Huey Whittaker

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Huey Whittaker
No. 17     San Jose SaberCats
Wide receiver/Linebacker
Personal information
Date of birth: (1981-06-19) June 19, 1981 (age 33)
Place of birth: Spring Hill, Florida
Height: 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m) Weight: 215 lb (98 kg)
Career information
College: South Florida
Undrafted in 2004
Debuted in 2005 for the Frankfurt Galaxy
Career history
*Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Roster status: Active
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics as of 2010
Receptions --
Receiving yards --
Receiving TDs --
Stats at NFL.com
Career Arena football statistics as of 2013
Receptions 561
Receiving yards 6,483
Receiving TDs 143
Tackles 102
INTs 6
Stats at ArenaFan.com

Hubert Alton George "Huey" Whittaker (born June 19, 1981 in Spring Hill, Florida) is an American football wide receiver for the San Jose SaberCats of the Arena Football League. He was signed by the Pittsburgh Steelers as an undrafted free agent in 2004. He played college football at South Florida.

He has also been a member of the Jacksonville Jaguars, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Tampa Bay Storm, Utah Blaze, New York Jets and Spokane Shock.

Professional career[edit]

New York Jets[edit]

Whittaker was signed to a future contract by the New York Jets on January 2, 2009.[1][2][3][4] He was waived on August 12 when the team signed placekicker Parker Douglass. He was re-signed on August 16 only to be waived again on August 30.

Spokane Shock[edit]

Whittaker was a starting wide receiver for the Spokane Shock in 2010.

Florida Tuskers[edit]

Whittaker was signed by the Florida Tuskers of the United Football League on August 26, 2010.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "New York Jets bio". Retrieved 2009-04-23. [dead link]
  2. ^ Lebefeld, Dan (April 10, 2009). "Sleeper at WR in Jets off-season program". Jets Confidential. Retrieved 2009-04-23. 
  3. ^ Costello, Brian (April 15, 2009). "Jets Draft Preview: WRs". New York Post. Retrieved 2009-04-23. 
  4. ^ Boland, Erik (April 16, 2009). "Morning minicamp practice". Newsday. Retrieved 2009-04-23.