The Los Angeles Rams are back in the Super Bowl, and a big part of that has been the play of veteran running back Sony Michel.
Here's everything fans need to know about Michel ahead of Super Bowl 56.
Sony Michel Stats
Michel turned 208 carries across 17 regular season games into 845 rushing yards and four touchdowns. He also recorded 21 receptions for 128 receiving yards and another TD. In three playoff games, Michel has had 27 total touches for 70 yards from scrimmage.
Michel has 115 total touches, 485 yards from scrimmage and six touchdowns in seven career postseason games.
Sony Michel Rams History
This is Michel's first season with the Los Angels Rams. The Rams acquired him from the New England Patriots in August 2021 in exchange for fifth- and sixth-round picks in 2022.
Michel saw seven starts for the Rams during the 2021 NFL season while Cam Akers and Darrell Henderson dealt with injuries.
Sony Michel Contract & Career Earnings
Michel is in the final year of his rookie contract. He made $1.79 million this season and is set to become a free agent this offseason.
Michel has amassed $9.67 million in career earnings on his rookie NFL contract.
Sony Michel Draft & College
Sony Michel was selected by the New England Patriots with the 31st overall pick of the 2018 NFL Draft.
Michel played college football for the Georgia Bulldogs. He spent four seasons with the Bulldogs from 2014 to 2017, recording 3,613 rushing yards on 590 carries, 621 receiving yards on 64 catches and a combined total of 39 touchdowns.
Sony Michel Age and Birthday
Sony Michel is 26 years old and was born on February 17, 1995.
Sony Michel Wife and Kids
Sony Michel is in a relationship with Anise Davis after the two met at Georgia.
The two have a daughter together who was born in 2019.
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