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Team

Akeem Hunt
RB #33
Height:
5-10
Weight:
185
College:
Purdue
Experience:
3
Rushing
YearTeamGAttAtt/GYdsAvgYds/GTDLng1st1st%20+40+FUM
TOTAL 24 39 1.6 211 5.4 8.8 0 25 10 25.6 2 0 2
2017 KC 9 2 0.2 6 3 0.7 0 3 0 -- 0 0 0
2016 HOU 8 20 2.5 109 5.5 13.6 0 19 4 20 0 0 2
2015 HOU 7 17 2.4 96 5.6 13.7 0 25 6 35.3 2 0 0
Receiving
YearTeamGRecYdsAvgYds/GLongTD20+40+1stFUM
TOTAL 24 10 69 6.9 2.9 27 0 2 0 3 0
2017 KC 9 1 1 1 0.1 1 0 0 0 0 0
2016 HOU 8 3 29 9.7 3.6 24 0 1 0 1 0
2015 HOU 7 6 39 6.5 5.6 27 0 1 0 2 0
Defensive
YearTeamGTotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntTDsYdsAvgLng
TOTAL 24 10 8 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 -- 0
2017 KC 9 3 3 0 0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --
2016 HOU 8 7 5 2 0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --
2015 HOU 7 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Fumbles
YearTeamGFUMLostFFOWN FROPP FROWN YDSOPP YDSTDOOBSftyTB
TOTAL 24 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2017 KC 9 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2016 HOU 8 2 0 0 1 -- 0 -- -- 0 0 0
2015 HOU 7 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Kick Return
YearTeamGRetYdsAvgLngTD20+40+FCFUM
TOTAL 24 26 603 23.2 42 0 14 2 0 0
2017 KC 9 16 390 24.4 42 0 10 2 0 0
2016 HOU 8 9 194 21.6 39 0 4 0 0 0
2015 HOU 7 1 19 19 19 0 0 0 0 0

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TRANSACTIONS: Signed by the New York Giants as a college free agent  on May 7, 2015...Signed to the Baltimore Ravens practice squad on Oct. 13, 2015...Released from the Ravens practice squad on Oct. 20, 2015...Signed to the Houston Texans practice squad on Nov. 3, 2015...Signed to the Texans active roster on Nov. 21, 2015...Waived by the Texans on Sept. 3, 2016...Signed to the Texans practice squad on Sept. 4, 2016.

TRANSACTIONS: Signed by the New York Giants as a college free agent  on May 7, 2015...Signed to the Baltimore Ravens practice squad on Oct. 13, 2015...Released from the Ravens practice squad on Oct. 20, 2015...Signed to the Houston Texans practice squad on Nov. 3, 2015...Signed to the Texans active roster on Nov. 21, 2015...Waived by the Texans on Sept. 3, 2016...Signed to the Texans practice squad on Sept. 4, 2016.

2016 (Houston 8/0, 2/0):
Tied for fifth on the team with seven special teams tackles
Spent Weeks 1-9 on the Texans practice squad
Elevated to the active roster on Nov. 12
Made his season debut and set single-game career highs in rushing attempts (eight) and yards (52), averaging 6.5 yards per carry, at Jacksonville (11/13) in Week 10
Recorded a career-long 39-yard kickoff return in the fourth quarter at Oakland (11/21) in Week 11 that was also the Texans’ longest kickoff return in 2016
Registered 19 yards on two carries, averaging 9.5 yards per attempt, with a long run of 16 yards vs. San Diego (11/27) in Week 12
Logged three kickoff returns for 66 yards, averaging 22.0 yards per return, at Green Bay (12/4) in Week 13
Registered a season-long 19-yard run and returned two kickoffs for 36 yards (18.0 avg.) at Indianapolis (12/11) in Week 14
Rushed three times for 15 yards, giving him 103 yards on 19 carries for the season, both of which are career highs, vs. Jacksonville (12/18) in Week 15
Logged a season-long 24-yard reception in the fourth quarter and set a career highs with 28 receiving yards and three special teams tackles vs. Cincinnati (12/24) in Week 16
Tied for the team lead with a career-high two special teams tackles and returned two kickoffs for 29 yards at Tennessee (1/1/17) in Week 17
Returned his first career postseason kickoff for 17 yards vs. Oakland (1/7/17) in the AFC Wild Card round
Made the first two postseason receptions of his career for 15 yards in addition to returning two kickoffs for 40 yards at New England (1/14/17) in the AFC Divisional round

2015 (Houston 7/1, 1/0):
Orginally signed as a rookie free agent with the N.Y. Giants on 5/7
Signed to the Texans active roster (11/21) after spending time on the practice squad
Played in his first career game and rushed for two yards on his first career carry vs. N.Y.
Jets (11/22)
Finished with three carries for 27 yards (9.0 avg.) in the game vs. New Orleans (11/29)
Returned his first career kickoff for a gain of 19 yards in the fourth quarter vs. New England (12/13)
Registered a career-long 21-yard run in the first quarter at Indianapolis (12/20)
Finished with 26 rushing yards at Indianapolis (12/20)
Posted a single-game career-high 28 rushing yards on three carries (9.3 avg.), including
a career-long of 25 yards vs. Jacksonville (1/3/16) in his first career start

COLLEGE:
Played in 49 games with 17 starts at Purdue
Career totals included 371 rushing attempts for 2,035 yards (5.5-yard avg.) and 11 touch- downs, 100 receptions for 841 yards and 6 scores, and 74 kickoff returns for 1,747 yards (23.6-yard average) and 6 touchdowns
As a senior in 2014, played in 12 games with 7 starts and had career-high totals of 173 rushing attempts for 949 yards (5.5-yard avg.) and 6 touchdowns and 48 catches for
293 yards
In his junior season in 2013, played in 12 games with 9 starts and led the team with 464 rushing yards on 123 carries and was 2nd with 38 receptions for 340 yards
Returned 24 kickoffs for 626 yards and one touchdown in 2013
In 2012, appeared in all 13 games as a reserve and rushed 42 times for 335 yards and two touchdowns (8.0 ypc)
Caught 13 passes for 204 yards and two touchdowns and returned 39 kickoffs for 867 yards and one touchdown (22.2 ypr)
Averaged 108.3 all-purpose yards per game in 2012
Appeared in 12 games as a reserve in 2011 and finished third on the team in rushing with
287 yards and two touchdowns on merely 33 carries (8.7 avg.)
Movement and sports sciences major

PERSONAL:
Averaged 5.7 yards per carry as a senior at Newton High School in Covington, Ga, gain- ing 654 yards on 115 rushes with seven touchdowns
Caught 15 passes for 231 yards (15.4 average) and two scores
Team offensive MVP as a senior
Rushed for 679 yards and seven touchdowns on 114 carries as a junior
Averaged 4.7 yards per carry and caught nine passes for 47 yards (5.2 average)
Coach was Cortez Allen
Given name is Akeem Bernard Hunt
Born Feb. 22, 1993

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