Wes Welker, Date of Birth, Place of Birth

    

Wes Welker

American football player

Date of Birth: 01-May-1981

Place of Birth: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, United States

Profession: American football player

Nationality: United States

Zodiac Sign: Taurus

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About Wes Welker

  • Wesley Carter Welker (born May 1, 1981) is a former American football wide receiver who is currently an assistant coach for the San Francisco 49ers of the National Football League (NFL).
  • He played college football for the Texas Tech Red Raiders and was signed by the San Diego Chargers as an undrafted free agent in 2004.
  • Welker went on to also play for the Miami Dolphins, New England Patriots, Denver Broncos, and St.
  • Louis Rams. Despite being undrafted, Welker had a successful career.
  • Only one player in NFL history, Gale Sayers, had more all-purpose yards in his first three NFL seasons than Welker did with the Dolphins; Welker holds the Dolphins' all-time records for total kickoff returns, kickoff return yardage, and total punt returns.
  • Welker also holds the record for most receptions by any undrafted player in NFL history, passing Rod Smith in 2014.
  • He retired with 16,797 all-purpose yards. As a Patriot, Welker led the league in receptions in 2007, 2009, and 2011.
  • Welker holds the four highest single-season reception totals in Patriots' history, as well as four of the top 10 receiving yardage totals, including the franchise record.
  • He also holds the franchise records for most receptions in a single game, most receiving yards in a single game, longest reception, and career receptions.
  • Welker, who had three consecutive 110-reception seasons (and has five total), is the first receiver in NFL history with at least three 110-reception seasons, and the first with five 100-reception seasons.
  • Welker was selected to the Pro Bowl, the All-Pro Team, or both, in every season of his Patriots career.

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