Overused Running Backs

 
 
 
 
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Overused Running Backs

The following 13 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
Adrian Peterson MIN RB1 31 6'1 220 836 42 19.9RB - #4
Chris Johnson ARI RB2 30 5'11 203 817 48 17.0RB - #69
Frank Gore IND RB1 33 5'9 217 817 48 17.0RB - #32
LeSean McCoy BUF RB1 28 5'11 208 787 43 18.3RB - #12
Arian Foster MIA RB2 29 6'1 227 762 38 20.1RB - #47
Matt Forte NYJ RB1 30 6'2 218 739 43 17.2RB - #13
Ryan Mathews PHI RB1 28 6'0 220 691 42 16.5RB - #21
Steven Jackson NE   33 6'2 240 673 43 15.7 
Reggie Bush SF RB3 31 6'0 205 666 45 14.8RB - #73
Stevan Ridley DET RB4 27 5'11 220 555 42 13.2RB - #106
Jamaal Charles KC RB1 29 5'11 199 555 33 16.8RB - #7
DeMarco Murray TEN RB1 28 6'0 217 541 37 14.6RB - #17
DeAngelo Williams PIT RB2 33 5'9 215 529 47 11.3RB - #54