Landry with the Dolphins in 2014.
|No. 14 Miami Dolphins|
|Position:||Wide receiver / Return specialist|
|Date of birth:||November 28, 1992|
|Place of birth:||Convent, Louisiana|
|Height:||5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)|
|Weight:||202 lb (92 kg)|
|High school:||Lutcher (LA)|
|NFL draft:||2014 / Round: 2 / Pick: 63|
|Career highlights and awards|
Career NFL statistics as of Week 17, 2014
|Stats at NFL.com|
Jarvis Charles Landry (born November 28, 1992) is an American football wide receiver and return specialist for the Miami Dolphins of the National Football League (NFL). He was drafted by the Dolphins in the second round of the 2014 NFL Draft. He played college football at LSU.
Landry attended Lutcher High School in Lutcher, Louisiana, where he was a three-sport athlete in football, basketball and track. As a senior he had 51 receptions for 716 yards and 11 touchdowns. At the 2011 Under Armour All-America Game, he caught a record 8 receptions for 70 yards and a touchdown. He was regarded as a five-star recruit according to Rivals.com and was ranked as the nation's fourth best wide receiver. In track & field, he competed as a long jumper during his sophomore season, recording a personal-best leap of 6.07 meters (19 ft, 8 in) at the 2009 St. Amant Duck Doost Relays, where he took 4th.
As a true freshman in 2011, Landry played in 14 games with one start. He finished the season with four receptions for 43 yards. As a sophomore in 2012, he played in 13 games with one start. He led the team with 56 receptions and five touchdowns and was second in receiving yards with 573. As a junior in 2013, he combined with Odell Beckham, Jr. to form one of the best wide receiver duos in college football. He was a second-team All-Southeastern Conference (SEC) selection. He finished the season with 77 receptions for 1,193 yards and 10 touchdowns. After the season he entered the 2014 NFL Draft.
2014 NFL Draft
2014 NFL Season
Landry caught his first receiving touchdown against the Green Bay Packers on October 12, 2014.
- LSU's Beckham, Jr., Landry share bond beyond football
- Don't blink with LSU's Beckham, Landry
- "2013 All-SEC Football Team Announced". SEC Digital Network. December 10, 2013.
- Source: LSU loses 2 receivers to NFL
- LSU's Odell Beckham Jr., Jarvis Landry to enter NFL Draft