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  • Fri., Apr. 25, 2014 11:00AM - 12:30PM EDT Colts In Motion - Plainfield Elementary Schools Walkathon

    Colts In Motion is a 42-foot-long travelling museum full of interactive Colts history and memorabilia. It is free of charge and sure to take your event to the next level. There is no better way to show your Colts pride than to feature Colts In Motion at your next event.

  • Sat., Apr. 26, 2014 10:00AM EDT Colts In Motion - Indy Mutt Strut

    Colts In Motion is a 42-foot-long travelling museum full of interactive Colts history and memorabilia. It is free of charge and sure to take your event to the next level. There is no better way to show your Colts pride than to feature Colts In Motion at your next event.

  • Sun., Apr. 27, 2014 10:00AM - 5:00PM EDT Colts In Motion - WTHR Health & Fitness Expo

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  • Wed., Apr. 30, 2014 7:00PM - 8:30PM EDT Colts In Motion - Lakeview Ironman Tailgate Party

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  • Sat., May. 03, 2014 2:00PM - 4:00PM EDT Colts In Motion - Orchard in Bloom

    Colts In Motion is a 42-foot-long travelling museum full of interactive Colts history and memorabilia. It is free of charge and sure to take your event to the next level. There is no better way to show your Colts pride than to feature Colts In Motion at your next event.

  • Sun., May. 04, 2014 1:00PM - 3:00PM EDT Colts In Motion - Indiana Deaf School PTCO Day

    Colts In Motion is a 42-foot-long travelling museum full of interactive Colts history and memorabilia. It is free of charge and sure to take your event to the next level. There is no better way to show your Colts pride than to feature Colts In Motion at your next event.

  • Wed., May. 07, 2014 12:00PM - 2:00PM EDT Colts In Motion - Salvation Army Red Kettle Cookout

    Colts In Motion is a 42-foot-long travelling museum full of interactive Colts history and memorabilia. It is free of charge and sure to take your event to the next level. There is no better way to show your Colts pride than to feature Colts In Motion at your next event.

  • Fri., May. 09, 2014 6:00PM - 9:00PM EDT Official Draft Party On Friday, May 9, fans can attend the team’s Official Drafty Day Party, sponsored in part by Bud Light and 1070 The Fan, to catch coverage of the draft at Colts Grille from 6-9 p.m.
  • Sat., May. 10, 2014 10:00AM - 2:00PM EDT Colts In Motion - Chase 500 Festival Kids' Day

    Colts In Motion is a 42-foot-long travelling museum full of interactive Colts history and memorabilia. It is free of charge and sure to take your event to the next level. There is no better way to show your Colts pride than to feature Colts In Motion at your next event.

  • Tue., May. 13, 2014 6:30PM - 8:30PM EDT Colts In Motion - Messiah Lutheran Bible Study

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Players

Donnie Avery
WR #11
Height:
5-11
Weight:
200
College:
Houston
Hometown:
Houston, TX
Experience:
5
Receiving
YearTeamGRecYdsAvgYds/GLongTD20+40+1stFUM
TOTAL 71 203 2,685 13.2 37.8 69 14 38 12 123 3
2013 KC 16 40 596 14.9 37.3 51 2 10 3 25 1
2012 IND 16 60 781 13 48.8 48 3 9 4 37 1
2011 TEN 8 3 45 15 5.6 23 1 2 0 3 0
2009 STL 16 47 589 12.5 36.8 50 5 9 1 28 1
2008 STL 15 53 674 12.7 44.9 69T 3 8 4 30 0
Rushing
YearTeamGAttAtt/GYdsAvgYds/GTDLng1st1st%20+40+FUM
TOTAL 71 20 0.3 114 5.7 1.6 1 37 4 20 1 0 0
2013 KC 16 2 0.1 6 3 0.4 0 4 0 -- 0 0 0
2012 IND 16 4 0.3 9 2.3 0.6 0 7 0 -- 0 0 0
2011 TEN 8 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2009 STL 16 4 0.3 30 7.5 1.9 0 15 1 25 0 0 0
2008 STL 15 10 0.7 69 6.9 4.6 1 37T 3 30 1 0 0
Kick Return
YearTeamGRetYdsAvgLngTD20+40+FCFUM
TOTAL 71 2 40 20 21 0 1 0 0 1
2013 KC 16 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2012 IND 16 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2011 TEN 8 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2009 STL 16 1 19 19 19 0 0 0 0 1
2008 STL 15 1 21 21 21 0 1 0 0 0
Defensive
YearTeamGTotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntTDsYdsAvgLng
TOTAL 71 5 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -- 0
2013 KC 16 0 -- -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- --
2012 IND 16 2 2 0 0 0 0 -- -- -- -- --
2011 TEN 8 0 -- -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- --
2009 STL 16 0 -- -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- --
2008 STL 15 3 3 0 0 0 0 -- -- -- -- --
Fumbles
YearTeamGFUMLostFFOWN FROPP FROWN YDSOPP YDSTDOOBSftyTB
TOTAL 71 4 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2013 KC 16 1 1 -- -- -- -- -- 0 0 0 0
2012 IND 16 1 0 0 -- -- -- -- 0 0 0 0
2011 TEN 8 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 0 -- -- --
2009 STL 16 2 2 -- -- -- -- -- 0 0 0 0
2008 STL 15 -- -- 0 1 -- 0 -- 0 -- -- --

