Vance McDonald

TE

#89

Experience: 7 years

Height: 6-4

Age: 29

Weight: 267 lbs

College: Rice

2019 SEASON

  • REC
    28
  • YDS
    220
  • AVG
    7.9
  • TDS
    3

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Recent Games

WK OPP RESULT REC YDS AVG LNG TD ATT YDS AVG LNG TD FUM LOST
11 @Browns L 7 - 21 3 33 11 22 0
10 Rams W 17 - 12 3 11 3.7 9 0 1 2 2 2 0 1 0
9 Colts W 26 - 24 5 30 6 13 1
8 Dolphins W 27 - 14 3 19 6.3 14 0
6 @Chargers W 24 - 17 1 5 5 5 0
5 Ravens L 23 - 26 3 34 11.3 14 0
4 Bengals W 27 - 3
3 @49ers L 20 - 24 1 10 10 10 0
2 Seahawks L 26 - 28 7 38 5.4 8 2
1 @Patriots L 3 - 33 2 40 20 21 0

Career Stats

WR TE Career

SEASON TEAM G GS REC YDS AVG LNG TD ATT YDS AVG LNG TD FUM LOST
2013 San Francisco 49ers 15 4 8 119 14.9 25 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2014 San Francisco 49ers 8 4 2 30 15 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1
2015 San Francisco 49ers 14 11 30 326 10.9 36 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
2016 San Francisco 49ers 11 11 24 391 16.3 75 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2017 Pittsburgh Steelers 10 7 14 188 13.4 28 1
2018 Pittsburgh Steelers 15 14 50 610 12.2 75 4 2 1
2019 Pittsburgh Steelers 9 9 28 220 7.9 22 3 1 2 2 2 0 1 0
TOTAL 82 60 156 1884 12.94 75 15 1 2 0.29 2 0 6 2

Biography

In 2018 McDonald saw action in 15 games with 14 starts…inactive due to a foot injury 9/9 at Cleveland…recorded career highs in receptions (50) and receiving yards (610)…tied a career high with four touchdown receptions, including a 75-yard touchdown, which ties the longest catch of his career...became the first Steelers tight end with at least 600 receiving yards in a season since 2014 (Heath Miller: 761)…became the first Steelers tight end with at least 50 receptions in a season since 2015 (Miller: 60).

In 2017 he saw action in 10 games with seven starts...inactive due to an ankle injury (10/29 at Detroit and 11/16 vs. Tennessee-11/26 vs. Green Bay)…inactive due to a shoulder injury 12/17 vs. New England…recorded 14 catches for 188 yards and one touchdown reception…is the fifth Steeler in team history to post 10 catches or more in a postseason game (seventh occasion) and first since the 2007 AFC Wild Card (Hines Ward, Jan. 5 vs. Jacksonville).

Acquired by the Steelers via trade with the 49ers (Steelers acquired McDonald and a 2018 fifth-round draft selection in exchange for a 2018 fourth-round draft choice) on August 29, 2017

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