34 Traylon Shead
Traylon Shead


Cayuga, Texas

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6-2 / 230



Junior (2013): Played and started in 4 games, missing the other 8 due to injury...Fourth on the team in rushing with 197 yards and 3 touchdowns on 51 carries...Added 6 receptions for 26 yards. AWARDS: Preseason All-American Athletic Conference Third Team (Athlon Sports).

Enrolled at SMU in January 2013... Will be a junior in 2013... A four-star Scout.com prospect... Was ranked a four-star Rivals.com prospect as a prep; Sophomore (2012 at Navarro): Named an honorable mention All-American... Rushed for team highs in yardage (1,194) and touchdowns (17)... Navarro finished season with No. 4 ranking and a 10-2 record; Freshman (2010-11 at Texas): Redshirted in 2010 and then played for UT against Oklahoma, Oklahoma State, Kansas, Rice and Texas Tech in 2011; Prep: Ranked as the nation's No. 16 running back in the 2010 class... Was an All-American and a three-time first-team All-State and three-time First-Team All-District selection... Earned PARADE All-America honors as a senior... Played in the 2010 U.S. Army All-American Bowl... Finished his career as the state's all-time leader in career TDs (141) and second all-time in rushing yards (10,291 yards)... Twice named the Texas 1A Offensive Player of the Year... Also an all-state performer and four-year letterman in basketball and a four-year letterman in track and field, placing eighth in the 100m dash at the state meet as a junior... Had offers from Texas A&M, TCU, Houston and Baylor.