Kenny Pickett

  • Height
    6' 3"
  • Weight
    217 lbs
  • Hand Size
    8 1/2" (1st)
Kenny Pickett headshot
  • Draft Pick
    1.20 2022
  • College
    Pittsburgh
  • Age
    24.5
Overall rank
QB27
2022

Kenny Pickett Bio & Season Stats

Year Games Atts Pass Yds Comp % YPA Rush Yds Pass TD Fantasy Pts/Game
2022 9 293 1797 65.2% 6.1 209 (3 td) 4 13.2 (#28)
  • College QBR
    81.2 (78th)
  • College YPA
    8.7 (70th)
  • Breakout Age
    21.3 (37th)
  • SPARQ-x
    -

Kenny Pickett Advanced Stats & Metrics

Value Over Stream

-2.2
(#243)

Value Over Stream: Valuation scheme calculates a player’s fantasy pts/game over the average waiver wire replacement in standard fantasy league formats during either the current season (or previous year during the offseason) and adjusts for positional bust rates. VOS rank in parenthesis spans all positions, enabling player comparisons across QB's, RB's, WR's, and TE's.

2022

Passing Attempts

2022

Completion Percentage

2022

Fantasy Points

Kenny Pickett ADP

213.00
Average Draft Position (2022)
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18.09 Pick
QB31 Rank

Popularity Index

#89

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Kenny Pickett Injury History

No reported injuries

Kenny Pickett College Stats

Year Games Pass Atts Pass Yds YPA Comp % Pass TDs Rush Yds Age School
2017 4 (QB) 66 509 7.7 59.10% 1 (1 ints) 93 19 Pittsburgh
2018 14 (QB) 310 1,969 6.4 58.10% 12 (6 ints) 220 20 Pittsburgh
2019 12 (QB) 469 3,098 6.6 61.60% 13 (9 ints) 110 21 Pittsburgh
2020 9 (QB) 332 2,408 7.3 61.1% 13 (9 ints) 145 22 Pittsburgh
2021 13 (QB) 497 4,319 8.7 67.20% 42 (7 ints) 233 23 Pittsburgh

Who is Kenny Pickett

Coming out of high school at Ocean Township(NJ), Pickett was the 25th ranked Dual-threat Quarterback in the class. With offers from Boston College, Pittsburgh, Temple and Connecticut, after originally commiting to Temple he flipped to Pittsburgh. From High School through Year 4 at Pittsburgh he never crested 62% completion percentage, and in 2021 it jumped to 67.2%.

In 5 seasons at Pittsbrugh, Pickett totaled just 801 rushing yards, 72 shy of his high school total. Not looked at as a dominant rusher, he still finished with 20 scores on the ground in 5 seasons and raced all to a 3rd place finish in the 2021 Heisman Voting. Pickett was also invited to the 2022 Reese's Senior Bowl in Mobile, Al.

Kenny Pickett was selected in the 1st round of the 2022 NFL Draft by the Pittsburgh Steelers. Such a fugazi. Everyone talked Malik Willis into being the first one drafted. He should be able to beat out Mitch, and with the talent around him should succeed immediately. Pickens, Claypool, and Johnson become fantasy relevant receivers. If the Steelers rebuild their line in next year’s draft, then the success will continue over the next few years.