Jaylen Samuels

RB

#38

Experience: 4 years

Height: 6-0

Age: 25

Weight: 225 lbs

College: North Carolina State

2021 SEASON

  • CAR
  • YDS
  • AVG
  • TDS
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Biography

PRO CAREER

  • Has played in 42 games (eight starts) over his three-year NFL career (all with Steelers)
  • Has rushed for 459 yards and one TD on 131 carries (3.5 yards per rush)
  • Has caught 82 passes for 550 yards and four TDs
  • Has completed four of five passes for 35 yards and one interception
  • Second NFL player with three completions, three rushes and three receptions in a game since the 1970 merger (Terrelle Pryor in 2016)
  • First Pittsburgh running back with a completion, rush attempt and reception in the same game since Mewelde Moore in Week 4 of 2009 against the San Diego Chargers
  • First Steelers non-QB with multiple completions in a game since Antwaan Randle El (2005)
  • Recorded a career-high 13 receptions vs. Indianapolis (11/3/19), which is the most by a Steelers running back in franchise history, surpassing Le'Veon Bell (12 vs. Green Bay on Nov. 26, 2017)
  • His 13 receptions vs. Indianapolis (11/3/19) marked the fifth 10+ reception game by a running back in franchise history
  • Named Pepsi Rookie of the Week in Week 15 of 2018
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