Unexpected 200 Yard Rushing Games – Part Two

The running back who puts up a 200 yard performance in a game has really made his mark on the NFL. With a 100 yard game as the standard for a great game, doubling that is something few get to do. And those who do are usually the bigger names in NFL history too. That […]

Unexpected 200 Yard Rushing Games – Part One

A running back who crosses the 100 yard rushing mark in a game is said to have had a great game. Stringing together 100 yard games can help him have one of the better seasons that year too. But, the best running backs in the game go beyond that and regularly put up 150 yard […]

Five Things You May Not Know About Dolphins Running Back Jay Ajayi

Jay Ajayi came to the Miami Dolphins as a fifth round draft pick in the 2015 NFL Draft. He’d starred at Boise State University before that. His first season in Miami saw him serve as a backup behind Lamar Miller. In 2016 though, thanks in part to injuries ahead of him on the depth chart, […]

NFL Running Backs Moving Up The All-Time Leaders List In 2017

With the 2017 NFL coming up, let’s take a look at which active running backs have the chance to move up among the career leaders in NFL history. Rushing Yards On the top ten list of all-time rushing yards leaders in NFL history, there is only one active player. Frank Gore sits in 8th place […]

21 Fun Facts About The Rookie Year Of Cowboys Running Back Ezekiel Elliott

Ezekiel Elliott came into the NFL as one of the more highly touted rookies in 2016. When the Dallas Cowboys picked him with the fourth overall selection in the draft that year, it meant he was going to one of the more highly thought of teams in the league too. It worked out well for […]

Five Things You May Not Know About Rashaan Salaam

Rashaan Salaam had an incredible college football career and made an impact in the NFL, though he played their somewhat briefly. Sadly, on December 5, 2016, Mr. Salaam was found to have passed away. Here are five things you may not know about Rashaan Salaam. The Heisman Trophy When Rashaan Salaam won the Heisman Trophy […]

Five Super Bowl Running Back Fun Facts

There is no bigger game than the Super Bowl in professional football. Players of all types can make big impacts on this important game too. Here is a look at some fun facts concerning running backs in the Super Bowl. Six Ball Carriers The Chiefs had six different players rush the ball for them during […]

Five Things You May Not Know About Ezekiel Elliott

Ezekiel Elliott burst onto the NFL scene as a highly touted rookie in 2016. He lived up to the billing to and went on to have an awesome rookie season. Here is a look at five things you may not know about this great young running back. Senior Track Star As a senior in high […]

The Five Best Rookie Running Backs In New York Jets History

The New York Jets have had a roller coaster history in professional football that has included the highest of highs and some pretty long lows too. Along the way, some great players have suited up in the green and white. Who have been the franchise’s best rookie running backs though? #5 – 1981 – Freeman […]

Looking Back At Ezekiel Elliott’s First NFL Game

Ezekiel Elliot was extremely successful at Ohio State where he put up back to back 1800+ yard seasons in 2014 and 2015. The running back was then drafted fourth overall by the Dallas Cowboys and all eyes were on him. How did he do in his first NFL regular season game? Game 1 of the […]