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Sammie Coates
WR #14
Height:
6-1
Weight:
212
Age:
24
College:
Auburn
Experience:
3

Quick Stats (2016):

REC
21
YDS
435
AVG
20.7
TDS
2
Career Stats
SeasonTeamGamesReceivingRushingFumbles
GGSRecYdsAvgLongTDAttYdsAvgLngTDFUMLost
TOTAL 22 446 20.3 72 2 4 14 3.5 15 0 0 0
2016 PIT 14 5 21 435 20.7 72T 2 4 14 3.5 15 0 -- --
2015 PIT 6 0 1 11 11 11 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Recent Games
WKOppResultReceivingRushingFumbles
RecYdsAvgLngTDAttYdsAvgLngTDFUMLost
1 @WAS W 38-16 2 56 28 42 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2 CIN W 24-16 2 97 48.5 53 0 1 6 6 6 0 -- --
3 @PHI L 3-34 3 50 16.7 41 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- --
4 KC W 43-14 6 79 13.2 47 0 1 -1 -1 -1 0 -- --
5 NYJ W 31-13 6 139 23.2 72 2 -- -- -- -- -- -- --
6 @MIA L 15-30 0 0 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- --
7 NE L 16-27 1 4 4 4 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- --
9 @BAL L 14-21 0 0 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- --
10 DAL L 30-35 0 0 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- --
11 @CLE W 24-9 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
12 @IND W 28-7 0 0 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- --
13 NYG W 24-14 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
14 @BUF W 27-20 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
15 @CIN W 24-20 1 10 10 10 0 2 9 4.5 15 0 -- --
16 BAL W 31-27 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
17 CLE W 27-24 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --

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Biography

PRO (20-5/4-0): Drafted by the Steelers in the third round (87th overall) of the 2015 NFL Draft.

2016 (14-5/3-0): Inactive due to a hamstring injury 12/25 vs. Baltimore…became the second player in team history to record a reception of at least 40 yards in five straight games (Weeks 1-5)…the streak was the second-longest in team history…recorded seven special teams tackles during the regular season (three, 11/20 at Cleveland, two, 12/4 vs. N.Y. Giants, and one, 9/25 at Philadelphia and 12/18 at Cincinnati).

  • 10/2 vs. Kansas City: Led the team in receptions (6) and receiving yards (79).
  • 10/9 vs. N.Y. Jets: Recorded his first career 100-yard receiving game and multi-touchdown game…tied a single-game career-high with six receptions…recorded a 72-yard touchdown reception, the longest reception of his career…added a five-yard touchdown late in the fourth quarter.
  • 12/18 at Cincinnati: Recorded a career-long kickoff return of 44 yards…the return marked the longest kickoff return by a Steeler since 2013 (Emmanuel Sanders: 46 yards)…established a career-long run of 15 yards.

PRO (20-5/4-0): Drafted by the Steelers in the third round (87th overall) of the 2015 NFL Draft.

2016 (14-5/3-0): Inactive due to a hamstring injury 12/25 vs. Baltimore…became the second player in team history to record a reception of at least 40 yards in five straight games (Weeks 1-5)…the streak was the second-longest in team history…recorded seven special teams tackles during the regular season (three, 11/20 at Cleveland, two, 12/4 vs. N.Y. Giants, and one, 9/25 at Philadelphia and 12/18 at Cincinnati).

  • 10/2 vs. Kansas City: Led the team in receptions (6) and receiving yards (79).
  • 10/9 vs. N.Y. Jets: Recorded his first career 100-yard receiving game and multi-touchdown game…tied a single-game career-high with six receptions…recorded a 72-yard touchdown reception, the longest reception of his career…added a five-yard touchdown late in the fourth quarter.
  • 12/18 at Cincinnati: Recorded a career-long kickoff return of 44 yards…the return marked the longest kickoff return by a Steeler since 2013 (Emmanuel Sanders: 46 yards)…established a career-long run of 15 yards.

        2015 (6-0/1-0): Saw action in six regular-season games…played in the final postseason contest at Denver in the AFC Divisional Game…inactive 9/10 at New England, 9/20 vs. San Francisco, 11/29 at Seattle, 12/6 vs. Indianapolis, 12/13 at Cincinnati, 12/20 vs. Denver, 12/27 at Baltimore and 1/3 at Cleveland during the regular season, and he was inactive in the postseason 1/9 at Cincinnati…dressed but did not play 10/25 at Kansas City and 11/1 vs. Cincinnati.

        • 10/1 vs. Baltimore: Recorded his first career reception for 11 yards.
        • AFC Divisional Playoff 1/17 at Denver: Made his postseason debut, recording 61 receiving yards on two receptions with a long reception of 37 yards.

        COLLEGE: Was a three-year starter at Auburn (2012-14), where he finished his career with 82 receptions for 1,757 yards with 13 receiving touchdowns…left the school with the 10th-most receiving yards (1,757 yards), which included seven career 100-yard games…set an Auburn Iron Bowl-record with 206 yards receiving at Alabama on five catches in 2014…in 2013, ranked third in nation in yards per catch (21.5), while setting single-season career highs in receptions (42), receiving yards (902) and receiving touchdowns (7)…graduated with a degree in public administration.

        PERSONAL: Attended Leroy High School (Leroy, Ala.)…named to the All-Southeast Region team by PrepStar…named to the Orlando Sentinel’s All-Southern Team as a first-team selection from Alabama…selected to play in the Alabama-Mississippi All-Star Game following his senior season…named to the Super 12 team and was named the 2010 Class 2A Back of the Year by the Alabama Sports Writers Association…caught 57 passes as a senior for 1,170 yards with 14 touchdowns…led his team to the 2010 Alabama Class 2A state championship, earning MVP honors after hauling in five catches for 60 yards with two touchdowns, rushing six times for 27 yards and one score, punting twice for 63 yards and returning one punt for five yards…son of Sharon Coates…Full name: Sammie Coates, Jr.