Shaun Wilson (American football)

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Shaun Wilson
No. 31 – Washington Redskins
Position:Running back
Personal information
Born: (1995-12-02) December 2, 1995 (age 23)
Charlotte, North Carolina
Height:5 ft 9 in (1.75 m)
Weight:185 lb (84 kg)
Career information
High school:West Mecklenburg
College:Duke
Undrafted:2018
Career history
Roster status:Active
Career NFL statistics as of 2018
Rushing attempts:6
Rushing yards:29
Receptions:3
Receiving yards:5
Return yards:122
Total touchdowns:0
Player stats at NFL.com

Shaun Wilson (born December 2, 1995) is an American football running back for the Washington Redskins of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Duke and signed with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers as an undrafted free agent in 2018.[1]

Early years[edit]

Wilson attended and played high school football at West Mecklenburg High School.[2]

College career[edit]

Wilson attended and played college football at Duke.[3]

Collegiate statistics[edit]

Shaun Wilson Rushing Receiving
Year School Conf Class Pos G Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD
2014 Duke ACC FR RB 13 78 598 7.7 5 18 179 9.9 1
2015 Duke ACC SO RB 11 84 424 5.0 3 19 207 10.9 1
2016 Duke ACC JR RB 12 151 623 4.1 4 8 76 9.5 0
2017 Duke ACC SR RB 13 162 818 5.0 6 36 263 7.3 4
Career Duke 49 475 2,463 5.2 18 81 725 9.0 6

Professional career[edit]

Tampa Bay Buccaneers[edit]

Wilson was signed to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers as an undrafted free agent on April 30, 2018.[4]

Wilson made his NFL debut in the 2018 season opener against the New Orleans Saints. In the 48–40 victory, he had a six-yard rush and a 29-yard kick return.[5] He was placed on injured reserve on November 13, 2018 after suffering a shoulder injury in Week 10.[6] He finished his rookie season with six carries for 29 rushing yards.[7]

On June 21, 2019, Wilson was waived by the Buccaneers.[8]

Washington Redskins[edit]

On July 25, 2019, Wilson was signed by the Washington Redskins.[9]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Shaun Wilson keeps hearing he's too small. He's making a big impression on the Bucs". Tampa Bay Times. August 3, 2018. Retrieved October 3, 2018.
  2. ^ "Shaun Wilson, West Mecklenburg , Running Back". 247Sports. Retrieved March 14, 2019.
  3. ^ "Shaun Wilson College Stats". College Football at Sports-Reference.com. Retrieved March 14, 2019.
  4. ^ "Bucs Add 14 Undrafted Free Agents". Buccaneers.com. April 30, 2018. Retrieved September 2, 2018.
  5. ^ "Tampa Bay Buccaneers at New Orleans Saints - September 9th, 2018". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved October 2, 2018.
  6. ^ Smith, Scott (November 13, 2018). "Bucs Promote Ogunbowale, Re-Sign Minter as Two Land on IR". Buccaneers.com.
  7. ^ "Shaun Wilson 2018 Game Log". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved March 14, 2019.
  8. ^ Smith, Scott (June 21, 2019). "Bucs Waive RB Shaun Wilson". Buccaneers.com.
  9. ^ "Redskins Sign RB Shaun Wilson, Waive T Brian Wallace". Redskins.com. July 25, 2019.

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