[141], In Week 6 against the Seattle Seahawks, Beckham caught six passes for 101 yards in the 32–28 loss. [120] In his first game back from injury, he recorded 11 receptions for 111 yards in the season-opening 20–15 loss to the Jacksonville Jaguars. Beckham Sr. and Elliott hosted an event for the organization last weekend in preparation for Father’s Day weekend. [72][73] On January 31, 2015, Beckham was named Offensive Rookie of the Year by the Associated Press. [121] After the Week 3 27-22 win over the Houston Texans, Beckham surpassed Lionel Taylor (319) for the most receptions by a player through his first 50 career games with 337 catches (he would be passed by Michael Thomas in 2019). [151] The rushing touchdown occurred late in the fourth quarter as the Browns were trying to stop a furious comeback attempt by the Cowboys. During the game, Beckham surpassed 1,000 receiving yards on the season. [195][196] Beckham's father, Odell Beckham Sr., was a standout running back at Marshall High School,[197] and played running back at LSU from 1989 to 1992. Beckham was named to the Pro Bowl in each of his first three seasons and has been named a second-team All-Pro twice. She resigned from this position on June 1, 2017. In Week 2 against the Cincinnati Bengals on Thursday Night Football, Beckham caught four passes for 74 yards and his first receiving touchdown of the season during the 35–30 win. Besides being two of the biggest franchise players in the league right now, the two also share another commonality; their fathers have united to become the newest ambassadors for a charity called I’m a Father F1rst based in Atlanta. ... His father, Jack, played … [104] He was a Pro Bowl selection for a third year in a row. 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[128] In Week 10 against the San Francisco 49ers, Beckham had four catches for 73 yards and two touchdowns in the 27-23 win. [140] On October 5, 2019, Beckham was fined $14,037, as was Humphrey. In September 2016, there was major flooding in Beckham's home-state of Louisiana. [74] He was also awarded the 2014 Pro Football Writers Association Offensive Rookie of the Year Award. [202] Beckham has shown to be friends with many high-profile names, having ties to David Beckham, James Corden, Beyoncé, LeBron James, Drake,[203] and David Alaba, who is also his favorite soccer player. [51][52][53][54][55] Beckham made this catch despite a pass interference penalty called on Dallas cornerback Brandon Carr while diving backwards with full extension of his right hand using only three fingers. [199] When Van Norman found out she was pregnant with Beckham in 1992, she was in the midst of training for the Olympic trials. In 2016, he recorded his first 100-reception season and reached the NFL playoffs for the first time in his career, after helping the Giants to an 11–5 season record. The Tigers would end up beating the Rebels by a score of 41–35. The New York Giants ' superstar wide receiver made the dreams of his teammate's daughter come true over the weekend by surprising her at her birthday party. While the Cleveland Browns wide receiver is no stranger to being in the news for non-football reasons, the most … Odell … [82][83] In the next game, against the Washington Redskins, he had nine receptions for 142 yards and a touchdown. [217] In 2018, alongside his then-Giants teammate Brad Wing, he appeared in the music video for the Nicki Minaj and Ariana Grande song "Bed". I called on my big brother, Odell Sr. and thank God he was there. [48] In his first Monday Night Football game against the Indianapolis Colts, Beckham caught eight passes for 156 yards in the 40–24 loss. 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[116] In four games, Beckham finished the 2017 season with 25 receptions for 302 yards and three touchdowns. [94] On September 17, Beckham was fined $12,154 for a dance-celebration during Week 1 against the Cowboys. Beckham was born Odell Cornelious Beckham Jr. to Heather Van Norman and Odell Beckham Sr. on November 5, 1992, in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. If Beckham meets all of his incentives, the deal can be pushed up to an eight-year and $48 million contract. [106] After the game, a frustrated Beckham punched a hole in the wall in the visiting teams' locker room. [61], On December 14, 2014, Beckham became the first NFL rookie with at least 12 catches, 140 yards, and three scores in a game racking up 143 receiving yards, 12 catches and three touchdowns. [33] Against the Furman Paladins on October 26, Beckham had six receptions for a collegiate career-high 204 yards and two touchdowns in the 48–16 victory. Having these brothers on board, who have accomplished something so many fathers and sons dream about was key. [111][112] In the next game against the Philadelphia Eagles, he had 79 receiving yards and two receiving touchdowns. For more information about I’m a Father F1rst, visit www.imafatherf1rst.com. Beckham has two siblings, Kordell his younger brother and Jasmine his younger sister. [56] On December 8, 2014, the Pro Football Hall of Fame put Beckham's game-worn jersey from his famous one-handed catch game against Dallas on display. In May 2017, Beckham signed the largest endorsement contract in NFL history with Nike. Privacy Policy    Visitor Agreement     Media Kit. https://media.tenor.co/images/258bd2916ab5129af6072171597ff94b/tenor.gif, © 2020 Rolling Out. Odell Beckham Sr is well-known as the father of the dominant football player, Odell Beckham Jr. [101] In Week 13 against the Pittsburgh Steelers, he had ten receptions for 100 receiving yards in the 24–14 loss. [103] In 2016, Beckham started all 16 games for the first time in his career and finished with 101 receptions, which was a career-high, 1,367 receiving yards, and ten touchdowns. [2] During Week 12 of his first season, Beckham came to national attention when he made a one-handed touchdown catch whilst falling backwards in a Sunday Night Football game against the Dallas Cowboys,[3] which numerous pundits and athletes called the greatest catch ever made. Earl Thomas is one of Odell Beckham Jr.'s favorite NFL players . He made his collegiate debut on September 3, 2011 against the #3 Oregon Ducks. [77], In the season opener against the Dallas Cowboys on September 13, Beckham had five receptions for 44 yards in the narrow 27–26 defeat. He shattered the previous record of 10 as he caught 33 passes. He recalled becoming a father to Odell Jr. while being a football star at LSU. [80] In a 52-49 shootout with the New Orleans Saints in Week 8, Beckham had eight receptions for 130 yards and three touchdowns. [90] In 15 games, Beckham finished the season with career highs of 1,450 receiving yards and 13 touchdowns. 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There’s a reason Odell is a football player. Odell Beckham Jr. was born on 5 November 1992. In his first season with the New York Giants, Beckham broke numerous NFL rookie receiving records, despite missing the first four games of the season due to injury. [11] His soccer club coaches offered Beckham a chance to try out for a junior national team program, but he did not want to spend the required time overseas considering his talents in other sports at home. [115] The next day, the Giants announced that Beckham would undergo surgery to repair the fracture, keeping him out the remainder of the 2017 season after being placed on injured reserve. The event was a fan meet-and-greet where for every selfie taken, Crest would make a donation to ShopRite. [86] During the Week 15 game against the Carolina Panthers, Beckham was involved in multiple confrontations with cornerback Josh Norman. 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