Career Highlights

  • Selected by Green Bay in the seventh round of the 2017 NFL Draft with the No. 247 overall selection, becoming the first LSU wide receiver to be drafted by the Packers and the first player from LSU to be selected by Green Bay since FB Quinn Johnson (fifth round) in 2009.
  • Became the first LSU wide receiver to be chosen in the NFL Draft since Odell Beckham Jr. (first round, N.Y. Giants), Jarvis Landry (second round, Miami Dolphins) and James Wright (seventh round, Cincinnati Bengals) in 2014.
  • Saw action in 36 games with 19 starts in three years and finished with 98 receptions for 1,609 yards (16.4 avg.) and 11 touchdowns.
  • Registered five 100-yard receiving games during his career.
  • Earned second-team All-Southeastern Conference honors as a junior in 2016 after catching a team-best 41 passes for 593 yards (14.5 avg.) and three TDs (tied for the team lead).
  • Set career highs in receptions (43), receiving yards (698) and receiving TDs (six) in 2015 as a sophomore.
  • Named to the SEC All-Freshman team in 2014 after leading the Tigers with 22.7 yards per reception.
  • Majored in sports administration and business.

HIGH SCHOOL

Attended John Curtis High School in River Ridge, La., where he lettered for four years in football…Ranked as a five-star prospect by 247Sports.com, Rivals.com and Scout.com…Named to the USA Today All-USA first-team offense…Listed as the No. 1 overall wide receiver nationally by ESPN.com and the 17th-best player in the class of 2014…Rated the No. 2 receiver nationally by Rivals and the 15th overall player in the country…Ranked as the No. 2 receiver and the 27th overall player by Scout…Listed as the 30th overall player and No. 3 receiver by 247Sports…Hauled in 34 receptions for 607 yards (17.9 avg.) and six TDs as a senior, helping his team win the Division II state championship…Selected to the Louisiana State Writers Association Class 3A all-state team…Played in the Under Armour All-America Game…Earned 2012 Class 2A first-team all-state honors after recording 36 receptions for 816 yards (22.7 avg.) and 15 TDs as a junior on John Curtis’ undefeated state and national championship team…Member of The Baton Rouge Advocate Super Dozen in 2013…Also lettered four years in both basketball and track and field…Was a state champion in three jumps – triple, long and high – as a junior in 2013.

PERSONAL

Given name Malachi Joshua Dupre…Name is pronounced MAL-uh-kye doo-PREE…Born in New Orleans, La. …Single…Spoke to middle-school and high-school teams while in college…Residence: New Orleans, La.