Signed by the Titans as an undrafted free agent on May 14, 2021…appeared in 34 games with 13 starts at running back over three seasons at Iowa (2018-20) and rushed 354 times for 1,740 yards (4.9 avg.) and 20 touchdowns…added 32 receptions for 300 yards and one score…played one season at Iowa Western Community College (2017) where he rushed 205 times for 1,449 yards and 14 touchdowns and caught 12 passes for 91 yards and two scores.
As a senior (2020), saw action in all eight games with one start…rushed 76 times for 432 yards (5.7 avg.) and seven touchdowns…tied for the team lead and tied for third in the Big Ten with seven rushing scores…caught a six-yard pass…earned honorable mention All-Big Ten recognition…named to the Doak Walker preseason watch list…as a junior (2019), appeared in all 13 games and made eight starts…totaled 119 carries for 563 yards (4.7 avg.) and four touchdowns, all of which ranked second on the squad…added 14 receptions for 138 yards…named to the Doak Walker preseason watch list…as a sophomore (2018), saw action in all 13 games with four starts in his first season at Iowa…led the team with 159 carries for 745 yards (4.7 avg.) and nine touchdowns…added 17 catches for 156 yards and one touchdown…transferred to Iowa from Iowa Western Community College…as a redshirt freshman (2017), rushed 205 times for 1,449 yards and 14 touchdowns and caught 12 passes for 91 yards and two scores…earned first team JUCO All-America honors…named NJCAA offensive co-MVP…redshirted in 2016…majored in sport and recreation management at Iowa.
High school/personal: attended Key West (Fla.) High School where he rushed for 4,684 yards and 49 touchdowns over his career…earned All-America honors and first team all-state recognition as a senior after totaling 2,094 yards and 27 touchdowns on 171 attempts…rushed 107 times for 1,147 yards and 16 touchdowns as a junior and earned third team all-state honors…carried the ball 156 times for 1,080 yards and six touchdowns as a sophomore and earned third team all-state recognition…also participated in track…son of Yolanda Gardner…@kwsarge on Instagram…born Mekhi Sargent on Oct. 9, 1997 in Key West, Fla.
|6||Bills||W 34 - 31|
|5||@Jaguars||W 37 - 19|
|4||@Jets||L 24 - 27|
|3||Colts||W 25 - 16||1||2||2||2||0|
|2||@Seahawks||W 33 - 30|
|1||Cardinals||L 13 - 38||1||2||2||2||0|