NFL Rookie Firsts By Odell Beckham of the New York Giants


Odell Beckham missed the first four games of the 2014 season with the New York Giants and still went on to have a huge impact on the team and the league. In fact, he did a number of things that no other rookie in NFL history had done before.

Some of the things Odell Beckham Jr. accomplished that no rookie had before include:

-Only rookie with over 75 receptions, over 1,100 receiving yards, and over 10 TD receptions in a season.

-Only rookie to have 90 or more receiving yards in five games in a calendar month (November of 2014).

-Only rookie in league history to have more than one game with over 10 receptions, over 125 receiving yards, and more than one touchdown in a season.

-On rookie in NFL history to have 12 or more catches, 140 or more receiving yards, and three or more TDs in a game.

-Only rookie to have consecutive games with 11 or more receptions, 130 or more receiving yards, and multiple touchdowns.

-Only rookie to have 10 or more receptions in consecutive games.

-Only rookie to have 11 or more receptions in consecutive games.

-Only rookie in league history with more than 50 receptions in home games in a season.

To say there are few rookie wide receivers who have turned in performances like Odell Beckham Jr. in 2014 is an understatement.

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