Samaje
Perine (#34)

RB - Cincinnati Bengals

Age 27
Exp 6th Season
HT/WT 5'11" / 235 LBS
Bye 10
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FPTS
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2022 Stats
GAME RUSHING RECEIVING FUMBLES
Week OPP ATT YDS Y/A LG TD REC TGT CAT% Y/C YDS LG TD TOT LOST
1 PIT 1 4 4.0 4 0 3 5 60.0 11.0 33 14 0 0 0
2 @DAL 1 2 2.0 2 0 1 1 100.0 8.0 8 8 0 0 0
3 @NYJ 9 47 5.2 7 0 2 2 100.0 7.0 14 12 1 0 0
4 MIA 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Career Stats
SEASON RUSHING RECEIVING FUMBLES
YEAR GP ATT YDS Y/A LG TD REC TGT CAT% Y/C YDS LG TD TOT LOST
2017 16 175 603 3.4 30 1 22 24 91.7 8.3 182 25 1 2 2
2018 5 8 32 4.0 11 0 3 4 75.0 1.7 5 8 0 0 0
2019 7 5 16 3.2 9 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
2020 16 63 301 4.8 46 3 11 12 91.7 6.0 66 15 0 0 0
2021 16 55 246 4.5 46 1 27 31 87.1 7.3 196 23 1 0 0
2022 4 12 53 4.4 7 0 6 9 66.7 9.2 55 14 1 0 0
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Samaje Perine - Notches first 2022 touchdown

Perine scored the Bengals' initial touchdown in their win over the Jets on Sunday on a pass in the red zone. He ended up with a combined 61 yards rushing and receiving.

Samaje Perine - Limited role in loss

Perine had one carry for two yards and caught his only target for eight yards in Sunday's 20-17 loss to the Cowboys.

Samaje Perine - Limited to third-down duty

Perine had one carry for four yards and three catches for 33 yards in the Bengals' overtime loss to the Steelers in Week 1.

Samaje Perine - Not in line to play Sunday

Perine isn't expected to play in Sunday's preseason game against the Giants, Kelsey Conway of The Cincinnati Enquirer reports.

Samaje Perine - Impresses at training camp

Perine has been "all over the field making plays" in training camp, according to Jay Morrison and Paul Dehner Jr. of The Athletic.

Samaje Perine - Competing with Evans

At this stage, it appears as though Perine (undisclosed) leads Chris Evans in the competition to secure the immediate backup slot behind top RB Joe Mixon, Chris Roling of the USA Today reports.

Samaje Perine - All set for training camp

Perine (undisclosed) was removed from the active/PUP list and returned to the active roster Wednesday.

Samaje Perine - Lands on PUP list

Perine (undisclosed) was placed on the Bengals' active/PUP list Saturday.

Samaje Perine - Finds end zone on long reception

Perine recorded three receptions on four targets for 43 yards in Sunday's 27-24 overtime win over Kansas City in the AFC Championship Game.

Samaje Perine - One carry against Raiders

Perine had one carry for two yards without any targets in the passing game in Saturday's playoff win over the Raiders.

Samaje Perine - Likely starting Week 18

Perine likely will work as Cincinnati's lead back Sunday against the Browns, after teammate Joe Mixon tested positive for COVID-19, Chase Goodbread of NFL.com reports.

Samaje Perine - One catch, one carry

Perine had one catch for 10 yards and one carry for four yards in Sunday's 34-31 win over the Chiefs.

Samaje Perine - Barely plays

Perine saw just 11 snaps in Sunday's win over the Ravens, netting zero carries and two catches for six yards.

Samaje Perine - Watching Mixon's status

Perine would be next in line to start for the Bengals at running back if Joe Mixon (ankle) can't go. Perine had four carries for 30 yards and two catches for 13 yards in the Week 15 win over the Broncos.

Samaje Perine - Heavily involved in passing game

Perine carried four times for 11 yards and caught four of five targets for 22 yards during Sunday's 26-23 overtime loss to the 49ers.

Samaje Perine - Minimal workload in loss

Perine carried five times for 36 yards and caught both of his targets for five yards in Sunday's 41-22 loss to the Chargers.

Samaje Perine - Tiny workload

Perine had just three carries and one catch on 10 snaps despite the Bengals benching their offensive starters for most of the fourth quarter in their blowout win over the Steelers.

Samaje Perine - Nine offensive snaps

Perine was limited to nine offensive snaps in the Week 11 win over the Raiders. He had two carries for three yards along with three catches for 18 yards.

Samaje Perine - Resurfaces in running attack

Perine carried five times for 20 yards and caught two of three targets for 17 yards Sunday in the Bengals' 41-16 loss to the Browns.

Samaje Perine - Minimal usage in loss

Perine played only 14 offensive snaps in the Week 8 loss to the Jets without netting a carry, but did catch two passes for 16 yards.

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