Pittsburgh Steelers: Le'Veon Bell

01/13/2018

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PERSONAL: Attended Madison High School (Groveport, Ohio), where he lettered three times in football, and also excelled in basketball and track and field…as a senior, accounted for 1,750 all-purpose yards with 25 touchdowns…the Super Prep and Prep Star All-Midwest pick and first-team All-OCC pick carried 200 times for 1,333 yards with 21 touchdowns as a senior…amassed 1,100 rushing yards with 13 touchdowns to again earn All-OCC recognition as a junior…first earned postseason honors as a sophomore as the All-Ohio Capital Conference second-team choice scored nine touchdowns with 789 rushing yards…son of Lisa A. Bell…Full name: LeVeon Andrew Bell.

COLLEGE: Appeared in 40 games (2010-12), starting his final 19 contests at Michigan State…carried 671 times for 3,346 yards with 33 touchdowns…had 78 receptions for 531 yards with one touchdown…added 219 yards on 11 kickoff returns, 18 yards on three punt returns and completed his only pass attempt for 29 yards…had 4,114 all-purpose yards, the ninth-best total in school history…his rushing attempts ranked sixth in school history…his 3,346 rushing yards ranked seventh in school annals…his 33 rushing touchdowns were sixth on the team’s all-time record chart…his 34 total touchdowns were tied for fifth in school annals…in 19 starts, rushed 477 times for 2,309 yards with 19 touchdowns…the team was 18-3 (.857) when he scored at least one rushing touchdown…in 2012, was a consensus All-Big Ten Conference first-team choice and Doak Walker Award semifinalist, and was named All-America honorable mention by Sports Illustrated…also in 2012, won the Big Ten rushing title, averaging 137.92 yards per game, the third-best mark in the NCAA FBS, to become the first Spartan to win the Big Ten overall rushing title since Tico Duckett in 1990…in 2011,  was named All-Big Ten Conference honorable mention by the league’s coaches and media…earned Big Ten Conference All-Freshman honors from ESPN.com and Rivals.com in 2010…majored in sociology.

2015 (6-6/0-0): Started all six games he played in after being activated to the team’s 53-man roster on September 23…totaled 556 rushing yards and three rushing touchdowns, as he averaged 4.9 yards per carry…added 24 receptions for 136 yards…placed on the team’s Reserve/Injured List due to a right knee injury on November 2.

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PRO (62-62/3-3): Placed on the Steelers’ Reserve/Injured List on November 2, 2015, due to a right knee injury…activated to the Steelers’ 53-man roster on September 23, 2015…suspension lifted on September 21, 2015…placed on the Reserve/Suspended by Commissioner List on September 5, 2015…originally drafted by the Steelers in the second round (48th overall) of the 2013 NFL Draft.

