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Darrius Heyward-Bey
WR #85
Height:
6-2
Weight:
219
Age:
27
College:
Maryland
Hometown:
Silver Spring, MD
Experience:
6

Quick Stats (2014):

REC
3
YDS
33
AVG
11
TDS
0
Career Stats
SeasonTeamGamesReceivingRushingFumbles
GGSRecYdsAvgLongTDAttYdsAvgLngTDFUMLost
TOTAL 172 2,413 14 69 12 11 109 9.9 30 0 3 3
2014 PIT 15 1 3 33 11 17 0 -- -- -- -- -- 1 1
2013 IND 16 11 29 309 10.7 27 1 3 26 8.7 30 0 -- --
2012 OAK 15 14 41 606 14.8 59 5 2 16 8 20 0 -- --
2011 OAK 15 14 64 975 15.2 58 4 -- -- -- -- -- 1 1
2010 OAK 15 14 26 366 14.1 69T 1 4 48 12 30 0 1 1
2009 OAK 11 11 9 124 13.8 24 1 2 19 9.5 20 0 -- --
Recent Games
WKOppResultReceivingRushingFumbles
RecYdsAvgLngTDAttYdsAvgLngTDFUMLost
1 CLE W 30-27 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2 @BAL L 6-26 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
3 @CAR W 37-19 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
4 TB L 24-27 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
5 @JAC W 17-9 1 0 -- 0 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- --
6 @CLE L 10-31 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
7 HOU W 30-23 1 17 17 17 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- --
8 IND W 51-34 1 16 16 16 0 -- -- -- -- -- 1 1
9 BAL W 43-23 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
10 @NYJ L 13-20 0 0 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- --
11 @TEN W 27-24 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
13 NO L 32-35 0 0 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- --
14 @CIN W 42-21 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
15 @ATL W 27-20 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
16 KC W 20-12 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --

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Biography

Darrius Heyward-Bey
Wide Receiver

PRO (78-64/1-0): Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Darrius Heyward-Bey signed a one-year contract with the Steelers on April 2, 2014…declared a free agent on March 11, 2014…signed a one-year contract with the Indianapolis Colts on April 1, 2013…released by the Oakland Raiders on March 12, 2013…signed a contract with Oakland on July 30, 2009…originally selected by Oakland in first round (seventh overall) of the 2009 NFL Draft.

Darrius Heyward-Bey
Wide Receiver

PRO (78-64/1-0): Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Darrius Heyward-Bey signed a one-year contract with the Steelers on April 2, 2014…declared a free agent on March 11, 2014…signed a one-year contract with the Indianapolis Colts on April 1, 2013…released by the Oakland Raiders on March 12, 2013…signed a contract with Oakland on July 30, 2009…originally selected by Oakland in first round (seventh overall) of the 2009 NFL Draft.

2014 (6-0): Darrius Heyward-Bey saw action on special teams in the first six contests.

  • 9/7 vs. Cleveland: Saw action on special teams in his Steelers debut.
  • 9/11 at Baltimore: Saw action at WR in place of injured WR Antonio Brown…also saw action on special teams.
  • 9/21 at Carolina: Saw action in his 75th career game…drew a pass interference penalty that set the Steelers up at the Panthers’ 33-yard line…the drive resulted in a field goal.
  • 10/5 at Jacksonville: Caught his first career pass as a Steeler.

2013 (16-11/1-0): Appeared in a career-high 16 games and made 11 starts for the Colts…finished the season with 29 receptions for 309 yards and one touchdown…also contributed three special teams tackles…played in the AFC Wild Card Game against Kansas City but was inactive for the Divisional Playoff Game at New England.

  • 9/8 vs. Oakland: Started at WR…caught three passes for 33 yards, including two for first downs on scoring drives in the first and fourth quarters.
  • 9/22 at San Francisco: Caught a season-high five passes for 59 yards.
  • 10/20 vs. Denver: Finished with four receptions for 44 yards and one touchdown…tied a career-long with a 30-yard rush.
  • 11/24 at Arizona: Caught three passes for 22 yards and scored on a two-point conversion in the fourth quarter.
  • AFC Wild Card Game 1/4 vs. Kansas City: Made his postseason debut and finished with one special teams tackle.

2012 (15-14): Appeared in 15 games for Oakland and matched a career-high with 14 starts…recorded 41 receptions for 606 yards and a career-best five touchdowns…also carried twice for 16 yards.

  • 9/23 vs. Pittsburgh: Caught two passes for 14 yards and hauled-in his first touchdown of the season.
  • 10/21 vs. Jacksonville: Caught four passes for a season-high 85 yards, including a 59-yard reception.
  • 10/28 at Kansas City: Had one reception for 32 yards which went for a touchdown.
  • 11/11 at Baltimore: Elected a game-week captain…tied a season-high with five receptions for 82 yards, including a 55-yard touchdown in the first half.
  • 12/6 vs. Denver: Matched a season-high with five receptions for 82 yards and a 56-yard touchdown reception.
  • 12/30 at San Diego: Caught his career-best fifth touchdown pass of the season on a nine-yard reception…finished with two catches for 12 yards.

