Jamison Crowder (born June 17, 1993) is an American football wide receiver for the Washington Redskins of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Duke . The Redskins selected him in the fourth round of the 2015 NFL Draft .

Early years

A native of Monroe, North Carolina , Crowder was a three-year letterman at Monroe High School under coach Johnny Sowell. He helped Monroe to a three-year record of 29-10 with three state playoff berths. As a junior, he had 26 catches for 618 yards with 19 total touchdowns. He participated in the 74th annual Shrine Bowl of the Carolinas played December 18, 2010 in Spartanburg, South Carolina . Crowder also participated in basketball and track & field . He helped Monroe to a 32-1 record and the 2010 1A state basketball championship, leading this to be named Rocky River Conference Player of the Year in basketball. As a senior, he rushed for 641 yards and 11 touchdowns, caught 41 passes for 790 yards and nine touchdowns and had four returns for scores. He was a 2010 first team All-state (1A) choice by NCPreps.com and named Rocky River Conference Offensive Player of the Year in 2010.

Crowder was rated by Rivals.com as a three-star recruit, [2] as well as the No. 65 athlete in the nation according to ESPN.com .

College career

Crowder played college football at Duke University from 2011 to 2014. As a true freshman he played in all 12 games and recorded 14 receptions for 163 yards and one touchdown . Crowder became a starter his sophomore year in 2012, starting all 13 games. He finished the year with 76 receptions for 1,074 yards and eight touchdowns. [3] As a junior in 2013, he started all 14 games. He finished with an ACC record 108 receptions for 1,360 yards and eight touchdowns. [4] [5] Crowder again started all 13 games as a senior in 2014. In his final college game, the 2014 Sun Bowl , he tied the ACC's all time receptions record with 283. [6] He ended the year with 85 receptions for 1,044 yards and six touchdowns.

Crowder finished his career with 283 receptions for 3,641 yards and 23 touchdowns. He also returned a school-record four punt returns for touchdowns.

Professional career

2015 NFL Combine

Pre-draft measurables
Ht Wt Arm length Hand size 40-yd dash 10-yd split 20-yd split 20-ss 3-cone Vert Broad BP
5 ft 8 in 185 lb 30⅜ in 8¾ in 4.46 s 1.56 s 2.58 s 4.26 s 6.99 s 37 in 10 ft 3 in 10 reps
All values from NFL Combine and Pro Day [7]

Washington Redskins

Crowder was picked by the Washington Redskins in the 4th round with the 105th overall pick of the 2015 NFL Draft . [8] He signed a four-year contract on May 11, 2015. [9]

In Week 17 against the Dallas Cowboys , Crowder recorded his 59th reception of the season, breaking the team record for receptions by a rookie previously owned by Hall of Fame receiver, Art Monk .

Personal

In June 3, 2015, five photographs were posted on Crowder’s Instagram account that showed a woman, supposedly an ex-girlfriend of Crowder's, with a cut lip and multiple bruises on her body alleging that he was responsible. [10] His agent, Tory Dandy, has denied any accusations of domestic violence, but Crowder is currently under investigation. [11]