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Rory Anderson

Rory Anderson
A picture of Rory Anderson.
Anderson in the 2015 NFL preseason.
No. 48 San Francisco 49ers
Position: Tight end
Personal information
Date of birth: (1992-10-02) October 2, 1992
Place of birth: Powder Springs, Georgia
Height: 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)
Weight: 244 lb (111 kg)
Career information
High school: Powder Springs (GA) McEachern
College: South Carolina
NFL draft: 2015 / Round: 7 / Pick: 254
Career history
Roster status: Injured reserve
Career NFL statistics
Stats at NFL.com

Rory C. "Busta" Anderson II (born October 2, 1992) is an American football tight end for the San Francisco 49ers of the National Football League (NFL). He was drafted by the 49ers in the seventh round of the 2015 NFL Draft.[1][2] He played college football at South Carolina.[3]

Contents

  • High School 1
  • College 2
  • Professional Career 3
  • References 4
  • External links 5

High School

Played both football and basketball in high school at Powder Springs (GA) McEachern. As a junior, he helped the basketball team to the state AAAAA quarterfinals as a junior. As a senior, he was captain of the basketball team on the court, and caught 38 passes with 6 touchdowns on the football field.

Football recruiting websites labeled Rory as a high-end valuable 3 star recruit. Rory held over a dozen offers from colleges and ultimately chose South Carolina over schools such as Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia, Illinois, Louisville, Mississippi State, USF, NC State, Cincinnati, and many others.

College

Rory "Busta" Anderson played college football at South Carolina from 2011 through the 2014 season. Although sidelined by injuries during his college career, he finished with 954 yards on 61 catches (15.6 average) and 9 touchdown catches. [4]

Professional Career

Rory was drafted 254 overall in the 7th round with the 37th pick by the San Francisco 49ers of the National Football League (NFL). The San Francisco 49ers also drafted his college teammate Mike Davis (running back) in the 4th round.

References

  1. ^ 49ers 7th-round pick (b): South Carolina’s Rory ‘Busta’ Anderson joins crowded TE corps
  2. ^ San Francisco 49ers Draft South Carolina TE Busta Anderson
  3. ^ Anderson ‘ready to go’ regardless of which team calls for his services
  4. ^ http://www.sports-reference.com/cfb/players/rory-anderson-1.html

External links

  • South Carolina Gamecocks bio
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