No. 21 Dallas Cowboys
|Date of birth:December 29, 1991|
|Place of birth: Wichita, Kansas|
|High school: Wichita (KS) Southeast|
|College: Oklahoma State|
|NFL Draft: 2013 / Round: 5 / Pick: 151|
|Debuted in 2013 for the Dallas Cowboys|
|Roster status: Active|
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics as of Week 15, 2014
Joseph Randle (born December 29, 1991) is an American football running back for the Dallas Cowboys in the National Football League. He played college football for the Oklahoma State Cowboys. In the 2013 NFL Draft, Randle was selected in the 5th Round (151st overall) by the Dallas Cowboys.
Randle attended Wichita Southeast High School in Wichita, Kansas, where he played football and ran track. In high school football, he was first-team all-state on defense and second-team all-state on offense, and was an All-league defensive back. His senior season stats included 1,200 rushing yards with 12 touchdowns. He was an all-metro and all-league performer as a junior. He rushed for more than 3,600 yards in his career.
Also an standout track & field athlete, Randle participated in the sprinting events and was a state qualifier in the long jump and triple jump. At the 2009 Jock's Nitch/PSU Gorilla Relays, he ran the 400-meter dash in a PR 57.02 seconds on his way to a 11th place finish. He recorded a career-best leap of 6.65 meters in the long jump at the 2010 North East Track Classic, where he took silver. He also earned a second-place finish in the triple jump at the 2010 KSHSAA 6A Regional, with a leap of 13.55 meters.
As a freshman in 2010, Randle rushed for 452 yards on 82 carries with two touchdowns. As a sophomore in 2011, he was a second team All-Big 12 selection after rushing for 1,216 yards on 208 carries and 24 touchdowns. The 24 touchdowns were second most in school history, behind Barry Sanders who had 37 in 1989. In 2012, he was the Big-12 Conference's leading rusher with 1,417 yards, and scored 14 touchdowns and earned first team all conference honours.
2013 NFL Combine / Pro Day
|Ht||Wt||40-yd dash||10-yd split||20-yd split||20-ss||3-cone||Vert||Broad||BP||Wonderlic|
|6 ft 0 in||204 lb||4.52 s||1.57 s||2.67 s||4.23 s||7.01 s||35 in||10 ft 3 in||32|
|Values from NFL Combine and Pro Day#Pro Day.|
Randle was selected by the Dallas Cowboys in the 5th round of the 2013 NFL Draft. He served as the backup running back for Pro Bowler DeMarco Murray and had a chance to start two games when Murray was injured. He finished the year with 164 rushing yards and two touchdowns.
On October 13, 2014, Joseph Randle was arrested at Dillard's department store in Frisco, Texas for a Class B Theft which is valued between $50-$500. He was arrested, brought in and released on bond. The items he was accused of stealing were men's underwear and cologne.
- 2011 Football All-Big 12 Awards Announced
- OSU's Randle, Smith exceed expectations
- Nfldraftscout.com http://www.nfldraftscout.com/ratings/dsprofile.php?pyid=111557&draftyear=2013&genpos=RB
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