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Ricky
Collins Jr.
#3 Wide Receiver
Ricky
Collins Jr.
#3 Wide Receiver
Height 6'0
Weight 198 lbs
Birth Date (Age) 1992-03-05 (26)
Born Tyler, TX
School Texas A&M-Commerce
INT / NAT INT
Receptions 60
Yards 611
Touchdowns 2
Average 10.2

Born: March 5, 1993 – Tyler, Texas
2019:  Years as a Lion: 2nd   Years in CFL: 4th   Status: International
Career Games: 32   Playoffs: 1   Grey Cup: 0

 

Acquired:
Ricky signed as a free agent with the Lions in February of 2018.

 

Highlights:
2018: Ricky had a nice debut season with the Lions in 2018, finishing amongst the team leaders in receptions and receiving yards. He caught 60 passes for 611 yards and a pair of scores through 17 games. Ricky’s best game of the season occurred on September 7 against the Ottawa RedBlacks when he registered 10 receptions for 105 yards and a touchdown. He also showed well in the postseason, leading the Leos with five receptions for 95 yards against the Hamilton Tiger-Cats in the East Division Semi-Final.

 

2017: Ricky appeared in one game for the Saskatchewan Roughriders before being shipped to the Hamilton Tiger-Cats in mid-August.

 

2016: Collins signed as a free agent with the Saskatchewan Roughriders in May and preceded to play in 14 games, starting 13 times as a rookie. He registered 48 receptions for 720 yards and two touchdowns while adding four punt returns for 41 yards, eight kickoff returns for 151 yards, and one missed field goal for 38 yards. Ricky made his CFL debut on June 30 vs. Toronto.

 

2015: The Green Bay Packers signed Ricky as an undrafted free agent.

 

College:
2010-2014: Ricky played two seasons at Kilgore Junior College before transferring to Midwestern State University in 2012. After one season with the Mustangs, Ricky transferred again – this time to Texas A&M-Commerce. He spent his final two years of school with Texas A&M-Commerce. Ricky caught 64 passes for 1,187 yards and 14 touchdowns in 2014 for the Lions. He was named 2014 All-Lone Conference and a D2Football.com All-American.

 

Personal:
A general studies major in College, Ricky enjoys spending his free time hanging out with his children. He lists The Great Gatsby as his favourite film and binge watches The Blacklist whenever possible. Ricky was a high school star under the Friday night lights in Tyler, TX, earning First Team All-District 11-5A and First Team Tyler Telegraph All-East honours in 2009.

Seasons

Receiving

YEAR TEAM GP REC YDS YAC TD AVG LG
2016
SSK 14 48 720 233 2 15.0 54
2017
SSK 1 0 0 0 0 0.0 0
2018
BC 17 60 611 180 2 10.2 39
Total
32 108 1331 413 4 12.3 54

Rushing

YEAR TEAM GP CAR YDS TDS AVG LG
2016
SSK 14 0 0 0 0.0 0
2017
SSK 1 0 0 0 0.0 0
2018
BC 17 1 10 0 10.0 10
Total
32 1 10 0 10.0 10

Punt Returns

YEAR TEAM GP PR YDS AVG LG TD
2016
SSK 14 4 41 10.3 34 0
2017
SSK 1 1 1 1 1 0
2018
BC 17 6 25 4.2 10 0
Total
32 11 67 6.1 34 0

Kickoff Returns

YEAR TEAM GP KOR YDS AVG LG TD
2016
SSK 14 8 151 18.9 27 0
2017
SSK 1 0 0 0 0 0
2018
BC 17 1 21 21 21 0
Total
32 9 172 19.1 27 0

Missed FG Returns

YEAR TEAM GP NO YDS AVG LG TD
2016
SSK 14 1 38 38 38 0
2017
SSK 1 0 0 0 0 0
2018
BC 17 0 0 0 0 0
Total
32 1 38 38.0 38 0

Game Log

Receiving

DATE WEEK OPP REC YDS TD AVG LG
06-16
1 MTL 2 17 0 8.5 13
06-29
3 EDM 2 37 0 18.5 34
07-07
4 WPG 4 25 0 6.3 12
07-14
5 WPG 3 30 0 10.0 12
07-20
6 OTT 6 81 1 13.5 39
08-04
8 CGY 3 33 0 11.0 16
08-09
9 EDM 4 31 0 7.8 12
08-25
11 SSK 5 41 0 8.2 21
09-07
13 OTT 10 105 1 10.5 33
09-14
14 MTL 6 49 0 8.2 14
09-22
15 HAM 4 54 0 13.5 32
09-29
16 HAM 2 37 0 18.5 27
10-06
17 TOR 0 0 0 0.0 0
10-13
18 CGY 1 6 0 6.0 6
10-19
19 EDM 1 35 0 35.0 35
10-27
20 SSK 3 2 0 0.7 5
11-03
21 CGY 4 28 0 7.0 9
11-11
22 HAM 5 95 0 19.0 34
Total
65 706 2 11.9 354