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Career Transactions:

  • Signed by the Colts as an unrestricted free agent on March 26, 2012.
  • Signed as a free agent by the Tennessee Titans on September 28, 2011.
  • Released by the Rams on September 3, 2011.
  • Originally selected by the St. Louis Rams in the second round (33rd overall) of the 2008 NFL Draft.

 

Pro Career:

  • In 39 career games (28 starts), has totaled 103 receptions for 1,308 yards (12.7 avg.), a long catch of 69 yards and nine touchdowns. Also contributed with 14 rushes for 99 yards and one touchdown on a 37-yard scamper.
  • In 2009, led the Rams in receiving with 589 yards on 47 catches, which included a team-leading five touchdowns.
  • As a rookie in 2008, ranked second on the Rams with 674 yards.
  • Was the first wide receiver selected in the 2008 NFL Draft.

 

2011 (TITANS):

  • In his first season with the Titans, competed in eight games and totaled three receptions for 45 yards and one touchdown, all of which came in the season finale at Houston (1/1).

 

2010 (RAMS):

  • With the Rams, was placed on Injured Reserve with a knee injury prior to the start of the regular season.

 

2009 (RAMS):

  • Started at wide receiver in all 16 games and finished the season as the team leader in receiving yards (589) on 47 catches. Also added a team-leading five touchdowns.
  • Caught five passes for a season-high 87 yards and one touchdown against Minnesota (10/11).
  • Totaled two catches for 58 yards, including a season-long 50-yard reception against Indianapolis (10/25).
  • Recorded the first multiple-touchdown game of his career with two scores on four receptions for 67 yards against New Orleans (11/15).
  • Tallied his 100th career reception while adding 23 receiving yards vs. San Francisco (1/3).

 

2008 (RAMS):

  • Played in 15 games (12 starts) and finished second on the team with 53 catches for 674 yards and tied for the team lead with three receiving touchdowns.
  • His 53 catches were the second-most by a Rams rookie receiver behind Eddie Kennison’s 54 in 1996.
  • Also added one rushing touchdown on a 37-yard gain.
  • Returned one kickoff for 21 yards in his NFL debut against the New York Giants (9/14).
  • Scored his first career NFL touchdown on a 37-yard rush against Buffalo (9/28).
  • Posted his first career receiving touchdown on a 42-yard catch against Dallas (10/19).
  • Tallied six catches for a career-high 163 yards and one touchdown at New England (10/26). His 69-yard catch was a career-best while his receiving yardage total was the third-most by a Rams rookie in franchise history.
  • Notched 93 receiving yards on nine receptions at San Francisco (11/16).

 

College:

  • Became the fifth player in University of Houston history to amass over 4,000 all-purpose yards (4,213) in a career.
  • Ranked fourth in Houston history with 210 career receptions and is only the third player in school history to gain over 3,000 receiving yards (3,289) in a career.
  • Led Conference USA and ranked fourth in the nation with 112.0 receiving yards per game as a senior. His 1,456 receiving yards ranked second in school history and set a conference record.
  • As a senior in 2007, earned consensus All-Conference USA first-team honors, adding second-team honors as a return specialist.
  • Became the first player in Conference USA history to gain more than 300 receiving yards in a game when he posted 346 yards against Rice (10/13/07). His 427 all-purpose yards in that game set a school and conference record and ranked fifth in NCAA history.
  • In his 2008 pre-draft workout at the Houston Pro Day, ran the 40-yard dash in 4.27 seconds.
  • Majored in sports administration.

