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DeMarco Murray

27-Year-Old Running Back – Philadelphia Eagles

2014 Rush/Rec Stats

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392

Yds

1845

TD

13

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416

TD

0

2015 Rush/Rec Projections

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2015 Fantasy Football Outlook

Everything came together for Murray in 2014. After missing 11 games over his first three seasons due to a variety of injuries, he was able to stay on the field for a full 16-game campaign, and the Cow...

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2015 ADP:  23.6

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HT: 6' 0"   WT: 217   DOB: 2/12/1988  College: Oklahoma  DRAFTED: 3rd Rd   Show ContractHide Contract

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DeMarco Murray Contract Information:

Signed a five-year contract with the Eagles in March of 2015.

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DeMarco Murray NFL Stats
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  Rushing Rush Distance Big Rush Games Receiving Kick Ret Punt Ret Fumbles
Year Age Team G Att Yards TD Avg 20+ 40+ 100+ 150+ 200+ Rec Yards Avg TD Tar Yds TD Yds TD Tot Lost
2011 23 Dal 13 164 897 2 5.5 8 3 3 1 1 26 183 7.0 0 35 36 0 0 0 1 0
2012 24 Dal 10 161 663 4 4.1 5 1 1 0 0 35 251 7.2 0 42 0 0 0 0 3 2
2013 25 Dal 14 217 1121 9 5.2 8 3 3 1 0 53 350 6.6 1 66 0 0 0 0 3 1
2014 26 Dal 16 392 1845 13 4.7 15 3 12 2 0 57 416 7.3 0 64 0 0 0 0 5 5
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Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

DeMarco Murray Fantasy/Red Zone Stats
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  Fantasy Points Per Game Rushing Stats Red Zone Runs Receiving Stats Red Zone Targets
Year Age Team G Standard PPR 0.5 PPR Att/G Yds/G In20 In10 In5 Rec/G Yds/G YPT In20 In10 In5
2011 23 Dal 13 9.2 11.2 10.2 13 69 20 8 4 2 14 5.2 4 2 1
2012 24 Dal 10 11.5 15.0 13.3 16 66 18 8 5 4 25 6.0 3 0 0
2013 25 Dal 14 14.8 18.6 16.7 16 80 39 21 15 4 25 5.3 7 1 0
2014 26 Dal 16 19.0 22.6 20.8 25 115 58 28 12 4 26 6.5 4 0 0
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DeMarco Murray – Playing Time Overview

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Snap Count Stats

729

Offensive Snaps in 2014

DeMarco Murray was on the field for 729 of his team's snaps on offense in 2014.

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Special Teams Snaps in 2014

DeMarco Murray was on the field for 1 of his team's snaps on special teams in 2014.

Year Off ST
2012 471 0
2013 610 0
2014 729 1
DeMarco Murray 2014 Game Log
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  Snap Count Rushing Rush Distance Receiving Fumbles Kick Ret Punt Ret Red Zone Runs Red Zone Targets
Week Opp Off ST Att Yards TD Avg 20+ 40+ Rec Yards Avg TD Tar Tot Lost Yds TD Yds TD In20 In10 In5 In20 In10 In5
1 Jax 61 0 22 118 1 5.4 0 0 3 25 8.3 0 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0
2 @Ind
3 Was 44 1 24 100 1 4.2 2 1 4 31 7.8 0 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 3 1 1 1 0 0
4 @SF 50 0 24 149 2 6.2 2 0 1 6 6.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 1 0 0 0 0
5 StL 67 0 31 136 0 4.4 0 0 6 56 9.3 0 8 1 1 0 0 0 0 5 1 0 1 0 0
6 NYG 0 0 28 115 1 4.1 1 0 6 31 5.2 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 2 0 0 0 0
7 @Ari
8 @Hou 43 0 19 79 0 4.2 0 0 4 11 2.8 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
9 Car
10 @GB
11 Ten 51 0 24 121 0 5.0 0 0 2 22 11.0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0
12 @Dal 48 0 20 73 1 3.7 0 0 6 40 6.7 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 3 3 0 0 0
13 Sea
14 Dal 57 0 31 81 2 2.6 1 0 1 3 3.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 5 3 0 0 0
15 @Was
16 @NYG 40 0 20 100 1 5.0 1 0 3 21 7.0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 1 0 0

A blank stat line is used above whenever a player was not on the field for any plays in the game that week.

Measurables Overview for DeMarco Murray  (View College Stats & News)
As Compared To Other Running Backs
Height:   6' 0"
ABOVE AVERAGE
Weight:   217 lbs
ABOVE AVERAGE
40-Yard Dash:   4.37 sec
ELITE
Shuttle Time:   4.18 sec
GOOD
Cone Drill:   7.28 sec
TERRIBLE
Arm Length:   32.00 in
ABOVE AVERAGE
Hand Length:   9.25 in
AVERAGE
Vertical Jump:   35 in
AVERAGE
Broad Jump:   130 in
ELITE
Bench Press:   21 reps
GOOD
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DeMarco Murray: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Murray is set to sign a five-year, $42 million deal with the Eagles, ESPN.com reports.

