|6||@Dolphins||L 28 - 31||5||31||6.2||21||1||7||90||12.9||50||0||1||1|
|4||Buccaneers||W 48 - 10||13||53||4.1||19||0||7||121||17.3||35||1|
|3||@Cardinals||W 16 - 14||5||53||10.6||21||0||3||15||5||6||0|
|2||Seahawks||W 24 - 17||4||8||2||3||0||1||17||17||17||0|
|1||@Packers||L 23 - 24||5||25||5||11||0||3||16||5.3||9||0|
RB FB Career
PRO CAREER.: Enters second NFL campaign ... appeared in all 16 games (four starts) as a rookie, rushing for 370 yards on 87 carries (4.3 avg) and 2 touchdowns ... adds 53 receptions for 353 yards (6.7 avg) and 1 touchdown ... threw a 21-yard passing touchdown at BAL (10/15) ... caught a season long 70-yard pass vs. CAR (10/22) ... adds 29 punt returns for 272 yards (9.4 avg) and 1 touchdown. and 26 kickoff returns for 583 yards (22.4 avg) ... set a franchise record for all-purpose yards in a rookie debut (158) vs. ATL (9/17) ... became shortest player since 1934 to throw an NFL touchdown pass ... became the first NFL rookie to record a rushing, receiving, passing and punt return touchdown since Gale Sayers in 1965 ... his 53 receptions in 2017 were the third most for a rookie in franchise history.
HONORS & AWARDS: 2017: Brian Piccolo Award.
CAREER. TRANSACTIONS: Drafted in the 4th round (119th overall) of the 2017 NFL Draft. SIGNED THROUGH 2020.
2017 SEASON: Appeared in all 16 games (four starts) ... was second on the team with 53 receptions and third with 353 yards ... also second on the team in rushing with 87 carries for 370 yards and two TDs ... finished tied for third in the NFL among rookie RBs with 53 receptions, tied with Kansas City's Kareem Hunt and trailing only New Orleans' Alvin Kamara (81) and Carolina's Christian Mc Caffrey (80) ... threw a 21-yard passing touchdown at BAL (10/15), becoming shortest player since 1934 to throw an NFL touchdown pass ... caught a season long 70-yard pass vs. CAR (10/22), the longest reception by a Bear in 2017 ... had 29 punt returns for 272 yards (9.4 avg) and 1 touchdown and 26 kickoff returns for 583 yards (22.4 avg) ... set a franchise record for all-purpose yards in a rookie debut (158) vs. ATL (9/17) ... rushed for a season-high 80 yards on 12 carries (6.7 avg) in the Week 14 win at Cincinnati ... became the first NFL rookie since Gale Sayers in 1965 and the first NFL player since Terry Metcalf in 1975 to score touchdowns via rushing, receiving, passing and punt return in a single season ... teamed up with Jordan Howard as the Bears rushed for 222 yards (Howard 140, Cohen 78) in the OT victory over the Steelers in Week 3, marking just the fourth time in Mike Tomlin's 11 years in Pittsburgh in which the Steelers allowed 200+ yards rushing.
COLLEGE CAREER: Appeared in 46 games with 41 starts in four seasons (2013-16) for North Carolina A&T, rushing for a MEACrecord 5,619 yards on 868 carries and 56 touchdowns (all school records) ... added 98 receptions for 945 yards and 3 touchdowns ... career performances made him the conference's first three-time Offensive Player of the Year ... 2016 Walter Camp First Team NCAA FCS All-American ... set single-season school records with 1,588 rushing yards to go along with 19 touchdowns ... rushed for 200+ yards in four different games.
PERSONAL: Played at Bunn High School in Bunn, N.C. ... Rushed for 808 yards as a senior including 252 yards in a playoff win against North Brunswick ... Scored 17 touchdowns and averaged 9.2 yards per carry ... Had three touchdown receptions and returned three kicks for touchdowns ... Earned team MVP honors and was also an all-conference selection ... Was one-fourth of the N.C. High School Athletic Association Class 2A state champion 4x100 meter relay team.
Cohen on consistency after the bye week
Running Back Tarik Cohen addresses the media after Monday's practice at Halas Hall.
Mic'd Up: Best of Weeks 1-4
Listen in to the best Mic'd Up moments from the Bears during Weeks 1-4 of the 2018 regular season.
Cohen: I had to step up today
Running back Tarik Cohen addresses the media after the Bears' Week 4 victory over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
Cohen: It's a learning process right now
Running back Tarik Cohen addresses the media before Thursday's practice at Halas Hall.
