Miles Sanders is a professional American Football player. As of the 2022 season, he plays for the Philadelphia Eagles in the National Football League. Nicknamed, ‘Boobie Miles’, he attended Woodland Hills High School and later Pennsylvania State University. The Eagles drafted him into the NFL in 2019.

Player Profile and High School Career

Miles Sanders was born on May 1, 1997, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He stands 180 cm tall and his weight is listed at 96 kg. A running back, he grew up in Pittsburgh and attended Woodland Hills. While there, he was a starter running back for three years.

In his senior year, he was named Mr. Football Pennsylvania. He also played in the Under Armour All-America Games. He received several College Offers but he committed to play for Penn State.

Team Philadelphia Eagles Philadelphia Eagles
Position Running Back
Height / weight 1.8 m / 96 kg
Born May 1, 1997
Nationality United States United States
Nickname Boobie Miles
Team History
Philadelphia Eagles Philadelphia Eagles 2019 - present

College and Professional Career

He played for three years for Penn State. In his freshman year, he was an honorable mention for the All-Big Ten Freshman team. In his sophomore year, he played a total of 12 games. In 2017, he was made the starting running back. In 2019, he was named to the Second Team All-Big Ten.

In January 2019, he announced that he was declaring for the NFL Draft and was going to forgo his senior year eligibility. He was drafted by the Philadelphia Eagles in the second round. He debuted in Week 1 of the 2019 season.

In 2020, he was selected to play in the Pro Bowl. He started 2021 as the team’s featured back. A sprained ankle led to him missing a couple of games.

Career Highlights:

  • 2020 - Pro Bowl
  • 2019 - PFWA All-Rookie Team
  • 2018 - Red Worrell Award
  • 2018 - Second-team All-Big Ten

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