Austin Ekeler

Running Back

#30

Experience: 3 years

Height: 5-10

Age: 24

Weight: 200 lbs

College: Western State (Colo.)

2019 SEASON

  • CAR
    29
  • YDS
    124
  • AVG
    4.3
  • TDS
    2

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Rushing

YEAR TEAM G ATT YDS AVG LNG TD 1st
2017 Los Angeles Chargers 16 47 260 5.5 35 2 12
2018 Los Angeles Chargers 14 106 554 5.2 41 3 25
2019 Los Angeles Chargers 2 29 124 4.3 19 2 7

Receiving

YEAR TEAM G REC YDS AVG LNG TD 1st 1st% 20+ 40+
2017 Los Angeles Chargers 16 27 279 10.3 38 3 12 44.44 3 0
2018 Los Angeles Chargers 14 39 404 10.4 44 3 18 46.15 5 1
2019 Los Angeles Chargers 2 12 163 13.6 55 2 5 41.67 3 1

Kick Return

YEAR TEAM G RET YDS AVG LNG TD 20+ 40+ FC FUM
2017 Los Angeles Chargers 16 5 85 17 22 0 2 0 0 0
2018 Los Angeles Chargers 14
2019 Los Angeles Chargers 2

Fumbles

YEAR TEAM G FUM LOST FF OWN FR OPP FR TD
2017 Los Angeles Chargers 16 2 2 0
2018 Los Angeles Chargers 14 1 1 0 2
2019 Los Angeles Chargers 2 1 1 0

Defense

YEAR TEAM G Total Solo AST SCK SFTY PDEF INT TDS YDS AVG LNG
2017 Los Angeles Chargers 16 17 13 4 0 0 0
2018 Los Angeles Chargers 14 9 9 0 0 0 0
2019 Los Angeles Chargers 2 0 0 0 0 0 0

Biography

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

  • Registered six receiving touchdowns over his first two seasons, making him the first undrafted RB with five-plus receiving scores in the first two years of his career since 1966 (RB Dan Reeves).
  • Was the first Chargers undrafted rookie RB to post three touchdown catches in a season, while tying RB Don Woods (1974) and RB James Brooks (1981) for the team record by a rookie RB.
  • Became the first RB to post two touchdown catches of 20-plus yards in a single game since Jamaal Charles (Dec. 15, 2013), doing so as a rookie in Week 10 at Jacksonville.
  • Took the first handoff of his career for a 35-yard score in Week 4 of the 2017 season vs. Philadelphia.
  • Made the 53-man roster as an undrafted free agent in 2017, finishing his rookie campaign with five scrimmage touchdowns while playing in all 16 games.

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