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2017 (15-15/0-0): Earned his second-straight and third overall Pro Bowl selection in 2017...named AFC Offensive Player of the Month for the month of December/January for the second consecutive season...finished the 2017 regular season second in the league in scrimmage yards (1,946) and third in rushing yards (1,291)...his 1,291 rushing yards in 2017 were the eighth-most rushing yards by a Steeler in a single-season...led the league in catches (85) by a running back (10th overall) and had the third-most receiving yards (655) by a running back in 2017...his 85 receptions in 2017 surpassed his own Steelers single-season record for receptions by a running back (2014: 83)...led the NFL in combined first downs with 105 (74 rushing / 31 receiving)...recorded nine games with at least 100 yards from scrimmage in 2017 – third-most in the league...his six games with at leads 150 scrimmage yards were the most in the league in 2017...scored a single-season high nine rushing touchdowns in 2017 – tied for third most in the league – and matched a career best with 11 total touchdowns (2014)...reached 1,900 yards from scrimmage in 2017 to mark the second such season in his NFL career...is the first player in team history to record multiple 1,900-scrimmage yard seasons...reached 1,800 yards from scrimmage in 2017 to mark the third season of his NFL career with at least 1,800 scrimmage yards and second in a row...is the first player in team history to record consecutive seasons with at least 1,800 yards from scrimmage...reached the 1,200-rushing yard barrier in 2017 – the third 1,200-yard season of his NFL career – and his second consecutive...is the third Steeler to record at least 1,200-rushing yards in consecutive seasons (Willie Parker, 2005-07: three and Jerome Bettis, 1996-97: two)...has the fourth-most rushing yards in team history and second-most by a Steeler in their first five years with the team (5,336)...has the second-most receiving yards in team history among running backs (2,660)...has the most receptions (312) in Steelers history among running backs and eighth-most among all players...his 7,996 scrimmage yards are the sixth-most in team history and the most in a player’s first five years with the Steelers...has the fifth-most 100-yard rushing games in team history (18)...has posted at least 100 yards from scrimmage in 41 career regular-season games, the third most such games in team history...owns the most 150 scrimmage-yard games in Steelers history (17)...is tied for the most 200-yard rushing games in team history (2, Willie Parker)...has the most games with at least 200 scrimmage yards in team history (5)...tied with Kordell Stewart for the third-most rushing touchdowns in team history (35)...tied with Buddy Dial for the ninth-most touchdowns from scrimmage in team history (42)...tied with Kordell Stewart (6) for the third-most multiple rushing touchdown games in team history...tied with Jerome Bettis and Antonio Brown (3) for the most games with at least three touchdowns...tied with Sidney Thornton (4) for the most games by a Steeler with at least one touchdown catch and touchdown run since 1950...since entering the league in 2013, he is one of two active players to total at least 100 scrimmage yards in 40-plus games during the regular season...became the fourth player in team history to reach 5,000 rushing yards...reached 5,000 career rushing yards in his 58th regular-season game – the second-fewest games to the milestone in Steelers history (Jerome Bettis: 57)...reached 5,000 rushing yards and 2,500 receiving yards in his 59th regular-season game, setting an NFL record for fewest games to reach the mark...his 7,734 scrimmage yards in his first 60 games set an NFL record for the most yards from scrimmage in a player’s first 60 games...is the first Steeler to record 1,100-rushing yards in consecutive seasons since 2009-10 (Rashard Mendenhall)...became the first running back in team history to have three seasons with at least 70 receptions (2014, 2016 and 2017)...is one of only three players in team history (Franco Harris and Merril Hoge) to record at least 3,000 rushing yards and 1,500 receiving yards...became the first player in NFL history with at least 4,000 rushing and 2,000 receiving yards in his first 50 games...his 240 receptions in his first 50 career games rank as the third-most in NFL history by a running back games (Reggie Bush: 254, LaDanian Tomlinson: 244, LeVeon Bell: 240)...reached 6,500 scrimmage yards in his NFL career in his 52nd regular-season game – tying LaDanian Tomlinson for the third-fewest games in NFL history to the milestone (Edgerrin James: 50 and Eric Dickerson: 51) and marking the fewest in team history...reached 35 regular-season games with 100 scrimmage yards or more in his 54th game – tying Adrian Peterson for the fifth-fewest games to record 35 games with at least 100 scrimmage yards in NFL history...reached 7,500 yards from scrimmage in 59 games, setting a Steelers record and tying Eric Dickerson for the fewest games to reach 7,500 scrimmage yards in NFL history...set a Steelers record for the fewest games (55) to reach 7,000 scrimmage yards (previous: 75, Jerome Bettis).

