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Greg Little
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Team: North Carolina Tar HeelsHeight: 6-3 Born: 5/30/1989
Position: WRWeight: 215 Hometown: Durham, NC
Class-Eligibility: Sr-Sr


Scouting Report
Little was ruled ineligible for his entire senior season at North Carolina for receiving extra benefits - a development that surely diminished his draft value but also could make him a steal for some team in the middle or later rounds. He has been publicly apologetic about his mistake, and proved he stayed in top condition during his hiatus with a fantastic performance at the NFL combine. Little performed 27 reps in the bench press - three more than any other wide receiver. His 40.5-inch vertical leap ranked fourth at the position, while he also placed among the leaders in the 60-yard shuttle. As his bench press accomplishment indicates, Little is extremely strong for a wide receiver, and also provides a big target. While he doesn't possess the sort of speed needed to be a true deep threat, he does have a decent burst off the line. Little caught 62 passes for 724 yards and five touchdowns as a junior in 2009, concluding with the Meineke Car Care Bowl, where he scored the Tar Heels' only two TDs in a 19-17 loss to Pittsburgh. Little's game lacked some polish as a junior, so he will be a project for whichever team drafts him. However, his showing at the combine virtually ensures that he will get drafted.

Career Rushing/Receiving Stats

Year Team G Rush Yds Yd/Rush TDs Rec Yds Yd/Rec TDs
2007 UNC  11 59 300 5.1 2 13 99 7.6 1
2008 UNC  13 78 339 4.3 3 11 146 13.3 0
2009 UNC  13 29 166 5.7 1 62 724 11.7 5
Career   37 166 805 4.8 6 86 969 11.3 6

Career Returning Stats

Year Team G Punt Returns Yds Avg TDs Kick Returns Yds Avg TDs
2007 UNC  11 0 0 - 0 11 145 13.2 0
2008 UNC  13 0 0 - 0 5 141 28.2 0
2009 UNC  13 0 0 - 0 11 222 20.2 0
Career   37 0 0 - 0 27 508 18.8 0

Offensive Logs

  Passing Rushing Receiving
Date Opp Cmp Att Yds Pct TDs Int Long Car Yds Avg TDs Long Rec Yds Avg TDs Long
9/5/2009 Cit 0 0 0 - 0 0 - 1 9 9.0 0 9 2 31 15.5 1 21
9/12/2009 @ UConn 0 0 0 - 0 0 - 3 4 1.3 0 4 8 45 5.6 0 15
9/19/2009 ECU 0 0 0 - 0 0 - 0 0 - 0 - 5 59 11.8 0 34
9/26/2009 @ GaTech 0 0 0 - 0 0 - 1 -7 -7.0 0 0 2 24 12.0 0 13
10/3/2009 UVa 0 0 0 - 0 0 - 0 0 - 0 - 8 63 7.9 0 23
10/10/2009 GaSo 0 0 0 - 0 0 - 0 0 - 0 - 2 8 4.0 0 5
10/22/2009 FlaSt 0 0 0 - 0 0 - 4 48 12.0 1 27 6 60 10.0 0 31
10/29/2009 @ VaTech 0 0 0 - 0 0 - 6 38 6.3 0 23 4 58 14.5 1 19
11/7/2009 Duke 0 0 0 - 0 0 - 4 12 3.0 0 10 3 26 8.7 0 13
11/14/2009 Mia-Fl 0 0 0 - 0 0 - 3 11 3.7 0 9 2 35 17.5 1 29
11/21/2009 @ BC 0 0 0 - 0 0 - 4 15 3.8 0 11 7 69 9.9 0 21
11/28/2009 @ NCSU 0 0 0 - 0 0 - 2 5 2.5 0 3 6 159 26.5 0 62
12/26/2009 Pitt 0 0 0 - 0 0 - 1 31 31.0 0 31 7 87 12.4 2 18

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