DATE OF BIRTH: February 9, 1997

COLLEGE: Penn State University

POSITION: Running Back

TEAM: New York Giants


Barkley dominated the 2018 NFL Combine, recording a 4.40 40-time, 29 bench press reps and a 41-inch vertical jump
Barkley broke the program record at Penn State for receptions by a running back with 46 catches and for consecutive games with a touch down (15 games)
During his sophomore season, Barkley started all 14 games and became the first Penn State player since Larry Johnson to post back-to-back games with 200-plus all-purpose yards. Barkley led the Big Ten in touchdowns (22)
During his first year, Barkley set the Penn State record for rushing yards (1,076), 182 carries and seven touchdowns during the 2015 Penn State football season campaign
Barkley played collegiately for three seasons at Penn State University before declaring for the 2018 NFL Draft

Six-time Big Ten Offensive Player of the Week (2016, 2017)
ESPN and Sporting News Midseason All American (2017)
Walter Camp First Team All-American (2017)
Fiesta Bowl Champion (2017)
Paul Hornung Award (2017)
Big Ten Running Back of the Year (2016)

Barkley has four siblings (Shaquona, Aliyah, Rashard and Ali)

Saquon Barkley Is the Future of the NFL – Sports Illustrated
Saquon Barkley on growing up a Jets fan, playing with Odell and taking up chess – NY Post
Saquon Barkley Talks NFL Draft – Tiki & Tierney on CBS Sports
Jay Z’s Roc Nation Sports Landed One of the Most Exciting Players in the Upcoming NFL Draft – Complex