Sanders with Pittsburgh in 2011.
|No. 88 Pittsburgh Steelers|
|Date of birth: March 17, 1987|
|Place of birth: Bellville, Texas, USA|
|Height: 5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)||Weight: 186 lb (84 kg)|
|College: Southern Methodist|
|NFL Draft: 2010 / Round: 3 / Pick: 82|
|Debuted in 2010 for the Pittsburgh Steelers|
|Roster status: Active|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Career NFL statistics as of Week 13, 2011|
|Stats at NFL.com|
Emmanuel Sanders (born March 17, 1987) is an American football wide receiver for the Pittsburgh Steelers of the National Football League. He was drafted by the Steelers in the third round of the 2010 NFL Draft. Sanders played college football at Southern Methodist University.
Professional Career [change]
Pittsburgh Steelers [change]
Sanders was drafted by the Pittsburgh Steelers in the 3rd round (#82 overall) of the 2010 NFL Draft. With the Steelers, Sanders played as a solid backup behind Hines Ward, Antonio Brown, and Mike Wallace. Sanders missed a Week 9 game on November 6, 2011 against the Baltimore Ravens because his mother died. For his career, Sanders has a total of 50 catches for 664 yards and 4 touchdowns.