Samaje
Perine (#34)

RB - Cincinnati Bengals

Age 26
Exp 6th Season
HT/WT 5'11" / 240 LBS
Bye 10
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2021 Week 22 Projections
Updated: Sunday, February 13, 2022 5:19 PM
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2021 Stats
GAME RUSHING RECEIVING FUMBLES
Week OPP ATT YDS Y/A LG TD REC TGT CAT% Y/C YDS LG TD TOT LOST
1 MIN 5 22 4.4 13 0 1 1 100.0 7.0 7 7 0 0 0
2 @CHI 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
3 @PIT 1 -1 -1.0 -1 0 1 1 100.0 8.0 8 8 0 0 0
4 JAX 3 7 2.3 4 0 1 1 100.0 15.0 15 15 0 0 0
5 GB 11 59 5.4 11 0 4 5 80.0 6.0 24 10 1 0 0
6 @DET 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
7 @BAL 11 52 4.7 46 1 1 1 100.0 23.0 23 23 0 0 0
8 @NYJ 0 0 0.0 0 0 2 2 100.0 8.0 16 13 0 0 0
9 CLE 5 20 4.0 9 0 2 3 66.7 8.5 17 9 0 0 0
11 @LV 2 3 1.5 2 0 3 3 100.0 6.0 18 9 0 0 0
12 PIT 3 3 1.0 4 0 1 1 100.0 12.0 12 12 0 0 0
13 LAC 5 36 7.2 17 0 2 2 100.0 2.5 5 5 0 0 0
14 SF 4 11 2.8 6 0 4 5 80.0 5.5 22 11 0 0 0
15 @DEN 4 30 7.5 22 0 2 2 100.0 6.5 13 9 0 0 0
16 BAL 0 0 0.0 0 0 2 2 100.0 3.0 6 3 0 0 0
17 KC 1 4 4.0 4 0 1 1 100.0 10.0 10 10 0 0 0
18 @CLE 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 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
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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.

Samaje Perine - Could split time with Mixon

Perine is expected to split snaps and touches out of the backfield with starter Joe Mixon is Sunday's game against the Jets, Charlie Goldsmith of The Cincinnati Enquirer reports.

Samaje Perine - Scores long TD late

Perine rushed 11 times for 52 yards and a touchdown in Sunday's 41-17 win over the Ravens.

Samaje Perine - Returns from COVID list

The Bengals reinstated Perine (illness) from the reserve/COVID-19 list Thursday.

Samaje Perine - Not playing Sunday

Perine was not activated from the reserve/COVID-19 list and thus will not be eligible to play Sunday against the Lions.

Samaje Perine - Tests positive for virus

Perine's placement on the reserve/COVID-19 list earlier Monday was the result of a positive test, Tom Pelissero of NFL Network reports.

Samaje Perine - Placed on COVID-19 list

Perine was placed on the reserve/COVID-19 list Monday.

Samaje Perine - Good in expanded role

Perine rushed 11 times for 59 yards and caught four of five targets for 24 yards and a touchdown in Sunday's 25-22 overtime loss to the Packers.

Samaje Perine - Mixon back in the mix

Perine will potentially have to share the backfield with Joe Mixon (ankle) on Sunday against the Packers, as Mixon is active for the contest.

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