McFarland is the second member of Pittsburgh’s 2020 draft class to sign.
|4||Anthony McFarland Jr.||RB||Signed|
McFarland, 21, was a two-year starter at Maryland and earned freshman All-American honors in 2018. The Steelers selected him with the No. 124 pick in this year’s draft.
He’s projected to receive a four-year, $4,017,429 rookie contract that includes a $722,429 signing bonus.
During his two-year college career, McFarland recorded 245 rushing attempts for 1,648 yards (6.7 YPC) and 12 touchdowns to go along with 24 receptions 199 yards receiving (8.3 YPC) and one touchdown.