NFL receiver who had zero stars posts encouraging Signing Day message

NFL receiver who had zero stars posts encouraging Signing Day message

Signing Day

NFL receiver who had zero stars posts encouraging Signing Day message

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Nov 20, 2016; Kansas City, MO, USA; Tampa Bay Buccaneers wide receiver Cecil Shorts (10) catches a pass as Kansas City Chiefs cornerback Phillip Gaines (23) defends during the second half at Arrowhead Stadium. Tampa Bay won 19-17. Mandatory Credit: Denny Medley-USA TODAY Sports ORG XMIT: USATSI-268530 ORIG FILE ID: 20161120_tdc_sm8_079.JPG

Tampa Bay Buccaneers wide receiver Cecil Shorts (Photo: Denny Medley, USA TODAY Sports)

Tampa Bay Buccaneers wide receiver Cecil Shorts III had no scholarships coming out of Collinwood (Cleveland), where he played quarterback for his father.

He went on to play for Mount Union, the Division III powerhouse, where he a two-time Little All-American.

He then was drafted in the fourth round by the Jacksonville Jaguars in 2011 and has been in the NFL since.

His message on National Signing Day should resonate:

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