Follow Data Points on NFL.comShannon Sharpe was a seventh-round draft choice in 1990 from Savannah State who would eventually become a three-time Super Bowl champion with the Broncos and Ravens. Even more significant is that Sharpe was one of the first to represent the current breed of NFL tight ends.The eight-time Pro Bowler is the eighth tight end to be enshrined in the Pro Football Hall of Fame, and his numbers dwarf those of his seven predecessors. Sharpe’s 815 receptions are 153 more than Ozzie Newsome, and his 10,060 yards are 2,080 more than Newsome...http://blogs.nfl.com/2011/08/03/data-points-most-career-receptions-by-a-tight-end/