TEArthur Lynch

Georgia — SEC
  • Height: 6'5"
  • Weight: 254
  • Hometown: Dartmouth, Mass.
  • Age: 23

Bio

2013 (SENIOR): Appeared in 12 games, making 11 starts, and had 30 receptions for 459 yards and five touchdowns ... Accepted invitation to play in Senior Bowl … Elected as team’s permanent offensive captain … Set a career-high with six catches for 69 yards in his final game in the TaxSlayer.com Gator Bowl … Had four catches, including a career-high two TD receptions, vs. Kentucky ... Tied his career-high with four receptions for 75 yards and a touchdown at No. 7 Auburn ... Missed the App. State game with an injury ... Named one of the team captains for the Clemson and South Carolina games ... Caught three passes for 40 yards vs. No. 6 LSU ... Recorded career-highs in receptions (5) and receiving yards (85) and added a touchdown catch vs. North Texas ... Caught three passes for 26 yards and a touchdown vs. No. 6 South Carolina ... One of the country’s top-10 returning tight ends in 2012 season receiving yards ... Named to preseason watch list for the Mackey Award ... Named to Athlon All-America Preseason Second Team, SI.com Preseason All-America Second Team, Preseason Media Days All-SEC First Team, Lindy’s Preseason All-SEC First Team, Athlon Preseason All-SEC First Team, Phil Steele’s Preseason All-SEC First Team and Sporting News Preseason All-SEC Team ... Earned Athletic Director’s Honor Roll distinction for spring semester ... Recipient of the Don Leebern, Jr. & Don Leebern, III Scholarship and the Frank G. Lumpkin, Jr. Football Scholarship.

2012 (JUNIOR): Appeared in 14 games making 13 starts, and had 24 receptions for 431 yards and three touchdowns .. Named to Phil Steele All-SEC Third Team ... Recipient of team's Most Improved Player award ... Had three catches for 37 yards and a touchdown vs. No. 16 Nebraska ... Tied career-high with three catches for 50 yards, and also completed a pass on a fake punt for 16 yards that led to a touchdown vs. No. 2 Alabama ... Tied his career-high with three catches for 68 yards, including a career-long 49 yard catch, vs. Georgia Southern ... Had three catches for 29 yards at Auburn ... Caught two passes for 32 yards at Kentucky ... Recorded a career-high 75 yards receiving on three catches vs. Tennessee ... Set career-highs in receptions (3) and receiving yards (73) and scored first career-touchdown on a 36-yard catch vs. Florida Atlantic ... Named offensive recipient of the True Grit Award at the conclusion of spring practice ... Recipient of the Don Leebern, Jr. & Don Leebern, III Scholarship and the Frank. G. Lumpkin Football Scholarship.

 

2011 (SOPHOMORE): Appeared in 14 games making one start ... Recipient of the Frank G. Lumpkin Football Scholarship.

 

2010: Redshirted and was named to SEC Academic Honor Roll ... Recipient of the Mr. & Mrs. Minter and Michael J. Faherty Football Scholarship ... Earned Athletic Director's Honor Roll distinction for spring semester ... Caught two passes for 51 yards and a TD in G-Day game.

 

2009 (FRESHMAN): Appeared in 11 games with one start ... Athletic Director's Honor Roll for summer and fall semesters and earned Dean's List in summer semester ... Recipient of James G. Minter and Michael J. Faherty Football Scholarship.

 

HIGH SCHOOL: Dartmouth, coached by Richard White ... PrepStar All-America team ... SuperPrep All-American and All-New England teams ... 2008 Under Armour All-America High School Football Game participant ... named to Massachusetts All-State Team as a senior ... rated as a four-star prospect by Rivals.com and ranked as No. 2 TE prospect in the country and #1 overall prospect in Massachusetts ... Scout.com four-star prospect ranked as #5 TE prospect and #108 overall prospect in the country ... as a senior, had 16 catches for 249 yards and three touchdowns ... as a junior, caught 10 balls for 160 yards and two touchdowns to go along with 63 tackles and four sacks ... Senior class president and freshman counselor.

 

PERSONAL: ARTHUR LYNCH ... Born June 17, 1990 ... Major: History.