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Overview

Courtney Hawkins

Date of birth
Dec 12, 1969

Ht: 5'9" Wt: 183 lbs.

Birthplace
Flint, MI

Hometown
Flint, MI

College
Michigan State University

High school
Beecher

Summary
Courtney Tyrone Hawkins, Jr. (born December 12, 1969 in Flint, Michigan), is a former American professional football player who was selected by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in the second round of the 1992 NFL Draft. A 5'9", 190 lbs. wide receiver from Michigan State University, Hawkins played in nine NFL seasons from 1992 to 2000 for the Buccaneers and the Pittsburgh Steelers...
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Playing career
Pittsburgh SteelersWide Receiver, Punt Returner
Career with the Steelers: 160 rec, 1,829 yds, 5 TD --- 34 PR, 307 yds, 0 TD

Tampa Bay BuccaneersWide Receiver, Punt Returner
Career with the Bucs: 206 rec, 2,744 yds, 13 TD --- 34 PR, 246 yds, 0 TD

1989 & 1991 All-Big Ten --- 1991 Michigan State Co-MVP --- 1990 Sun Bowl MVP

Trivia
  • Selected by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in the 2nd round (44th overall) of the 1992 NFL Draft.
  • Inducted into the Greater Flint Afro-American Hall of Fame in 2012.
  • Set a new Steelers' franchise record for most receptions in a single game. In week nine of the 1998 season, he amassed 14 receptions for 147 yards against the Tennessee Oilers breaking the previous record set by J.R. Wilburn by two catches.
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Nicknames
Hawk

Where are they now?
  • Head football coach and athletic director at Flint Beecher High School Mar 12, 2013

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Sun Bowl: Michigan State Courtney Hawkins (5) in action, scoring touchdown vs USC at Sun Bowl Stadium. El Paso, TX 12/31/1990 (John Biever/SI)
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26 Nov 1995: Wide receiver Courtney Hawkins of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers looks on during a game against the Green Bay Packers at Lambeau Field in Green Bay, Wisconsin. The Packers won the game, 35-13. (Todd Rosenberg/Allsport)
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Wide Receiver Courtney Hawkins #88 of the Pittsburgh Steelers catches a pass for some extra yardage during a NFL game at PSINet Stadium on October 29, 2000 in Baltimore, Maryland. The Steelers won the game 9-6. (Michael J. Minardi/Getty Images)
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1 Nov 1998: Wide receiver Courtney Hawkins #88 of the Pittsburgh Steelers looks on during the game against the Tennessee Oilers at the Three Rivers Stadium in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The Oilers defeated the Steelers 41-31. (Tom Pidgeon/Allsport)
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Nov. 1, 1998: Pittsburgh Steelers wid receiver Courtney Hawkins makes reception picking up 13 yards in the 3rd quarter as Tennessee Oiliers linebacker Eddie Robinson hangs on. (PG Photo by Peter Diana)
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Flint Beecher feels 'blessed' to have former NFL player Courtney Hawkins working at high school
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Courtney Hawkins is the head football coach and athletic director at Flint Beecher High School. Hawkins is a former NFL player and Beecher graduate. (Megan Spelman)
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    "Career with the Bucs: 206 rec, 2,744 yds, 13 TD --- 34 PR, 246 yds, 0 TD"
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Updated athletic career information for Courtney Hawkins
Edited the career summary for Courtney Hawkins.
  • Added player career summary for Pittsburgh Steelers:
    "Career with the Steelers: 160 rec, 1,829 yds, 5 TD --- 34 PR, 307 yds, 0 TD"
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Updated personal notes for Courtney Hawkins
Edited the personal notes for Courtney Hawkins.
  • Added trivia: "Selected by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in the 2nd round (44th overall) of the 1992 NFL Draft."
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