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Doug Martin

27-Year-Old Running Back – Tampa Bay Buccaneers

2015 Rush/Rec Stats

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288

Yds

1402

TD

6

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271

TD

1

2015 Rush/Rec Projections

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2015 Fantasy Football Outlook

Martin's big rookie season in 2012 is a distant memory, as two injury-plagued campaigns have left his future with the Buccaneers in doubt. Martin's biggest asset out of college was his lack of weaknes...

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2015 ADP:  67.45

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Bye Week:  6

HT: 5' 9"   WT: 223   DOB: 1/13/1989  College: Boise State  DRAFTED: 1st Rd   Show ContractHide Contract

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Doug Martin Contract Information:

Signed to a five-year, $6.7 million contract with the Buccaneers in June of 2012.

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Martin was named to the Associated Press All-Pro team, Greg Auman of the Tampa Bay Times reports.

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Doug Martin 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 23 TB 16 319 1454 11 4.6 11 5 5 1 1 49 472 9.6 1 70 0 0 0 0 1 1
2013 24 TB 6 127 456 1 3.6 2 0 1 0 0 12 66 5.5 0 24 40 0 0 0 2 1
2014 25 TB 11 134 494 2 3.7 2 2 1 0 0 13 64 4.9 0 20 0 0 0 0 0 0
2015 26 TB 16 288 1402 6 4.9 14 4 4 1 1 33 271 8.2 1 44 0 0 0 0 5 5
2015 Proj 26 TB Subscribe now to see our 2013 projections for Doug Martin

Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Doug Martin 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 23 TB 16 16.5 19.6 18.1 20 91 55 27 16 3 30 6.7 4 1 0
2013 24 TB 6 9.7 11.7 10.7 21 76 7 3 0 2 11 2.8 2 1 0
2014 25 TB 11 6.2 7.3 6.8 12 45 10 5 1 1 6 3.2 1 0 0
2015 26 TB 16 13.1 15.1 14.1 18 88 41 19 8 2 17 6.2 5 1 0
2015 Proj 26 TB Subscribe now to see our 2015 projections for Doug Martin

Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Doug Martin – Playing Time Overview

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Snap Count Stats

622

Offensive Snaps in 2015

Doug Martin was on the field for 622 of his team's snaps on offense in 2015.

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Special Teams Snaps in 2015

Doug Martin was on the field for 0 of his team's snaps on special teams in 2015.

Year Off ST
2013 303 1
2014 345 0
2015 622 0
Doug Martin 2015 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 Ten 29 0 11 52 0 4.7 0 0 1 2 2.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 1 0
2 @NO 39 0 21 78 0 3.7 1 0 2 20 10.0 0 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 4 1 0 0 0 0
3 @Hou 29 0 14 46 0 3.3 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4 Car 38 0 20 106 1 5.3 2 0 5 37 7.4 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0
5 Jax 41 0 24 123 2 5.1 2 0 3 35 11.7 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 3 3 1 0 0
6 BYE Bye Week
7 @Was 40 0 19 136 0 7.2 2 1 3 35 11.7 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 1 1 0 0
8 @Atl 41 0 23 71 0 3.1 0 0 1 7 7.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 1 1 0 0 0
9 NYG 31 0 11 31 0 2.8 0 0 2 12 6.0 0 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 4 1 0 1 0 0
10 Dal 45 0 18 63 0 3.5 0 0 4 40 10.0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0
11 @Phi 50 0 27 235 0 8.7 3 2 0 0 0.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 2 0 0 0 0
12 @Ind 37 0 14 97 0 6.9 1 1 1 1 1.0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 1 0 0
13 Atl 49 0 25 95 1 3.8 0 0 1 5 5.0 0 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 6 3 1 0 0 0
14 NO 28 0 11 81 1 7.4 2 0 1 5 5.0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
15 @StL 52 0 18 91 0 5.1 0 0 1 6 6.0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0
16 Chi 32 0 17 49 1 2.9 0 0 1 6 6.0 0 3 2 2 0 0 0 0 2 1 1 0 0 0
17 @Car 41 0 15 48 0 3.2 1 0 7 60 8.6 0 7 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 Doug Martin  (View College Stats & News)
As Compared To Other Running Backs
Height:   5' 9"
BELOW AVERAGE
Weight:   223 lbs
ABOVE AVERAGE
40-Yard Dash:   4.46 sec
GOOD
Shuttle Time:   4.16 sec
GOOD
Cone Drill:   6.79 sec
GREAT
Arm Length:   30.50 in
BELOW AVERAGE
Hand Length:   9.00 in
BELOW AVERAGE
Vertical Jump:   36 in
GOOD
Broad Jump:   120 in
GOOD
Bench Press:   28 reps
ELITE
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Doug Martin: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Martin has stated he would "love" to re-sign with the Bucs this offseason, Greg Auman of the Tampa Bay Times reports.

