Jared Dangerfield


West Palm Beach, Fla.

High School:
Royal Palm Beach

Last College:
Fort Scott

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 200


Jared  Dangerfield


Four First Team Hilltoppers Highlight Phil Steele Preseason All-Conference Selections

All seven returning starters on offense picked up an All-Conference selection.


Red Defeats White 52-40 in Annual Football Spring Game

Brandon Doughty threw for 256 yards on 18-of-24 passing with two touchdowns.


Spring Football Preview: Wide Receivers

The Tops begin spring practice March 17.


Hilltopper Football Top Moments: No. 1 WKU Topples Undefeated Marshall

WKU snapped Marshall's bid at a perfect season and secured an FBS bowl bid for the second time in school history.


Popeye's Bahamas Bowl Postgame Notes

Western Kentucky vs. Central Michigan

   Dangerfield In the News

2014 Second Team All-Conference USA
2014 Second Team All-Conference USA (Phil Steele)

Career Game Highs:

  • Receptions - 10 vs. Bowling Green (8/29/14)
  • Yards - 117 atMarshall (11/28/14)
  • Touchdowns - 2 (Twice)

2014 (Jr.): Dangerfield wasted little time making his mark on Hilltopper Football history, becoming the program's single-season receptions leader with 69 in his first season on The Hill. Dangerfield also tied the school record for touchdown receptions in a season with 11. He finished second in C-USA in touchdown receptions and tied for 13th nationally while his receptions per game (5.3) and receiving yards per game (63.5) were both fifth-most in the league. Dangerfield made his Hilltopper debut with 10 catches for 92 yards and a pair of scores in a win over Bowling Green. He started all 13 games and finished the year with a team-high 825 yards, recording at least three receptions in 10 games and 70 yards or more in seven. Dangerfield had a pair of 100-yard games, going for 107 on seven catches at Middle Tennessee and a season-high 117 on eight catches and two touchdowns at Marshall. Dangerfield's final touchdown of that game was the game-tying catch in the back of the endzone in overtime, leading to WKU's successful two-point conversion attempt. Dangerfield tallied six touchdowns over the final four games, including two each against UTSA and Marshall. Before WKU: In nine games for Fort Scott Community College, Dangerfield caught 43 passes for 690 yards and eight touchdowns for coach Curtis Horton. He was named First-Team All-Jayhawk Conference. He was rated as the No. 85 overall prospect on the ESPN JC100 and the No. 15 JUCO WR and a three-star recruit while 247Sports.com ranked him as a three-star recruit and the No. 21 JUCO WR nationally. HS/Misc.: Dangerfield caught 34 passes for 543 yards and four touchdowns as a senior at Royal Palm Beach High for coach Darren Studstill.


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