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Alvin Kamara

22-Year-Old Running Back – New Orleans Saints

2017 Rush/Rec Stats

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2017 Rush/Rec Projections

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2017 Fantasy Football Outlook

The Saints have a history of utilizing speedy pass-catching backs in their offense, so when Kamara fell into the third round of this year's draft, the New Orleans front office pounced, trading a secon...

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2017 ADP:  155.68

Rank (Overall): Hidden

Rank (RB): Hidden

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Bye Week:  5

HT: 5' 10"   WT: 215   DOB: 7/25/1995  College: Tennessee  DRAFTED: 3rd Rd   Show ContractHide Contract

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Alvin Kamara Contract Information:

Signed a four-year, $3.9 million contract with the Saints in June of 2017.

September 18, 2017  –  Alvin Kamara News

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Kamara caught three of seven passes for 51 yards and rushed once for three yards in Sunday's 36-20 loss to the Patriots.

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Alvin Kamara 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
2015 19 CFB 13 107 698 7 6.5 - - - - - 34 291 8.6 3 0 - - - - - -
2016 20 CFB 11 103 596 9 5.8 - - - - - 40 392 9.8 4 52 - - - - - -
2017 21 NO 2 8 21 0 2.6 0 0 0 0 0 7 71 10.1 0 13 97 0 0 0 0 0
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Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Alvin Kamara 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
2015 19 CFB 13 12.3 14.9 13.6 8 54 - - - 3 22 - - - -
2016 20 CFB 11 16.1 19.7 17.9 9 54 - - - 4 36 - - - -
2017 21 NO 2 4.6 8.1 6.4 4 11 2 1 1 4 36 5.5 1 0 0
2017 Proj 21 NO Subscribe now to see our 2017 projections for Alvin Kamara

Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Alvin Kamara – Playing Time Overview

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#3 Running Back

Snap Count Stats

48

Offensive Snaps in 2017

Alvin Kamara was on the field for 48 of his team's snaps on offense in 2017.

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Special Teams Snaps in 2017

Alvin Kamara was on the field for 16 of his team's snaps on special teams in 2017.

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2017 48 16
Alvin Kamara 2017 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 @Min 31 8 7 18 0 2.6 0 0 4 20 5.0 0 6 0 0 26 0 0 0 2 1 1 1 0 0
2 NE 17 8 1 3 0 3.0 0 0 3 51 17.0 0 7 0 0 71 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3 @Car
4 @Mia
5 BYE Bye Week
6 Det
7 @GB
8 Chi
9 TB
10 @Buf
11 Was
12 @LAR
13 Car
14 @Atl
15 NYJ
16 Atl
17 @TB

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 Alvin Kamara  (View College Stats & News)
As Compared To Other Running Backs
Height:   5' 10"
BELOW AVERAGE
Weight:   215 lbs
AVERAGE
40-Yard Dash:   4.56 sec
WEAK
Shuttle Time
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Cone Drill:   7.06 sec
WEAK
Arm Length:   32.75 in
ABOVE AVERAGE
Hand Length:   9.25 in
AVERAGE
Vertical Jump:   40 in
ELITE
Broad Jump:   131 in
ELITE
Bench Press:   15 reps
POOR
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Alvin Kamara: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Kamara gained 18 yards on seven carries and another 20 yards on four receptions (six targets) in Monday night's loss to the Vikings.

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Kamara was rested for Saturday's preseason game against Houston, Nick Underhill of The New Orleans Advocate reports.

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Kamara rushed for 61 yards and a touchdown on five carries and added a 22-yard catch in Sunday's preseason contest against the Chargers.

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Kamara gained 35 yards on four carries in Thursday's 20-14 preseason loss to the Browns.

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During portions of practice in last week's minicamp, Kamara split off and worked with the receivers instead of the running backs, Mike Triplett of ESPN.com reports.

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According to head coach Sean Payton, Kamara was one of the few running backs the Saints targeted in the draft because of his "unique traits as a 'joker' back or a running back that we would do some things uniquely different with." The Saints traded away a 2018 second-round pick to move back into the third round of last week's NFL Draft and select Kamara with the 67th overall pick.

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The Saints selected Kamara in the third round of the 2017 NFL Draft, 67th overall.

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Kamara (5-foot-10, 214 pounds) ran the 40-yard dash in 4.56 seconds at the Combine, adding a 39.5-inch vertical and 131-inch broad jump.

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NFL Network draft analyst Mike Mayock believes Kamara is a "special talent" and should be considered a potential first-round pick.

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