High School: A two-way, all-state performer for Florida A&M ... Made 30 receptions for 724 yards and eight touchdowns from his wide receiver position ... Averaged 24.1 yards per catch ... Defensively, tallied 35 tackles and a pair of forced fumbles from the secondary ... Also netted five interceptions and 10 pass breakups ... Returned one pick 70 yards for a TD ... Turned in notable special teams play as well, scoring on an 80-yard blocked kick return ... Helped lead squad to post-season play (regional finals) as a senior ... Selected to the All-FCA District and All-Big Bend units ... Chosen as the 1B Player-of-the-Year (Tallahassee district) ... Selected as a finalist for the "Mr. Football 1B Award" ... In addition to a pair of football letters, also participated in the Baby Rattlers' track and basketball programs ... Earned two varsity football letters ... Posted a 4.4 time in the 40-yard dash ... Vertical leap ability was measured at 37.0 inches ... Came from same prep program that produced NFL players Sam Madison (Miami Dolphins), Earl Holmes (Detroit Lions) and Taylor Jacobs (Washington Redskins) ... Coach was Ira Reynolds.
Personal: Full name is Travis Marques Simmons ... Born September 14, 1987 at Tallahassee, Fla. ... Undecided on exact college major but is interested in the sport management field.