Joshua Kelley

Team: Los Angeles Chargers
Position: RB
Height: 5-11
Weight: 212
Arms: 31 3/4
Hands: 9 3/4
Experience: 4
College: UCLA
Age: 26

Joshua Kelley is a professional American football running back who plays for the National Football League (NFL). Highly recognized for his skills and talent on the fields, Kelley’s passion and dedication have propelled him to success in the sport he loves.

Born on November 20, 1997, in Lancaster, California, Joshua Kelley was destined for the field. He attended Eastside High School in Lancaster where he began showcasing his athletic prowess. As a phenomenal young player, he rushed for 3,488 yards and 39 touchdowns during his high school career. His outstanding performance secured him a place at the University of California, Davis.

At UC Davis, Kelley played for two seasons from 2015 to 2016. He amassed a total of 1,000 yards rushing and demonstrated exceptional skill as an offensive player. Despite a flourishing career at UC Davis, Kelley decided to transfer to the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) after his sophomore season.

At UCLA, Kelley redshirted in 2017 due to NCAA transfer rules. However, he returned in 2018 stronger than ever. He was named a starter and subsequently rushed for 1,243 yards and 12 touchdowns, making him one of the best rushers in the Pac-12 Conference that year. In his senior year, he rushed for 1,060 yards and 12 touchdowns, earning himself a reputation as a reliable and consistent running back.

Upon graduating from college, Kelley entered the 2020 NFL Draft. His explosive speed, agility, and ball vision caught the attention of several NFL teams. In the fourth round of the draft, he was chosen by the Los Angeles Chargers. His NFL career started in a promising manner, with Kelley proving himself as a reliable player in both rushing and receiving capacities.

His rookie season with the Chargers was impressive. He accumulated 354 rushing yards and 148 receiving yards, with two touchdowns. Kelley has provided depth to the Chargers’ running game, offering a complementary role to the team’s lead back, Austin Ekeler. Standing at 5’11 and weighing 212 pounds, Kelley’s strength and agility make him a formidable player, whether he’s rushing up the middle or catching passes out of the backfield.

Kelley’s work ethic is just as impressive off the field. He graduated with a degree in Economics and has been praised for his intelligence and leadership. During his time at UCLA, he received the Paul I. Wellman Memorial Award for All-Around Excellence, recognizing his achievements in athletics, academics, and citizenship.

From his high school days to his current NFL career, Joshua Kelley has proven himself to be a remarkable athlete and individual. His story is a testament to the power of perseverance, hard work, and a love for the game. Kelley is not just an exceptional football player, but a role model to aspiring athletes. His achievements on and off the field signify a bright future within the NFL, and fans of the sport eagerly await his continued success.

Latest Stats

Los Angeles Chargers vs. New England Patriots on Dec 03, 2023 Stats (away)
projected_rushing_attempts: 15.8


Los Angeles Chargers vs. Jacksonville Jaguars on Jan 14, 2023 Stats (away)
projected_rushing_attempts: 5.8


Denver Broncos vs. Los Angeles Chargers on Oct 17, 2022 Stats (home)
projected_rushing_attempts: 5.8


Dallas Cowboys vs. Philadelphia Eagles on Oct 16, 2022 Stats (home)
projected_rushing_attempts: 5.8


Los Angeles Chargers vs. Houston Texans on Oct 02, 2022 Stats (away)
projected_rushing_attempts: 3.1


Los Angeles Chargers vs. Kansas City Chiefs on Sep 15, 2022 Stats (away)
projected_rushing_attempts: 8.3