- Third-year wide receiver enters his third NFL season with the Chiefs in 2020.
- Selected as the first of two second-round picks by the Kansas City Chiefs in 2019 NFL Draft.
- In the 2021 AFC Championship Game, Hardman scored his first-career postseason touchdown on a three-yard pass from QB Patrick Mahomes. He also recorded at 50-yard carry in the game, setting the franchise record for the longest run from scrimmage, breaking the previous record set by RB Priest Holmes (48 yards) vs. the Indianapolis Colts in the Divisional round on January 11, 2004.
- Scored his first-career punt return touchdown in Miami (12/13/20) on a 67-yard return.
- With six receiving touchdowns in his rookie season, tied Fred Arbanas, Stephone Paige and Tyreek Hill for the most receiving touchdowns by a rookie in franchise history.
- Recorded a 58-yard kickoff return in the AFC Divisional Round against Houston (1/12/20), the fourth-longest postseason kickoff return in Chiefs history.
- In Week 17 vs. L.A. Chargers (12/29/19) scored a 104-yard kickoff return touchdown, the first return score of his career. His 104-yard kickoff return touchdown is the third-longest in Chiefs history and registered as the longest kickoff return of the 2019 season in the NFL.
- Recorded a career-long catch on an 83-yard touchdown pass from QB Patrick Mahomes in Week 3 against Baltimore (9/22/19).
- Became the first rookie and the fourth player in NFL history with a 100+ yard kick return for a touchdown and an 80+ yard receiving touchdown in the same season.
- Scored his first NFL touchdown on a 42-yard pass from QB Patrick Mahomes in Week 2 at Oakland (9/15/19).
- 2019 Mack Lee Hill Award winner.
- Named to the Pro Bowl as a return specialist following his rookie season performance in 2019.
- Named to the PFW/PFWA All-Rookie Team as a kick returner following the 2019 season.
- Earned second-team AP All-Pro and PFWA All-AFC team accolades as a kick returner following the 2019 season.
- Named Special Teams Player of the Week following Week 17 of the 2019 season after his performance against the Los Angeles Chargers.
- Originally entered the NFL as the first of two second-round picks (56th overall) in the 2019 NFL Draft by the Kansas City Chiefs.
|17||Chargers||L 21 - 38||2||25||12.5||18||0||1||1|
|16||Falcons||W 17 - 14||3||24||8||11||0||1||20||20||20||0|
|15||@Saints||W 32 - 29||3||22||7.3||9||1||1||-5||-5||-5||0|
|14||@Dolphins||W 33 - 27||3||40||13.3||26||0||1||1|
|13||Broncos||W 22 - 16||1||15||15||15||0|
|12||@Buccaneers||W 27 - 24||3||23||7.7||15||0|
|11||@Raiders||W 35 - 31||1||16||16||16||0|
|9||Panthers||W 33 - 31||3||48||16||32||0|
|8||Jets||W 35 - 9||7||96||13.7||30||1|
|3||@Ravens||W 34 - 20||4||81||20.3||49||1|
|7||@Broncos||W 43 - 16||2||57||28.5||38||0||1||13||13||13||0|
|2||@Chargers||W 23 - 20||2||30||15||22||0||1||3||3||3||0|
|6||@Bills||W 26 - 17||0||0||0|
|1||Texans||W 34 - 20||1||6||6||6||0|
|5||Raiders||L 32 - 40||2||50||25||37||0|
|4||Patriots||W 26 - 10||4||27||6.8||10||1|
|2019||Kansas City Chiefs||16||5||26||538||20.7||83||6||4||17||4.3||9||0||2||2|
|2020||Kansas City Chiefs||16||8||41||560||13.7||49||4||4||31||7.8||20||0||2||2|
Mecole Hardman: "That night was full of excitement and joy" | NFL Draft 2021
WR Mecole Hardman speaks with Mitch Holthus and Matt McMullen during the Day 2 Preview of the 2021 NFL Draft
Mecole Hardman: "Every player has their ups and downs, it's just how they respond to it" | Press Conference 2/3
WR Mecole Hardman speaks with the media ahead of Super Bowl LV where the Chiefs will face the Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Mecole Hardman: "We just have a goal in mind and want to achieve that goal" | AFC Championship Press Conference
WR Mecole Hardman speaks to the media following the AFC Championship win versus the Buffalo Bills
Mecole Hardman Ignites Afterburners on 50-Yard Sprint
Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Mecole Hardman takes off down the left sideline for a 50-yard run against the Buffalo Bills in the AFC Championship Game
TOUCHDOWN: Mecole Hardman Turns Screen into a Score to Cap 14-Play Drive
Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Mecole Hardman turns screen into touchdown to cap 14-play drive
Mecole Hardman: "They're a fast bunch of guys that get to the ball fast" | Press Conference 1/20
WR Mecole Hardman speaks with the media ahead of the AFC Championship matchup versus the Buffalo Bills
Mecole Hardman's 42-Yard Jet Sweep is an Absolute BLUR
Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Mecole Hardman's 42-yard jet sweep is an absolute BLUR
Kingdom Short: Legion of Zoom | Presented by GEHA
Hill. Hardman. Watkins. Robinson. Collectively, they form the "Legion of Zoom". A combination of personalities that make up one of the fastest wide receiver corps in the entire NFL. But where did the nickname originate? Can anyone be in the Legion of Zoom? What's it like to be a part of that elite group? Find out everything about the "Legion of Zoom" in this Kingdom Short presented by GEHA.
