Player Bio

Micheal Spurlock
WR #18
Height:
5-11
Weight:
210
College:
Mississippi
Hometown:
Indianola, MS
Experience:
8
Receiving
YearTeamGRecYdsAvgYds/GLongTD20+40+1stFUM
TOTAL 68 47 502 10.7 7.4 43 3 7 1 26 0
2014 CHI 1 1 8 8 8 8 0 0 0 0 0
2013 DET 10 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2013 DAL 1 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2012 SD 8 9 79 8.8 9.9 13 0 0 0 6 0
2012 JAC 6 14 121 8.6 20.2 22 1 1 0 6 0
2011 TB 12 2 13 6.5 1.1 7 0 0 0 0 0
2010 TB 16 17 250 14.7 15.6 43 2 6 1 12 0
2009 TB 2 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2009 SF 4 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2007 TB 7 0 0 -- -- -- 0 0 0 0 0
2006 ARI 1 4 31 7.8 31 15 0 0 0 2 0
Rushing
YearTeamGAttAtt/GYdsAvgYds/GTDLng1st1st%20+40+FUM
TOTAL 68 1 0 3 3 0 0 3 0 -- 0 0 1
2014 CHI 1 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2013 DET 10 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2013 DAL 1 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2012 SD 8 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2012 JAC 6 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2011 TB 12 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2010 TB 16 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2009 TB 2 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2009 SF 4 1 0.3 3 3 0.8 0 3 0 -- 0 0 1
2007 TB 7 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2006 ARI 1 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Kick Return
YearTeamGRetYdsAvgLngTD20+40+FCFUM
TOTAL 68 107 2,594 24.2 99 3 64 7 0 1
2014 CHI 1 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2013 DET 10 15 338 22.5 36 0 9 0 0 0
2013 DAL 1 3 51 17 19 0 0 0 0 0
2012 SD 8 10 257 25.7 99 1 5 1 0 0
2012 JAC 6 6 118 19.7 24 0 2 0 0 0
2011 TB 12 2 33 16.5 21 0 1 0 0 0
2010 TB 16 44 1,129 25.7 89 1 29 4 0 1
2009 TB 2 8 170 21.3 32 0 5 0 0 0
2009 SF 4 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2007 TB 7 16 444 27.8 90 1 12 2 0 0
2006 ARI 1 3 54 18 21 0 1 0 0 0
Punt Return
YearTeamGRetRetYAvgLngTD20+40+FCFUM
TOTAL 68 81 780 9.6 77 2 10 4 49 2
2014 CHI 1 0 0 -- -- 0 0 0 1 0
2013 DET 10 22 145 6.6 57 0 1 1 12 0
2013 DAL 1 1 62 62 62 0 1 1 0 0
2012 SD 8 11 188 17.1 63 1 4 1 12 0
2012 JAC 6 6 51 8.5 28 0 1 0 4 1
2011 TB 12 6 21 3.5 15 0 0 0 1 0
2010 TB 16 28 193 6.9 23 0 2 0 16 1
2009 TB 2 3 90 30 77 1 1 1 0 0
2009 SF 4 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2007 TB 7 4 30 7.5 15 0 0 0 3 0
2006 ARI 1 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Passing
YearTeamGAttCompPctAtt/GYdsAvgYds/GTDTD%IntInt%Lng20+40+SckSckYRate
TOTAL 68 5 0 -- 0.1 0 -- -- 0 -- 0 -- 0 0 0 0 0 39.6
2014 CHI 1 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2013 DET 10 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2013 DAL 1 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2012 SD 8 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2012 JAC 6 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2011 TB 12 1 0 -- 0.1 0 -- -- 0 -- 0 -- -- 0 0 0 0 39.6
2010 TB 16 3 0 -- 0.2 0 -- -- 0 -- 0 -- -- 0 0 0 0 39.6
2009 TB 2 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2009 SF 4 1 0 -- 0.3 0 -- -- 0 -- 0 -- -- 0 0 0 0 39.6
2007 TB 7 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2006 ARI 1 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Defensive
YearTeamGTotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntTDsYdsAvgLng
TOTAL 68 11 9 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 -- 0
2014 CHI 1 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2013 DET 10 1 1 0 0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --
2013 DAL 1 1 1 0 0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --
2012 SD 8 2 1 1 0 0 0 -- -- -- -- --
2012 JAC 6 0 -- -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- --
2011 TB 12 2 2 0 0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --
2010 TB 16 1 1 0 0 0 0 -- -- -- -- --
2009 TB 2 0 -- -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- --
2009 SF 4 2 1 1 0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --
2007 TB 7 2 2 0 0 0 0 -- -- -- -- --
2006 ARI 1 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Fumbles
YearTeamGFUMLostFFOWN FROPP FROWN YDSOPP YDSTDOOBSftyTB
TOTAL 68 4 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
2014 CHI 1 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2013 DET 10 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2013 DAL 1 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2012 SD 8 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- 0 -- -- --
2012 JAC 6 1 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 1 0 0
2011 TB 12 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2010 TB 16 2 1 0 1 -- 0 -- 0 0 0 0
2009 TB 2 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 0 -- -- --
2009 SF 4 1 0 0 1 -- 0 -- -- 0 0 0
2007 TB 7 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- 0 -- -- --
2006 ARI 1 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --

