Saquon Barkley

Saquon Barkley

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 2020: question mark 54.7%
Chance of Injury per Game: question mark 4.8%
Projected Games missed for 2020: question mark 1.3
Durability: question mark 6

High Risk


Saquon Barkley Injury History

Date League Injury Details
Sep 22, 2019 NFL Pedal Ankle Sprain Grade 2 He suffered a high ankle sprain in the second quarter against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Aug 13, 2018 NFL Thigh Hamstring Sprain/Pull Unspecified Grade 1 Barkley was hurt in camp while running a pass route. He missed 8 days but was ready for Week 1.
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.