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Philip Dorsett | Wide Receiver

Team: Miami (FL) Hurricanes
Ht / Wt:  5'9' / 187

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Miami senior WR Phillip Dorsett has been clocked as fast as 4.29 seconds in the 40-yard dash.
He also posted a 10.58 second 100-meter dash last month. "(Dorsett) could be primed for a breakout year if he can limit his drops," according to NFL.com. Dorsett, previously one of Stephen Morris' most reliable receivers, won't be a high pick due to his diminutive 5-foot-9, 185-pound frame, but a good season could convince the NFL that he has a future as a pesky slot receiver. Jun 7 - 9:45 PM
Source: NFL.com

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Miami junior WR Phillip Dorsett will not return in time for Saturday's game against Virginia.

Dorsett suffered a partially torn MCL and the initial prognosis put him at 4-6 weeks. "If he feels good we’re going to give it a run, but it’s not where it needs to be right now," head coach Al Golden said. Dorsett could have been called Stephen Morris' most reliable receiver.
Thu, Nov 21, 2013 12:13:00 PM

Miami junior WR Philip Dorsett was diagnosed with a partially torn MCL.

Hurricanes head coach Al Golden announced that Dorsett will miss four-to-six weeks. Dorsett was hit low by UNC's Jabari Price on a first quarter reverse on Thursday. "Last night it did not look good," Golden said of Dorsett's injury. "We're all relieved and I know he is. We're all disappointed, but he'll go through the adversity and be back. Certainly it could have been far worse." Dorsett could return as soon as November 6th's game against Duke.
Fri, Oct 18, 2013 09:47:00 PM

Miami junior WR Philip Dorsett exited Thursday's game against North Carolina with an apparent left knee injury.

Dorsett was hit low by UNC's Jabari Price on a first quarter reverse. He was helped off the field, led to the locker room, and returned to the sidelines in street clothes and crutches in the second quarter. Dorsett, who hauled in a 68-yard reception before the injury, entered the game as the Hurricanes' third-leading receiver with 11 catches for 204 yards.
Thu, Oct 17, 2013 09:25:00 PM

Miami junior WR Philip Dorsett is considered questionable for the Georgia Tech game with a shoulder injury.

Dorsett has had a disappointing season, totaling seven catches for 138 yards and a touchdown. He is coming off of a 58/842/4 sophomore campaign. Dorsett was called the fastest player on the team, but he isn't earning many chances thus far.
Source: USA Today
Tue, Oct 1, 2013 12:58:00 PM

One Miami teammate told the Herald's Barry Jackson that junior WR Philip Dorsett ran the fastest forty on the team, clocking in under 4.3 seconds.

Sophomore running back Duke Johnson and receiver Herb Waters were reportedly close behind. Teammates added Antonio Crawford is the fastest cornerback. Dorsett is expected to start at receiver for the second straight season after flashing the ability to take a short pass the distance and test defenses vertically.
Sun, Jul 21, 2013 10:26:00 AM