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  1. Tyler Lockett receives Johnny - Jet' Rodgers awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Manhattan Mercury

    ... who won a Heisman Trophy and two national championships at Nebraska, created the award in 2011. West Virginia's Tavon Austin won the award in 2012. "In 2011, we noticed a gap in the awards system and the return specialists in college football were ...

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  2. Five Nittany Lions With The Most To Prove During Spring PracticeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Onward State

    ... has the potential to be a home run threat every time the ball is in his hands - think former West Virginia star Tavon Austin. He fits the mold of a slot receiver perfectly, and has the speed to boot. Thompkins clocked in as the team's fastest ...

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  3. On the spot: West Virginia WR Shelton GibsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | ESPN

    ... to fill the void left by former WVU receivers Kevin White and Mario Alford . Donning the No. 1 jersey that Tavon Austin wore while becoming Big 12 defenders' worst nightmare, Gibson enters the spring with plenty of promise yet plenty of ...

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  4. Lockett wins prestigious Jet AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | KMAN-AM Manhattan

    ... from around the country selected the 2014 winner. Previous winners are Ty Montgomery of Stanford (2013), Tavon Austin of West Virginia (2012) and inaugural winner Joe Adams of Arkansas (2011). An awards ceremony for the 2014 Jet Award will take ...

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  5. K-State's Tyler Lockett wins Jet AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | MSNBC

    ... Famer Johnny "Jet" Rodgers of Nebraska, the Jet Award has been in existence since 2011. Joe Adams (Arkansas), Tavon Austin (West Virginia) and Ty Montgomery (Stanford) preceded Lockett in claiming the historic honor. Kansas State's all-time leading ...

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  6. View Press ReleaseRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 19 | Business Wire

    ... around the country selected the 2014 winners. Previous winners are Ty Montgomery of Stanford University (2013), Tavon Austin of West Virginia University (2012) and inaugural winner Joe Adams of the University of Arkansas (2011). An awards ceremony ...

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  7. K-State's Lockett Named Jet Award WinnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | WIBW-TV Topeka

    ... from around the country selected the 2014 winner. Previous winners are Ty Montgomery of Stanford (2013), Tavon Austin of West Virginia (2012) and inaugural winner Joe Adams of Arkansas (2011). An awards ceremony for the 2014 Jet Award will take ...

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  8. Jeremiah mock draft 4.0: Bears eye future at QBRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 18 | NFL

    ... a little too high for my taste, but the Giants love to upgrade the trenches with their high draft picks. I know Tavon Austin hasn't worked out as well as the Rams would've hoped, but that shouldn't discourage the selection on another West Virginia ...

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  9. 2015 NFL Mock Draft: Two New NFL.com Mocks Show OL/WR Split For St. Louis RamsRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Turf Show Times

    ... Jeremiah (former NFL scout) and Charlie Casserly (former NFL GM), are only making the CW more clear. I know Tavon Austin hasn't worked out as well as the Rams would've hoped, but that shouldn't discourage the selection on another West Virginia ...

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  10. Five questions facing West Virginia entering spring practiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | Post-gazette.com

    ... rebuilding project at receiver statistically won't come close to what it was in 2013, when they had to replace Tavon Austin and Stedman Bailey. Jordan Thompson and Daikiel Shorts - the third- and fourth-leading receivers 2014, respectively - are ...

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  11. St Louis Rams: Case for Kevin WhiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Isportsweb.com

    ... not been able to find that physical playmaker that all the good offenses have. They have tried with guys like Tavon Austin and Brian Quick, who are improving and have had decent careers to date, but they need a superstar. Meet Kevin White. The ...

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  12. NFL Combine 2015: Time, how to watch online and prospects for Saturday, Day 2Read the original story

    Feb 21, 2015 | Niners Nation

    ... and not breaking stride. Last year Sammy Watkins and Brandin Cooks excelled in this drill. The year before Tavon Austin was my favorite. I'll also be interested to see how quarterbacks Jameis Winston and Bryce Petty do, after they spent a short time ...

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  13. Draft Thoughts: Wide ReceiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | Jetnation.com

    ... Some teams will undoubtedly be scared off by his size, but the dynamic 5' 8" WR will likely remind some fans of Tavon Austin who was a first round pick of the St. Louis Rams (8th overall) two seasons ago. In 22 career games, Alford racked up 1,497 ...

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  14. Ultimate ESPN 300: Three favorites in the Big 12Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | ESPN

    Here are three players in the Ultimate ESPN 300 who will be remembered for their exploits in the Big 12. Tavon Austin , receiver, West Virginia The No. 197 player in the Ultimate ESPN 300 played in the Big 12 for only one season but stuffed a career's worth of memories into those 13 games with the conference logo on his uniform.

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  15. West Virginia Mountaineers Football Recruiting Update 2/17/15Read the original story

    Feb 17, 2015 | The Smoking Musket

    ... could be in the mix for a while is Steven Smothers, blazing fast 4 star wide-receiver with ties to WVU through Tavon Austin. Not to mention skills much like Tavon's. Regardless of what high-profile prospects stay interested, WVU has already done a ...

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  16. Can New Recruits fill White and Alford's Shoes?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2015 | HailWV.com

    ... White and Alford's shoes are big shoes to be filled. But, West Virginia has had success in grooming receivers. Tavon Austin, Steadman Bailey and White are all perfect examples. White didn't really burst on to the scene until his senior year (only ...

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  17. 2015 NFL Draft: Mock Drafts, Jameis Winston Declaring and MoreRead the original story

    Jan 7, 2015 | Turf Show Times

    ... same traits as Julio Jones. Kevin White 's no slouch. And unlike his NFL-bound predecessors from Morgantown in Tavon Austin and Stedman Bailey , White's got the size NFL scouts will covet at 6'3" and 200+ lbs. Just a tweet for the pocket here. ...

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  18. Liberty Bowl gameday: SEC opponent provides Mountaineers motivationRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2014 | West Virginia Metro

    ... and getting catered to. You kind of get spoiled here." With 102 receptions, White stands 12 shy of matching Tavon Austin and Stedman Bailey for the school's single-season record. "I didn't know that actually, but it would be nice," he said. "If I ...

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  19. Liberty Bowl Preview CapsuleRead the original story

    Dec 28, 2014 | Washington Times

    ... in his first start. White's 102 receptions put him 12 shy of West Virginia's single-season record shared by Tavon Austin and Stedman Bailey. White has caught at least 10 passes in five games this year, including 16 against Texas. West Virginia coach ...

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  20. Bowling named UK Offensive Coordinator, Quarterbacks CoachRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | Floyd County Times

    ... and passing (330.1 yards per game). WVU advanced to the Pinstripe Bowl. Dawson coached the receiving duo of Tavon Austin and Stedman Bailey, who each earned All-America and All-Big 12 recognition and combined to tie or break 26 school records. ...

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