LEONARD FOURNETTE

LEONARD FOURNETTE

HOMETOWN: New Orleans, LA

DATE OF BIRTH: January 18, 1995

COLLEGE: Louisiana State University

POSITION: Running Back

TEAM: Jacksonville Jaguars

 

PROFESSIONAL HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Fournette led the Jacksonville Jaguars to the 2018 AFC Championship game in his first season in the league
  • Fournette finished with 109 yards and three touchdowns, in the Jaguars’ 2017 AFC Divisional Round victory over the Pittsburgh Steelers
  • In 13 starts throughout his rookie season, Fournette tallied 1,040 rushing yards, 302 receiving yards and 10 total touchdowns
  • The Jaguars drafted Fournette in the first round with the fourth overall pick in the 2017 NFL Draft following a storied career at Louisiana State University

AWARDS:

  • FedEx Ground Player of the Week (2017)
  • Coaches Second-Team All-SEC (2016)
  • AP Second-Team All-SEC (2016)
  • Consensus First-Team All-American (2015)
  • Coaches All-SEC First-Team (2015)
  • AP All-SEC First-Team (2015)
  • SEC Men’s Sportsmanship Award Recipient (2015)
  • All-SEC Freshman Team (2014)
  • First SEC player to rush for 200 yards in three consecutive games (2014)

OFF FIELD HIGHLIGHTS:

  • During his rookie season, Fournette donated $50,000 to Hurricane Harvey relief efforts
  • Alongside his brand partner MET-Rx, Fournette donated weight room equipment to Raines High School in Jacksonville during his rookie season
  • In 2015, he earned the SEC Sportsmanship Award for his support for the victims of the South Carolina flooding
  • Fournette is a proud father of two – a daughter, Lyric, and a son, Leonard IV

MEDIA HIGHLIGHTS:

LATEST POSTS

“When I look back at last season, I feel nothing but love. Love for our fans, love for my teammates who battled every down, and love for every memory I made. I decided to spread that same love...” Read more at Leonard Fournette's new website: https://rocnat.io/n/lf27 created by Web.com.
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