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Josh Ford

Position Wide Receiver
Height 6'3''
Weight 207 lbs.
Class Senior
Hometown Landover, Md.
High School Coolidge HS
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2012 (Jr.): Played in all 12 games, seeing action on both offense and special teams… Made first career start at wide receiver at Baylor… Collected nine tackles on special teams and added a blocked punt and a forced fumble… Blocked a punt and also returned the ball six yards in KU debut… Recorded two special teams tackles and a forced fumble against Rice… Recorded a pair of solo stops on kickoff returns at Kansas State… Registered two tackles on punts at Baylor.

2010-11 (At Arizona Western CC): Earned All-ACCAC and All-Western States Football League first team honors in 2011… As a sophomore at Arizona Western Community College he recorded 58 receptions, good for 845 yards and 10 touchdowns, which were all team highs … Had six catches for 117 yards and a TD in the 2011 El Toro Bowl, which was the NJCAA National Championship game… As a freshman at AWCC he hauled in 20 receptions, good for 252 yards and a touchdown… Suited up for Tom Minnick at AWCC. High School: Played wide receiver and kick returner for the Colts of Calvin Coolidge HS in Washington, D.C… Earned two letters in football and helped lead the Colts to a 9-3 mark during his junior season and the first round of the playoffs… Named team MVP as a senior… Also lettered as a sprinter for the Colts[apos] track & field team, earning Most Valuable Runner honors as a senior… Was a member of the top 4×200-meter relay team in the nation in 2009-10. Personal: Son of Lynette Ford.