Atnas Maeko

 Wide Receiver
 Height: 6'3
 Weight: 205
 College: Saint Mary's University (Halifax, Nova Scotia)
CAREER STATS:
Career Stats Rushing Receiving  
 Year Team G Rsh Yds Avg Lng TD   Rec Yds Avg Lng TD  
 2012 Mississippi 14 0 0 0.0 0 0   7 85 12.1 25 2  
 2013 Mississippi 14 0 0 0.0 0 0   0 0 0.0 0 0  
 2014 Mississippi 14 0 0 0.0 0 0   9 102 11.3 15 1  
 2015 Pittsburgh 14 0 0 0.0 0 0   0 0 0.0 0 0  
 2016 Pittsburgh 14 0 0 0.0 0 0   2 49 24.5 27 0  
 2017 Pittsburgh 14 0 0 0.0 0 0   8 116 14.5 25 0  
 2018 Pittsburgh 14 0 0 0.0 0 0   10 104 10.4 21 1  
 2019 Pittsburgh 14 0 0 0.0 0 0   3 57 19.0 37 0  
 2020 Honolulu 14 0 0 0.0 0 0   6 40 6.7 14 1  
 2021 Honolulu 14 0 0 0.0 0 0   5 27 5.4 9 1  
 2022 Honolulu 14 0 0 0.0 0 0   13 146 11.2 25 1  
 2023 Honolulu 14 0 0 0.0 0 0   19 234 12.3 36 1  
 12 Seasons 168 0 0 0.0 0 0 82 960 11.7 37 8

Career Stats Punt Returns Kick Returns  
 Year Team G PR FC Yds Avg Lng TD KR Yds Avg Lng TD  
 2012 Mississippi 14 1 0 3 3.0 0 0 14 299 21.4 44 0  
 2013 Mississippi 14 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 1 19 19.0 19 0  
 2014 Mississippi 14 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 29 634 21.9 52 0  
 2015 Pittsburgh 14 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 28 553 19.8 50 0  
 2016 Pittsburgh 14 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 37 770 20.8 44 0  
 2017 Pittsburgh 14 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 14 297 21.2 55 0  
 2018 Pittsburgh 14 2 0 7 3.5 4 0 32 737 23.0 57 0  
 2019 Pittsburgh 14 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 28 596 21.3 49 0  
 2020 Honolulu 14 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 33 728 22.1 48 0  
 2021 Honolulu 14 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 26 521 20.0 51 0  
 2022 Honolulu 14 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 34 700 20.6 49 0  
 2023 Honolulu 14 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 35 675 19.3 46 0  
 12 Seasons 168 3 0 10 3.3 4 0 311 6,529 21.0 57 0

Career Stats Misc. Scoring  
 Year Team G TT Fum FR   TD Rsh Rec PR KR 2pt Points  
 2012 Mississippi 14 2 0 0   2 0 2 0 0 0 12  
 2013 Mississippi 14 1 0 0   0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
 2014 Mississippi 14 2 0 0   1 0 1 0 0 0 6  
 2015 Pittsburgh 14 4 0 0   0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
 2016 Pittsburgh 14 4 0 0   0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
 2017 Pittsburgh 14 2 0 0   0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
 2018 Pittsburgh 14 7 0 0   1 0 1 0 0 0 6  
 2019 Pittsburgh 14 10 0 0   0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
 2020 Honolulu 14 3 0 0   1 0 1 0 0 0 6  
 2021 Honolulu 14 5 0 0   1 0 1 0 0 0 6  
 2022 Honolulu 14 7 0 1   1 0 1 0 0 0 6  
 2023 Honolulu 14 2 0 0   1 0 1 0 0 0 6  
 12 Seasons 168 49 0 1 8 0 8 0 0 0 48

PROFILE:

FIFL Experience: Drafted by the Mississippi Firedogs in the 1st round, 16th overall, in the 2012 FIFL Draft.

Professional Experience: Drafted in the 5th round (41st overall) in the 2002 CFL Draft by the BC Lions (via Montreal). Maeko had a breakout rookie season in 2006 when he led the Stockton Lightning in receiving yards (1,343) and receiving yards per game (111.9 - ranking second in the af2) while placing second among all Lightning receivers in receptions (80) and touchdown receptions (17), leading to postseason recognition when he was awarded the 2006 af2 International Player of the Year and all-af2 (second team) honors. Made an instant impact on the Lightning fortunes, posting six games of 100 receiving yards or more and scored on his first play from scrimmage (40-yard touchdown reception) against Everett on May 6. Maeko tallied a season-high 189 yards with nine catches on July 22 against Bakersfield. After the season, Maeko spent a stint in the Canadian Football League last season with the Hamilton Tiger-Cats and was originally a draftee of the B.C. Lions in the fifth round (41st overall) in the 2002 CFL Canadian College Draft.

College Experience: Maeko spent his college football career at Saint Mary's University in Halifax, Nova Scotia (Canada) where as a 2004 senior he ranked fourth in the AUS conference with 59.7 receiving yards per game, second with 19.9 yards per catch and eighth with 358 receiving yards while guiding the Huskies to a 2004 conference title (6-3 overall, 5-1 record).

Personal: Native of Mozambique, East Africa.