Sean McVay

Sean McVay

Player Profile

RS Senior

Marietta, GA

High School:

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 183

Wide Receiver

One of only two returning RedHawk receivers to tally at least 20 receptions in his career ... slated to start at Miami's interior receiver spot ... tough individual who possesses impressive short-area quickness and reliable hands ... could be called upon to throw the ball in option situations ... has earned two MU varsity letters.

Totaled 20 receptions to rank third on the team, despite splitting time at the interior receiver spot ... totaled four receptions each at Purdue (Sept. 9) and versus Kent State (Sept. 16) ... recorded a season-high 52 yards receiving, including a career-long 21-yard reception, versus the Boilermakers ... also totaled five rushes on the year and contributed as a kick returner, returning 11 kicks for an average of 20.3 yards per return ... finished season with four catches in loss to Ohio (Nov. 24).

Played in the first five games of the season as a kick returner and reserve wide receiver ... totaled four returns for 62 yards, one reception for six yards and also rushed the ball once for two yards before suffering a season-ending injury in a loss at Northern Illinois.


Four-year starter at Marist High School as a quarterback and defensive back ... was the first player in school history to amass 1,000 yards rushing and passing in consecutive seasons ... totaled 2,600 yards rushing and 40 touchdowns on the ground during his career ... also passed for 2,500 yards and 18 touchdowns ... led the War Eagles to a 26-3 record .... paced Marist to a 14-1 record and state title as a senior ... named the Georgia 4A Offensive Player of the Year ... coached by Alan Chadwick.

Born January 24, 1986 ... son of Tim and Cindy McVay ... grandfather, John McVay, played football at Miami and later went on to be general manager for the San Francisco 49ers ... uncle, John, played on two Miami bowl teams in the mid-70s ... father played football at Indiana ... majoring in sports studies.

Single-Game Bests
Receptions: 4 (three times), last vs. Ohio, 2006
Receiving Yards: 52 at Purdue, 2006
Receiving Touchdowns: --
Long Reception: 21 at Purdue, 2006
Kick Returns: 6 at Akron, 2006
Kick Return Yards: 122 at Akron, 2006
Long Kick Return: 27 at Akron, 2006