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Theo Riddick

25-Year-Old Running Back – Detroit Lions

2015 Rush/Rec Stats

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43

Yds

133

TD

0

Yds

697

TD

3

2016 Rush/Rec Projections

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2016 Fantasy Football Outlook

He's a one-trick pony, but it's a pretty good trick. Riddick became the seventh running back since the merger to go over 600 yards receiving without making it to 150 yards rushing. He led all running ...

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2016 ADP:  126.4

Rank (Overall): Hidden

Rank (RB): Hidden

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Bye Week:  10

HT: 5' 9"   WT: 200   DOB: 5/4/1991  College: Notre Dame  DRAFTED: 6th Rd   Show ContractHide Contract

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Theo Riddick Contract Information:

Signed a four-year, $2.25 million contract with the Lions in May 2013.

August 28, 2016  –  Theo Riddick News

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Riddick gained 35 yards on three carries and secured one of two targets for seven yards during the Lions' third preseason game Saturday against the Ravens.

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Theo Riddick 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 22 Det 14 9 25 1 2.8 0 0 0 0 0 4 26 6.5 0 8 12 0 0 0 0 0
2014 23 Det 14 20 51 0 2.6 0 0 0 0 0 34 316 9.3 4 50 0 0 0 0 0 0
2015 24 Det 16 43 133 0 3.1 0 0 0 0 0 80 697 8.7 3 99 0 0 0 0 1 1
2016 Proj 25 DET Subscribe now to see our 2013 projections for Theo Riddick

Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Theo Riddick 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 22 Det 14 0.8 1.1 0.9 1 2 1 1 1 0 2 3.3 1 0 0
2014 23 Det 14 4.3 6.8 5.6 1 4 3 2 0 2 23 6.3 10 5 1
2015 24 Det 16 6.3 11.3 8.8 3 8 5 2 1 5 44 7.0 14 4 1
2016 Proj 25 DET Subscribe now to see our 2016 projections for Theo Riddick

Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Theo Riddick – Playing Time Overview

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Snap Count Stats

470

Offensive Snaps in 2015

Theo Riddick was on the field for 470 of his team's snaps on offense in 2015.

107

Special Teams Snaps in 2015

Theo Riddick was on the field for 107 of his team's snaps on special teams in 2015.

Year Off ST
2013 42 226
2014 172 101
2015 470 107
Theo Riddick 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 @SD 8 20 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 2 37 18.5 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2 @Min 35 12 1 5 0 5.0 0 0 5 41 8.2 0 6 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
3 Den 15 12 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 8 66 8.3 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0
4 @Sea 21 13 1 5 0 5.0 0 0 5 31 6.2 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5 Ari 52 12 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 10 53 5.3 1 13 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0
6 Chi 42 0 7 28 0 4.0 0 0 3 50 16.7 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0
7 Min 30 0 3 8 0 2.7 0 0 3 40 13.3 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 1
8 @KC 39 6 5 17 0 3.4 0 0 6 30 5.0 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0
9 @GB 17 7 3 1 0 0.3 0 0 3 25 8.3 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10 Oak 36 4 6 14 0 2.3 0 0 5 72 14.4 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
11 Phi 26 4 2 6 0 3.0 0 0 5 62 12.4 1 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 1 0
12 GB 34 0 1 4 0 4.0 0 0 5 27 5.4 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
13 @StL 37 7 3 18 0 6.0 0 0 7 44 6.3 0 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
14 @NO 13 3 2 3 0 1.5 0 0 2 27 13.5 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0
15 SF 34 4 7 20 0 2.9 0 0 7 63 9.0 0 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
16 @Chi 31 3 2 4 0 2.0 0 0 4 29 7.3 0 5 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 Theo Riddick  (View College Stats & News)
As Compared To Other Running Backs
Height:   5' 9"
BELOW AVERAGE
Weight:   200 lbs
BELOW AVERAGE
40-Yard Dash:   4.68 sec
POOR
Shuttle Time
Not Available
Cone Drill
Not Available
Arm Length:   30.00 in
BELOW AVERAGE
Hand Length:   8.75 in
BELOW AVERAGE
Vertical Jump:   32 in
WEAK
Broad Jump:   118 in
AVERAGE
Bench Press
Not Available
Detroit Lions Team Injury Report
Questionable
Doubtful
Out
LB
Jon Bostic  IR
WR
Corey Fuller  PUP-R
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OT
Corey Robinson  PUP-P
WR
CB
Ian Wells  IR
TE
Tim Wright  IR

Theo Riddick: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Riddick started Thursday's preseason game against the Bengals, gaining 17 yards on seven carries and failing to haul in his only target.

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Riddick (undisclosed) practiced for a second straight day on Thursday, Kyle Meinke of MLive Media Group reports.

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Although he appeared to be limping, Riddick (undisclosed) said Monday that his current injury is not a concern, Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press reports.

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Riddick was held out of Sunday's practice for an undisclosed reason, Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press reports.

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Riddick caught 80 of 99 targets for 697 yards and three touchdowns and added 133 yards on 43 carries in 2015.

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Riddick caught four of five targets for 29 yards and added four yards on two carries in Sunday's win over Chicago.

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Riddick hauled in seven of eight targets for 63 yards and added 20 yards rushing on seven carries in Sunday's win over the 49ers.

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Riddick caught two passes on two targets and added three rushing yards on two carries in Monday's win over New Orleans.

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Riddick snagged seven catches off of 11 targets for 44 yards and added 18 yards on three carries in Sunday's loss to St. Louis.

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Riddick snagged five passes off of six targets for 27 yards and added a four-yard rush in Thursday's loss to the Packers.

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Riddick caught five passes on five targets for 62 yards and a touchdown in Thursday's win over the Eagles. He added six yards on two carries.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2016

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2015

Although he's rarely involved in the running game, Riddick proved his value as a receiver last year, splitting targets almost equally with Joique Bell and Reggie Bush. He was a weapon out of the slot, leading all running backs with 2.45 receiving yards per route. Riddick's smaller size and lack of elite speed may typecast him as a change-of-pace back, but he does run with surprising power and burst, and has enough elusiveness to make tacklers miss in the open field. Bush's departure seemed like a boon for Riddick's 2015 prospects, but the Lions perhaps slammed that door closed when they drafted Ameer Abdullah, a back with better running ability and pass-catching skills than Riddick, to take Bush's place. Riddick should still see plenty of targets in Detroit's pass-happy offense, but he might need an injury ahead of him on the depth chart to get increased work.

2014

Riddick saw nine carries in his rookie year and scored his first career touchdown in Week 16 versus the New York Giants. This season will be much of the same for Riddick who will see minimal carries behind Reggie Bush and Joique Bell in the Lions' dynamic offensive attack.

2013

Riddick will be a reserve running back for the Lions in 2013.