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Martin gained 48 yards on 15 carries and also secured all seven of his targets for 60 yards in Sunday's 38-10 loss to the Panthers.

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Martin and the Buccaneers are talking about a contract extension before the running back hits the free agent market, the Tampa Tribune reports. "We've already talked a little bit," Tampa Bay general manager Jason Licht said. "We will definitely be talking (more). We'd love to have Doug back."

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Martin leads all running backs with five lost fumbles in 2015, Greg Auman of the Tampa Bay Times reports.

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Martin gained 49 yards on 17 carries and scored a rushing touchdown, while also securing one of three targets for seven yards in Sunday's 26-21 loss to the Bears. He also lost a pair of fumbles.

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Martin was named to his second career Pro Bowl on Tuesday, Scott Smith of the Buccaneers official site reports.

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Martin gained 91 yards on 18 carries and secured one of two targets for six yards in Thursday's 31-23 loss to the Rams.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2015

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2014

A shoulder injury suffered in last year's Week 7 game against Atlanta ended up knocking Martin out for the season and throwing the Bucs' running game into a state of chaos, but the injury is all cleared up now and Martin is set to resume the featured role that he rode to 1,926 total yards in 2012. At 5-9 and 223, Martin's a tackle-breaking machine (41 in '12) with serious big-play ability and receiving skills to boot. Although the injury was the main culprit for last year's disappointment, it's worth noting that Martin's production was down when he was healthy too. He had two clunkers among his five full games, scored just one touchdown and saw his rate stats drop significantly. His YPC fell from 4.6 to 3.6, his receiving average fell from a sparkling 9.6 yards per reception to just 5.5, and he broke only six tackles. Of course, that's a small sample, and the two bad games came against the NFL's No. 1 and No. 3 run defenses. After carrying 55 times in the red zone and 16 times at the goal line in 2012, Martin saw those numbers dip to seven and zero in 2013 – largely due to last year's wholly unproductive early-season Tampa offense. He'll presumably see most of the work in tight this year. Bobby Rainey, Mike James and third-round pick Charles Sims will vie for backup duties, but won't take many carries from Martin. Sims could eventually steal some pass targets from Martin, but not until he returns from an ankle injury. The rebuilt Bucs offense should benefit Martin. Josh McCown's been brought in as the presumptive starter at QB for Tampa, while Carl Nicks is set to return to the offensive line after missing most of last season and Logan Mankins having been added. Star receiver Vincent Jackson and first-round draftee Mike Evans should keep opposing defenses from keying on the run game, leaving Martin loose to create havoc on the ground and through the air once again.

2013

The 31st pick in the 2012 draft, Martin earned the starting job out of camp last year and quickly became the Bucs' workhorse in a standout rookie season. He ranked fourth in the league with 319 rushes, tied for second among feature backs with 70 targets and took 83.3 percent of his team's handoffs in the red zone, second only to Arian Foster. All of which led to nearly 2,000 yards from scrimmage (2nd) and 12 total touchdowns (4th). At 5-9, 223, Martin has a low center of gravity and boasts a blend of power and exceptional balance that helped him total 800 yards after contact last season, more than any back other than Adrian Peterson. He also has big-play ability as touchdowns of 36, 40, 45, 64, 67 and 70 yards attest. Despite 16 rushes inside the five-yard line last year (3rd), Martin converted only five, but this season he should benefit from the return of Pro Bowl guards Davin Joseph and Carl Nicks – arguably the game's top run blocker – who were lost to injury in 2012.

2012

The Buccaneers used their first-round pick to draft Martin, who totaled 1,554 yards with 18 touchdowns during his final season at Boise State. At 5-9, 219, he offers big-play ability but is also considered a complete back, capable as a receiver and in pass protection. LeGarrette Blount struggles badly in those latter two areas, so expect the rookie to start immediately, especially since the new regime traded up to select Martin and has zero ties to Blount. Tampa Bay has a bad offensive line and scored the sixth-fewest points per game last season, so other than the clear path to playing time, it’s hardly an ideal situation. Still, Josh Freeman is capable of bouncing back, the team added Vincent Jackson through free agency, and new coach Greg Schiano’s offense was extremely run-heavy at Rutgers. Martin should make a major impact right away.