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49ers select WR Quinton Patton at No. 128 CBS Sports Louisiana Tech surprised many across the country in 2011, winning seven straight games in October and November, and the Western Athletic Conference title -? the first time they wore that crown since 2001. The Bulldogs lost a close 31-24 game to TCU in the Poinsettia Bowl, but during the broadcast, it came to light that Patton and teammate Adrien Cole...
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April 27, 2013  |  Discuss

San Francisco takes wideout Patton

The 49ers added to the receiving corps with their pick in the fourth round, drafting small-school receiver Quinton Patton, who put up huge numbers in his two seasons for the Bulldogs.
April 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Why Quinton Patton Will Prove To Be Best WR Of 2013 Draft Class

In 1985, four wide receivers were taken in the first round of the NFL Draft. While no one could have known that some guy named Jerry Rice would turn out to be the greatest receiver in NFL history, the class of pass catchers turned out to be “average” at best. Al Toon, Eddie Brown and Jessie Hester did nothing to distinguish themselves as great players.Fast forward 28 years later...
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April 16, 2013  |  Discuss

Quinton Patton Offers Skill Set Reminiscent of Deion Branch, Making Him Perfect Fit for Patriots

Quinton Patton might be the most complete receiver in this year’s draft class, at least according to fellow draftee and Mississippi State cornerback Johnthan Banks. After getting lit up for 11 catches, 87 yards and a touchdown against Patton in 2011, Banks was quoted as saying that Patton was even better than any SEC receiver. “I feel like (Patton) from Louisiana Tech is the...
April 13, 2013  |  Discuss

2013 NFL Draft: WR Quinton Patton Scouting Report

Quinton Patton, wide receiver out of Louisiana Tech, won't wow you with his numbers; he ran a 4.53 at the Combine. But his two seasons at LA Tech should be an indication of what he will do in the NFL.As a junior, he caught 11 touchdowns plus 1,202 yards receiving; as a senior, Patton increased his production to 1,392 yards and 13 touchdowns. The sky is the limit for this talented...
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April 08, 2013  |  Discuss

2013 NFL Draft Scouting Report: Quinton Patton, WR, Louisiana Tech

"Ideal for a West Coast-focused offense that is willing to stretch vertically, Patton developed great chemistry with Colby Cameron at Louisiana Tech, and could develop that quickly at the NFL level to become a quarterback's favorite target, especially on timing routes. With a fun, team-spirited personality, he quickly becomes a favorite in the locker room, but leaves that...
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April 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Seahawks reportedly have some interest in LA Tech WR Quinton Patton

According to Tyler Dunne of the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel, the Seattle Seahawks have been interested in Louisiana Tech wide receiver Quinton Patton since 2011. Quinton had a great season in 2012 after hauling in 104 receptions for 1,392 yards and 13 touchdowns.   Need NFL Tickets? var _CI = _CI || {}; (function() { var script = document.createElement('script'); ref...
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April 06, 2013  |  Discuss

'Llittle things’ led Patton to NFL

MOBILE, Ala. - Louisiana Tech wide receiver Quinton Patton told FOX Sports NEXT that the word for the week at the Senior Bowl was consistency, and there wasn’t another player on the roster that showed as much as he did. Despite the head-turning and play-making, Patton is focused on the next step while honing in on the “little things.”
January 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Louisiana Tech channels George C. Scott to promote WR Quinton Patton.

Your Ricky Stanzi "America, love it or leave it" moment of the day.  You're Louisiana Tech. You have a wide receiver named Quinton Patton who has been named to the Biletnikoff Award watch list. What are you going to do to promote him to voters who usually would focus on players from the BCS conferences? His last name is Patton, so isn't it obvious? You channel...
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July 18, 2012  |  Discuss

La. Tech players donating bowl gifts

Every player on the Louisiana Tech Bulldogs football team have donated their $300 gift cards that they received as gifts for competing in the Poinsettia Bowl to the Make-A-Wish Foundation.

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December 20, 2011  |  Discuss
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