Marques Colston is a current wide receiver for the New Orleans Saints. Colston holds the NFL record for most receptions in a player’s first two seasons with 168. Helping the Saints achieve victory in Super Bowl XLIV with 7 receptions for 83 yards. Colston is the Saint’s all-time franchise leader in receiving yards, yards from scrimmage, receiving touchdowns, total touchdowns, and total receptions. Colston, attended Hofstra University from 2001-2004.
Colston, a Harrisburg native, was the majority owner of the Harrisburg Stampede who played in the American Indoor Football and the Professional Indoor Football League. Recently, Colston was involved in the College Gridiron Showcase played at UT-Arlington stadium. The game’s goal was to give college kids, especially those from smaller schools, an opportunity to show their football skills to NFL scouts in hope of starting a career in the NFL.
Colston resides in Medford with his wife Emily and their son.