Ellis Richardson



Experience: R

Height: 6-3

Age: 24

Weight: 245 lbs

College: Georgia Southern



2018: Played in 10 games, starting seven … caught 10 passes on the season for 81 yards and two touchdowns … had a tackle on special teams. 2017: Played in 11 games, starting six … was on the field for 430 yards (401 offensive, 29 special teams) … ked the team in touchdown receptions with three … Caught nine passes for 185 yards … had a season-high 68 reception yards against Louisiana and against South Alabama. 2016: Sat out the season per NCAA transfer rules … used the year as a redshirt season while working on the scout team … member of the Honor Roll for fall 2016 and spring 2017 … Moved to tight end during the spring … named to the Sun Belt Conference’s Academic Honor Roll for maintaining a 3.0-3.49 GPA for the year.2015: Played in nine games at Alabama State … Rushed for 550 yards and eight touchdowns … Threw for 739 yards and six touchdowns … Had two games where he rushed for 100 or more yards (TSU, 135; and Miles College, 123) … Honored with the SWAC Offensive Player of the Week, ASU Woody McCorvey Success Award, ASU Elite 11 and Coca-Cola Academic Award 4.0 GPA. PERSONAL: Played at Douglas County High in Atlanta, Georgia … A first-team all-region and all-county selection at quarterback … Played in Central vs. North Georgia All-Star Game in 2012 … The All-County Offensive Player of the Year … Also played basketball … Awarded the U.S. Marine Corps Distinguished Athlete Award … Nominated for the Howard Thompson Trophy … Academic Gifted Programs: International Baccalaureate Program (3 years) and AP Honors Program.