|Own 21-50 - by Yard Line||2||18||9||15||0||1||50||0||0|
|Opp 49-20 - by Yard Line||3||24||8||14||0||1||33.3||0||0|
|Opp 19-1 - by Yard Line||1||3||3||3||0||0||0||0||0|
Home vs Road
Margin of Victory
|Ahead by 1-8 Points||1||3||3||3||0||0||0||0||0|
|Behind by 1-8 Points||2||17||8.5||14||0||1||50||0||0|
|Behind by 9-16 Points||1||15||15||15||0||1||100||0||0|
|4th Quarter within 7||2||17||8.5||14||0||1||50||0||0|
Started all 14 games he appeared in for the Steelers in 2019... 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
PRO (73-51/4-2): Acquired by the Pittsburgh Steelers via trade with the San Francisco 49ers on August 29, 2017…placed on the 49ers' Reserve/Injured List due to a shoulder injury on December 12, 2016…re-signed a five-year extension with the 49ers on December 9, 2016…placed on the 49ers' Reserve/Injured List due to a back injury on December 9, 2014…originally drafted by the 49ers in the second round (55th overall) of the 2013 NFL Draft.
2019 (14-14/0-0) (PIT): Started all 14 games he appeared in…hauled in 38 catches for 273 yards and 3 TDs…scored first multi-TD game for the Steelers against the Seahawks on 9/15…was inactive for two games due to a shoulder injury and a concussion.
- 9/15 vs Seattle: Hauled in 7 catches for 38 yards and 2 TDs, marking the first multi-TD game of his career and the first time a Steelers TE scored at least 2 TDs in a game since 2017 (Jesse James, 2, 9/10 at Cleveland).
- 11/3 vs Indianapolis: Caught 5 passes for 30 yards including a 7-yard TD catch from QB Mason Rudolph.
COLLEGE: Played in 42 games with 28 starts for the Owls, where he finished his career ranked sixth in school history with 119 receptions, seventh with 1,504 receiving yards and fifth with 15 TDs…as a senior, was a consensus First-Team All-Conference USA selection, while serving as a team captain…started all 10 games he appeared in, recording 36 receptions for 458 yards and 2 TDs…in 2011, earned First-Team All-Conference USA honors…played in 12 games with 11 starts and led the team with 43 receptions, 532 yards and 5 TDs…as a sophomore, earned the George R. Brown Award, given to the Owls top receiver…played in 10 games with six starts and tallied 28 receptions for 396 yards and 8 TDs…joined the Rice football team as a walk-on in 2009 and earned Conference USA All-Freshman honors…played in 10 games with one start and notched 12 receptions for 118 yards…graduated with a bachelor's degree in kinesiology.
PERSONAL: Attended East Chambers High School (Winnie, Texas)…earned All-District 24-2A and All-Region III honors as a senior…also lettered in basketball, where he earned first-team All-District honors as a senior…member of the National Honor Society, where he served as treasurer…two-time San Francisco 49ers' Community Service Family Award recipient (2015 and 2016)…along with fellow 49ers' TE Garrett Celek and DT Tank Carradine, visited Haiti in conjunction with Convoy of Hope, working together to teach healthy eating habits and sustainable agriculture techniques to local families…in partnership with his local church, he and his wife helped build a church and develop a trade school for young men to learn different skills such as carpentry and welding in Nicaragua…married his high school sweetheart, Kendi Davis…the couple have one son, Coman Kayle…full name: Vance Coman McDonald.