Texas' Marquise Goodwin (84) pulls in the game winning touchdown against Oregon State during the second half of the Alamo Bowl held in San Antonio, Texas, on Saturday, Dec. 29, 2012. Texas defeated Oregon State 31-27. Rodolfo Gonzalez / Austin American-Statesman

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Report: Texas Ex Marquise Goodwin headed to 49ers

Posted March 8th, 2017


After four seasons with the Buffalo Bills, Marquise Goodwin is moving west.

According to NFL Network reporter Ian Rapoport, the former Texas football and track and field standout is headed to the San Francisco 49ers.

Goodwin is coming off a career best season in which he made 29 catches for 431 yards and three touchdowns. He also played in 15 games, which is the most action he has seen during an injury-plagued career.

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At Texas, Goodwin amassed 2,776 career all-purpose yards from 2009 to 2012. The Bills selected him 78th overall in the 2013 NFL Draft.

Off the football field, Goodwin won a pair of NCAA long jump championships for the Longhorns and finished 10th in the event at the 2012 London Olympics.

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