2017 (15-15/0-0): Earned his second-straight and third overall Pro Bowl selection in 2017...named AFC Offensive Player of the Month for the month of December/January for the second consecutive season...finished the 2017 regular season second in the league in scrimmage yards (1,946) and third in rushing yards (1,291)...his 1,291 rushing yards in 2017 were the eighth-most rushing yards by a Steeler in a single-season...led the league in catches (85) by a running back (10th overall) and had the third-most receiving yards (655) by a running back in 2017...his 85 receptions in 2017 surpassed his own Steelers single-season record for receptions by a running back (2014: 83)...led the NFL in combined first downs with 105 (74 rushing / 31 receiving)...recorded nine games with at least 100 yards from scrimmage in 2017 – third-most in the league...his six games with at leads 150 scrimmage yards were the most in the league in 2017...scored a single-season high nine rushing touchdowns in 2017 – tied for third most in the league – and matched a career best with 11 total touchdowns (2014)...reached 1,900 yards from scrimmage in 2017 to mark the second such season in his NFL career...is the first player in team history to record multiple 1,900-scrimmage yard seasons...reached 1,800 yards from scrimmage in 2017 to mark the third season of his NFL career with at least 1,800 scrimmage yards and second in a row...is the first player in team history to record consecutive seasons with at least 1,800 yards from scrimmage...reached the 1,200-rushing yard barrier in 2017 – the third 1,200-yard season of his NFL career – and his second consecutive...is the third Steeler to record at least 1,200-rushing yards in consecutive seasons (Willie Parker, 2005-07: three and Jerome Bettis, 1996-97: two)...has the fourth-most rushing yards in team history and second-most by a Steeler in their first five years with the team (5,336)...has the second-most receiving yards in team history among running backs (2,660)...has the most receptions (312) in Steelers history among running backs and eighth-most among all players...his 7,996 scrimmage yards are the sixth-most in team history and the most in a player’s first five years with the Steelers...has the fifth-most 100-yard rushing games in team history (18)...has posted at least 100 yards from scrimmage in 41 career regular-season games, the third most such games in team history...owns the most 150 scrimmage-yard games in Steelers history (17)...is tied for the most 200-yard rushing games in team history (2, Willie Parker)...has the most games with at least 200 scrimmage yards in team history (5)...tied with Kordell Stewart for the third-most rushing touchdowns in team history (35)...tied with Buddy Dial for the ninth-most touchdowns from scrimmage in team history (42)...tied with Kordell Stewart (6) for the third-most multiple rushing touchdown games in team history...tied with Jerome Bettis and Antonio Brown (3) for the most games with at least three touchdowns...tied with Sidney Thornton (4) for the most games by a Steeler with at least one touchdown catch and touchdown run since 1950...since entering the league in 2013, he is one of two active players to total at least 100 scrimmage yards in 40-plus games during the regular season...became the fourth player in team history to reach 5,000 rushing yards...reached 5,000 career rushing yards in his 58th regular-season game – the second-fewest games to the milestone in Steelers history (Jerome Bettis: 57)...reached 5,000 rushing yards and 2,500 receiving yards in his 59th regular-season game, setting an NFL record for fewest games to reach the mark...his 7,734 scrimmage yards in his first 60 games set an NFL record for the most yards from scrimmage in a player’s first 60 games...is the first Steeler to record 1,100-rushing yards in consecutive seasons since 2009-10 (Rashard Mendenhall)...became the first running back in team history to have three seasons with at least 70 receptions (2014, 2016 and 2017)...is one of only three players in team history (Franco Harris and Merril Hoge) to record at least 3,000 rushing yards and 1,500 receiving yards...became the first player in NFL history with at least 4,000 rushing and 2,000 receiving yards in his first 50 games...his 240 receptions in his first 50 career games rank as the third-most in NFL history by a running back games (Reggie Bush: 254, LaDanian Tomlinson: 244, LeVeon Bell: 240)...reached 6,500 scrimmage yards in his NFL career in his 52nd regular-season game – tying LaDanian Tomlinson for the third-fewest games in NFL history to the milestone (Edgerrin James: 50 and Eric Dickerson: 51) and marking the fewest in team history...reached 35 regular-season games with 100 scrimmage yards or more in his 54th game – tying Adrian Peterson for the fifth-fewest games to record 35 games with at least 100 scrimmage yards in NFL history...reached 7,500 yards from scrimmage in 59 games, setting a Steelers record and tying Eric Dickerson for the fewest games to reach 7,500 scrimmage yards in NFL history...set a Steelers record for the fewest games (55) to reach 7,000 scrimmage yards (previous: 75, Jerome Bettis).

