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Michael Calvin
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Michael Calvin 1260586
Position: Wide Receiver
Height: 6'3"
Weight: 215
Year: Redshirt Senior
Hometown: San Lorenzo, CA
High School: San Lorenzo HS
Experience: 3 Letters

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AFTER CAL: Agreed to terms on an undrafted free agent contract with the Atlanta Falcons on May 1, 2012 ... posted an eye-opening time of 4.32 in the 40-yard dash at Cal's 2012 Pro Day that was faster than any player at the 2012 NFL Combine ... added impressive marks in the broad jump (11' 1") and vertical jump (40.5") that would have tied for the best and tied for the fourth-best at the 2012 combine, respectively.

CAL CAREER (Career Stats): Played in 37 games with 10 starts, totaling 42 receptions for 528 receiving yards and one touchdown catch ... added three tackles, a forced fumble and a blocked kick, as well as one rush for -13 yards ... wore No. 84 for his first three seasons with the program from 2007-09 before changing to No. 11 for his two seasons in 2010 and `11.

2011 (Game-by-Game Stats): Had his most productive season at Cal with career highs of 20 receptions, 269 receiving yards and one touchdown reception ... had at least one catch in 10 of the 12 games he played ... had season highs of four catches and 49 receiving yards against Utah, while also adding his lone tackle of the campaign ... added three catches at Colorado (42 yards), at Oregon (36 yards) and vs. USC (21 yards), when he also had a 13-yard loss on a rush ... had a pair of catches for 32 yards against Oregon State, including his first career touchdown on a 19-yard touchdown reception from Zach Maynard in the first quarter to give Cal a 7-3 lead ... had the longest catch of his career for 38 yards on his only grab at UCLA ... also had single catches vs. Presbyterian (22 yards), at Washington (16 yards), in the Holiday Bowl vs. Texas (nine yards) and vs. Fresno State (four yards).

2010 (Game-by-Game Stats): Played in a career-high-tying 12 games with three and starts contributing 13 receptions and 147 receiving yards ... caught a season-high-tying three passes twice at Arizona (season-high 31 yards) and in the season finale vs. Washington (29 yards) ... added a pair of catches both vs. Stanford (25 yards) and at Washington State (seven yards) ... posted his longest catch of the season when he pulled down a 26-yarder for his only catch at USC ... also had single catches at Nevada (18 yards) and vs. Arizona State (11 yards) ... registered a forced fumble against Arizona when he stripped Robert Golden after the Wildcats defensive back had picked off a Kevin Riley pass on Cal's final drive of a 10-9 loss, but Golden recovered his own fumble and Arizona ran out the remainder of the clock.

2009 (Game-by-Game Stats): Played in 10 games, including his first career start vs. Arizona, with one reception for nine yards coming against Washington State.

2008 (Game-by-Game Stats): Played in four of the first five games off the bench with at least one catch in each contest before suffering a season-ending knee injury in practice ... made eight catches for 103 yards ... posted the best game of his career at Maryland with career highs of five catches and 69 receiving yards, including a season-long 23-yard reception ... added one reception each vs. Arizona State (18 yards), at Washington State (12 yards) and vs. Colorado State (four yards).

2007: Redshirted ... did not play ... earned Scout Team Player of the Year honors on offense.

HIGH SCHOOL: A SuperPrep All-American choice and All-Far West team selection ... rated No. 25 among the nation's wide receivers by Scout ... Rivals ranked him No. 58 in the nation among wide receivers and No. 66 overall in California ... listed on the Long Beach Press-Telegram's Best in the West team ... earned a No. 2 ranking on the 2007 Contra Costa Times "Cream of the Crop" list ... a Prepstar All-West Region choice ... averaged 146 yards of total offense per game while leading his team in receiving, scoring and kicking as a senior ... tallied 39 receptions for 789 yards and nine touchdowns during his 2006 senior year, while also recording five interceptions on defense ... had 27 receptions for 665 yards and 13 touchdown catches as a junior when he earned All-Area and second-team All-Hayward Area Athletic League honors on both sides of the ball (wide receiver and safety) ... had his best game with four touchdowns and 112 receiving yards against San Jose Mission, while also kicking a pair of extra points, snagging an interception and recording 10 tackles.

PERSONAL: Full name is Michael Gregory Calvin ... born June 7, 1989 ... parents are Ricky Robertson and Nancy Lauridsen ... major is sociology.

Receptions: Receptions: 5 (at Maryland, 2008)
Receiving Yards: 69 (at Maryland, 2008)
Receiving TDs: 1 (vs. Oregon State, 2011)
Long Reception: 38 (at UCLA, 2011)
Rushes: 1 (vs. USC, 2011)
Rushing Yards: -13 (vs. USC, 2011)
Long Rush: -13 (vs. USC, 2011)
All-Purpose Yards: 69 (at Maryland, 2008)
Tackles: 1 (three times, last vs. Utah, 2011)
Points: 6 (vs. Oregon State, 2011)

LAST UPDATED: May 16, 2012

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