Saquon Barkley

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Saquon Barkley Player Overview

Barkley arrives in the NFL with a pretty clean injury history. He dealt with a couple of ankle sprains across 3 years at Penn State but hasn't most a game since the 2 he sat out as a 2015 freshman. Barkley amassed 18.1 carries per game over his final 2 college seasons, adding 72 receptions over that span. He could be in for even more work after joining the Giants as the #2 overall pick in April.


Chance of Injury in 2018: question mark 62.9%
Chance of Injury per Game: question mark 6%
Projected Games missed for 2018: question mark 2.0

High Risk


Saquon Barkley Injury History

Date League Injury Details
Aug 13, 2018 NFL Thigh Hamstring Sprain/Pull Unspecified Grade 1 Barkley was hurt in camp while running a pass route. All indications are that it's a mild strain.
Nov 26, 2016 Non-NFL Pedal Ankle Sprain/Pull Unspecified Grade 1 Barkley injured his right ankle in the 3rd quarter vs. Michigan State but was able to play the following week.
Sep 26, 2015 Non-NFL Pedal Ankle Sprain Grade 2 Barkley missed 2 games as a freshman with an ankle injury.