Breece Hall was born on May 31, 2001, he is an American football running back for the New York Jets of the National Football League (NFL).
He played college football at Iowa State, where he was a two-time All-American and the Big 12 Offensive Player of the Year. Hall was drafted by the Jets in the second round of the 2022 NFL Draft.
Following the departure of David Montgomery for the NFL, Hall became Iowa State’s starting running back during his true freshman season.
He was named the co-Newcomer of the Week after rushing 132 yards and three touchdowns 38–14 win over West Virginia.
Hall repeated as Newcomer of the Week the following week after rushing for 183 yards and two touchdowns while also catching three passes for 73 yards.
He finished the season with 897 rushing yards and 9 touchdowns while also catching 23 passes for 252 yards and one touchdown and was named second-team All-Big 12.
Hall rushed for over 100 yards in eight straight games to start his sophomore season. Hall finished the season as the FBS leader in rushing yards with 1,572 on 279 carries and 21 rushing touchdowns while also catching 23 passes for 180 yards and two touchdowns.
Hall was named first-team All-Big 12 and the conference Offensive Player of the Year and became the first unanimous first-team All-American in school history.
As a junior in 2021, Hall finished with 1,472 rushing yards, 302 receiving yards, and 23 total touchdowns. Following the season, Hall announced that he would forgo his senior year and enter the 2022 NFL Draft.