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Biography

PRO CAREER: In his first season with Chicago after appearing in 67 games with 2 starts over 7 NFL seasons, collecting 2,594 yards and 3 TDs on 107 kickoff returns (24.2 ypr), 780 yards and 2 touchdowns on 81 punt returns (9.6 ypr) and 11 special teams tackles... Has added 46 receptions for 494 yards (10.7 ypr) and 3 TDs, 1 carry for 3 yards, and 5 incompletions on offense... His five combined kick return touchdowns are tied for sixth most in the NFL since he joined the league in 2006...  Has appeared in games for Arizona (2006), Tampa Bay (2007, ‘09-11), San Francisco (2009), San Diego (2012), Jacksonville (2012), Dallas (2013) and Detroit (2013)... Became first player in Tampa Bay history to return a kickoff for a touchdown on December 16, 2007 at Atlanta, breaking a drought of 31-plus seasons... Saw action in one postseason contest, Tampa Bay’s 2007 Wild Card Game versus the New York Giants, returning 5 kickoffs for 106 yards (21.2 ypr).
PRO CAREER: In his first season with Chicago after appearing in 67 games with 2 starts over 7 NFL seasons, collecting 2,594 yards and 3 TDs on 107 kickoff returns (24.2 ypr), 780 yards and 2 touchdowns on 81 punt returns (9.6 ypr) and 11 special teams tackles... Has added 46 receptions for 494 yards (10.7 ypr) and 3 TDs, 1 carry for 3 yards, and 5 incompletions on offense... His five combined kick return touchdowns are tied for sixth most in the NFL since he joined the league in 2006...  Has appeared in games for Arizona (2006), Tampa Bay (2007, ‘09-11), San Francisco (2009), San Diego (2012), Jacksonville (2012), Dallas (2013) and Detroit (2013)... Became first player in Tampa Bay history to return a kickoff for a touchdown on December 16, 2007 at Atlanta, breaking a drought of 31-plus seasons... Saw action in one postseason contest, Tampa Bay’s 2007 Wild Card Game versus the New York Giants, returning 5 kickoffs for 106 yards (21.2 ypr).

