Bilal Mateen Powell is an American football running back for the New York Jets of the National Football League. He was drafted by the Jets in the fourth round of the 2011 NFL Draft. He played college football at Louisville. During Week 4 against the Jacksonville Jaguars, Powell rushed for 163 yards, including one for a 75-yard touchdown, as the Jets won 23–20 in overtime. In Week 16, against the Los Angeles Chargers, he had 145 rushing yards and a rushing touchdown.Overall, in the 2017 season, he finished with 772 rushing yards, five rushing touchdowns, 23 receptions, and 170 receiving yards.
Born: October 27, 1988 (age 29 years), Lakeland, Florida, United States
40 yard dash time: 4.52 seconds
Height: 1.78 m
Spouse: Jessica Powell
Current team: New York Jets (#29 / Running back)
Education: University of Louisville, Lake Gibson High School