2011 (15-14): Appeared in 15 games and tied his career high with 14 starts…established career highs with 64 receptions for 975 yards, both of which led the Raiders…also hauled-in four touchdowns…finished the season with three 100-yard receiving games…caught at least four passes in 11 games…finished the last four games of the season with 26 receptions for 433 yards and two touchdowns.

  • 10/2 vs. New England: Registered 115 yards on four receptions, including a season-long 58-yard reception…marked his second career 100-yard receiving game.
  • 10/9 at Houston: Caught seven passes for 99 yards and added a 34-yard touchdown reception in the second quarter.
  • 10/16 vs. Cleveland: Finished with six catches for 82 yards.
  • 10/23 vs. Kansas City: Caught five passes for 89 yards…registered at least five receptions for the third straight game…marked his fourth consecutive contest with at least 80 receiving yards.
  • 12/4 at Miami: Finished with three catches for 23 yards and one touchdown.
  • 12/11 at Green Bay: Caught five passes for 78 yards.
  • 12/18 vs. Detroit: Registered a career-high 155 receiving yards on eight catches, including a 43-yard touchdown reception.
  • 12/24 at Kansas City: Finished the game with four catches for 70 yards…his 53-yard reception in overtime helped set-up the game-winning field goal.
  • 1/1 vs. San Diego: Set a career-high with nine receptions and totaled 130 yards and one touchdown.

2010 (15-14): Played in 15 games and set a career high with 14 starts…caught 23 passes for 366 yards and one touchdown…also carried four times for 48 yards.

  • 9/19 vs. St. Louis: Caught a season-high six passes for 80 yards.
  • 10/31 vs. Seattle: Finished with a season-high 105 yards on five catches, including a 69-yard touchdown reception…marked his first career 100-yard receiving game…also registered a career-long 30-yard rush.
  • 12/26 vs. Indianapolis: Recorded 40 receiving yards on four catches.

2009 (11-11): Started all 11 games in which he played…inactive for the last five games of the season…finished with nine catches for 124 yards and one touchdown…also rushed twice for 19 yards.

  • 9/14 vs. San Diego: Started at WR in his NFL debut…along with WR Louis Murphy, became the first rookie receiver duo to start an NFL game since 2000 and the third since 1997.
  • 9/20 at Kansas City: Registered his first career catch for 18 yards.
  • 10/25 vs. N.Y. Jets: Set season highs with two receptions for 28 yards, including a season-long 24 yard reception.
  • 11/26 at Dallas: On Thanksgiving Day, matched a season-high with two catches for 21 yards and registered his first career touchdown reception.

COLLEGE: Appeared in 38 games at Maryland, starting 35…two-time all-Atlantic Coast Conference performer (2006, 2008) and first-team Freshman All-America selection from The Sporting News and Rivals.com…also earned honorable mention All-America honors from Pro Football Weekly in 2007…finished his career ranked second in school history with 2,089 receiving yards and third in school history with 138 receptions…his 13 career touchdown receptions ranked third on the school’s all-time list and his four 100-yard receiving performances tied for sixth in school annals…finished his career ranked 17th in school history with 2,403 all-purpose yards despite never returning a punt or a kickoff…caught at least one pass in 34 of his 38 collegiate contests…American studies major. 2008: Started all 12 games in which he played…earned honorable mention all-ACC honors from the AP/ACSMA…named the team’s offensive MVP…led the team and finished ninth in the ACC with 609 receiving yards…rushed for 202 yards, which was among the most in the nation by FBS wide receivers…finished second on the team with six touchdowns (five receiving, one rushing) and third on the team with 811 all-purpose yards…had a career-long 76-yard run against Clemson, which was the longest by a Maryland player since 2003…finished with a career-high 11 receptions for a season-best 101 yards to go along with a touchdown against Wake Forest…with 443 receiving yards against North Carolina, he became just the third Maryland player to surpass 2,000 career receiving yards. 2007: Started all 13 games…honorable mention All-America choice at wide receiver by Pro Football Weekly...led the team in receptions (51) and receiving yards (786)...fourth-leading rusher on the team (107 yards)...his 51 receptions tied for 10th on Maryland's all-time single-season list, while his 786 receiving yards ranked seventh. 2006: Played in all 13 games and made 10 starts…earned first-team Freshman All-America honors from The Sporting News and Rivals.com…earned second-team all-ACC honors…named to the all-Freshman ACC team by The Sporting News…led the team with 45 receptions and posted a Terps' freshman record 694 receiving yards...the receiving yards ranked ninth on the Maryland all-time single-season list and third on the ACC’s all-time freshman single-season chart…also led the team with five touchdown receptions…broke the school record with a 96-yard touchdown reception against Miami…earned the team’s Freshman of the Year award. 2005: Redshirted.

PERSONAL: Graduate of McDonogh High School (Owings Mills, Md.)…three-year letterwinner and two-year starter at wide receiver and outside linebacker…finished with 47 catches for 821 yards and 10 touchdowns as a senior, earning consensus first-team all-state honors…caught 40 passes for 802 yards and 12 touchdowns as a junior, earning all-area and all-conference honors…named All-American by PrepStar and SuperPrep…first-team All-America in the indoor track 60 meters…placed fifth at nationals as a junior and was MIAA champ in the 100 and 200 meters…son of Vivian Heyward-Bey.

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