Kenny Stills

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Kenny Stills
No. 10 Miami Dolphins
Position: Wide receiver
Personal information
Date of birth: (1992-04-22) April 22, 1992 (age 25)
Place of birth: Eden Prairie, Minnesota
Height: 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)
Weight: 199 lb (90 kg)
Career information
High school: Carlsbad (CA) La Costa Canyon
College: Oklahoma
NFL Draft: 2013 / Round: 5 / Pick: 144
Career history
Roster status: Active
Career NFL statistics as of Week 17, 2016
Receptions: 164
Receiving yards: 2,738
Receiving TDs: 20
Player stats at NFL.com

Kenneth Lee Stills Jr. (born April 22, 1992) is an American football wide receiver for the Miami Dolphins of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Oklahoma. He was drafted by the New Orleans Saints in the fifth round of the 2013 NFL Draft.

Early years[edit]

Stills attended La Costa Canyon High School in Carlsbad, California, where he was a three-sport star in football, basketball, and track. In his sophomore year, he had 30 catches for 627 yards and six touchdowns. As a junior, he snatched 62 passes for 1,500 yards and 17 touchdowns. As a senior in 2009, he was named CIF first-team at wide receiver after hauling in 45 receptions for 914 yards and 10 touchdowns. His career totals of 3,041 yards receiving established a San Diego area career-record.[1]

Also a standout track & field athlete, Stills competed as a sprinter. At the 2009 Avocado League Finals, he earned third-place finishes in both the 100-meter dash (10.84 s) and 200-meter dash (21.76 s).[2]

College career[edit]

Stills attended the University of Oklahoma, where he played for coach Bob Stoops's Oklahoma Sooners football team from 2010 to 2012. He started all 14 games for the Sooners as a true freshman in 2010. He set school records for receptions and receiving yards for a freshman with 61 for 786 yards and five touchdowns.[3] In the 2011 season, he had 61 receptions for 849 yards and eight touchdowns. In 2012, he had 82 catches for 959 yards and 11 touchdowns. Overall, in his three years at Oklahoma, he had 204 receptions for 2594 yards and 24 touchdowns.[4] After the 2012 season, Stills decided to forgo his final year of college eligibility and enter the NFL Draft.[5]

Professional career[edit]

Pre-draft measurables
Ht Wt 40-yd dash 10-yd split 20-yd split 20-ss 3-cone Vert Broad BP
6 ft 0 in 194 lb 4.38 s 1.54 s 2.49 s 4.13 s 7.13 s 33.5 in 10 ft 4 in 16 reps
All values from Central Florida Pro Day.[6]

New Orleans Saints[edit]

In the 2013 NFL Draft, Stills was selected by the New Orleans Saints in the fifth round with the 144th overall pick.

Miami Dolphins[edit]

On March 13, 2015, Stills was traded to the Miami Dolphins in exchange for linebacker Dannell Ellerbe and a third round pick in the 2015 NFL draft.[7] In 2016, he started all 16 regular season games recording 42 receptions for 726 yards and nine touchdowns.

On March 8, 2017, Stills signed a four-year, $32 million contract extension with the Dolphins.[8]

Career statistics[edit]

Regular season
Year Team Games Receiving Rushing Fumbles
G GS Rec Yds Avg Lng TD Att Yds Avg Lng TD Fum Lost
2013 NO 16 10 32 641 20.0 76T 5 3 10 3.3 4 0 0 0
2014 NO 15 7 63 931 14.8 69T 3 1 -2 -2.0 -2 0 1 0
2015 MIA 16 8 27 440 16.3 47T 3 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
2016 MIA 16 16 42 726 17.3 74T 9 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Career 63 41 164 2,738 16.7 76T 20 4 8 2.0 4 0 1 0

[9]

Personal life[edit]

Stills is the son of Annette Delao[10] and Ken Stills, who played in the National Football League from 1985 to 1990.[11] His uncle, Gary Stills, also played in the NFL, as a linebacker from 1999 to 2008.[12]

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