Vance McDonald

Free Agent
  • Height
    6' 4"
  • Weight
    267 lbs
  • Arm Length
    34 3/8" (92nd)
Vance McDonald headshot
  • Draft Pick
    2.23 2013
  • College
    Rice
  • Age
    32.3

Vance McDonald Season Stats

Year Games Tgts Rec Rec Yds YPR Air Yds Rec TD Fantasy Pts/Game
2020 14 20 15 99 6.6 39 0 1.8 (#71)
2019 14 55 38 273 7.2 260 3 6.0 (#30)
2018 15 73 50 610 12.2 441 4 8.9 (#14)
2017 9 24 14 188 13.4 181 1 4.3 (#40)
2016 10 45 24 391 16.3 468 4 8.7 (#22)
2015 14 46 30 326 10.9 - 3 5.8 (#32)
2014 4 8 2 30 15.0 - 0 0.8
2013 10 19 8 119 14.9 - 0 2.0 (#53)
  • College Dominator
    26.6% (81st)
  • College YPR
    12.5 (43rd)
  • Breakout Age
    20.2 (75th)
  • SPARQ-x
    129.6 (96th)

Vance McDonald Advanced Stats & Metrics

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Vance McDonald News & Analysis

Recent News

Vance McDonald Announces Retirement

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Pittsburgh Steelers tight end Vance McDonald announced his retirement from the NFL on Friday. McDonald was a second-round draft pick of the San Francisco 49ers in 2013. He spent four years with the Niners before being traded to Pittsburgh shortly before the 2017 season. McDonald played in 101 ...

Vance McDonald To Practice Tuesday

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Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin said that tight end Vance McDonald has been cleared to come off the COVID-19 list and will return to practice on Tuesday. Meanwhile, tight end Zach Gentry (knee) is dealing with a significant knee injury and will not play on Thursday night against the ...

Vance McDonald Tests Positive For COVID-19

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Pittsburgh Steelers tight end Vance McDonald tested positive for COVID-19 on Monday. McDonald was immediately quarantined and is being put on the Reserve/COVID-19 list, which means he won't play in Week 10 against the Bengals. Pittsburgh is in the league's intensive protocol and is in the process of...

Vance McDonald Injury History

Low
Medium
High
Games Missed
Injury Reports
Concussion
Week 14 (2019)
1
1
Shoulder sprain
Week 3 (2019)
1
2
Foot sprain
Preseason (2018)
1
1
Ankle sprain
Week 10 (2017)
4
4
Knee strain
Week 7 (2017)
1
1
Back strain
Week 2 (2017)
1
1
Shoulder sprain
Week 14 (2016)
3
3
Hip strain
Week 3 (2016)
2
3
Concussion
Week 13 (2015)
1
2
Chest contusion
Week 4 (2015)
0
3
Knee contusion
Week 2 (2015)
1
2
Back strain
Week 12 (2014)
2
2
Hip contusion
Week 11 (2014)
1
1
Knee sprain
Week 2 (2014)
2
3
Ankle sprain
Week 13 (2013)
1
4

Vance McDonald College Stats

Year Games Recs Rec Yds Tgt Share Catch Rate Rec TDs Special Teams Age School
2009 10 (TE) 12 (15 tgts) 118 (9.8 ypr) 3.3% 80.0% 0 0 19 Rice
2010 10 (TE) 28 (48 tgts) 396 (14.1 ypr) 13.3% 58.3% 8 0 20 Rice
2011 12 (TE) 43 (78 tgts) 532 (12.4 ypr) 20.3% 55.1% 5 0 21 Rice
2012 10 (TE) 36 (53 tgts) 458 (12.7 ypr) 13.2% 67.9% 2 0 22 Rice