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Dri Archer

23-Year-Old Running Back – Pittsburgh Steelers

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The Steelers spent a third-round pick on Archer this year, immediately setting off a debate as to whether the scat back's ridiculous 4.26 40 time at the Combine is enough to make up for his undersized...

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HT: 5' 8"   WT: 173   DOB: 8/9/1991  College: Kent State  Show ContractHide Contract

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Dri Archer Contract Information:

Signed with the Steelers in June of 2014.

August 9, 2014  –  Dri Archer News

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Archer gained 50 yards on two receptions and nine yards on two carries in Saturday's preseason opener against the Giants.

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Dri Archer 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
2014 Proj 22 PIT Subscribe now to see our 2013 projections for Dri Archer

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Dri Archer Fantasy/Red Zone Stats
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#3 Running Back
Also Listed As:  #1 Kick Returner, #2 Punt Returner

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Measurables Overview for Dri Archer  (View College Stats & News)
As Compared To Other Running Backs
Height:   5' 8"
BELOW AVERAGE
Weight:   173 lbs
BELOW AVERAGE
40-Yard Dash:   4.16 sec
ELITE
Shuttle Time:   4.06 sec
ELITE
Cone Drill:   6.86 sec
GOOD
Arm Length
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Hand Length
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Vertical Jump:   38 in
ELITE
Broad Jump:   122 in
GREAT
Bench Press:   20 reps
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Dri Archer: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Archer is working on returning punts, according to the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. "Everyone tells me I am too small, I can't take hits, I can't do this and I can't do that," said Archer. "I am just out here to play football. And I know what I can do."

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The Steelers selected Archer in the third round of the 2014 NFL Draft, 97th overall.

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Archer turned in an official time of 4.26 seconds in the 40-yard dash at the NFL Combine on Sunday, NFL.com reports.

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While Archer didn't top Chris Johnson's Combine record of 4.24 seconds, as he had hoped to, Sunday's effort confirms that the 5-8, 173-pounder has the sort of elite wheels that give him both big play potential and upside as a returner.
Archer, a running back from Kent State, said he will break Chris Johnson's Combine record of 4.24 seconds in the 40 yard dash, the Detroit News reports.

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