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Brandon Bolden

24-Year-Old Running Back – New England Patriots

2013 Rush/Rec Stats

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55

Yds

271

TD

3

Yds

152

TD

0

2014 Rush/Rec Projections

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2014 Fantasy Football Outlook

Bolden maintained a healthy 4.9 YPC and upped his number of receptions from two the year previous, to 21 in 2013. His utility role in the Patriot's offense came about with injuries to Stevan Ridley an...

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2014 ADP:  315.55

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HT: 5' 11"   WT: 220   DOB: 1/26/1990  College: Ole Miss  Show ContractHide Contract

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Signed as an undrafted free agent to a three-year, $1.46 million contract by the Patriots in April of 2012.

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Bolden is in line to face training camp competition from newcomers James White and Roy Finch, the Boston Globe reports.

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Brandon Bolden 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
2012 22 NE 10 56 274 2 4.9 4 0 1 0 0 2 11 5.5 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
2013 23 NE 12 55 271 3 4.9 2 1 0 0 0 21 152 7.2 0 29 0 0 0 0 0 0
2014 Proj 24 NE Subscribe now to see our 2013 projections for Brandon Bolden

Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Brandon Bolden 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
2012 22 NE 10 4.1 4.3 4.2 6 27 18 10 6 0 1 5.5 0 0 0
2013 23 NE 12 5.0 6.8 5.9 5 23 16 9 6 2 13 5.2 0 0 0
2014 Proj 24 NE Subscribe now to see our 2014 projections for Brandon Bolden

Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Brandon Bolden – Playing Time Overview

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Snap Count Stats

265

Offensive Snaps in 2013

Brandon Bolden was on the field for 265 of his team's snaps on offense in 2013.

139

Special Teams Snaps in 2013

Brandon Bolden was on the field for 139 of his team's snaps on special teams in 2013.

Year Off ST
2012 99 165
2013 265 139

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Brandon Bolden 2013 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 @Buf
2 NYJ
3 TB 25 2 3 51 0 17.0 1 1 5 49 9.8 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4 @Atl 22 1 6 17 0 2.8 0 0 1 -5 -5.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 3 1 0 0 0
5 @Cin 40 12 5 24 0 4.8 0 0 6 40 6.7 0 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6 NO 31 10 5 19 0 3.8 0 0 2 9 4.5 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 1 0 0 0
7 @NYJ 47 15 8 36 1 4.5 0 0 1 7 7.0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 2 0 0 0
8 Mia 29 10 8 22 1 2.8 0 0 2 7 3.5 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 1 1 0 0 0
9 Pit 16 5 3 36 0 12.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
10 BYE Bye Week
11 @Car
12 Den 34 28 13 58 1 4.5 1 0 1 11 11.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 1 0 0 0
13 @Hou 9 16 3 2 0 0.7 0 0 1 18 18.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
14 Cle
15 @Mia 0 17 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
16 @Bal 12 23 1 6 0 6.0 0 0 2 16 8.0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
17 Buf 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Playoffs Ind 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Playoffs @Den 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 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 Brandon Bolden
As Compared To Other Running Backs
Height:   5' 11"
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Weight:   220 lbs
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New England Patriots Team Injury Report
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Aaron Dobson  PUP-P
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Jeremy Gallon  PUP-P

Brandon Bolden: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Bolden finished the 2013 season with 55 carries for 271 yards and three touchdowns, along with 21 catches for 152 yards in 12 games for the Patriots.

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Bolden -- who was on the field for 14-of-69 snaps on offense -- carried once for six yards and added two catches for 16 yards in Sunday's win over the Ravens, ESPN.com reports.

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Bolden did not record a snap on offense in Sunday's loss to the Dolphins, ESPN.com reports.

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Bolden is inactive for Sunday's game against the Browns.

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Bolden is probable for Sunday's game against the Browns after missing practice Friday for a non-injury related reason.

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Bolden (unspecified issue) missed practice Friday, the Boston Herald reports.

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Bolden carried the ball three times for two yards and caught the lone pass thrown his way for 18 yards in Sunday's 34-31 win over the Texans.

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Bolden's teammate, Stevan Ridley, is inactive for Sunday's game against the Texans.

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Bolden carried the ball a team-high 13 times for 58 yards and a touchdown and caught one pass for 11 yards in Sunday's 34-31 overtime win over the Broncos.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

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2013

Bolden figures to directly compete with newcomer LeGarrette Blount for a depth role behind presumed starter Stevan Ridley. Both are bruising backs and unless injuries hit the team's other backfield options during the preseason, it's quite possible that only one of the two will make the team's final roster.

2012

A fractured ankle that Bolden suffered as a senior, plus a one-game suspension he was handed, probably caused him to slide out of the draft, but he'll take aim at cracking a New England backfield that also includes Stevan Ridley, Shane Vereen, Danny Woodhead and Joseph Addai. Even if he doesn't make the team's final roster, he could end up on the team's practice squad out of the gate, as fellow undrafted free agent BenJarvus Green-Ellis did.