Overused Running Backs
 
 
 
 
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Overused Running Backs

The following 14 running backs have rushed more than 525 times in the past three seasons. These players could be at a higher risk for injury.

Player NFL
Team
Depth
Chart
Current
Age
Height Weight 2011-13
Rushing
Attempts
2011-13
Games
Attempts
Per Game
Ranking
Marshawn Lynch SEA RB1 29 5'11 215 922 48 19.2RB - #4
Adrian Peterson MIN RB1 30 6'1 220 836 42 19.9RB - #1
Frank Gore IND RB1 32 5'9 217 817 48 17.0RB - #15
Chris Johnson ARI   30 5'11 203 817 48 17.0RB - #62
LeSean McCoy BUF RB1 27 5'11 208 787 43 18.3RB - #6
Arian Foster HOU   29 6'1 227 762 38 20.1 
Matt Forte CHI RB1 30 6'2 218 739 43 17.2RB - #5
Ryan Mathews PHI RB1 28 6'0 220 691 42 16.5RB - #32
Steven Jackson NE   32 6'2 240 673 43 15.7 
Reggie Bush SF   30 6'0 205 666 45 14.8 
Jamaal Charles KC   29 5'11 199 555 33 16.8 
Stevan Ridley NYJ RB3 27 5'11 220 555 42 13.2RB - #55
DeMarco Murray PHI RB3 27 6'0 217 541 37 14.6RB - #9
DeAngelo Williams PIT RB1 32 5'9 215 529 47 11.3RB - #45