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Murray's deal will reportedly include $21 million in guaranteed money, and sets the stage for him to replace LeSean McCoy as the Eagles' lead back this coming season. Of course, in the wake of the team's pending addition of Murray, it remains to seen where fellow RB Ryan Mathews ends up. Previous reports indicated that Mathews had agreed to join the team, but given that his deal with the Eagles was not final, it seems plausible that he'll move on from Philadelphia. The 27-year-old Murray finished the 2014 season with a career-high 1,845 rushing yards on 392 carries and 13 touchdowns for the Cowboys, to go along with 57 catches for 416 yards.
Murray appears to be on track to agree to a deal with the Eagles, according to ESPN.com.

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Murray will travel to Philadelphia and meet with Eagles officials on Thursday, ESPN's Adam Schefter reports.

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Murray and the Eagles share a mutual interest, ESPN reports.

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Cowboys executive VP Stephen Jones indicated on Saturday that Murray would be allowed to test free agency, the Dallas Morning News reports. "There is an expectation that he will get back to us before he signs with another club," Jones said. "There’s a hope that he would. But that would be unfair to him and for other clubs to say he’s going to bring something back. We hope we get to visit with him. We’ll see what happens."

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There's still time for the Cowboys and Murray to reach an agreement on a contract, before free agency officially begins, but all signs point to the club letting Murray test the market. Coming off a career season, he should command a hefty payday, though his workload will be a concern to most teams, and if he doesn't return to Dallas, they should have plenty of options to replace him in a draft class loaded with running backs.
Murray (hand) rushed for 123 yards on 25 carries with a TD and lost fumble in Sunday's 26-21 playoff loss to the Packers.

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Murray (hand) took 19 carries for 75 yards and a touchdown, adding three receptions for 22 yards on four targets, in Sunday's 24-20 win over the Lions.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2015

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2014

The good news: Murray had his healthiest NFL campaign last year, setting career highs in practically every rushing and receiving category while posting the highest YPC (5.2) in the league among players with more than 200 carries. The bad news: He still missed two games with a knee ailment and has now sat out 11 games over his three seasons in the league. That said, Murray did enter the offseason healthy, and there are currently no indications that the 6-foot, 219-pound bruiser – fifth in the league in broken tackles with 35 last year despite the missed time – will enter training camp in anything short of full health. So there's nothing aside from Murray's physical, high-risk running style to say that he won't play all 16 for the first time this year. Murray's team context is a good one for fantasy owners – the Cowboys have a decent pass game (which targeted Murray 66 times last year), a much-improved offensive line (further boosted by the addition of first-round draftee Zack Martin) and no serious competition for carries either in the middle of the field or at the goal line. Joseph Randle and Lance Dunbar certainly don't look like impact NFL players at this point, and the Cowboys seemed happy to give Murray 15 carries inside the five last year. If Murray can stay on the field, he certainly has the strength and the straight-line speed to end up among the NFL's top five rushers.

2013

Murray was derailed by injuries again last year, missing six games with a sprained foot. He's battled various maladies since his college days at Oklahoma and has now missed nine games in two NFL seasons – and missed most of May minicamp with a hamstring injury. If Murray could stay healthy for a full season, the versatile back has the skills – a powerful, slashing running style, great speed (4.41 40) and good hands out of the backfield (35 receptions on 42 targets) – to be one of the position's top producers. His environment could use some improvement, however – the Cowboys had a below-average offensive line last season, and the defense often forced the team to play from behind. Moreover, Murray saw only eight carries from inside the 10 (33rd) and five from inside the five (T-29th). Heading into 2013, Murray has the starting job all to himself – Felix Jones is in Philadelphia, leaving only rookie Joseph Randle as the primary backup.

2012

Murray had an impressive rookie campaign, including a signature performance in Week 7, when he ran for 253 yards (the ninth most by anyone in NFL history and the second most by a rookie ever) against the Rams, including a season-high 91-yard touchdown run on his first carry of the game. Murray had totaled just 25 carries up until then, so he took full advantage of his first real opportunity. It started a six-game stretch in which he totaled a whopping 915 yards before his season ended due to a broken right ankle in Week 14. Murray finished with just two touchdowns, but he got an impressive 5.5 YPC and established himself as the team’s lead back over Felix Jones, who continues to prove he works best in a change-of-pace role. Murray is something of a risk, being so unproven and coming off a serious injury, but he’s displayed explosiveness and is in what projects to be a potent offense, with Tony Romo, Miles Austin, Dez Bryant and Jason Witten as weapons. As the lead back who’s a dangerous receiver and the team’s best option at the goal line, Murray has a lot of upside.

2011

The Cowboys used their third-round pick to select Murray, who should immediately compete with Tashard Choice to back up Felix Jones. Murray ran an impressive 4.41 40 at the Combine, and his selection ended Marion Barber’s career in Dallas. Murray’s collegiate stats didn’t overwhelm at Oklahoma, but he could make an impact as a rookie if Felix Jones were to get hurt or show no improvement over his performance last season. The most likely outcome is a shared backfield in Dallas, and it may even become a three-headed monster, effectively ruining every back’s fantasy value.