Deshon Foxx
Deshon Foxx


Lynchburg, Va.

High School:

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 173

Wide Receiver



Foxx Signs With Seattle Seahawks

Deshon Foxx becomes fifth Husky senior to have professional opportunity.


Huskies Shine On NFL Timing And Testing Day

Byron Jones and Geremy Davis were among the impressive UConn performers.


Husky Football Awards Show Held On Friday

The 2014 team built a solid foundation for the future of the program.


UConn Building A Championship Foundation

The Huskies will learn from Saturday's game vs. Cincinnati.


UConn Upsets First Place UCF, 37-29

Foxx, who normally plays wide receiver, ran the Huskies option package, carrying the ball 11 times, including a 68-yard touchdown run.


2014 Husky Football Award Show

2014 Husky Football Award Show


UConn @ Army

Football, USATSI Gallery -- 11/8/14


UConn @ Tulane -- USATSI

Football, 10/11/14


UConn vs Temple

UConn vs Temple Football


UConn vs Stony Brook

UConn vs Stony Brook Football

2014: Started all 12 games at wide receiver...also saw time at quarterback...finished the season with 716 all-purpose yards, with 23 carries for 203 yards and 30 receptions for 384 yards...returned 10 punts for 81 yards and three kicks for 48 yards...had UConn's longest rush, reception and punt return, accounting for each of his three touchdowns...posted a 72-yard punt return for a touchdown against Stony Brook (Sept. 6)...caught six passes for 107 yards vs. Boise State (Sept. 13)...rushed three times for 30 yards vs. Temple (Sept. 27)...caught four balls for 120 yards, including an 88-yard touchdown, at No. 18 East Carolina (Oct. 23)...rushed 11 times for 102 yards with a 68-yard score in the win over UCF (Nov. 1)...hauled in six balls for 54 yards at Army (Nov. 8)...finished the year with five carries for 68 yards vs. SMU (Dec. 6).

2013: Played in all 12 games, starting 11 at wide receiver...posted 43 catches for 534 yards and two touchdowns, adding 59 yards rushing and averaged 18.2 yards on 10 kickoff returns...ended the season with back-to-back 100-yard receiving games...went for nine catches and 117 yards vs. Rutgers (Nov. 30)...exploded for 11 catches, 137 yards and two touchdowns, all career-bests, vs. Memphis (Dec. 7)...caught four passes for 54 yards vs. Maryland (Sept. 14)...hauled in five balls for 60 yards vs. No. 14 Michigan (Sept. 21)...had a career-high 49 yard catch at Buffalo (Sept. 28)...caught five passes for 61 yards at Cincinnati (Oct. 19), also posting his season-high with a 28 yard kick return.

2012: Saw action in first seven games of the season before having season-ending surgery...Had two special teams tackles on the season - one vs. Buffalo (Sept. 29) and another vs. Temple (Oct. 13).

2011: Played in seven games ... Totaled three carries for 15 yards ... Carried the ball twice for 13 yards, including a season-long nine yards against Fordham (Sept. 3).

High School: Team captain who earned Associated Press Group AA All-State honors ... Named All-Area by the (Lynchburg, Va.) News and Advance ... Scored 29 touchdowns as a senior ... Team went 12-2 during his senior year and advanced to state Division III semifinals.

Personal Profile: Deshon Cameron Foxx ... Born Nov. 27, 1992 ... A sociology major.


Receptions: 11, vs. Memphis, 12/7/13

Receiving Yards: 137, vs. Memphis, 12/7/13

Touchdowns: 2, vs. Memphis, 12/7/13