Wide Receiver Stonum Dismissed from U-M Football Team
Receptions: 9, vs. Iowa (Oct. 16, 2010)
Yards: 121, vs. Massachusetts (Sept. 18, 2010)
Touchdowns: 2, vs. Massachusetts (Sept. 18, 2010)
Long: 66, vs. Massachusetts (Sept. 18, 2010)
Returns: 7, vs. Indiana (Sept. 26, 2009)
Yards: 218, vs. Indiana (Sept. 26, 2009)
Touchdowns: 1, vs. Notre Dame (Sept. 12, 2009)
Long: 94, vs. Notre Dame (Sept. 12, 2009)
At Michigan ... three-year letterman ... started 25 of his 36 games played during his career ... caught 76 passes for 1,008 yards and scored six touchdowns in his career ... surpassed 1,000 career receiving yards against Mississippi State (Jan. 1, 2011) ... returned 62 kickoffs for 1,538 yards and one touchdown ... set U-M season kickoff return marks with 39 returns for 1,001 yards in 2009 ... enrolled at the University of Michigan in January 2008 and participated in spring drills.
Senior (2011) ... Sugar Bowl champion ... redshirted.
Junior (2010) ... earned third varsity letter ... played all 13 contests and started 12 games at wide receiver ... second-leading receiver with 49 catches for 633 yards and four touchdowns ... returned 22 kickoffs for 513 yards ... caught a team-high five passes for 34 yards and had a 19-yard kick return vs. Connecticut (Sept. 4) ... made four receptions for 33 yards and returned four kickoffs for 101 yards at Notre Dame (Sept. 11) ...caught a team-high three catches for a career-high 121 yards and two touchdowns vs. Massachusetts (Sept. 18)...registered a career-long 66-yard touchdown reception en route to his first collegiate multi-touchdown game vs. Massachusetts ... grabbed three passes for 38 yards and returned three kickoffs for 49 yards in start vs. Bowling Green (Sept. 25) ... started at wideout and kick returner in Big Ten opener at Indiana (Oct. 2), returning four kicks for 83 yards ... made start at wide receiver and saw action at kick returner vs. Michigan State (Oct. 9), returning two kicks for 35 yards ... caught a career-high nine passes for 97 yards in start vs. Iowa (Oct. 16) ... caught one pass for seven yards at Penn State (Oct. 30) ... posted four receptions for 47 yards and a touchdown in start vs. Illinois (Nov. 6) ... registered the game-tying touchdown to force overtime on a nine-yard reception with under two minutes remaining in regulation ... had one kickoff return for a season-long 61 yards to set up a Michigan field goal late in the first half against the Fighting Illini ... posted two receptions for 17 yards in start against Purdue (Nov. 13). ... collected four passes for 99 yards and a touchdown in start vs. Wisconsin (Nov. 20) ... scored on a 24-yard reception along the right sidelines for Michigan's first touchdown ... also returned four kickoffs for 103 yards against the Badgers ... hauled in a game-high seven receptions for 81 yards in start at Ohio State (Nov. 27) ... caught seven passes for 59 yards in start vs. Mississippi State (Jan. 1) in the Gator Bowl.
