Position
Tight End
Height
6'5
Weight
255 lbs.
Class
Senior
Hometown
Muscle Shoals, Ala.
Major
Sport Administration
High School
Muscle Shoals HS

CAREER
Played two years at LSU after transferring from Northeast Mississippi Community College … Part of LSU’s tight end rotation in 2013 and 2014 … Caught just one pass in his LSU career, but it was a big one as he 3-yard reception in the fourth quarter against Ole Miss proved to be the game-winner … Played in 25 games with five starts at LSU … Signed free agent contract with New England Patriots in the spring of 2015.

SENIOR SEASON (2014)
Played in 12 games with two starts … Started against Sam Houston State and Kentucky, both wins … Punishing run blocker that helped contribute to Leonard Fournette’s 1,000-yard rushing season … Caught game-winning pass in fourth quarter against No. 3 ranked and undefeated Ole Miss … The 3-yard TD reception was the only catch of his LSU career … Missed only the Louisiana-Monroe game.

JUNIOR SEASON (2013)
Appeared in all 13 games which included three starts during the UAB, Ole Miss and Texas A&M games when LSU utilized two tight end sets … Did not catch a pass … Also played on special teams and returned a kickoff 11 yards against Furman.

PRIOR TO LSU
Athletic tight end who can serve as both a pass catcher and a run blocker … Enrolled at LSU in January and participated in spring drills after spending two seasons at Northeast Mississippi Community College … Hauled in 10 passes for 80 yards while being used primarily as a run blocker as a sophomore in 2012 … Named to the 2012 National Junior College Athletic Association All Region XXIII Second Team and a Mississippi Association of Community/Junior College All-State honoree … Named to the PrepStar All-Southeast Region team … Coached in junior college by Ricky Smither … Prepped at Muscle Shoals (Ala.) High School where he was coached by Scott Basden.

PERSONAL
Parents are Sheila Wimberly and Patrick Stokes … Born Dec. 4, 1992 … Majoring in political science.

STOKES’ CAREER RECEIVING STATISTICS

Year
G-GS
No.
Yds.
TD
Long
2013 13-3 0 0 0 0
2014 12-2 1 3 1 3
Totals
25-5
1
3
1
3
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