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VooDoo Acquire WR Samora Goodson In A Trade

Wednesday May 1, 2013

 NEW ORLEANS (May 1, 2013) – The New Orleans VooDoo have acquired wide receiver Samora Goodson in a trade with the San Jose SaberCats for future considerations, announced the VooDoo front office on Wednesday, May 1.

So far this season, Goodson has recorded 11 receptions for 134 yards and one touchdown while with the San Jose SaberCats. In 2012, Goodson led the SaberCats in receiving with 114 catches for 1,471 yards and 27 touchdowns. In 2011, as a rookie with the SaberCats, Goodson caught 46 passes for 630 yards and 30 touchdowns. In 2008, Goodson was a member of the SaberCat practice squad before joining the active roster in the post season.

During his collegiate career at Southeast Missouri State, Goodson tallied 37 receptions for 439 yards and four touchdowns in 22 games. He earned All-Western State Conference and All-State honors at Citrus Community College prior to transferring to Southeast Missouri State.

TRANSACTION – The New Orleans VooDoo have acquired WR Samora Goodson in a trade with the San Jose SaberCats for future considerations.


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