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Evan Royster

27-Year-Old Running Back – Atlanta Falcons

2014 Rush/Rec Stats

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2015 Fantasy Football Outlook

There was no outlook written for Evan Royster in 2015. Check out the latest news below for more on his current fantasy value.

2015 ADP:

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Bye Week:  10

STATUS:  OUT  (IR)
HT: 6' 1"   WT: 216   DOB: 11/26/1987
College: Penn State  DRAFTED: 6th Rd   Show ContractHide Contract

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Waived/injured by the Falcons in August of 2015.

August 26, 2015  –  Evan Royster News

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Royster (ribs) has been waived/injured by the Falcons, AJC.com reports.

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Evan Royster 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 Was 6 56 328 0 5.9 0 0 2 0 0 9 68 7.6 0 13 0 0 0 0 0 0
2012 24 Was 16 23 88 2 3.8 0 0 0 0 0 15 109 7.3 0 23 39 0 0 0 0 0
2013 25 Was 10 2 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 3.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0

Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Evan Royster 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 Was 6 6.6 8.1 7.4 9 55 0 0 0 2 11 5.2 0 0 0
2012 24 Was 16 2.0 2.9 2.5 1 6 3 3 3 1 7 4.7 1 0 0
2013 25 Was 10 0.0 0.1 0.1 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 3.0 0 0 0

Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Evan Royster – Playing Time Overview

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Offensive Snaps in 2014

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Special Teams Snaps in 2014

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Year Off ST
2012 225 29
2013 10 96
Evan Royster 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 NO
2 @Cin
3 TB
4 @Min
5 @NYG
6 Chi
7 @Bal
8 Det
9 @TB
10 @Car
11 Cle
12 Ari
13 @GB
14 Pit
15 @NO
16 Car

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 Evan Royster  (View College Stats & News)
As Compared To Other Running Backs
Height:   6' 1"
ABOVE AVERAGE
Weight:   216 lbs
AVERAGE
40-Yard Dash:   4.65 sec
WEAK
Shuttle Time:   4.18 sec
GOOD
Cone Drill:   7.07 sec
WEAK
Arm Length:   30.75 in
AVERAGE
Hand Length:   9.25 in
AVERAGE
Vertical Jump:   34 in
WEAK
Broad Jump:   113 in
WEAK
Bench Press:   20 reps
AVERAGE
Atlanta Falcons Team Injury Report
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Evan Royster: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

The Falcons have signed Royster.

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Royster has been released by the Redskins, csnwashington.com reports.

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Royster (hamstring) practiced on Wednesday, the Washington Post reports.

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Royster is day-to-day with a slight hamstring pull.

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Royster (high ankle sprain) will be placed on IR by the Redskins.

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Royster is inactive for Sunday's game against the Lions.

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Royster is inactive for Monday's game against the Eagles.

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Royster (ankle) carried 11 times for 59 yards and a touchdown in Thursday's preseason game against the Bucs.

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Royster was held out of Saturday's preseason game due to a sprained ankle that he suffered earlier in the week, 106.7 The FAN's Grant Paulsen reports.

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Royster was inactive for Saturday's preseason game against the Bills, USA Today's Jim Corbett reports.

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Royster rushed 14 times for 62 yards in Thursday's preseason win over Tennessee.

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Royster is battling for a backup running back job in a crowded backfield, the Washington Post reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2015

There was no outlook written for Evan Royster.

2014

Royster, who was placed on IR late last season with a high ankle sprain, did not make the Redskins' final roster.

2013

Royster will be in the backup RB mix behind Alfred Morris and Roy Helu in Washington.

2012

Royster started just twice last year, during the final two weeks of the season. He took full advantage, totaling 312 yards on only 46 touches. In limited work, he ended his rookie season with an impressive 5.9 YPC mark and proved plenty capable as a receiver. Roy Helu looks like the starter entering 2012, and Tim Hightower was also re-signed during the offseason. Neither is a sure thing, and were Royster to become the starter in Mike Shanahan’s system, especially with Robert Griffin taking over at QB, he has the upside to be a top-10 fantasy back. But another committee with unpredictable usage is the most likely outcome.

2011

Royster was a sixth-round pick, and there’s no guarantee he even makes Washington’s roster. But the Redskins have an unsettled running back situation, and he’d hardly be the first unknown to make a major impact in coach Mike Shanahan’s system. Royster was a productive three-year starter in college with good size and patience, capable of effectively running inside. The Redskins’ RB battle is one to watch.