2017 Senior Bowl Snapshots - Running Backs

Corey Clement – Wisconsin

Height: 5’11”

Weight: 227

Age: 22

  • 4-star recruit coming out of high school
  • The Clement and Melvin Gordon tag-team in 2014 set the single-season FBS record for rushing yards by teammates with 3,536 (breaking the record of 3,053 set by Gordon and James White in 2013)
  • 4-star recruit coming out of high school
  • Life sciences communication major
  • Interned at Merrill Lynch in summer 2016

Matt Dayes – NC State

Height: 5’10”

Weight: 203

Age: 22

  • 2nd team All-ACC in 2016
  • Ranks 4th in NC State history with 2,856 yards, 5th in all-purpose yards (4,289), 3rd in rushing TD’s (34) and total TD’s (40)
  • Rated as the No. 27 RB in the nation by Rivals.com coming out of high school
  • Sociology major

Kareem Hunt – Toledo

Height: 6’0”

Weight: 225

Age: 21

  • All-time leader in career rushing yards at Toledo and third in MAC history
  • Only fumbled once in his collegiate career. Has gone 742 straight touches without putting the ball on the ground
  • Rushed for 271 yards and 5 TD’s in Toledo’s bowl game in 2014
  • Named 1st team All-MAC in 2016 and 2014. Earned 2nd team honors in 2015
  • 3-star recruit coming out of high school

Donnel Pumphrey – San Diego State

Height: 5’9”

Weight: 180

Age: 22

  • Finished 10th in Heisman voting this year
  • Named 2nd team AP All-American
  • Named first-team All-Mountain West in 2014, 2015 and 2016
  • MWC Player of the Year in 2015 an 2016
  • FBS record holder for rushing yards
  • The most prolific career in MWC history. Hold conference records in rushing attempts (1,059), yards (6,405), TDs (62), Yards From Scrimmage (7,444)

Jamaal Williams – BYU

Height: 6’2”

Weight: 220

Age: 21

  • BYU’s all-time leading rusher
  • Set BYU single game rushing record with a 286 yard and 5 TD performance vs Toledo in 2016
  • 4th BYU RB to have multiple 1,000 yard rushing seasons
  • Named to SI’s Midseason All-American 2nd team

De’Veon Smith – Michigan

Height: 5’11”

Weight: 228

Age: 22

  • Led Michigan in carries, rushing yards and rushing TD’s as a Senior
  • Named honorable mention All-Big10 in 2015 and 2016 by the coaches
  • Was a late add to the Senior Bowl roster after having an impressive showing last week at the East-West Shrine gam