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WILLIE HAULSTEAD

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Player profile

2013 OUTLOOK:

Experienced, big and physically imposing receiver, who bounced back in 2012 after missing the 2011 season with a concussion suffered in the preseason. Has great body control, hand strength and innate elusiveness which will help in returning him to his old form displayed during his 2010 season. Brings 38 career games of experience into his redshirt senior season.

2012:

Redshirt junior who played in 12 games on the season…was starting wide receiver against the Florida Gators…caught three passes on the season…finished with 31 receiving yards…all three receptions were passes from Clint Trickett…each reception this season was on a third down play which resulted in a first down…saw a lot of action on special teams…had two tackles on kickoffs against Virgin ia Tech to pin them inside the 25.

2011:

Redshirted after suffering a preseason concussion that kept him out for the season.

2010:

True sophomore who emerged as one of Florida State’s premier playmakers in the passing game after managing just one reception in 2009…led all Seminole receivers with six touchdowns and a 15.4 yards per reception average…ranked third on the team with 38 receptions, but his 587 yards ranked second…played in 13 games, but made only five starts…collected his first career touchdown in a five-reception performance against Wake Forest…had single touchdowns in games against Virginia, NC State, North Carolina and Florida…enjoyed one of the most productive games by a Seminole wideout in recent history when he caught a career-high 10 passes for a career-high 154 yards and a touchdown against North Carolina…became the second of three FSU receivers in 2010 with a 100-yard receiving game…led the team with eight plays of 25 yards or more.

2009:

Participated in 13 games with the majority of his playing time coming on special teams…one of only two true freshman receivers to see action…lone reception came in regular season finale against rival Florida on a 10-yard pass from EJ Manuel…logged 10 tackles, the most by any offensive player on the roster.

PERSONAL:

Collected 75 receptions for 1,079 yards and 18 TDs over his final two seasons at Titusville…missed much of his senior season with a broken foot…rated a four-star prospect who earned All-Space Coast honors as a senior despite an injury…also participated in track & field at Titusville…helped open the recruiting doors to the FSU staff in the Space Coast area when he chose the `Noles over Michigan, Purdue, USF, UCF, Auburn, Boston College and South Carolina…born August 14, 1989.