Veteran receiver who stepped into the tight end position as a senior and finished third on the team in receiving.
Third on the team with a career-best 347 yards and 31 receptions (also a career-high)... Saw his career-best streak of 11 conscecutive games with a reception end vs. Tulane... Reached new single game bests with six catches for 78 yards vs. Navy... Caught his first TD of the season, a 29-yarder from Ryan Lewis vs. Tulsa (Lewis' first career TD pass)... Has six career TD passes, five of them in televised games (four on CBS College, one on ESPNU)... Grabbed five passes at Oklahoma State... Made his return to the starting lineup at UAB for the first time since the Texas game in `08
Backup to James Casey at the Y receiver (tight end) who closed his season in rousing fashion, catching a pair of touchdown passes in the Owls' win over Houston in the Bayou Bucket ... hauled in a career-long, 53-yard scoring pass from Chase Clement for his first score and then caught a three-yard jump pass from Casey for his second ... two of his three TDs on the year came on short passes from Casey (Tulsa and Houston).
One of nine Owls to reach double figures in receptions, finishing with 13 for 156 yards and one touchdown ... 12.0 yards per catch average was third on the team among receivers with more than 10 catches ... caught a career-high four passes, good for 40 yards, at Baylor ... caught three passes for 58 yards at Texas, including a career-best 39-yarder ... caught three against Houston, including his first touchdown of the season ... caught a pair for 17 yards vs. Tulane.
Pressed into varsity duty after Will Moss was injured ... did not play in the opener against Houston, but then played in 11 straight games, including one start against UAB ... did not make a catch in his first three games, then caught nine passes over the last eight games, finishing with 112 receiving yards ... caught a 20-yard touchdown from Chase Clement against Army for his first career catch ... caught a season-high three for 45 yards against Tulane, including a season-best, 23-yarder.
Grapevine High School
2006 graduate of Grapevine High between Dallas and Fort Worth ... two-year starter for coach Gary Mullins ... member of the northeast Tarrant County super team and the All-DFW second team as a wide receiver ... shared the offensive MVP award for the Mus- tangs ... All-District 5-5A pick ... had 66 catches for 1,003 yards and 10 TDs as a senior, and 95 for 1,450 yards and 16 scores for his varsity career ... also competed for Grapevine in track and basketball ... honorable mention all-district in basketball as a junior ... carried a 3.758 GPA (5.0 scale) ... named to Who's Who Among American High School Students, and active in both the FCA and Students Standing Strong ... also recruited by Houston, Tulane, SMU, Iowa, Wyoming, Louisiana-Monroe and UTEP.
Full Name: Addison Taylor Wardlow ... Born: Oct. 22, 1987, at Tem- ple ... Parents: Brad and Tammy Wardlow, Grapevine (one brother) ... Rice major: Sport Management ... Sid Richardson College
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