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Derek Watt

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#44

Experience: 7 years

Height: 6-2

Age: 30

Weight: 234 lbs

College: Wisconsin

2022 SEASON

  • CAR
    3
  • YDS
    7
  • AVG
    2.33
  • TDS
    0
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Recent Games

WKOPPRESULTATTYDSAVGLNGTDRECYDSAVGLNGTDFUMLOST
1@BengalsW 23 - 20
2PatriotsL 14 - 1712220
3@BrownsL 17 - 29
4JetsL 20 - 24
5@BillsL 3 - 3811110
6BuccaneersW 20 - 18
7@DolphinsL 10 - 16
8@EaglesL 13 - 3526351
10SaintsW 20 - 10252.530
11BengalsL 30 - 37

Career Stats

RBFB Career

SEASONTEAMGGSATTYDSAVGTDRECYDSAVGLNGTDFUMLOST
2016Los Angeles Chargers162242048320.8530
2017Los Angeles Chargers1646244023517.5230
2018Los Angeles Chargers1654112.8012220
2019Los Angeles Chargers1627101.4133210.7210
2020Pittsburgh Steelers120
2021Pittsburgh Steelers1741110315590
2022Pittsburgh Steelers92372.30372.351
TOTAL1021923572.51161748.353100

Biography

PRO CAREER

  • Has played in 93 games (17 starts) over his six-year NFL career (Chargers 2016-19; Steelers 2020-21)
  • Has rushed for 50 yards and one TD on 20 carries (2.5 yards per rush)
  • Has caught 13 passes for 167 yards
  • Registered the first rushing TD of his career, and his first since high school, in the win at Jacksonville in 2019
  • Has recorded 55 special teams tackles (39 solo) are the eighth-most in the NFL since entering the League in 2016
  • His 51 special teams tackles (36 solo) are tied for the fourth-most in the NFL since 2017
  • His 37 special teams tackles (27 solo) are the third-most in the NFL since 2019
  • Registered 14 special teams tackles in 2021, which was tied for fifth in the NFL
  • Recorded 16 special teams tackles in 2019, which tied for the NFL lead
  • Only NFL player in 2019 with a rushing TD and at least 12 special teams tackles
  • Named first alternate and second alternate, respectively, for special teams and fullback for 2020 Pro Bowl
  • As a rookie with the Chargers in 2016, blocked for his two-year Wisconsin teammate (2013-14), Pro Bowl RB Melvin Gordon, to post 997 rushing yards and 10 TDs
  • Made NFL debut in Week 1 of 2016 (at Kansas City)
  • Made NFL starting debut in Week 2 of 2016 (vs. Jacksonville)
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