Steven Jackson was signed by the New England Patriots as a free agent on Dec. 22, 2015 … Originally drafted by St. Louis in the first round (24th overall) of the 2004 NFL Draft ... Signed by Atlanta as an unrestricted free agent from St. Louis (3/14/13) ... Released by Atlanta (2/26/15).
- Has earned Pro Bowl honors three times (2006, 09-10) and named second team All-Pro twice (2006, 09).
- In 12 seasons, has logged 2,750 carries for 11,403 yards (4.1 yards per carry) with 68 touchdowns. He posted eight straight 1,000-yard seasons from 2005-12, joining Emmitt Smith, Barry Sanders, Curtis Martin, Thurman Thomas and LaDainian Tomlinson as the only running backs to record at least eight straight 1,000-yard seasons.
- Has caught 460 passes for 3,663 yards and nine touchdowns, one of 22 running backs in NFL history to record 450 receptions.
- Is one of 11 running backs in NFL history to record 11,000 rushing yards and 3,000 receiving yards and one of eight running backs in NFL history to record 11,000 rushing yards and 450 receptions.
- Has 34 100-yard games in his career.
- His 2,295 career carries are the most in Rams history and his 407 receptions rank second behind Hall of Famer Marshall Faulk.
- His 90 receptions in 2006 tied RB Brian Westbrook for the seventh most catches by a running back in a single season.
2015 (2/1, 2/0 – New England)
- Rushed four times for eight yards and a 1-yard touchdown in the AFC Championship at Denver (1/24).
- Rushed six times for 16 yards in the playoff victory vs. Kansas City (1/16).
- Made his first start as a Patriot at Miami (1/3), where he rushed 14 times for 35 yards and a touchdown and caught one pass for 20 yards.
- Made his Patriots debut and tallied seven carries for 15 yards at N.Y. Jets (12/27).
2014 (15/15 – Atlanta)
- Started all 15 regular-season games he played and compiled 707 yards rushing on 190 carries (3.7 avg.). to go along with 20 receptions for 148 yards (7.4 avg.).
- Registered 18 carries for a season-high 101 yards (5.6 avg.). vs. Arizona (11/30), his first 100-yard rushing effort since 2012 (11/25/12 at Arizona).
2013 (12/12 – Atlanta)
- Started all 12 regular-season games he appeared in and posted 157 rushing attempts for 543 yards (3.5 avg.) and 33 receptions for 191 yards (5.8 avg.) and one touchdown.
- Posted season-highs with 23 rushes for 84 yards (3.7 avg.). and two touchdowns at Buffalo (12/1).
- Caught a season-high five passes for 53 yards (10.6 avg.) in the finale vs. Carolina (12/29).
2012 (16/16 – St. Louis)
- Started all 16 games and rushed for 1,042 yards with four touchdowns, giving him eight straight seasons with more than 1,000 rushing yards.
- Caught 38 passes for 321 yards (8.4 yards per reception).
- Ran for 101 yards on 29 carries with one touchdown at San Francisco (11/11), notching his first 100-yard game of the season and the 32nd of his career. Also moved past WR Torry Holt (12,732) for second on the Rams all-time all-purpose yardage list.
- Rushed for 139 yards on 24 carries at Arizona (11/25), marking his second 100-yard game of the season and his 33rd career 100-yard effort. Averaged 5.8 yards per carry and his 139 rushing yards were the 10th highest single game total of his career.
- Became the 27th player in NFL history to rush for 10,000 career yards vs. Minnesota (12/16). Totaled 146 scrimmage yards with 73 yards on 13 carries and 73 yards on eight receptions.
- Tied RB Eric Dickerson's Rams franchise record with his 56 career rushing touchdown, while adding 81 yards on 19 carries at Tampa Bay (12/23).
- Recorded his eighth consecutive 1,000-yard season on a 14-yard rush in the second quarter at Seattle (12/30).
2011 (15/15 – St. Louis)
- Started all 15 games he played and totaled 1,145 rushing yards on 260 carries, pushing past the 1,000-yard mark for the seventh-consecutive season.
- Scored eighth receiving touchdown of his career and 56th overall vs. Washington (10/2) , breaking a tie with Elroy “Crazy Legs” Hirsch for fifth most in Rams history.
- Rushed for 159 yards on 25 carries for his 28th 100 yard game of his career vs. New Orleans (10/30). Totaled 190 yards from scrimmage and scored two touchdowns.
- Rushed for 130 yards on 29 attempts (4.5 avg.). vs. Arizona (11/6).
