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Lucky Whitehead

Lucky Whitehead
No. 13 Dallas Cowboys
Position: Wide receiver
Kick returner
Personal information
Date of birth: (1992-06-02) June 2, 1992
Place of birth: Bristow, Virginia
Height: 5 ft 9 in (1.75 m)
Weight: 163 lb (74 kg)
Career information
High school: Osbourn (VA)
College: Florida Atlantic University
Undrafted: 2015
Career history
Roster status: Active
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics
Stats at
Stats at

Rodney "Lucky" Whitehead (born June 2, 1992) is an American football wide receiver for the Dallas Cowboys of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Dean College and Florida Atlantic University before he was signed by the Cowboys as an undrafted free agent. After a successful camp, he was officially a Cowboy on September 4, 2015.


  • Early years 1
  • Professional career 2
    • Dallas Cowboys 2.1
  • References 3
  • External links 4

Early years

Whitehead attended Osbourn High School where he played wide receiver and cornerback, while being named All-Conference as a senior.

He moved on to Dean College, where he played wide receiver and return specialist, receiving All-American and All-Conference honors. In 2013, he transferred to Florida Atlantic University and registered 284 all-purpose yards.

As a senior, he was the team's slot receiver, registering 76 receptions (led the conference) for 706 yards and 6 touchdowns, 21 carries for 210 yards and 2 touchdowns, and a 24.7-yard average on kickoff returns. He had a 73-yard punt return for a touchdown in his last college game against Old Dominion University.

Professional career

Dallas Cowboys

Whitehead was signed as an undrafted free agent by the Dallas Cowboys after the 2015 NFL Draft.[1]


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External links

  • Florida Atlantic bio
  • Dallas Cowboys bio`
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