 

Personal:

  • Attended Hastings High School in Alief, Texas and was named a unanimous first-team all-district selection as both wide receiver and return specialist in his senior season.
  • As a senior, caught 36 passes for 502 yards and two touchdowns to lead the District 19-5A receivers in 2002.
  • Has one daughter, Dionna Avery, and one son, Donnie Avery Jr.
  • Born in Houston.
  • GP/GS (Playoffs): 39/28 (0/0)

Career Transactions:

  • Signed by the Colts as an unrestricted free agent on March 26, 2012.
  • Signed as a free agent by the Tennessee Titans on September 28, 2011.
  • Released by the Rams on September 3, 2011.
  • Originally selected by the St. Louis Rams in the second round (33rd overall) of the 2008 NFL Draft.

 

Pro Career:

  • In 39 career games (28 starts), has totaled 103 receptions for 1,308 yards (12.7 avg.), a long catch of 69 yards and nine touchdowns. Also contributed with 14 rushes for 99 yards and one touchdown on a 37-yard scamper.
  • In 2009, led the Rams in receiving with 589 yards on 47 catches, which included a team-leading five touchdowns.
  • As a rookie in 2008, ranked second on the Rams with 674 yards.
  • Was the first wide receiver selected in the 2008 NFL Draft.

 

2011 (TITANS):

  • In his first season with the Titans, competed in eight games and totaled three receptions for 45 yards and one touchdown, all of which came in the season finale at Houston (1/1).

 

2010 (RAMS):

  • With the Rams, was placed on Injured Reserve with a knee injury prior to the start of the regular season.

 

2009 (RAMS):

  • Started at wide receiver in all 16 games and finished the season as the team leader in receiving yards (589) on 47 catches. Also added a team-leading five touchdowns.
  • Caught five passes for a season-high 87 yards and one touchdown against Minnesota (10/11).
  • Totaled two catches for 58 yards, including a season-long 50-yard reception against Indianapolis (10/25).
  • Recorded the first multiple-touchdown game of his career with two scores on four receptions for 67 yards against New Orleans (11/15).
  • Tallied his 100th career reception while adding 23 receiving yards vs. San Francisco (1/3).

 

2008 (RAMS):

  • Played in 15 games (12 starts) and finished second on the team with 53 catches for 674 yards and tied for the team lead with three receiving touchdowns.
  • His 53 catches were the second-most by a Rams rookie receiver behind Eddie Kennison’s 54 in 1996.
  • Also added one rushing touchdown on a 37-yard gain.
  • Returned one kickoff for 21 yards in his NFL debut against the New York Giants (9/14).
  • Scored his first career NFL touchdown on a 37-yard rush against Buffalo (9/28).
  • Posted his first career receiving touchdown on a 42-yard catch against Dallas (10/19).
  • Tallied six catches for a career-high 163 yards and one touchdown at New England (10/26). His 69-yard catch was a career-best while his receiving yardage total was the third-most by a Rams rookie in franchise history.
  • Notched 93 receiving yards on nine receptions at San Francisco (11/16).

 

College:

  • Became the fifth player in University of Houston history to amass over 4,000 all-purpose yards (4,213) in a career.
  • Ranked fourth in Houston history with 210 career receptions and is only the third player in school history to gain over 3,000 receiving yards (3,289) in a career.
  • Led Conference USA and ranked fourth in the nation with 112.0 receiving yards per game as a senior. His 1,456 receiving yards ranked second in school history and set a conference record.
  • As a senior in 2007, earned consensus All-Conference USA first-team honors, adding second-team honors as a return specialist.
  • Became the first player in Conference USA history to gain more than 300 receiving yards in a game when he posted 346 yards against Rice (10/13/07). His 427 all-purpose yards in that game set a school and conference record and ranked fifth in NCAA history.
  • In his 2008 pre-draft workout at the Houston Pro Day, ran the 40-yard dash in 4.27 seconds.
  • Majored in sports administration.

 

Personal:

  • Attended Hastings High School in Alief, Texas and was named a unanimous first-team all-district selection as both wide receiver and return specialist in his senior season.
  • As a senior, caught 36 passes for 502 yards and two touchdowns to lead the District 19-5A receivers in 2002.
  • Has one daughter, Dionna Avery, and one son, Donnie Avery Jr.
  • Born in Houston.
  • GP/GS (Playoffs): 39/28 (0/0)