Trey Edmunds

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Trey Edmunds
No. 33 – Pittsburgh Steelers
Position: Running back
Personal information
Born: (1994-12-30) December 30, 1994 (age 23)
Danville, Virginia
Height: 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Weight: 223 lb (101 kg)
Career information
High school: Dan River (Ringgold, Virginia)
College: Maryland
Undrafted: 2017
Career history
 * Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Roster status: Practice squad
Career NFL statistics
Rushing attempts: 9
Rushing yards: 48
Rushing touchdowns: 1
Player stats at NFL.com

Ferrell Edmunds III (born December 30, 1994), known as Trey Edmunds, is an American football running back for the Pittsburgh Steelers of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Virginia Tech and Maryland and signed with the New Orleans Saints as an undrafted free agent in 2017.

Early years[edit]

Edmunds attended and played high school football at Dan River High School.[1]

College career[edit]

Edmunds attended and played college football at Virginia Tech from 2013–2015 and Maryland in 2016.[2] He made his collegiate debut against Alabama and had 20 carries for 132 rushing yards and a rushing touchdown in the loss.[3] In the 2013 season, he had 675 rushing yards and ten rushing touchdowns to go along with 17 receptions for 155 receiving yards and two receiving touchdowns.[4] In the 2014 season, he appeared in five games and had 21 carries for 97 rushing yards.[5] In the 2015 season, he appeared in ten games and had 47 carries for 185 rushing yards and three rushing touchdowns.[6] In the 2016 season, his only with Maryland, he had 26 carries for 158 rushing yards and a rushing touchdown.[7]

Collegiate statistics[edit]

Year Team GP Rushing Receiving
Rush Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD
2013 Virginia Tech 12 166 675 4.1 10 17 155 9.1 2
2014 Virginia Tech 5 21 97 4.6 0 2 –5 –2.5 0
2015 Virginia Tech 10 47 185 3.9 3 1 8 8.0 0
2016 Maryland 5 26 158 6.1 1 1 14 14.0 0
Total 32 260 1,115 4.3 14 21 172 8.2 2

Professional career[edit]

Pre-draft measurables
Ht Wt 40-yard dash 10-yd split 20-yd split 20-ss 3-cone Vert jump Broad BP
6 ft 0 58 in
(1.84 m)
223 lb
(101 kg)
4.48 s 1.58 s 2.58 s 7.25 s 35 12 in
(0.90 m)
10 ft 2 in
(3.10 m)
14 reps
All values from NFL Combine.[8]

Edmunds signed with the New Orleans Saints as an undrafted free agent on May 15, 2017.[9]

On September 11, 2017, in the season opener against the Minnesota Vikings on Monday Night Football, Edmunds had one kickoff return for 22 yards in his NFL debut.[10] On November 12, 2017, he recorded his first career touchdown against the Buffalo Bills, running it in for 41 yards in the 47–10 victory.[11] Overall, in his rookie season, he finished with nine carries for 48 rushing yards and a rushing touchdown.[12]

Edmunds was waived by the Saints on September 3, 2018.[13]

Pittsburgh Steelers[edit]

On September 5, 2018, Edmunds was signed to the Pittsburgh Steelers' practice squad, reuniting him with his brother Terrell.[14]

Personal life[edit]

Edmunds' brothers, Terrell and Tremaine, played college football at Virginia Tech.[15][16] His father was a two-time Pro Bowler and his younger brothers were the first brothers drafted in the first round of the same NFL draft.[17]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Anstaett, Colter. "Dan River High School grad, NFL running back Trey Edmunds..." WSLS. Retrieved 2018-04-07. 
  2. ^ "Trey Edmunds College Stats". College Football at Sports-Reference.com. Retrieved 2018-04-07. 
  3. ^ "Alabama vs Virginia Tech Box Score, August 31, 2013". College Football at Sports-Reference.com. Retrieved 2018-04-07. 
  4. ^ "Trey Edmunds 2013 Game Log". College Football at Sports-Reference.com. Retrieved 2018-04-07. 
  5. ^ "Trey Edmunds 2014 Game Log". College Football at Sports-Reference.com. Retrieved 2018-04-07. 
  6. ^ "Trey Edmunds 2015 Game Log". College Football at Sports-Reference.com. Retrieved 2018-04-07. 
  7. ^ "Trey Edmunds 2016 Game Log". College Football at Sports-Reference.com. Retrieved 2018-04-07. 
  8. ^ [1]
  9. ^ "Saints Announce Roster Moves After Rookie Minicamp". NewOrleansSaints.com. May 15, 2017. Retrieved September 9, 2017. 
  10. ^ "New Orleans Saints at Minnesota Vikings - September 11th, 2017". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved 7 October 2017. 
  11. ^ "New Orleans Saints at Buffalo Bills - November 12th, 2017". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved 2018-04-07. 
  12. ^ "Trey Edmunds 2017 Game Log". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved 2018-04-07. 
  13. ^ Sigler, Josh (September 3, 2018). "Saints re-sign OL Josh LeRibeus, release RB/FB Trey Edmunds". saintswire.usatoday.com. 
  14. ^ "Pittburgh Steelers sign RB Trey Edmunds to practice squad". 247sports.com. September 5, 2018. 
  15. ^ "Terrell and Tremaine Edmunds keep Virginia Tech football a family affair". WashingtonPost.com. October 26, 2016. 
  16. ^ "Edmunds brothers keep tradition alive on Virginia Tech defense". ESPN.com. October 27, 2016. 
  17. ^ "Terrell and Tremaine Edmunds are first brothers drafted in first round". ESPN. April 27, 2018. Retrieved April 27, 2018. 

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