Get ESPN athlete info for NFL players

get_athlete(athlete_id)

Arguments

athlete_id

The player's unique athlete id

Value

Returns a tibble

Examples

# Get ALL Playoff QBR from 2016 season get_athlete("2580")
#> # A tibble: 1 × 21 #> player_id player_guid team_id pos player_first_na… player_last_name #> <chr> <chr> <chr> <chr> <chr> <chr> #> 1 2580 a3d4f4473aef111aee5… NA QB Drew Brees #> # … with 15 more variables: player_full_name <chr>, player_short_name <chr>, #> # weight <dbl>, height <dbl>, age <int>, dob <chr>, debut_year <int>, #> # headshot_url <chr>, jersey <chr>, nfl_exp <int>, draft_txt <chr>, #> # draft_year <int>, draft_round <int>, draft_slot <int>, draft_team_id <chr>