- Rushed 27 times for 128 yards at Cleveland (11/13), the 30th 100 yard game of his career. Performance marked the fourth time in his career that he has put together three consecutive 100-yard rushing games.
2010 (16/16 – St. Louis)
- Started all 16 games and earned his third Pro Bowl appearance of his career while extending his franchise record for consecutive 1,000-yard rushing seasons to six. Passed Eric Dickerson to become Rams' all-time leading rusher, accumulating 1,241 yards.
- Rushed for 100 yards in four different games to tie Marshall Faulk for second most career 100-yard games in franchise history (27).
- Rushed for 114 yards on 25 carries in his first 100-yard rushing game of the season at Detroit (10/10).
- Passed RB Eric Dickerson to become the Rams all-time leading rusher on a 3-yard gain in the second quarter at Tampa Bay (10/24). Rushed for 110 yards on 22 carries, his 26th 100-yard game of his career.
- Rushed for 102 yards on 28 attempts and a touchdown at Arizona (12/5).
2009 (16/16 – St. Louis)
- Started all 16 games and finished the season with a team-high 1,416 rushing yards on 324 carries and four touchdowns, and a team-high 51 receptions for 322 receiving yards. His rushing yards total led the NFC, second in the NFL. 1,738 scrimmage yards total finished second in the NFC, fifth in the NFL.
- Rushed for a career-high seven 100-yard games. Had four consecutive 100-yard rushing games for first time in career.
- Rushed 17 times for 104 yards at Washington (9/20), his 17th career 100-yard performance.
- Rushed for 117 yards on 27 carries vs. Green Bay (9/27), the fourth time of career with back-to-back 100-rushing yard games. Also led the team with five receptions for 46 yards.
- Rushed for 134 yards on 23 carries vs. Indianapolis (10/25). Totaled 95 rushing yards in the third quarter, the most in one quarter of career, surpassing his 82 yards in one quarter vs. Dallas (10/19/08).
- Recorded a season-high 149 rushing yards on 22 carries at Detroit (11/1). Rushed for 131 yards vs. New Orleans (11/8), his third consecutive 100-yard rushing game and the second time in career with three consecutive 100-yard rushing games (Weeks 15-17, 2006). It was also third consecutive game with 100 rushing yards in a single half. Led the team in both rushing and receiving.
- Rushed for 116 yards on 24 carries vs. Arizona (11/22). Broke the 1,000 yard mark to become the only player in Rams history with five consecutive 1,000-yard rushing seasons.
- Rushed 28 times for 112 yards at Chicago (11/26). Seven 100-yard rushing games in one season ties Jerome Bettis (1993) and Marshall Faulk (1999) for third-most in Rams' history.
2008 (12/11 – St. Louis)
- Played in 12 games with 11 starts and rushed 253 times for 1,042 yards with seven touchdowns. Notched his fourth-consecutive 1,000-yard rushing season, matching RB Eric Dickerson for most consecutive 1,000-yard rushing seasons in team history. Also caught 40 passes for 379 yards and one touchdown. His 9.4-receiving yard average was highest among all NFL running backs and his 118.4 scrimmage yards per game average ranked first in the NFL. Recorded 100 or more scrimmage yards in nine of 12 games.
- Rushed for 110 yards on 24 carries with one touchdown vs. Buffalo (9/28). Also led the team with five receptions for 78 yards.
- Earned NFC Offensive Player of the Week honors vs. Dallas (10/19), after rushing for 160 yards on 25 carries and tying a career high with three touchdowns.
- Rushed for 108 yards on a season-high 32 carries vs. San Francisco (12/21).
- Rushed for a season-high 161 yards on 30 carries with two touchdowns at Atlanta (12/28). 161 yards was the second-highest rushing-yard total of his career.
2007 (12/12 – St. Louis)
- Started all 12 games he played and produced his third consecutive 1,000-yard rushing season. Scored a 50-plus yard touchdown in three consecutive games, first player to do so since Deuce McCallister in 2003.
- Rushed 30 times for 115 yards at Tampa Bay (9/23).
- Led the team with 76 rushing yards and one touchdown at New Orleans (11/11). Threw first-career touchdown on a 2-yard pass to TE Randy McMichael.
- Rushed for a season-high 143 yards on 24 carries with one touchdown vs. Green Bay (12/16).
