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Emmanuel Sanders
WR #10
Height:
5-11
Weight:
180
Age:
27
College:
Southern Methodist
Hometown:
Bellville, TX
Experience:
5

Quick Stats (2014):

REC
67
YDS
954
AVG
14.2
TDS
7
Career Stats
SeasonTeamGamesReceivingRushingFumbles
GGSRecYdsAvgLongTDAttYdsAvgLngTDFUMLost
TOTAL 228 2,984 13.1 55 18 8 57 7.1 25 0 7 3
2014 DEN 10 10 67 954 14.2 48 7 6 28 4.7 11 0 1 0
2013 PIT 16 10 67 740 11 55T 6 1 25 25 25 0 1 0
2012 PIT 16 7 44 626 14.2 37 1 1 4 4 4 0 3 2
2011 PIT 11 0 22 288 13.1 32 2 -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2010 PIT 13 1 28 376 13.4 35 2 -- -- -- -- -- 2 1
Recent Games
WKOppResultReceivingRushingFumbles
RecYdsAvgLngTDAttYdsAvgLngTDFUMLost
1 IND W 31-24 6 77 12.8 40 0 1 11 11 11 0 -- --
2 KC W 24-17 8 108 13.5 48 0 1 -2 -2 -2 0 -- --
3 @SEA L 20-26 11 149 13.5 42 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- --
5 ARI W 41-20 7 101 14.4 30 0 2 8 4 5 0 -- --
6 @NYJ W 31-17 3 38 12.7 20 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- --
7 SF W 42-17 3 41 13.7 20 1 -- -- -- -- -- -- --
8 SD W 35-21 9 120 13.3 38 3 1 6 6 6 0 1 0
9 @NE L 21-43 10 151 15.1 28 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- --
10 @OAK W 41-17 5 67 13.4 32 2 1 5 5 5 0 -- --
11 @STL L 7-22 5 102 20.4 42 1 -- -- -- -- -- -- --

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The Broncos signed wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders as an unrestricted free agent on Sunday, March 16, 2014.

Sanders (5-11, 180 pounds) is a fifth-year player who appeared in 56 career regular-season games (18 starts) during his first four NFL seasons with Pittsburgh, totaling 161 receptions for 2,030 yards (12.6 avg.) with 11 touchdowns. He also owns 13 catches for 172 yards (13.2 avg.) in four career postseason games played.

The Broncos signed wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders as an unrestricted free agent on Sunday, March 16, 2014.

Sanders (5-11, 180 pounds) is a fifth-year player who appeared in 56 career regular-season games (18 starts) during his first four NFL seasons with Pittsburgh, totaling 161 receptions for 2,030 yards (12.6 avg.) with 11 touchdowns. He also owns 13 catches for 172 yards (13.2 avg.) in four career postseason games played.

He started 10-of-16 games for the Steelers in 2013 and recorded career highs in receptions (67), receiving yards (740) and touchdowns (6). Sanders caught at least one pass in every game and finished the year with four touchdowns in the Steelers’ final six contests.

Selected by Pittsburgh in the third round (82nd overall) of the 2010 NFL Draft from Southern Methodist University, Sanders played in 13 regular-season games (1 start) as a rookie. He also appeared in all three playoff games for the Steelers, including Super Bowl XLV against Green Bay. He saw action in 11 games during his second NFL season in 2011 before opening 7-of-16 games for Pittsburgh in 2012.

He finished his collegiate career as SMU’s all-time leader in career receptions (235), receiving yards (3,791), receiving touchdowns (34) and 100-yard receiving games (16) as he topped the 600-yard mark in all four seasons on campus. Sanders was named first-team All-Conference USA following his senior year when he set single-season school records with 98 catches for 1,339 yards (13.7 avg.) to go along with seven touchdowns.

An all-district running back, wide receiver and safety at Bellville (Texas) High School, Sanders was named Team MVP and Tri-County Offensive Player of the Year following his senior campaign. Sanders was born on March 17, 1987.

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