Player Bio

Jason Avant
WR #81
Height:
6-0
Weight:
210
College:
Michigan
Hometown:
Chicago, IL
Experience:
10
Receiving
YearTeamGRecYdsAvgYds/GLongTD20+40+1stFUM
TOTAL 148 346 4,118 11.9 27.8 58 13 59 3 211 6
2015 KC 16 15 119 7.9 7.4 20 0 1 0 5 0
2014 KC 5 13 152 11.7 30.4 41 0 1 1 9 0
2014 CAR 11 21 201 9.6 18.3 22 1 3 0 10 0
2013 PHI 16 38 447 11.8 27.9 31 2 9 0 23 1
2012 PHI 14 53 648 12.2 46.3 39 0 8 0 32 1
2011 PHI 16 52 679 13.1 42.4 35 1 10 0 33 2
2010 PHI 16 51 573 11.2 35.8 34 1 8 0 31 0
2009 PHI 16 41 587 14.3 36.7 58 3 11 2 26 1
2008 PHI 15 32 377 11.8 25.1 31 2 5 0 22 0
2007 PHI 15 23 267 11.6 17.8 31 2 3 0 15 0
2006 PHI 8 7 68 9.7 8.5 18 1 0 0 5 1
Rushing
YearTeamGAttAtt/GYdsAvgYds/GTDLng1st1st%20+40+FUM
TOTAL 148 2 0 2 1 0 0 1 0 -- 0 0 0
2015 KC 16 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2014 KC 5 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2014 CAR 11 1 0.1 1 1 0.1 0 1 0 -- 0 0 0
2013 PHI 16 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2012 PHI 14 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2011 PHI 16 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2010 PHI 16 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2009 PHI 16 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2008 PHI 15 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2007 PHI 15 1 0.1 1 1 0.1 0 1 0 -- 0 0 0
2006 PHI 8 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Kick Return
YearTeamGRetYdsAvgLngTD20+40+FCFUM
TOTAL 148 1 13 13 13 0 0 0 0 0
2015 KC 16 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2014 KC 5 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2014 CAR 11 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2013 PHI 16 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2012 PHI 14 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2011 PHI 16 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2010 PHI 16 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2009 PHI 16 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2008 PHI 15 1 13 13 13 0 0 0 0 0
2007 PHI 15 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2006 PHI 8 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Defensive
YearTeamGTotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntTDsYdsAvgLng
TOTAL 148 38 33 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 -- 0
2015 KC 16 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2014 KC 5 1 1 0 0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --
2014 CAR 11 0 -- -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- --
2013 PHI 16 2 2 0 0 0 0 -- -- -- -- --
2012 PHI 14 3 3 0 0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --
2011 PHI 16 5 4 1 0 0 0 -- -- -- -- --
2010 PHI 16 4 4 0 0 0 0 -- -- -- -- --
2009 PHI 16 3 3 0 0 0 0 -- -- -- -- --
2008 PHI 15 4 4 0 0 0 0 -- -- -- -- --
2007 PHI 15 12 8 4 0 0 0 -- -- -- -- --
2006 PHI 8 4 4 0 0 0 0 -- -- -- -- --
Fumbles
YearTeamGFUMLostFFOWN FROPP FROWN YDSOPP YDSTDOOBSftyTB
TOTAL 148 6 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 3 0 1
2015 KC 16 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2014 KC 5 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2014 CAR 11 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 0 -- -- --
2013 PHI 16 1 1 0 -- -- -- -- 0 0 0 0
2012 PHI 14 1 0 0 -- -- -- -- -- 1 0 0
2011 PHI 16 2 2 0 -- -- -- -- 0 1 0 1
2010 PHI 16 -- -- 0 1 -- 0 -- 0 -- -- --
2009 PHI 16 1 0 1 -- -- -- -- 0 1 0 0
2008 PHI 15 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- 0 -- -- --
2007 PHI 15 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- 0 -- -- --
2006 PHI 8 1 1 0 -- -- -- -- 0 0 0 0

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Biography

PRO CAREER:

  • 10th-year wide receiver enters his second season with the Chiefs after a short stint in Carolina (2014) and eight seasons with the Philadelphia Eagles (2006-13).
  • Has played in 132 career games (52 starts) with 331 receptions for 3,999 yards (12.1 avg.) and 13 touchdowns.
  • Has notched 100 or more receiving yards in five games.
  • Has caught a touchdown pass in all but one of his nine NFL seasons.
  • Was drafted in the fourth round of the 2006 NFL Draft (109th overall) when Andy Reid was the head coach for the Philadelphia Eagles.

TRANSACTIONS:

Signed with Kansas City (11/21/14) ... Released by the Panthers (11/18/14) ... Signed with Carolina (4/7/14) ... Released by the Eagles (3/4/14) ... Originally entered the NFL as the Eagles fourth-round (109th overall) in the 2006 NFL Draft.

COLLEGE:

Played in 47 games at Michigan... Finished his career ranked third in school history with 169 receptions for 2,247 yards and 13 touchdowns ... Two-time Biletnikoff Award candidate as the nation’s top receiver ... Three- time All-Big Ten Conference ... First-team All-Big Ten  Conference  selection  as  a  senior  in  2005 ... Led the Wolverines with 82 catches for 1,007 yards and eight touchdowns ... Second-team All- Big Ten Conference choice as a junior in 2004 ... Ranked second on the team with 38 receptions for 447 yards and three touchdowns ... Earned second-team All-Big Ten Conference honors as a sophomore in 2003.

PERSONAL:

Attended Carver High School in Chicago, Ill. Graduated from Michigan with a degree in sociology.