Marqise Lee RUMORS & NEWS

Marqise Lee

Position Wide Receiver
Height 6'0"
Weight 195 lbs
Birthplace Inglewood, California
Current Team Southern California
  • NFL announces 30 players will attend the draft

    Pro Football Talk "More players than ever before will attend this year’s NFL draft. The league announced today that 30 prospects have confirmed they will attend, the most ever. That includes four quarterbacks — Blake Bortles (Central Florida), Teddy Bridgewater (Louisville), Jimmy Garoppolo (Eastern Illinois) and..." April 23

  • Marqise Lee was a Queen Street Bloods gang member when he was 10

    Larry Brown Sports "Marqise Lee is one of the top wide receiver prospects in the upcoming NFL Draft, and it’s pretty incredible that he’s made it this far when you consider his background. Lee caught 29 touchdown passes over three seasons at USC, including a sophomore season where he caught 118 passes for 1,721..." April 22

  • Jets have private meeting with USC receiver Marqise Lee after his L.A. pro day

    New York Daily News "The Jets made an important first step to upgrading its offensive skill positions by signing free agent wide receiver Eric Decker to a lucrative five-year deal Wednesday night, but there’s likely more to come. The Jets may add another wideout in free agency, but general manager John Idzik’s best..." March 13

  • USC WR Marqise Lee to enter NFL Draft "This won't come as a surprise, but Southern California wide receiver Marqise Lee will give up his final year of eligibility to enter the NFL Draft. Lee made the announcement on Twitter Friday night. "I have decided to forego my senior season at USC and declare for the 2014 NFL Draft,"..." January 03

  • Marqise Lee to make NFL Draft decision ‘within two weeks’

    Fansided "In the USC Trojans final game of the season, star wide receiver Marqise Lee hauled in seven receptions for 118 yards and two touchdowns. It is very possible that the impressive outing was the final game of Lee’s collegiate career, but we will not know until early next year, according to the wide..." December 22

  • NFL scout says USC WR Marqise Lee is still a first-rounder

    Fansided "Coming into the 2013 season, one of the names atop the list of potential Heisman Trophy candidates was the versatile wide receiver from the University of Southern California, Marqise Lee. But, things this season didn’t quite pan out in Lee’s favor as he battled through injuries, as well as some..." December 20

  • Should Marqise Lee Return to USC for His Senior Year?

    Bleacher Report ""I can tell you this, he's my first priority on the recruiting trail. Marqise is a six-star recruit for USC right now." That was USC Trojans receivers coach Tee Martin’s answer after he was recently asked about the future of his top pass-catching pupil: Marqise Lee. Martin may be known as..." December 10

  • NFL teams would be unwise to downgrade USC WR Marqise Lee "This season is turning out to be a big test for USC junior WR Marqise Lee. The game is not coming to him as easily as it did in his first two seasons. He has battled injuries and had to help break in an inexperienced quarterback early in the season. It has been a difficult stretch, but he's..." December 10

  • Big Board: Clowney hasn't quite lived up to hype but he's still No. 1 "The conference championship games provide scouts a final "regular" season opportunity to evaluate prospects before the blitz of bowls, all-star games and workouts kicks into high gear. The ability to step up as the pressure increases will only enhance the stock of many prospects. Bowl games..." December 05

  • USC WR Marqise Lee will wait until after bowl game to announce NFL decision

    Fansided "Despite the loss tonight against the rival UCLA Bruins, there is still a lot to be said about the turnaround the USC Trojans experienced this season under interim head coach Ed Orgeron. A lot of that is because he was able to get the most out of some talented players on his roster. Probably the..." December 01

  • 5 up, 5 down: Aaron Murray rising, Braxton Miller in decline "5 up 1. USC WR Marqise Lee Lee played through a painful shin injury and helped lead the Trojans to a 20-17 win over Stanford. Lee finished the game with six catches for 82 yards. He had an impressive toe-tapping two-point conversion in the first half but he saved his biggest play for the..." November 18

