Odell Beckham   #13 WR

Height: 5-11   Weight: 200   Age: 26

Born: 11/5/1992 Baton Rouge , LA

College: LSU

Experience: 5th season

High School: Isidore Newman HS [New Orleans, LA]









Draft 2014

Pick No.12

Selected By: New York Giants

Round: 1

Pick (Overall): 12 (12)

Pick Analysis: Father, Odell Sr., was a running back for the Tigers (1989-92) and mother, Heather Van Norman, was an LSU All-American and national champion in track (1991-93). Odell Jr. was an all-purpose standout as a Louisiana prep. As a true freshman in 2011 (wore jersey No. 33), played all 14 games (11 starts at "Z" receiver) and recorded 41 receptions for 475 yards (11.6-yard average) and two touchdowns. Started 12-of-13 games at the "Z" in '12 (team opened with extra tight end against Arkansas), tallying 43-713-2 (16.6). Was the Paul Hornung Award winner as the nation's most versatile player in '13 when he broke the LSU single-season all-purpose yards record (2,315) and snagged 59-1,152-8 (19.5) in 13 starts at "X" receiver. Also returned 68 career punts for 557 yards (8.2), including two scores, and 42 kickoffs for 1,044 yards (24.9).


Video Playlist

  1. 2014 NFL Draft: OBJ in tears after Giants select him No. 12 overall

    Published: May 8, 2014 at 09:46 p.m.

    The New York Giants select LSU wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. with the No. 12 overall pick in the 2014 NFL Draft.

  2. 2014 Draft profile: WR Odell Beckham Jr., LSU

    Published: April 11, 2014 at 06:50 p.m.

    Take a look at the college highlights of LSU wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr.

  3. Beckham Jr. to the Steelers?

    Published: April 11, 2014 at 07:24 p.m.

    LSU wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. was a dynamic playmaker in college, but is he a good fit for the Pittsburgh Steelers? Daniel Jeremiah and Charles Davis break it down.

  4. NFL Comparisons: Odell Beckham Jr.

    Published: March 6, 2014 at 08:53 p.m.

    LSU wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. had a standout 2013 season. Former NFL scout Bucky Brooks tells you how Beckham's skill set is similar to a current Pro Bowl receiver.

  5. Odell Beckham Jr. 2014 Combine Workout

    Published: March 14, 2014 at 01:00 p.m.

    Watch LSU wide receiver Odell Beckam Jr. work out at the 2014 NFL Scouting Combine.

  6. Beckham, Jr. flies in 40-yard dash

    Published: Feb. 23, 2014 at 11:07 a.m.

    LSU wide receiver Odell Beckham, Jr. ran a 4.43 in the 40-yard dash at the NFL Scouting Combine.

  7. Breaking down Odell Beckham

    Published: Feb. 19, 2014 at 02:50 p.m.

    NFL Media's Daniel Jeremiah evaluates LSU wide receiver Odell Beckham.

  8. Beckham, Jr. says he has the 'it' factor

    Published: Feb. 23, 2014 at 12:18 p.m.

    LSU wide receiver Odell Beckham, Jr. tells NFL Media's Akbar Gbajabiamila that if an NFL team drafts him, they will get an all-around player.

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