick feet...Solid straight-line speed, but needs several strides to get going...Needs to improve as a run blocker.

2012 Season Stats
 Wk.Opp.Rec.YardsTDAvgResult
1vs. Elon344014.7W 62-0
2at Wake Forest571014.2L 28-27
3at Louisville662110.3L 39-34
4vs. East Carolina86608.2W 27-6
5vs. Idaho1010W 66-0
6vs. Virginia Tech42907.2W 48-34
7at Miami-Florida85707.1W 18-14
8at Duke466016.5L 33-30
9vs. NC State348016W 43-35
11vs. Georgia Tech468017L 68-50
12at Virginia64928.2W 37-13
13vs. Maryland227113.5W 45-38
Collegiate Career
 SeasonRec.YardsTDAvg
201254587510.9
201151726514.2
201025348313.9
200937425211.5

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