Sophomore (2009) ... earned second varsity letter ... played in all 12 games and started three contests at wide receiver ... caught 13 passes for 199 yards and one touchdown ... returned 39 kickoffs for 1,001 yards and one touchdown ... became the first player in school history to gain 1,000 return yards in a season ... played at wide receiver and contributed on special teams vs. Western Michigan (Sept. 5), returning one kickoff for 20 yards ... made start at wide receiver and played on special teams vs. Notre Dame (Sept. 12), tallying four receptions for 54 yards ... took a kickoff 94 yards for a touchdown on his only return for the game early in the second quarter against the Irish ... his kickoff return was the sixth-longest in school history ... started at wide receiver and kick returner vs. Eastern Michigan (Sept. 19), recording one reception for 10 yards and three returns for 60 yards ... played wide receiver and kick returner vs. Indiana (Sept. 26), returning seven kicks for 218 yards with a long of 45 yards ... fell three yards short of breaking the school record for most kickoff return yards in a single game (221)... matched the second-best total for kickoff returns in a single game in U-M history, falling one short of the record (8) ... set career highs with 97 receiving yards on five receptions at Michigan State (Oct. 3) ... had a 60-yard career long touchdown reception against the Spartans ... returned three kickoffs for 60 yards vs. MSU ... caught one pass for nine yards in start at wide receiver against Iowa (Oct. 10) ... returned five kickoffs for 91 yards against the Hawkeyes ... grabbed one ball for 19 yards and had a 28-yard kickoff return vs. Delaware State (Oct. 17) ... played wide receiver and kick returner vs. Penn State (Oct. 24), returning two kickoffs for 42 yards ... returned two kickoffs for 32 yards at Illinois (Oct. 31) ... lined up at wideout against the Illini ... appeared at wide receiver and kickoff returner vs. Purdue (Nov. 7), returning five kickoffs for 158 yards ... broke Steve Breaston's season kickoff return marks with performance against the Boilermakers ... returned six kickoffs for 135 yards and played wide receiver at Wisconsin (Nov. 14) ... had a 10-yard reception and returned three kickoffs for 63 yards vs. Ohio State (Nov. 21).
Freshman (2008) ... earned first varsity letter ... started 10 games at wide receiver ... played in 11 contests at wideout ... caught 14 passes for 176 yards and one touchdown ... made career debut vs. Utah (Aug. 30), earning starting nod at wide receiver ... collected a five-yard reception against the Utes ... started and grabbed one pass for eight yards vs. Miami (Sept. 6) ... started and snagged three passes for career-high 35 yards at Notre Dame (Sept. 13) ... snared a 30-yard career long reception against the Irish ... started at wide receiver vs. Wisconsin (Sept. 27) ... did not dress vs. Illinois (Oct. 4) ... played wide receiver vs. Toledo (Oct. 11) ... snagged two passes for nine yards at Penn State (Oct. 18) ... had a five-yard reception in start vs. Michigan State (Oct. 25) ... gained 61 yards on two catches and scored first career touchdown at Purdue (Nov. 1) ... crossed the goal line on a 51-yard catch-and-run in the second quarter against the Boilermakers ... the 51-yard pass from Steven Threet was the longest of the season for the Wolverines ... made a 10-yard catch at Minnesota (Nov. 8) ... caught two passes for 10 yards vs. Northwestern (Nov. 15) ... had a 33-yard catch-and-run in start at Ohio State (Nov. 22).
Prep ... attended John Foster Dulles High School (2008) coached by Jim Creech ... Key Statistics ...finished career with 94 receptions for 1,910 yards and 26 touchdowns ... caught 39 passes for 591 yards and scored three touchdowns as a senior ... also rushed the ball 29 times for 175 yards and scored one TD senior year ... made 49 receptions for 1,078 yards and scored 16 touchdowns as a junior ... took two of his seven punt returns for touchdowns junior year ... had seven punt returns for 223 yards (31.9 avg.) as a junior ... Honors and Rankings ... PrepStar All-American and the 65th-best player in the country according to the publication ... participated in the Under Armour All-American game ... four-star prospect, nation's seventh-best wide receiver and the fifth-best player in the state of Texas according to Rivals.com ... rated as the 41st-best prospect in the country by Rivals.com and selected as the second-best wideout after the catch ... four-star prospect and the 12th-best wide receiver nationally according to Scout.com ... rated as the 71st-best overall player nationally on the ESPN 150 rankings ... picked as the No. 79 player in the country by Tom Lemming ... named the No. 18 prospect in the Big 12 Region and the No. 45 offensive player in the nation by G&W Recruiting Report ... named to the Houston Touchdown Club's first team as a senior ... Associated Press honorable mention all-state as a junior and senior... first-team all-district, first-team junior all-state and second-team all-state as a junior and senior... named district MVP junior and senior years ... Other Sports ... varsity letterman in track ... ran in five events including the 100 meter, 200 meter, 400 meter, 4x200-meter relay and the 4x400-meter relay.
Personal ... Darryl Cornell Stonum was born February 14, 1990 ... high school teammate of U-M linebacker Brandon Herron and cornerback Troy Woolfolk ... enrolled in the College of Literature, Science and the Arts, majoring in general studies.