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by: TRIBUNE FILE PHOTO: SAMMIE STROUGHTER - Sammie Stroughter of Oregon State makes a long catch that led to a touchdown in the 2008 Civil War at Reser Stadium.Jan. 3, 1986

Sammie Stroughter

(age 28)

Strougher starred at wide receiver for Oregon State, before being selected by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in the seventh round (No. 233 overall) in the 2009 NFL draft.

He was born in Vallejo, Calif.

Strougher caught 60 passes for 639 yards and one touchdown in 34 games over four seasons with Tampa Bay.

He also averaged 27.7 yards on 34 kickoff returns, with one TD, and 8.4 yards on 16 punt returns.