Mic'd Up: Tarik Cohen
Go on the field with running back Tarik Cohen as he is mic'd up for the Bears' matchup with the Arizona Cardinals.
NFLN: Cohen talks Training Camp with Stacey Dales
NFL Network's Stacey Dales goes 1-on-1 with Chicago Bears running back Tarik Cohen.
Cohen: There's a lot of ballers in this huddle
Running back Tarik Cohen addresses the media Sunday after practice at Training Camp.
Mic'd Up: Veteran Minicamp
Go on the field with Trey Burton, Tarik Cohen, and Akiem Hicks during Veteran Minicamp.
Cohen talks Bears offensive weapons
Running back Tarik Cohen addresses the media Wednesday at Halas Hall.
NFLN: Cohen joins 'Good Morning Football'
Running back Tarik Cohen talks about the team's new offensive weapons and new head coach Matt Nagy.
Spice crashes the Bears photoshoot
Anthony 'Spice' Adams crashes the Chicago Bears photoshoot day with some guest reporting from Tarik Cohen and Benny Cunningham.
Cohen on adding versatility
Running back Tarik Cohen addresses the media Wednesday at Halas Hall on the 2nd day of Minicamp.
Combine workout: Tarik Cohen
North Carolina A&T running back Tarik Cohen goes through drills at the 2017 NFL Scouting Combine.
Top Tarik Cohen Quotes
Look back at some of the best comments from rookie running back Tarik Cohen in 2017.
What's Tarik hiding in his locker?
Inside the Bears Co-host Spice Adams wants to know what Tarik Cohen is hiding in his Halas Hall locker?
Highlights: Top runs of 2017
Relive all the top Chicago Bears running plays from Jordan Howard, Tarik Cohen and Mitchell Trubisky in 2017.
What we will miss most from 2017: Tarik Cohen
NFL Network's Kyle Brandt explains why Bears running back Tarik Cohen will be the one thing he will miss most from 2017.
Tarik Cohen grants fan's wish
Bears running back Tarik Cohen welcomed Quinn Lisak to practice. The 12-year-old was recently diagnosed with Leukemia and it was his wish to meet Cohen.
Next Gen Stats: Cohen travels 127.40 yards for TD
Next Gen Stats looks at Chicago Bears running back Tarik Cohen's incredible punt-return TD.
NFLN: Tarik Cohen talks Howard, TD passes
Bears running back Tarik Cohen talks about sharing the backfield with running back Jordan Howard and throwing his first touchdown pass.
Confidential: Tarik Cohen's competitive nature
Rookie running back Tarik Cohen sits down with voice of the Bears Jeff Joniak to discuss his competitive nature and his drive to be successful.
Cohen on his first rushing touchdown
Rookie running back Tarik Cohen addresses the media following the Bears loss to the Saints.
Cohen talks touchdown pass
Running back Tarik Cohen talks with the media following the Bears overtime win over the Ravens.
Meet The Rookies: Tarik Cohen
Tarik Cohen burst from the tiny hamlet of Bunn, N.C., and arrived at Halas Hall as a fourth-round Draft pick. The shifty running back explains why the one college scholarship offer he received was enough and how he thrives on the doubts of others. His mother and college position coach reveal exactly how long his odds seemed and how belief can change everything.
Playbook: Cohen reading blocks
Tom Thayer breaks out the game tape to take a closer look at rookie running back Tarik Cohen's big debut.
Oy vey! Cohen learns about Jewish culture
London raves about dynamic duo in backfield
Cohen, Jackson still driven to prove critics wrong
Cohen relishes chance to fill multiple roles
Offensive players to watch in training camp
Howard, Cohen give Bears a strong backfield
Cohen donates P.E. equipment to N.C. school
Versatile Cohen an excellent fit in offense
How is Leonard Floyd progressing?
Bears Care Gala held at Soldier Field
Bears Care to host annual charity gala on Saturday
What numbers will draft picks wear?
Bears hosting Draft Party at Soldier Field
Which players have been drafted 8th?
Cohen, Cunningham receive Piccolo awards
Capsules of 2018 Bears opponents
Cohen not satisfied with success as rookie
Is Kevin White practicing this week?
Gabriel familiarizing himself with new teammates
Who will be Bears' go-to receiver?
Bears produced two of NFL's top trick plays
Bowen tabs Trubisky, Cohen as breakout performers
Fired-up Bears begin offseason program
Columnist sees Bears as NFL's Cinderella team
Akiem Hicks answers fan questions on Twitter
Cohen's top 10 basketball Bears
With the NBA's All-Star game taking place this weekend, RB Tarik Cohen gives his list of the best hoops players on the Bears roster.