Gralyn Crawford
Gralyn  Crawford


Palestine, Texas

High School:

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 185

Wide Receiver



Two-Time All-America and Two-Time All-Southland Conference


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SFA football continues tough schedule against Big Sky Powerhouse


Lumberjacks Stumble at SMU

SMU scores four non-offense touchdowns


SFA Travels to Dallas to Face SMU

Lumberjacks look to make it 2-0 to start 2012



Lumberjack football opens season against the Southwestern Oklahoma Bulldogs


SFA Football 2012 Preview: Special Teams

The 'Jacks return an all-conference kicker and kick returner this season.


#19 SFA @ SMU

Ford Stadium - Dallas, Texas Saturday, Sept. 8, 2012

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Career Stats

Crawford's Game-By-Game 2012 Statistics

Crawford's Game-By-Game 2011 Statistics

Crawford's Game-By-Game 2010 Statistics

Crawford's 2009 Game-By-Game Statistics

•One of the nation's top returning receivers and kick returners

•Has played in and started 36 games, earning 35 starts during his career

•A 2011 Second-Team All-SLC selection (Receiver/Kick Returner)

•A 2010 First-Team All-SLC selection (Receiver/Kick Returner)

•A Two-Time All-American selection

•School's all-time leader in receptions

•Is on pace to become the school's all-time leader in receiving yards and all-purpose yards.

2011 (Junior): A 2011 Third-Team Phil Steele's Magazine All-America selection as a kick return specialist ... Honorable Mention Beyond College Sports All-America ...Received third-team AP All-America honors as an all-purpose back ... Honorable Mention Beyond College Sports All-America ... Second-team All-SLC selection as a receiver and return specialist ... Appeared in all 11 games, earning 10 starts ... Finished first in the SLC, and 12th in the nation in receptions with 72 catches for 780 yards and seven touchdowns ... Returned 34 kicks for 806 yards and one touchdown ... Had 19 punt returns for 257 yards ... Finished the year with 1,843 all-purpose yards ... Caught six passes for 122 yards at Lamar, including a season-long 54-yarder ... Had eight catches for 77 yards and three touchdowns in season opener against McMurry ... Caught a season-high 11 passes for 64 yards against Sam Houston State ... Had eight receptions for 87 yards, and returned five kicks for 206 yards, including a school-long 100-yard return for a touchdown ... Was named Southland Conference Special Teams and CFPA National Kick Returner of the Week for his performance.

2010 (Sophomore): A 2010 CSN All-America return spelialist ... Was a third-team Phil Steele's All-America selection as a return specialist ... Garnered first-team Sport Network FCS All-America recognition as a kick returner ... First-team AP All-Purpose All-America ... Walter Camp All-America selection ... A first-team All-SLC selection as a receiver and return specialist ... Played in and started all 12 games ... Finished second in the league with 74 catches for 981 yards and five touchdowns ... Averaged 81.8 yards receiving per game ... Returned 37 kicks for 1,038 yards and three touchdowns and 23 punts for 183 yards and a score ... Caught a career-high nine passes for 130 yards against at Northern Iowa ... Had eight catches for a career-high 150 yards and a touchdown against Northwestern State ... Caught seven passes for 55 yards and a score against Albany ... Also returned a kick 92 yards for a score, and returned three punts 86 yards and one touchdown ... Was named the SLC, FCS Special Teams Performer, and Sports Network National Special Teams Player of the Week for his efforts ... Was also named SLC Special Teams Player of the Week and FCS Return Specialist of the Week after two kicks for 118 yards and a score in the win over Nicholls ... Had five receptions for 92 yards against Villanova in the first round of the FCS playoffs ... Caught at least seven passes seven times during the season.

2009 (Freshman): Earned Honorable Mention All-Southland Conference honors ... Played in and started all 13 games at receiver ... Finished third on the team hauling in 51 passes for 785 yards and seven touchdowns ... Averaged 15.4 yards per reception, and 60.4 yards per game ... Finished sixth in the conference in reception yards per game and 10th in the league averaging 3.9 catches per game ... Caught a season-high seven passes for 72 yards and a touchdown in the season-opener at SMU ... Caught only one pass the following week but took it 65 yards for a touchdown against Texas College ... Caught five passes for 62 yards and a score against North Texas ... Followed that up with a TD reception in each of the team's next two games ... Hauled in six passes for a season-high 90 yards against Nicholls ... Recorded four catches for 71 yards and a score at Northwestern State ... Also had a TD reception at Southeastern Louisiana.

High School: Second-team All-East Texas selection by Tyler Morning Telegraph in 2007 ... Honorable mention 2007 TSWA All-State selection ... A 2007 District 19-3A Co-MVP ... Led Panthers to upset win over state-ranked Diboll in 2007 bi-district round of 3A state playoffs ... All-area MVP as a sophomore, junior and senior ... First-team all-district as a junior and sophomore ... Honorable mention all-state as a sophomore.

Personal: Son of Gralyn and Diann Crawford ... Born Jan. 17, 1990, in Palestine, Texas ... Uncle, Tony Jones, was a receiver for the Houston Oilers ... Plans to major in computer science.


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