Joe Haeg
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Haeg with the Indianapolis Colts in 2016
No. 71 – Pittsburgh Steelers
Position:Offensive tackle
Personal information
Born: (1993-03-11) March 11, 1993 (age 29)
Brainerd, Minnesota
Height:6 ft 6 in (1.98 m)
Weight:298 lb (135 kg)
Career information
High school:Brainerd (Brainerd, Minnesota)
College:North Dakota State
NFL Draft:2016 / Round: 5 / Pick: 155
Career history
Roster status:Active
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics as of Week 12, 2021
Games played:75
Games started:39
Player stats at NFL.com · PFR

Joe Haeg (born March 11, 1993) is an American football offensive tackle for the Pittsburgh Steelers of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at North Dakota State and was drafted by the Indianapolis Colts in the fifth round (155th overall) of the 2016 NFL Draft. He has also played for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, and won Super Bowl LV with the team.

Professional career

Pre-draft measurables
Height Weight Arm length Hand span 40-yard dash 20-yard shuttle Three-cone drill Vertical jump Broad jump
6 ft 6 in
(1.98 m)
304 lb
(138 kg)
33+34 in
(0.86 m)
9+58 in
(0.24 m)
5.16 s 4.47 s 7.47 s 27.5 in
(0.70 m)
9 ft 3 in
(2.82 m)
Shuttle, cone drill and broad are Combine top performer
All values from NFL Combine[1]

Indianapolis Colts

Haeg was drafted in the fifth round with the 155th overall pick in the 2016 NFL Draft by the Indianapolis Colts.[2] He signed his rookie contract with the Colts on May 5, 2016.[3] He played in 15 games with 14 starts as a rookie for the Colts.[4] In 2017, he played in all 16 games, starting 15 at right tackle and right guard.[5]

In 2018, Haeg started two games at right tackle and one at left tackle before suffering an ankle injury in Week 3.[6] He was placed on injured reserve on September 28, 2018.[7] He was activated off injured reserve on December 1, 2018.[8] He started two games at right guard upon his return in place of an injured Mark Glowinski.

Tampa Bay Buccaneers

On March 21, 2020, Haeg signed a one-year deal with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.[9][10] Haeg appeared in 12 games and started three in the 2020 season.[11] Haeg played in Super Bowl LV, a 31–9 victory over the Kansas City Chiefs. He was targeted on a trick play that almost resulted in a touchdown reception but ended up as an incomplete pass.[12][13]

Pittsburgh Steelers

Haeg signed a two-year contract with the Pittsburgh Steelers on March 24, 2021.[14]

NFL career statistics

Legend
Won the Super Bowl
Year Team Games Starts
2016 IND 15 14
2017 IND 16 15
2018 IND 8 6
2019 IND 16 0
2020 TB 12 3
2021 PIT 5 1
Career 72 39

References

  1. ^ "Joe Haeg Draft and Combine Prospect Profile". National Football League. Retrieved April 30, 2016.
  2. ^ "2016 NFL Draft Listing". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved March 7, 2021.
  3. ^ Bowen, Kevin (May 5, 2016). "Colts Agree To Terms With Four More Draft Picks". Colts.com. Archived from the original on August 3, 2016. Retrieved May 6, 2016.
  4. ^ "Joe Haeg 2016 Game Log". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved March 7, 2021.
  5. ^ "Joe Haeg 2017Game Log". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved March 7, 2021.
  6. ^ "Joe Haeg 2018 Game Log". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved March 7, 2021.
  7. ^ "Roster Moves: Colts Sign Three To Active Roster From Practice Squad; Place T/G Joe Haeg On IR". Colts.com. September 28, 2018.
  8. ^ "Roster Moves: Colts Activate T/G Joe Haeg; QB Phillip Walker Signed To Practice Squad". Colts.com. December 1, 2018.
  9. ^ Rapoport, Ian (March 20, 2020). "For the #Bucs and OL Joe Haeg, it's a 1-year, $2.3M deal that gives him a chance to make $3.3M, source said. The versatile lineman will help". twitter.com. Retrieved March 20, 2020.
  10. ^ Smith, Scott (March 20, 2020). "Bucs Add OT Joe Haeg". Buccaneers.com. Retrieved March 6, 2021.
  11. ^ "Joe Haeg 2020 Game Log". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved March 7, 2021.
  12. ^ "Super Bowl LV – Tampa Bay Buccaneers vs. Kansas City Chiefs – February 7th, 2021". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved March 7, 2021.
  13. ^ Patra, Kevin (February 7, 2021). "What we learned from Buccaneers win over Chiefs in Super Bowl LV". NFL.com. Retrieved March 7, 2021.
  14. ^ Varley, Teresa (March 24, 2021). "Steelers sign Haeg, Killebrew and Marsh". Steelers.com. Retrieved March 24, 2021.