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Dan Herron

26-Year-Old Running Back – Indianapolis Colts

2014 Rush/Rec Stats

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78

Yds

351

TD

1

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173

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2014 Rush/Rec Projections

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2014 Fantasy Football Outlook

Herron will try to win a role as a reserve running back and special teams player. He got just five carries last season, but looks set to begin the season as the No. 3 running back. That role could hav...

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2014 ADP:

Rank (Overall): Hidden

Rank (RB): Hidden

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Bye Week:  10

HT: 5' 10"   WT: 212   DOB: 3/21/1989  College: Ohio State  DRAFTED: 6th Rd   Show ContractHide Contract

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Dan Herron Contract Information:

Agreed to a contract with the Colts in October of 2013.

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Dan Herron 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 Cin 3 4 5 0 1.3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
2013 24 Ind 6 5 33 0 6.6 1 0 0 0 0 1 57 57.0 0 1 13 0 0 0 0 0
2014 25 Ind 16 78 351 1 4.5 1 1 0 0 0 21 173 8.2 0 26 78 0 0 0 2 2
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Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Dan Herron 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 Cin 3 0.2 0.2 0.2 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 0 0
2013 24 Ind 6 1.5 1.7 1.6 1 6 1 1 1 0 10 57.0 0 0 0
2014 25 Ind 16 3.7 5.0 4.3 5 22 9 3 2 1 11 6.7 2 1 0
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Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Dan Herron – Playing Time Overview

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#2 Running Back
Also Listed As:  #2 Kick Returner

Snap Count Stats

245

Offensive Snaps in 2014

Dan Herron was on the field for 245 of his team's snaps on offense in 2014.

222

Special Teams Snaps in 2014

Dan Herron was on the field for 222 of his team's snaps on special teams in 2014.

Year Off ST
2012 15 31
2013 11 50
2014 245 222
Dan Herron 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 @Den 0 19 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 Phi 0 20 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 25 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3 @Jax 9 19 1 1 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4 Ten 10 22 7 24 0 3.4 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5 Bal 0 16 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
6 @Hou 0 20 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
7 Cin 8 24 5 37 0 7.4 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8 @Pit 18 10 1 2 0 2.0 0 0 1 5 5.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
9 @NYG 10 26 8 10 0 1.3 0 0 1 4 4.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10 BYE Bye Week
11 NE 1 16 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 53 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
12 Jax 32 3 12 65 0 5.4 0 0 5 31 6.2 0 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 3 1 0 1 1 0
13 Was 24 5 8 88 1 11.0 1 1 2 8 4.0 0 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
14 @Cle 47 13 8 26 0 3.3 0 0 4 45 11.3 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 2 1 0 0
15 Hou 30 9 11 60 0 5.5 0 0 2 12 6.0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
16 @Dal 29 0 7 3 0 0.4 0 0 3 37 12.3 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
17 @Ten 27 0 10 35 0 3.5 0 0 3 31 10.3 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
Playoffs Cin 0 0 12 56 1 4.7 0 0 10 85 8.5 0 11 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Playoffs @Den 0 0 23 63 1 2.7 0 0 8 32 4.0 0 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Playoffs @NE 0 0 10 51 0 5.1 0 0 2 11 5.5 0 4 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 Dan Herron  (View College Stats & News)
As Compared To Other Running Backs
Height:   5' 10"
BELOW AVERAGE
Weight:   212 lbs
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40-Yard Dash
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Cone Drill
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Indianapolis Colts Team Injury Report
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Dan Herron: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Herron rushed for 51 yards on 10 caries and caught two passes on four targets for 11 yards in Sunday's 45-7 loss to the Patriots in the AFC Championship Game.

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Herron had 23 carries for 63 yards and a touchdown, adding eight receptions for 32 yards on eight targets, in Sunday's 24-13 win over the Broncos.

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Herron is slated to remain in the Colts' starting lineup Sunday against the Broncos, ESPN.com reports.

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Herron rushed 12 times for 56 yards and a TD and caught ten passes on 11 targets for 85 receiving yards in Sunday's 26-10 wild card win over the Bengals.

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Herron got the start Sunday against the Titans and rushed 10 times for 35 yards and caught three passes on three targets for 31 receiving yards.

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Herron had seven carries for just three yards in Sunday's 42-7 loss to the Cowboys. He added three receptions on four targets for 37 yards receiving, second most on the team.

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Herron had 11 carries for 60 rushing yards and two catches on three targets for 13 receiving yards during Sunday's win over the Texans.

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Herron had eight carries for 26 yards and caught 4-of-7 targets for 45 yards in Sunday's 25-24 come-from-behind win at Cleveland.

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Colts head coach Chuck Pagano said he is not ready to give Herron the majority of carries in the backfield committee over Trent Richardson. "We're not there," Pagano told ESPN. "You guys might be, but I'm not."

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2014

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2012

Herron will add depth to the Bengals' backfield, but is not likely to have much of a fantasy impact.