Rushing

DATE WEEK OPP CAR YDS TD AVG LG
06-16
1 MTL 0 0 0 0.0 0
06-29
3 EDM 0 0 0 0.0 0
07-07
4 WPG 0 0 0 0.0 0
07-14
5 WPG 0 0 0 0.0 0
07-20
6 OTT 0 0 0 0.0 0
08-04
8 CGY 0 0 0 0.0 0
08-09
9 EDM 0 0 0 0.0 0
08-25
11 SSK 1 10 0 10.0 10
09-07
13 OTT 0 0 0 0.0 0
09-14
14 MTL 0 0 0 0.0 0
09-22
15 HAM 0 0 0 0.0 0
09-29
16 HAM 0 0 0 0.0 0
10-06
17 TOR 0 0 0 0.0 0
10-13
18 CGY 0 0 0 0.0 0
10-19
19 EDM 0 0 0 0.0 0
10-27
20 SSK 0 0 0 0.0 0
11-03
21 CGY 0 0 0 0.0 0
11-11
22 HAM 0 0 0 0.0 0
Total
1 10 0 10.0 10

Punt Returns

DATE WEEK OPP PR YDS AVG LG TD
06-16
1 MTL 0 0 0 0 0
06-29
3 EDM 0 0 0 0 0
07-07
4 WPG 0 0 0 0 0
07-14
5 WPG 0 0 0 0 0
07-20
6 OTT 4 23 5.8 10 0
08-04
8 CGY 1 6 6 6 0
08-09
9 EDM 0 0 0 0 0
08-25
11 SSK 0 0 0 0 0
09-07
13 OTT 0 0 0 0 0
09-14
14 MTL 0 0 0 0 0
09-22
15 HAM 0 0 0 0 0
09-29
16 HAM 0 0 0 0 0
10-06
17 TOR 0 0 0 0 0
10-13
18 CGY 1 -4 -4 -4 0
10-19
19 EDM 0 0 0 0 0
10-27
20 SSK 0 0 0 0 0
11-03
21 CGY 0 0 0 0 0
11-11
22 HAM 0 0 0 0 0
Total
6 25 0.0 10 7.8

Kickoff Returns

DATE WEEK OPP PR YDS AVG LG TD
06-16
1 MTL 0 0 0 0 0
06-29
3 EDM 0 0 0 0 0
07-07
4 WPG 0 0 0 0 0
07-14
5 WPG 0 0 0 0 0
07-20
6 OTT 1 21 21 21 0
08-04
8 CGY 0 0 0 0 0
08-09
9 EDM 0 0 0 0 0
08-25
11 SSK 0 0 0 0 0
09-07
13 OTT 0 0 0 0 0
09-14
14 MTL 0 0 0 0 0
09-22
15 HAM 0 0 0 0 0
09-29
16 HAM 0 0 0 0 0
10-06
17 TOR 0 0 0 0 0
10-13
18 CGY 0 0 0 0 0
10-19
19 EDM 0 0 0 0 0
10-27
20 SSK 0 0 0 0 0
11-03
21 CGY 0 0 0 0 0
11-11
22 HAM 0 0 0 0 0
Total
1 21 0.0 21 21

Missed FG Returns

DATE WEEK OPP PR YDS AVG LG TD
06-16
1 MTL 0 0 0 0 0
06-29
3 EDM 0 0 0 0 0
07-07
4 WPG 0 0 0 0 0
07-14
5 WPG 0 0 0 0 0
07-20
6 OTT 0 0 0 0 0
08-04
8 CGY 0 0 0 0 0
08-09
9 EDM 0 0 0 0 0
08-25
11 SSK 0 0 0 0 0
09-07
13 OTT 0 0 0 0 0
09-14
14 MTL 0 0 0 0 0
09-22
15 HAM 0 0 0 0 0
09-29
16 HAM 0 0 0 0 0
10-06
17 TOR 0 0 0 0 0
10-13
18 CGY 0 0 0 0 0
10-19
19 EDM 0 0 0 0 0
10-27
20 SSK 0 0 0 0 0
11-03
21 CGY 0 0 0 0 0
11-11
22 HAM 0 0 0 0 0
Total
0 0 0.0 0 0