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Wes Welker
Wes Welker
Welker serving as a Texans offensive coach
San Francisco 49ers
Position: Wide receivers coach
Personal information
Date of birth: May 1 1981 (1981-05-01) (age 39)
Place of birth:
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Oklahoma_City Oklahoma City, Oklahoma]
Height: 5 ft 9 in Weight: 185 lbs
National Football League Debut
2004 for the San Diego Chargers
Career information
High school: Heritage Hall (OK)
College: Texas Tech
NFL Draft: 2004 / Undrafted
Career history
as player
as coach
* = offseason / practice squad only
Career highlights and awards
  • 5× Pro Bowl (2008–2012)
  • 2× First-team All-Pro (2009, 2011)
  • 2× Second-team All-Pro (2007, 2008)
  • 3× NFL receptions leader (2007, 2009, 2011)
  • NFL record 99-yard reception (tied)
  • Mosi Tatupu Award (2003)
  • 2× First-team All-Big 12 (2002, 2003)

Wes Welker (born on May 1, 1981 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma) is a former American football wide receiver, and current special teams assistant coach for the Houston Texans. He played college at Texas Tech and was undrafted but signed by the San Diego Chargers in 2004, but was later released. He then signed with the Miami Dolphins. He is the first player to ever convert a field goal, convert an extra point, record a tackle, and field both a punt and kickoff in the same game. Welker holds the two highest single-season reception totals in New England Patriot's history. He shared the 2007 single-season receptions honor with T. J. Houshmandzadeh.

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