CAREER TRANSACTIONS: Entered NFL as an undrafted free agent with Arizona (9/3/06)... Waived by Arizona... Signed to Cardinals practice squad... Elevated to Arizona’s active roster (12/29/2006)... Waived by Arizona (8/31/07)... Signed to Tampa Bay’s practice squad (9/4/07)... Released from Buccaneers practice squad (9/18/07)... Signed to Tampa Bay’s practice squad (9/26/07)... Elevated to Buccaneers active roster (11/1/07)... Waived by Tampa Bay (8/31/08)... Signed to Buccaneers practice squad (9/3/08)... Signed by San Francisco (1/16/09)... Waived by San Francisco (11/3/09)... Signed by Tampa Bay (12/22/09)... Signed 1-year contract with Tampa Bay (7/29/11)... Signed 1-year contract with San Diego (4/4/12)... Waived by San Diego (10/3/12)... Signed by Jacksonville (10/5/12)... Waived by Jacksonville (11/27/12)... Acquired by San Diego from waivers (11/28/12)... Signed by Detroit (6/4/13)... Released by the Lions (12/7/13)... Signed by Dallas (12/18/13)... Waived by the Cowboys (12/24/13)... Acquired by Detroit via waivers (12/25/13)... Signed 1-year contract with Chicago (6/3/14). SIGNED through 2014

2013 SEASON: Appeared in 11 games with Detroit (10 contests) and Dallas (1 contest), recording 207 yards on 23 punt returns (9.0 ypr) and 51 yards on 3 kickoff returns (17.0 ypr)... Added 2 special teams tackles.

PREVIOUS SEASONS: 2012 - Saw action in 14 contests with San Diego (8 games) and Jacksonville (6 games), gathering 23 receptions for 200 yards (8.7 ypc) and 1 touchdown... On special teams, had career-high 239 yards and a touchdown on 17 punt returns (14.1 ypr) and 375 yards and a touchdown on 16 kockoff returns (23.4 ypr)... On coverage units, added 2 special teams tackles. 2011 - Had 6 punt returns for 21 yards (3.5 ypr), 2 kickoff returns for 33 yards (16.5 ypr) and 2 receptions for 13 yards (6.5 ypr) during 12 contests with the Buccaneers... Added 2 special teams tackles. 2010 - Appeared in all 16 contests for the first time in his career, ranking 7th in the NFL with a 25.7 kickoff return average (career-high 1,129 yards on 44 returns with 1 TD)... Had 28 punt returns for 193 yards (6.9 ypr) and 1 special teams tackle... Offensively, gathered 17 receptions, setting career-highs in receiving yards (250), receiving touchdowns (2) and yards per catch (14.7). 2009 - Totaled 6 games with San Francisco (4 contests) and Tampa Bay (2 contests), recording 90 yards and a touchdown on 3 punt returns and 170 yards on 8 kickoff returns (21.3 ypr)... Had 2 special teams tackles on coverage units... Recorded first career rushing attempt for 3 yards. 2008 - Spent season on Tampa Bay’s practice squad. 2007 - While appearing in 7 contests for Tampa Bay, became first player in franchise history to return a kickoff for a touchdown (at ATL, 12/16)... Had 444 yards and a TD on 16 kickoff returns (27.8 ypr), 30 yards on 4 punt returns (7.5 ypr) and 2 special teams stops... Appeared in lone career playoff contest (Wild Card vs. NYG), recording 106 yards on 5 kickoff returns. 2006 - Saw action in 1 contest during rookie season in Arizona, making NFL debut on 12/31 at SD, collecting 4 receptions for 31 yards (7.8 ypr) and 3 kickoff returns for 54 yards (18.0 ypr).

COLLEGE: Appeared in 21 contests during four-year career at Ole Miss (2002-05), playing both quarterback and running back... Completed 142-of-267 passes for 1,709 yards, 7 touchdowns and 9 interceptions after appearing in all 11 games as a senior with eight starts (7 at QB and 1 at RB)... Added 2 rushing scores during senior campaign... Redshirted in 2001.

PERSONAL: Attended Gentry (Miss.) High School... Established Class 5A state records as a senior in 2000 with 3,348 passing yards and 35 touchdowns... Added 1,161 rushing yards and 10 touchdowns during senior campaign... Earned letters in football (3), basketball (3) and baseball (4).

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