Junior Hemingway biography

Junior Hemingway

Wide receiver, American football player

1988 –


Who is Junior Hemingway?

Kenneth Earl "Junior" Hemingway, Jr. is an American football wide receiver who was drafted by the Kansas City Chiefs in the 2012 NFL Draft. He has completed his redshirt senior season in 2011 for the Michigan Wolverines football team. He led the 2011 team in receptions and receiving yards, and was tied for the lead in receiving touchdowns. Hemingway was the 2010 and 2011 Big Ten Conference leader in yards per reception, ranking third in all of Division I Football Bowl Subdivision as a senior. He received 2011 All-Big Ten honorable mention and was the 2012 Sugar Bowl Most Outstanding Player.

After totaling 593 receiving yards in 2010, Hemingway surpassed this yardage total in his senior season, finishing with a career-best 699 yards. The improvement resulted in Hemingway's league-leading 2010 average of 18.5 yards per reception improving to 20.6 yards per reception in 2011, which was the third-best average per catch in the nation.


Use the citation below to add to a bibliography:


"Junior Hemingway." Biographies.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2020. Web. 4 Dec. 2020. <https://www.biographies.net/people/en/junior_hemingway>.

We need you!

Help us build the largest biographies collection on the web!

Dec 27, 1988
Also known as
  • Kenneth Earl Hemingway, Jr.
  • United States of America
  • University of Michigan
Lived in
  • Conway

on July 23, 2013

Discuss this Junior Hemingway biography with the community: