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Howard Football’s Ezzard Tabbed CFPA FCS National Performer of the Week




Howard Football’s Ezzard Tabbed CFPA FCS National Performer of the Week 

Junior wideout acknowledged for his remarkable performance versus Delaware State

CHARLESTON, S.C. (October 15, 2018) – The College Football Performance Awards (CFPA) uncovered its top performers from Week Seven in the Football Championship Subdivision (FCS) where Howard University junior wide receiver Jequez Ezzard (College Park, Ga.) was tabbed CFPA FCS National Performer of the Week for his remarkable efforts in the 55-13 victory over Delaware State (DSU) at Greene Stadium. The announcement came Monday morning.

The third-year wideout torched DSU’s secondary, registering 191 receiving yards on four catches with three TDs. As a result, he became the first Bison in school history to produce back-to-back three touchdown games.

Nationally, Ezzard is among the top deep-threats in the country, ranking top 10 in several categories, including receiving yards per game (1st), yards per reception (1st), receiving TDs (3rd) and all-purpose yards (7th).

On the season, he has 28 catches for 737 receiving yards and eight touchdowns.


Other notable performances throughout the nation included quarterbacks Harris Roberts (Furman), Devlin Hodges (Samford), Kurt Rawlings (Yale) and Eli Dunne (Northern Iowa).

To view this week’s and previous CFPA FCS winners, please Click Here.

On Oct. 20, Howard heads to Baltimore where the Morgan State Bears await. Kickoff is scheduled for 7 p.m.


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All information is from Howard’s official press release