Mecole Hardman Ratchets up Speed on 20-Yard Jet Sweep
Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Mecole Hardman ratchets up the speed on a 20-yard jet sweep
Mecole Hardman: "I kind of predicted that I was going to score on that play" | Press Conference 12/24
Wide receiver Mecole Hardman talks with the media ahead of the Chiefs Week 16 matchup with the Atlanta Falcons.
TOUCHDOWN: Mecole Hardman finds the Corner with a Toe-Tapping Catch for Score
Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes shows perfect ball placement with a 5-yard touchdown pass to the back corner of the end zone to wide receiver Mecole Hardman
Mecole Hardman One-on-One: "I got the edge, I knew it was over with" | Week 14 vs. Dolphins
Mecole Hardman reacts to the Chiefs winning their fifth straight AFC West Championship and the Week 14 victory over the Miami Dolphins
TOUCHDOWN: Mecole Hardman Shows Insane Speed on 67-Yard Punt Return for Score
Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Mecole Hardman rushes 67 yards for a punt-return touchdown
Mecole Hardman: "I think my route running has gotten better" | Press Conference 12/9
Wide Receiver Mecole Hardman addresses the media ahead of the Chiefs Week 14 matchup with the Miami Dolphins
Patrick Mahomes Delivers Masterful Backpedaling Dime to Mecole Hardman
Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes delivers masterful backpedaling dime to wide receiver Mecole Hardman
Patrick Mahomes Completes 32-Yard Laser to Mecole Hardman
Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes completes 32-yard pass to wide receiver Mecole Hardman
Mecole Hardman's Big Game vs. Jets | Pivotal Performance from Week 8
Take a look back at Mecole Hardman's performance against the New York Jets in this week's Pivotal Performance.
Mecole Hardman: "It's good to have some plays up your sleeve" | Week 8 Press Conference
WR Mecole Hardman address the media following the Chiefs Week 8 victory over the New York Jets
Mecole Hardman One-on-One: "I was wanting that play all game" | Week 8 vs. Jets
Mecole Hardman goes one-on-one with Mitch Holthus and Shawn Barber to recap his performance against the New York Jets
Mecole Hardman Snags Laser from Patrick Mahomes for 19-Yard Reception
Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes slings laser to slanting wide receiver Mecole Hardman for 19 yards
Mecole Hardman Completes Shoelace Grab on Third-and-15
Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Mecole Hardman makes shoelace grab on third-and-15
TOUCHDOWN: Mecole Hardman Hauls in Short Pass for 30-Yard Score
Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Mecole Hardman takes chest pass from quarterback Patrick Mahomes for 30-yard touchdown
Mecole Hardman Holds onto a One-Handed Catch for a 19-Yard Gain
Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes slings a sidearm pass for a 19-yard gain to wide receiver Mecole Hardman
Mecole Hardman: "I think I'm ready for the challenge" | Press Conference 10/15
WR Mecole Hardman speaks with the media ahead of the Week 6 matchup versus the Buffalo Bills