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2014 (16-16/0-0): Started all 16 games at RB during the regular season for the first time in his NFL career…was inactive for the lone postseason game due to a knee injury sustained Week 17 vs. Cincinnati…set career-highs in rushing yards (1,361), receptions (83), receiving yards (854), receiving touchdowns (3) and tied a career-high with eight rushing touchdowns…joined Marshall Faulk (1999) as the only players in NFL history to rush for 1,350 yards and record 850 receiving yards in a single-season…became the third player in NFL history (Barry Sanders, 1994, and Faulk, 2000) to eclipse 2,000 scrimmage yards in a season without fumbling…rushed for the fifth-most yards (1,361) in a single season in team history….joined Jerome Bettis as just the second player in team history to rush for 2,200 yards in their first two seasons with the team…recorded at least 100 scrimmage yards in 13 games, the second-most in a single season by a Steeler.

2013 (13-13): Started the final 13 games at running back after being inactive for the first three games due to a right foot injury suffered in the second game of the preseason…became the third Steelers’ rookie to rush for at least 800 yards (860) during the regular season (Harris, 1,055 and Bam Morris, 836)…is the second Steelers’ rookie to record at least 90 yards from scrimmage in eight games since 1960 (Harris, 8)…finished with eight rushing touchdowns on the season, which tied for second among Steelers’ rookies in rushing touchdowns during the regular season.

PRO (62-62/3-3): Placed on the Steelers’ Reserve/Injured List on November 2, 2015, due to a right knee injury…activated to the Steelers’ 53-man roster on September 23, 2015…suspension lifted on September 21, 2015…placed on the Reserve/Suspended by Commissioner List on September 5, 2015…originally drafted by the Steelers in the second round (48th overall) of the 2013 NFL Draft.

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2016 (12-12/3-3): Became the fastest player in NFL history to reach 3,000 rushing yards and 1,500 receiving yards in his career (38 games)…reached 4,000 rushing yards in his 47th career game played, the second-fewest games in team history to reach 4,000 rushing yards (Jerome Bettis, 44 games)…his 47 games to reach 4,000 rushing yards is also the third-fewest among active players…has the fifth-most rushing yards in team history (4,045)…his 4,045 rushing yards are the third-most in team history by a Steeler in their first four years with the team…is tied for the sixth-most rushing touchdowns in team history (26)…led the NFL in 2016, as he averaged 157.0 scrimmage yards per game, the team’s single-season record and the third-highest single-season average in NFL history…in 2016, he became the first player in NFL history to average 100 rushing yards and 50 receiving yards per game in a single season…is tied for the most 200-yard rushing games in team history (2, Willie Parker)…reached 5,000 scrimmage yards in just 42 games, establishing a team record for the fewest games to reach 5,000 scrimmage yards, and it is also the second-fewest games to reach 5,000 scrimmage yards among active NFL players (Chris Johnson)…reached 6,000 scrimmage yards in his 47th career game, which is tied for the second-fewest games in NFL history (Eric Dickerson) to reach 6,000 career scrimmage yards…has the most games with at least 200 scrimmage yards in team history (5)…has the most yards from scrimmage in team history in a player’s first four years with the team (6,050)...his 6,050 scrimmage yards are the ninth-most in team history…since entering the league in 2013, he is one of four active players to total at least 100 scrimmage yards in 30 games during the regular season…is one of only three players in team history (Franco Harris and Merril Hoge) to record at least 3,000 rushing yards and 1,500 receiving yards…reached 225 receptions in 47 career games, which is tied for the second fewest games (LaDainian Tomlinson) to reach 225 receptions by a running back since 1970…reached 2,000 receiving yards in his 47thcareer game, which is tied for the second-fewest games (Roger Craig and Chuck Foreman) to reach 2,000 receiving yards by a running back since 1970…became the first running back in team history to have two seasons with at least 70 receptions (2014 and 2016)…activated from the Reserve/Suspended By Commissioner List on September 29, 2016…placed on the Reserve/Suspended by Commissioner List on September 3, 2016.