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Elijah McGuire

23-Year-Old Running Back – New York Jets

2017 Rush/Rec Stats

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44

Yds

198

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1

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55

TD

0

2017 Rush/Rec Projections

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2017 Fantasy Football Outlook

McGuire's first two collegiate seasons were nothing short of excellent, as the 5-10, 214-pounder averaged 7.9 yards per carry, while scoring 22 touchdowns on just 269 carries. He was, however, limited...

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2017 ADP:  243.03

Rank (Overall): Hidden

Rank (RB): Hidden

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Bye Week:  11

HT: 5' 10"   WT: 214   DOB: 6/1/1994  College: Lousiana-Lafayette  DRAFTED: 6th Rd   Show ContractHide Contract

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Elijah McGuire Contract Information:

Signed a four-year, $2.6 million contract with the Jets in May of 2017.

October 19, 2017  –  Elijah McGuire News

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With Jets head coach Todd Bowles stating after Thursday's practice that Bilal Powell (calf) would play Sunday against the Dolphins, McGuire could see his snap count take a hit in Week 7, Rich Cimini of ESPN.com reports.

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Elijah McGuire 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
2013 19 CFB 13 103 863 8 8.4 - - - - - 22 384 17.5 3 0 - - - - - -
2014 20 CFB 13 166 1264 14 7.6 - - - - - 45 468 10.4 2 0 - - - - - -
2015 21 CFB 12 209 1047 13 5.0 - - - - - 34 304 8.9 3 0 - - - - - -
2016 22 CFB 13 232 1127 7 4.9 - - - - - 29 238 8.2 2 34 - - - - - -
2017 23 NYJ 6 44 198 1 4.5 1 1 0 0 0 5 55 11.0 0 7 0 0 0 0 1 1
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Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Elijah McGuire 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
2013 19 CFB 13 14.7 16.4 15.5 8 66 - - - 2 30 - - - -
2014 20 CFB 13 20.7 24.2 22.4 13 97 - - - 3 36 - - - -
2015 21 CFB 12 19.3 22.1 20.7 17 87 - - - 3 25 - - - -
2016 22 CFB 13 14.7 16.9 15.8 18 87 - - - 2 18 - - - -
2017 23 NYJ 6 5.2 6.1 5.6 7 33 3 2 1 1 9 7.9 1 0 0
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Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Elijah McGuire – Playing Time Overview

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#3 Running Back
Also Listed As:  #2 Kick Returner, #2 Punt Returner

Snap Count Stats

103

Offensive Snaps in 2017

Elijah McGuire was on the field for 103 of his team's snaps on offense in 2017.

26

Special Teams Snaps in 2017

Elijah McGuire was on the field for 26 of his team's snaps on special teams in 2017.

Year Off ST
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2017 103 26
Elijah McGuire 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 @Buf 0 6 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
2 @Oak 11 4 6 29 0 4.8 0 0 1 7 7.0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3 Mia 12 8 7 34 0 4.9 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0
4 Jax 19 5 10 93 1 9.3 1 1 2 38 19.0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5 @Cle 36 3 11 20 0 1.8 0 0 2 10 5.0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
6 NE 25 0 10 22 0 2.2 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 1 0 0 0
7 @Mia
8 Atl
9 Buf
10 @TB
11 BYE Bye Week
12 Car
13 KC
14 @Den
15 @NO
16 LAC
17 @NE

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 Elijah McGuire  (View College Stats & News)
As Compared To Other Running Backs
Height:   5' 10"
BELOW AVERAGE
Weight:   214 lbs
AVERAGE
40-Yard Dash:   4.53 sec
AVERAGE
Shuttle Time:   4.56 sec
TERRIBLE
Cone Drill:   7.26 sec
TERRIBLE
Arm Length:   31.00 in
ABOVE AVERAGE
Hand Length:   9.00 in
BELOW AVERAGE
Vertical Jump:   36 in
GOOD
Broad Jump:   120 in
GOOD
Bench Press:   15 reps
POOR
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Elijah McGuire: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

McGuire rushed 10 times for 22 yards and wasn't targeted in the passing game during Sunday's 24-17 loss to the Patriots.

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McGuire stands to once again see regular touches Week 6 against the Patriots, as Bilal Powell (calf) is listed as inactive for the contest.

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McGuire rushed 11 times for 20 yards and secured two of three targets for 10 yards in Sunday's 17-14 win over the Browns.

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McGuire is expected to have a larger role than normal in the Jets' offense Sunday against the Browns with teammate Matt Forte (toe) ruled out.

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McGuire posted 93 yards and a touchdown on 10 carries in Sunday's 23-20 overtime win over Jacksonville. He added 38 yards on two catches.

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McGuire is expected to earn more touches with Matt Forte (toe) unavailable for Sunday's contest against the Jaguars.

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McGuire rushed for 34 yards on seven carries in Sunday's 20-6 win over Miami. He lost a fumble during the contest.

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McGuire had six carries for 29 yards and one catch for seven yards (two targets) in Sunday's 45-20 loss to the Raiders.

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McGuire had five carries for 56 yards in Thursday's preseason finale against the Eagles.

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McGuire carried the ball five times for 16 yards during Saturday's preseason loss to the Lions.

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McGuire has been soaking up reps at training camp in the absence of Matt Forte (hamstring) and Bilal Powell (neck), ESPN.com's Rich Cimini reports.

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