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GEORGE CAMPBELL - Football - Florida State Seminoles

Player profile

Wide Receiver
Redshirt Junior
Clearwater, Fla.
high school
East Lake


Returned from injury that limited him to four games in 2017 to play in seven games with one start…made four receptions for 42 yards…recorded season-best 36 yards on two catches in 36-26 win vs. Samford…caught two passes for six yards at No. 3 Notre Dame in first collegiate start…also saw action in season opener vs. No. 20 Virginia Tech, vs. Northern Illinois, at Louisville, vs. No. 22 Boston College and vs. No. 13 Florida.


A season-ending injury limited him to four games, starting against NC State and at Wake Forest…logged crucial playing time at wide receiver and on special teams…Opened the season against No.1 Alabama with a 21-yard reception…followed with a career day in a start vs. NC State, tallying a career-best 85 yards on three receptions, including a career-long 60-yard catch from quarterback James Blackman.


Redshirt season.


Big contributor on special teams in his first season…tall, athletic wide receiver played in 11 games as a freshman recording three catches for 42 yards…had a career long reception of 23 yards in the season opener against Texas State…recorded all of his statistics against the Bobcats…played in the first 10 games of the season and in the Peach Bowl against Houston…was recognized as FSU’s Top Newcomer of the Year on special teams at the end of the year banquet.


Five-star recruit and the seventh-best player in the nation in the 2015 class according to ESPN…held a four-star grade from 247Sports and was rated the nation’s No. 4 wide receiver and the 35th-best player in the country…rated a five-star recruit and the No. 5 wide receiver and No. 26 player in the nation from Rivals…ranked the No. 6 wide receiver and the No. 34 overall prospect in the nation by Scout…ranked the No. 1 “athlete” in the country and the third-best prospect in Florida by ESPN…starred for Team Highlight in the 2015 Under Armour All-America Game, totaling two receptions for 68 yards, including a 60-yard catch, to help his squad to a 46-6 victory…finished with 62 receptions for 880 yards and 12 touchdown receptions and led East Lake to the state playoffs as a senior…scored 18 touchdowns overall in 2014, adding three punt return scores, two kick return touchdowns and a rushing score…named to the 2014 American Family Insurance All-USA Football Second Team and the All-Florida Football First Team…2014 Florida All-State Class 7A First Team selection…selected Florida State over offers from Auburn, Florida, Georgia and Alabama among others…born October 27, 1996…majoring in social science.