B.J.
Cunningham
#85 Wide Receiver
B.J.
Cunningham
#85 Wide Receiver
Height 6'2
Weight 211 lbs
Birth Date (Age) 1989-05-29 (30)
Born Columbus, OH
School Michigan State
Status AMER
Receptions 27
Yards 345
Touchdowns 1
Average 12.8

Transactions

2015:  Signed with the Montreal Alouettes on July 28

2014:  Signed with the Chicago Bears on Nov.12

2012:  Signed to the Philadelphia Eagles practice squad on Aug. 1.

2012:  He signed a four-year $2, 2 million contract, including a $106 000 signing bonus with the Miami Dolphins. He was released on August 31st.

Drafted by the Miami Dolphins (RD6, 183) of the 2012 NFL Draft on May.

Career

2018: Cunningham missed four games in the 2018 season but was still a significant contributor to the Alouettes’ attack catching 52 passes for 631 yards and 3 touchdowns.
2017: In 2017, Cunningham had the best season of his career, catching 69 passes for 1,128 yards and 4 touchdowns.
2016: Cunningham played in seventeen games with the Montreal Alouettes, sixteen of them as a starter. He scored four receiving touchdowns, another one on a run and also crossed the goal line to complete a two-point conversion. He finished fourth on the team in yards from scrimmage and combined yards with 880. He had his best game with seven catches in Hamilton, against the Tiger-Cats, on September 16.
2015: In only eight games with the Alouettes, Cunningham amassed 308 receiving yards and scored four touchdowns in his very first CFL season. Two of those touchdowns were scored against the Eskimos, in Edmonton, on November 1.

College

After attending Westerville South High School in Ohio, where he had tremendous success, Cunningham entered the Michigan State Spartans program and rewrote their record book. He established marks for pass receptions (218) and receiving yards (3,086). He also ranks second in career TD receptions with 25.

 

 

Honours & Notables

Honours:
2011: 
Second-team All-Big Ten
2010: Big Ten Champion

 

Milestones:
1st game: 
20-09-2015 vs WPG
1st reception: 20-09-2015 vs WPG
1st receiving TD: 12-10-2015 vs TOR

 

In one game:
Receiving TD:
2 | 01-11-2015 @ EDM
Receptions:  5 | 08-11-2015 vs SSK (twice)

 

 

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Seasons

Receiving

YEAR TEAM GP REC ATT YDS YAC TD AVG LG
2015
MTL 8 23 38 308 - 4 13.4 48
2016
MTL 17 65 99 855 239 4 13.2 42
2017
MTL 18 69 120 1128 330 4 16.3 65
2018
MTL 14 52 85 631 208 3 12.1 48
2019
MTL 6 27 38 345 95 1 12.8 45
Total
63 236 380 3267 872 16 13.8 65

Rushing

YEAR TEAM GP CAR YDS TDS AVG LG
2015
MTL 8 0 0 0 0.0 0
2016
MTL 17 4 25 1 6.3 13
2017
MTL 18 6 39 0 6.5 21
2018
MTL 14 4 17 0 4.3 15
2019
MTL 6 0 0 0 0.0 0
Total
63 14 81 1 5.8 21

Punt Returns

YEAR TEAM GP PR YDS AVG LG TD
2015
MTL 8 0 0 0.00 0 0
2016
MTL 17 0 0 0.00 0 0
2017
MTL 18 4 30 7.50 11 0
2018
MTL 14 0 0 0.00 0 0
2019
MTL 6 0 0 0.00 0 0
Total
63 4 30 7.5 11 0

Game Log

Receiving

DATE WEEK OPP REC ATT YDS TD AVG LG
06-14
1 EDM 7 9 96 1 13.7 27
06-28
3 HAM 8 10 93 0 11.6 16
07-04
4 HAM 2 3 67 0 33.5 45
07-13
5 OTT 6 7 64 0 10.7 28
08-02
8 OTT 4 8 25 0 6.3 16
08-09
9 SSK 0 1 0 0 0.0 0
Total
27 38 345 1 15.2 132

Rushing

DATE WEEK OPP CAR YDS TD AVG LG
06-14
1 EDM 0 0 0 0.0 0
06-28
3 HAM 0 0 0 0.0 0
07-04
4 HAM 0 0 0 0.0 0
07-13
5 OTT 0 0 0 0.0 0
08-02
8 OTT 0 0 0 0.0 0
08-09
9 SSK 0 0 0 0.0 0
Total
0 0 0 0.0 0

Punt Returns

DATE WEEK OPP PR YDS AVG LG TD
06-14
1 EDM 0 0 0.00 0 0
06-28
3 HAM 0 0 0.00 0 0
07-04
4 HAM 0 0 0.00 0 0
07-13
5 OTT 0 0 0.00 0 0
08-02
8 OTT 0 0 0.00 0 0
08-09
9 SSK 0 0 0.00 0 0
Total
0 0 0.0 0 0