Christian McCaffrey is an American football running back for the Carolina Panthers of the National Football League (NFL). He was drafted by the Panthers in the first round of the 2017 NFL Draft. He played college football at Stanford. He is considered one of the most versatile players in the NFL, known for his ability to run, catch, and pass the ball effectively. He has been named to the Pro Bowl and All-Pro teams multiple times, and has set several records for receptions by a running back. He has also been named the team MVP multiple times and was the NFL leader in all-purpose yards in 2019.