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Wes Welker

Football Player + Wide Receiver
Born May 1, 1981

Wesley Carter "Wes" Welker is an American football wide receiver for the New England Patriots of the National Football League (NFL). He has also played for the San Diego Chargers and Miami Dolphins. Welker played college football at Texas Tech. Despite being undrafted, Welker has had a successful career.… Read More

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1981 Birth Born on May 1, 1981.


1999 18 Years Old Also, in 1999 he was named The Daily Oklahoman All-State Player of the Year, and Oklahoma State Player of the Year by USA Today.
2000 19 Years Old Wes Welker played in the 2000 Oil Bowl, scoring a 40-yard field goal for the Oklahoma team. … Read More


2003 22 Years Old …  In 2003, Welker won the Mosi Tatupu Award, given annually to the best special teams player in college football. … Read More
2004 23 Years Old Welker, who was not drafted during the 2004 NFL Draft, signed as an undrafted free agent with the San Diego Chargers. … Read More
2005 24 Years Old During training camp at the beginning of the 2005 season, Welker was promoted to the third wide receiver spot after Chris Chambers and Marty Booker. … Read More
2006 25 Years Old Welker's first season as a Patriot eclipsed his 2006 season as a Dolphin; he bettered his totals for receptions, touchdowns, and yardage in his first ten games. … Read More
2007 26 Years Old In Week 17, against the Giants, he caught eleven more passes, setting the Patriots franchise record for catches with 112, and tying Bengals receiver T. J. Houshmandzadeh for most receptions in the 2007 NFL season. … Read More
2009 28 Years Old 1 More Event
Wes Welker was selected to attend the 2009 Pro Bowl as a reserve, and was again named to the AP All-Pro Second Team. … Read More
…  He tore his MCL and ACL in his left knee and was placed on injured reserve on January 6, 2010. … Read More


2011 30 Years Old 1 More Event
He was named to the 2011 Pro Bowl as an injury replacement to Andre Johnson. … Read More
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