  • USC’s Marqise Lee upgraded to ‘probable’ for OSU game Friday

    Fansided "USC Trojans wide receiver Marqise Lee has been upgraded to “probable” for his team’s game against the Oregon State Beavers on Friday. Lee, who won the Biletnikoff Award last year, has been dealing with a knee injury all season. He initially hurt his knee against the Arizona State Sun Devils back..." October 31

  • USC WR Marqise Lee won't play against Utah "If you've ever wanted to play wide receiver for USC this might be your weekend to do so. ESPN's Joe Schad broke the news that Marqise Lee has been ruled out for this weekend's game against Utah, as he is still recovering from a knee injury he suffered against Arizona State in September. Lee..." October 25

  • USC's Marqise Lee practices, plans to play at Notre Dame

    Los Angeles Times "USC All-American receiver Marqise Lee practiced Tuesday for the first time since suffering a knee injury more than two weeks ago and said he would be ready to play Saturday against Notre Dame. "I'm coming around pretty good" said Lee who participated in most of the 21/2-hour workout. "By..." October 17

  • Marqise Lee injures knee, helped off field in USC loss "USC may have lost more than their head coach Saturday night. All-American wide receiver Marqise Lee had to be helped off the field by his teammates after injuring his left knee in the Trojans 62-41 loss to Arizona State. Lee was tackled by multiple Sun Devils on a fourth quarter punt return and..." September 29

  • USC star wideout Marqise Lee day to day with bone bruise "USC fans can exhale again. The Trojans' star wideout Marqise Lee has only suffered a bone bruise and is day to day coach Lane Kiffin said after Saturday night's practice. "It's great news" Kiffin said adding that he expects Lee back at practice soon. Kiffin said the past 24 hours of seeing..." August 11

  • Marqise Lee injured, leaves USC practice "USC fans may be holding their breath Saturday as they wait on word on a potential injury to All-American wide receiver Marqise Lee. The reigning Biletnikoff Award winner took a fall in practice Friday after catching a long pass from quarterback Cody Kessler. Lee stayed down on the field before..." August 10

  • NFL Draft 2014: Jadeveon Clowney, Marqise Lee Among Best NFL Draft Prospects

    Huffington Post "Now that the 2013 NFL Draft is in the rearview mirror, let's take a look ahead to some of the bigger names that could comprise the early rounds of the 2014 draft next April. Since I cover college football for the National Football Post and because there are 32 first-round picks each year in the..." May 03

  • The Next Class: 2014 NFL Draft "It’s never too early to peek ahead at the next class, especially when it comes to the popular NFL Draft. This time next year all 32 pro franchises will be clamoring for South Carolina defensive end Jadeveon Clowney. He’s a freaky good edge guy that at this point looks like the clear cut No. 1..." May 03

  • ESPN Draft Analyst Todd McShay Ranks 2014 Draft Prospects "AJ McCarron won't be the No. 1 quarterback available in the 2014 NFL Draft. He isn't in the top three, in fact. Yet the Alabama star is rated in the middle of a noted draft expert's list of the top 32 prospects. ESPN's Todd McShay lists McCarron at No. 15. Three Crimson Tide players are..." May 03

  • 2014 NFL Draft top 64 big board

    SB Nation "The two positions combined, the first round of the 2013 NFL Draft featured just one quarterback and running back. In the 2014 NFL Draft, don't expect that to happen again. South Carolina junior defensive end Jadeveon Clowney gets all the attention, and rightly so. On film, he's the most..." May 03

2014 NFL Draft Projections

# Team Player School/Team
1 Texans Blake Bortles UCF
2 Rams* Greg Robinson Auburn
3 Jaguars Jadeveon Clowney South Carolina
4 Browns Johnny Manziel Texas A&M
5 Raiders Sammy Watkins Clemson
6 Falcons Khalil Mack Buffalo
7 Buccaneers Mike Evans Texas A&M
8 Vikings Teddy Bridgewater Louisville
9 Bills Eric Ebron North Carolina
10 Lions Justin Gilbert Oklahoma State

Draft order yet to be confirmed. Pick order based on current standings.


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