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B.J.
Emmons
#28 Running Back
B.J.
Emmons
#28 Running Back
Height 6'0
Weight 224 lbs
Birth Date (Age) 1997-07-03 (27)
Born Morganton, NC
School Florida Atlantic
Status AMER
Rushes 16
Yards 44
Touchdowns 0
Average 2.75

CFL: 2nd season

Stamps: 1st season

 

Games played through 2023

Regular season: 0

Playoffs: 0

Grey Cup: 0

 

Acquired                                                                                                                                                    

Signed on Dec. 13, 2023.

 

Pro path

  • 2021 – Signed as undrafted free agent by Seattle Seahawks (NFL) on May 14. Waived on June 15
  • 2021 – Signed with Las Vegas Raiders (NFL) on July 28. He spent time on practice squad before being released Sept. 5
  • 2021 – Joined Seattle Seahawks (NFL) practice squad on Nov. 23. He was waived on Nov. 29
  • 2022 – Selected in 27th round by Tampa Bay Bandits in United States Football League draft. He had 244 rushing yards and a touchdown for the Bandits
  • 2022 – Signed by Houston Texans (NFL) on Aug. 11 and released on Aug. 15
  • 2022 – Signed by Saskatchewan Roughriders (CFL) on Oct. 2 and released on June 4, 2023

 

2024

(Calgary) Emmons has played four games and has 16 carries for 44 yards, five receptions for 56 yards and two kickoff returns for 57 yards. In his CFL debut in Week 1 against Hamilton, he carried the ball five times for 23 yards and had one catch for seven yards.

 

2023

(Saskatchewan) Emmons attended training camp with the Roughriders. He saw action in one pre-season game and had six carries for 27 yards and one catch for seven yards.

 

2022

(Saskatchewan) Emmons signed with the Roughriders on Oct. 2 and finished the season on the team’s practice roster.

 

Notable

First game: June 7, 2024, vs Hamilton

First reception: June 7, 2024, vs Hamilton

 

College           

Emmons completed his college career with two seasons (2019-20) at Florida Atlantic. In 10 games including four starts for the Owls, he had 88 carries for 353 yards and seven touchdowns as well as six receptions for 25 yards. In 2017, Emmons played at Alabama and in seven games for the Crimson Tide, he had 35 carries for 173 yards and one touchdown, two catches for 20 yards and one kickoff return for 26 yards. In between his time at Alabama and Florida Atlantic, Emmons played one season at Hutchinson (Kansas) Community College and in 12 games for the Blue Dragons, he accumulated 694 rushing yards and 10 touchdowns.

 

Personal

Emmons is an alumnus of Freedom High School in Morganton, N.C. In his senior season with the Patriots, he scored 41 touchdowns and rushed for 2,417 yards. Over his full high-school career, he had 101 touchdowns and 6,573 rushing yards.

Seasons

Rushing

YEAR TEAM GP CAR YDS TDS AVG LG
2024
CGY 4 16 44 0 2.8 7
Total
4 16 44 0 2.8 7

Receiving

YEAR TEAM GP REC ATT YDS YAC TD AVG LG
2024
CGY 4 5 5 56 50 0 11.2 22
Total
4 5 5 56 50 0 11.2 22

Kickoff Returns

YEAR TEAM GP KOR YDS AVG LG TD
2024
CGY 4 2 57 28.5 32 0
Total
4 2 57 28.5 32 0

Game Log

Rushing

DATE WEEK OPP CAR YDS TD AVG LG
06-08
1 HAM 5 23 0 4.6 7
06-15
2 BC 4 4 0 1.0 6
06-29
4 WPG 2 2 0 1.0 3
07-06
5 MTL 5 15 0 3.0 5
Total
16 44 0 2.4 21

Receiving

DATE WEEK OPP REC ATT YDS TD AVG LG
06-08
1 HAM 1 1 7 0 7.0 7
06-15
2 BC 2 2 28 0 14.0 22
06-29
4 WPG 0 0 0 0 0.0 0
07-06
5 MTL 2 2 21 0 10.5 12
Total
5 5 56 0 10.5 41

Kickoff Returns

DATE WEEK OPP KOR YDS AVG LG TD
06-15
2 BC 2 57 28.5 32 0
Total
2 57 28.5 32 0

Player Transactions

DATE TEAM ACTION STATUS