Players

Tevin Coleman
RB #26
Height:
6-1
Weight:
210
Age:
24
College:
Indiana
Experience:
3

Quick Stats (2016 POST):

CAR
29
YDS
115
AVG
4
TDS
1
Career Stats
SeasonTeamGamesRushingReceivingFumbles
GGSAttYdsAvgLngTDRecYdsAvgLongTDFUMLost
TOTAL 205 912 4.4 55 9 33 435 13.2 49 3 4 3
2016 ATL 13 0 118 520 4.4 55T 8 31 421 13.6 49 3 1 0
2015 ATL 12 3 87 392 4.5 46 1 2 14 7 10 0 3 3

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Biography

TRANSACTIONS

Selected by the Falcons in the third round (72nd overall) of the 2015 NFL Draft.

2016 (Falcons)

Logged 118 carries for 520 yards with eight touchdowns, while adding 31 catches for 421 yards and three scores in 13 games this season. Finished second on the team with 12 total touchdowns.

Joined Devonta Freeman to become the first Falcons RB duo to post 10 total touchdowns each in a single season.

Caught a six-yard touchdown pass from Matt Ryan in Super Bowl LI against New England.

Caught five passes for 95 yards (19.0 yards per catch) while adding 22 yards on eight carries against Tampa Bay (9/11). One of 10 running backs in franchise history to record 95 receiving yards in a single game.

Rushed for three touchdowns in a Monday Night Football win at New Orleans (9/26). Carried the ball 12 times for 42 yards while adding three catches for 47 yards. Became the seventh player in franchise history to rush for three touchdowns in a single game.

Recorded three games with 100+ scrimmage yards.
TRANSACTIONS

Selected by the Falcons in the third round (72nd overall) of the 2015 NFL Draft.

2016 (Falcons)

Logged 118 carries for 520 yards with eight touchdowns, while adding 31 catches for 421 yards and three scores in 13 games this season. Finished second on the team with 12 total touchdowns.

Joined Devonta Freeman to become the first Falcons RB duo to post 10 total touchdowns each in a single season.

Caught a six-yard touchdown pass from Matt Ryan in Super Bowl LI against New England.

Caught five passes for 95 yards (19.0 yards per catch) while adding 22 yards on eight carries against Tampa Bay (9/11). One of 10 running backs in franchise history to record 95 receiving yards in a single game.

Rushed for three touchdowns in a Monday Night Football win at New Orleans (9/26). Carried the ball 12 times for 42 yards while adding three catches for 47 yards. Became the seventh player in franchise history to rush for three touchdowns in a single game.

Recorded three games with 100+ scrimmage yards.

CAREER

Has played in 25 games with three starts in two seasons. Has logged 205 carries for 912 yards (4.4 yards per carry) with nine touchdowns. Has added 33 receptions for 435 yards and three touchdowns.

Played in 12 games with three starts during his rookie season. Logged 87 carries for 392 yards with one touchdown. Also added two catches for 14 yards as a receiver out of the backfield.

Totaled 80 yards on 20 carries against Philadelphia (9/14). His 80 rushing yards were the most by a Falcons rookie since RB Jerious Norwood ran for 107 yards against the Washington Redskins.

Scored his first career touchdown, punching in a 1-yard run, at New York (9/20). Recorded 32 yards on nine carries before leaving the game with a rib injury.

Had a career day against Minnesota (11/29), rushing for 110 yards on 18 carries while averaging 6.1 yards per carry. Recorded his first career 100-yard game giving Atlanta a 100-yard rusher in five games this season.

COLLEGE

Played in 33 games for the Hoosiers and logged 3,219 yards on 452 carries. He averaged 7.1 yards per carry and 97.5 yards per game, while tallying 28 touchdowns.

In 2014, he became the 18th player in FBS history to reach 2,000 rushing yards in a single season. He recorded 2,036 yards, and averaged 169.7 rushing yards per game, finishing the season with 11 100-yard rushing games.

His spectacular 2014 season allowed him to finish seventh in the Heisman Trophy voting, and he was a finalist for the Doak Walker Award. He also earned first team All-Big Ten honors and served as a team captain for the Hoosiers.

He set a single game rushing record with 307 rushing yards on 32 carries against Rutgers in 2014.

In 2013, he rushed for 958 yards on 131 carries and averaged 106.4 rushing yards per game with 12 touchdowns . He also tallied 1,275 all-purpose yards and earned honorable mention All-Big Ten honors, as well as Indiana’s Corby Davis Memorial Award as the team’s most outstanding running back.

Tevin Coleman caught a six-yard touchdown pass in Super Bowl LI against New England.

During his freshman year in 2013, he was named to the freshman All-Big Ten team, and rushed for 225 yards on 51 carries and one touchdown. He led the Hoosiers in kick return yards with 566 on 24 returns. Also scored on a career-long 96-yard return touchdown.

PERSONAL

He attended Oak Forest High School and played running back, wide receiver and cornerback.

He was named the Pepsi-Cola/Southtown Star as well as the Suburban Conference and Daily Southtown Player of the Year.

He was selected as a first team all-state choice after rushing for 949 yards on 83 carries with 13 touchdowns.

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