[49] During a Week 16 road matchup against the Green Bay Packers, Bell had a season-high 26 carries for 124 yards and a rushing touchdown. The name of their girl is Melodie Bell Dollson. [26] In the following week's game against Iowa, he had 29 carries for 140 rushing yards and one rushing touchdown in the 19–16 loss. [74], Bell made his 2015 debut against the St. Louis Rams in Week 3 on September 27, 2015. ? [52][53] Among rookies, he finished third in rushing yards and second in rushing touchdowns. [101][102] He was ranked #9 by his fellow players on the NFL Top 100 Players of 2017. In the 38–14 victory, he had 10 carries for 141 rushing yards and two rushing touchdowns. [142][143], Bell was born February 18, 1992, in Reynoldsburg, Ohio, to Lisa A. I'm not going to settle for anything. [79][80], On November 1, Bell suffered a season-ending torn MCL during the second quarter against the Cincinnati Bengals, after taking a tackle from linebacker Vontaze Burfict. [134] Overall, in the 2019 season, Bell recorded 789 rushing yards and three rushing touchdowns to go along with 66 receptions for 461 receiving yards and a receiving touchdown. ? [156] Bell has two older sisters and two younger brothers, both of whom also play football. [132] In Week 6 against the Dallas Cowboys, Bell rushed 14 times for 50 yards and his first rushing touchdown of the season in the 24–22 win. I know what I do and what I bring to the table. During the game, Bell rushed for 60 yards and caught one pass for 7 yards during the 30–10 loss. He cites his high school principal, Donis Toler Jr., and his mother as the two people responsible for helping him achieve his success. [62] Bell tied Walter Payton for most consecutive games with 200 or more yards from scrimmage with three after his performance against the Bengals. [103], On February 27, 2017, the Steelers placed the franchise tag on Bell. [29] On November 24, against Minnesota, he had 35 carries for 266 rushing yards and one rushing touchdown in the 26–10 victory. [18] On November 5, against the Minnesota Golden Gophers, he had 165 all-purpose yards (96 rushing, 38 receiving, and 31 kickoff return yards) and two total touchdowns in the game. [99] As the first NFL player to rush over 150 yards in his first two playoff games, he set a record for most rushing yards in the first two playoff games, became one of four players to ever rush for 150+ yards in back to back playoff games, and one of three players with two 160+ yard playoff games in a career. [16], Bell started the 2011 season with nine carries for 40 rushing yards and two rushing touchdowns in a 28–6 victory over Youngstown State. Le’Veon Bell’s Jets Roster Bonus(es) Moreover, the Jets don’t just owe Bell guaranteed salary. [68] Bell finished his first complete regular season with a career-high 290 carries, 1,361 rushing yards, eight rushing touchdowns, 83 receptions, 854 receiving yards, and three receiving touchdowns. Le'Veon Andrew Bell Sr. (/ ˈ l eɪ v i ɒ n / LAY-vee-on; born February 18, 1992) is an American football running back for the Kansas City Chiefs of the National Football League (NFL). — Jordin Sparks (@JordinSparks) November 18, 2014. [118], On January 11, 2018, Bell said that if the Steelers franchise tagged him again, he would definitely consider sitting out for the year or retiring from the NFL. [39] The only head coach that attended was Pittsburgh Steelers' head coach Mike Tomlin. He was able to return in time for the 2016 off-season. [107] In Week 6, Bell rushed for 179 yards on 32 carries in a 19–13 win over the Kansas City Chiefs, earning him AFC Offensive Player of the Week. He was selected first-team All-Ohio Capital Conference Ohio Division as a senior. [133] In Week 16 against his former team, the Pittsburgh Steelers, Bell rushed 25 times for 72 yards and caught four passes for 21 yards during the 16–10 win. In April 2016, ESPN published a story about online dating and it’s impact on the lives of professional athletes. On his feed, you can see plenty of workouts, highlights, and rap music. [41][42], On June 3, 2013, the Pittsburgh Steelers signed Bell to a four-year, $4.12 million rookie contract that included $2.27 million guaranteed and a signing bonus of $1.37 million. [10], Bell made his collegiate debut in the Spartans' season opener against Western Michigan. Le’Veon Bell & Girlfriend Mercedes Dollson: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know, Copyright © 2020 Heavy, Inc. All rights reserved. He played college football at Michigan State and was drafted 48th overall by the Pittsburgh Steelers in the second round of the 2013 NFL Draft. Whether it’s Twitter, Instagram or Snapchat, there are many ways to probe inside the life of Le’Veon Bell. Titans D cannot contain him. But of all those postings, Bell never shares anything about his personal life. He even shares his SoundCloud page, where Bell promotes his music career. In 2017, he had a league-high 321 carries for 1,291 yards, as well as 85 catches for 655 yards, and made the third Pro Bowl of his career. [86], Bell played in his first game of the season on October 2 and recorded 18 carries for 144 rushing yards to go along with five receptions for 34 receiving yards in a 43–14 victory over the Kansas City Chiefs. [123][124], Bell missed the first nine regular season games, and then did not report to the Steelers prior to the NFL's November 13 deadline to sign his franchise tender, therefore making him ineligible to play in the 2018 NFL season. LB: 204 yds!!!? [38], The Pittsburgh Steelers selected Bell in the second round (48th overall) of the 2013 NFL Draft. Bell was born on February 18, 1992, in Reynoldsburg, Ohio,[2] later attending Groveport Madison High School in Groveport, Ohio, where he played football, basketball, and ran track. She lived in Pittsburgh but has since moved back to Los Angeles, CA. [8] In 2010, he graduated from high school early and began attending Michigan State that spring semester. The girl is the first child of this couple. Bell was hit with 15 months of probation, and suspended by the NFL for the first two games of the regular season. Le'Veon Andrew Bell Sr. (/ˈleɪviɒn/ LAY-vee-on;[1] born February 18, 1992) is an American football running back for the Kansas City Chiefs of the National Football League (NFL). Meet Landry Jones' Wife Whitney Hand Jones, Michael Strahan's Ex-Wife Jean Muggli Strahan, Titans Coach Mike Vrabel's wife Jen Vrabel. Dollson spent time in California as an aspiring model, but instead launched a cosmetics line in July of 2016. [16][22] Bell led the Spartans in rushing with 948 yards on 182 carries and 13 touchdowns. Your email address will not be published. He was ranked as the fifth best running back by NFLDraftScout.com and ranked the best overall running back by NFL analyst Bucky Brooks. [87] In a Week 7 matchup against the New England Patriots, Bell caught a career-high 10 passes for 68 receiving yards and had 21 carries for 81 rushing yards in a 27–16 loss. His first career playoff touchdown came on a one-yard run in the second quarter and he also caught two passes for seven yards. [94] Bell finished the 2016 regular season with 261 carries for 1,268 rushing yards and seven touchdowns, while also making 75 catches for 616 receiving yards and two touchdowns in 12 games and 12 starts. [155] Throughout his childhood, his mother raised Bell and his siblings by herself and struggled financially. #1 He was born Le’Veon Andre Bell on February 18, 1992, in Reynoldsburg, Ohio to Lisa A. [79][90], On December 11, against the Buffalo Bills, Bell broke the Steelers franchise record for rushing yards in a game with 236 rushing yards on a career-high 38 carries while scoring three touchdowns.