2006 (16/16 – St. Louis)
- Started all 16 games and finished season with a career-high 1,528 yards rushing (third in the NFC, fifth in the NFL) on 346 carries with 13 touchdowns. Led all NFL running backs with 90 receptions (fourth in the NFC, seventh in the NFL) for 806 yards and three touchdowns. 2,334 yards from scrimmage led the NFL and 90 receptions were the most by a Rams' running back.
- Earned NFC Offensive Player of the Month honors in December after leading the NFL with seven rushing touchdowns, 849 yards from scrimmage (169.8 average), and 10 touchdowns.
- Rushed 22 times for 121 yards vs. Denver (9/10), his fifth career 100-yard game.
- Carried the ball 22 times for 103 yards at San Francisco (9/17).
- Made a career-high 13 receptions for a career-high 133 yards vs. Kansas City (11/5), as well as then career-high 219 scrimmage yards and first career 100-yard receiving game. Tallied the most receptions by a Rams' running back since Marshall Faulk had 14 at Denver (9/8/02)
- Gained 121 yards on 23 carries vs. San Francisco (11/26).
- Gained 165 yards from scrimmage, the third-best output of the season vs. Arizona (12/3).
- Rushed for 127 yards on 31 carries and two touchdowns vs. Oakland (12/17).
- Earned NFC Player of the Week Honors after gaining a season-high 150 yards rushing on a career-high 33 carries with one touchdown vs, Washington (12/24).
- Rushed 25 times for 142 yards and three touchdowns at Minnesota (12/31), adding two receptions for 24 yards and one touchdown. Marked the first time a Ram has had three rushing touchdowns in a game since Marshall Faulk vs. Minnesota (11/30/03).
2005 (15/15 – St. Louis)
- Started all 15 games he played and ranked seventh in the NFC (14th in the NFL) with 1,046 yards on 254 carries with eight touchdowns. Registered his first 1,000-yard rushing season.
- Rushed 20 times for 97 yards and two touchdowns vs. New Orleans (10/23), the first multiple rushing touchdown game of career.
- Rushed 25 times for a career-high 179 yards vs Jacksonville (10/30).
- Notched 25 carries for 110 yards and one touchdown at Houston (10/27).
2004 (14/3, 2/0 – St. Louis)
- Appeared in 14 games with three starts and was second on team, third among NFL rookies, with 673 yards on 134 carries with a team-high four rushing touchdowns. Ranked fourth in Rams' history for rushing by a rookie (Eric Dickerson 1,808; Jerome Bettis 1,429; Ron Waller 716).
- Rushed seven times for 50 yards in NFL debut vs. Arizona (9/12).
- Rushed 26 times for 119 yards, first-career 100-yard performance vs. San Francisco (12/5).
- Rushed 24 times for a career-high 148 yards and one touchdown vs. Philadelphia (12/27). Performance marked the sixth best rushing performance by a rookie in team history.
- Ended Oregon State career after three seasons, becoming the first Beaver player in history with eligibility remaining to enter the NFL Draft. In 36 games, carried 743 times for 3,625 yards for a 4.9-yard average and 39 touchdowns. Added 680 yards and six touchdowns on 66 catches. Also gained 240 yards with a touchdown on seven kickoff returns.
- His 4,545 all-purpose yards rank second in school history.
- As a junior, ranked 10th in nation in rushing, ninth in all-purpose yardage, and fourth in scoring. Carried 350 times for 1,545 yards and 19 touchdowns, adding 44 receptions for 470 yards and three touchdowns. His 2,015 all-purpose yards set school record.
- As sophomore led Pac-10 in rushing and finished season eighth nationally with 1,690 yards and average of 130.0 yards a game.
- Attended Eldorado High in Las Vegas. Led state in rushing as senior with 2,764 yards and 34 touchdowns on 386 carries (7.1 average) and caught 14 passes for 263 yards and three touchdowns, giving him 226 points for the season. 226 points also was top mark in Nevada for 2000.
- Was a first-team All-Conference (Sunrise Region) pick as a senior as well as first-team all-state. Finished with 3,976 yards and 51 rushing touchdowns in career, both marks were school records.
- as junior, rushed for 1,212 yards and scored 17 touchdowns to lead Devils to 10-3 record, Northeast Division title, the Sunrise Region championship, and appearance in the 4A State Tournament. Named Player of the Year in Nevada and Southern Nevada's Co-Offensive Player of the Year.
- Was a three-year starter in football, two-year starter in basketball (guard), and was a four-year letterman in track as a sprinter. Posted :10.4 best in 100-meters as a junior. His football jersey number (34) was retired by the school.
- Majored in housing studies at Oregon State.