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Orleans Darkwa

23-Year-Old Running Back – New York Giants

2014 Rush/Rec Stats

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9

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23

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48

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2015 Rush/Rec Projections

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2015 Fantasy Football Outlook

Darkwa gained nearly 3,000 yards on the ground and scored 39 rushing touchdowns in his four seasons as a member of Tulaneís backfield. His college success didnít really translate much to the NFL, howe...

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Bye Week:  11

HT: 6' 0"   WT: 215   DOB: 2/28/1992  College: Tulane  Show ContractHide Contract

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Signed by the Giants off the Dolphins' practice squad in November 2014.

December 17, 2014  –  Orleans Darkwa News

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If Rashad Jennings doesn't play Sunday against the Rams, Darkwa could see some third-down work.

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Orleans Darkwa 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 22 Mia 4 4 2 0 0.5 0 0 0 0 0 3 31 10.3 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
2014 22 NYG 7 5 21 1 4.2 0 0 0 0 0 2 17 8.5 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0

Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Orleans Darkwa 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
2014 22 Mia 4 0.8 1.6 1.2 1 1 3 0 0 1 8 10.3 1 0 0
2014 22 NYG 7 1.4 1.7 1.5 1 3 3 0 0 0 2 5.7 1 0 0

Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Orleans Darkwa – Playing Time Overview

Depth Chart Status   (See Full Depth Chart)

#4 Running Back
Also Listed As:  #3 Kick Returner

Snap Count Stats

42

Offensive Snaps in 2014

Orleans Darkwa was on the field for 42 of his team's snaps on offense in 2014.

134

Special Teams Snaps in 2014

Orleans Darkwa was on the field for 134 of his team's snaps on special teams in 2014.

Year Off ST
2014 42 134
2014 42 134
Orleans Darkwa 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 @Det
2 Ari 9 21 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 3 31 10.3 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3 Hou 0 11 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
4 @Was
5 Atl
6 @Phi
7 @Dal
8 Ind
9 @Sea
10 SF 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 0 0
11 Dal 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 0 0
12 @Jax 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 0 0
13 @Ten 6 20 1 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
14 Was 3 21 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
15 @StL 20 15 4 21 1 5.3 0 0 2 17 8.5 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
16 Phi 0 25 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

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 Orleans Darkwa  (View College Stats & News)
As Compared To Other Running Backs
Height:   6' 0"
ABOVE AVERAGE
Weight:   215 lbs
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Orleans Darkwa: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Darkwa could see some snaps behind Andre Williams if Rashad Jennings (ankle) can't go Sunday, the Newark Star-Ledger reports.

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The Giants signed Darkwa off the Dolphins' practice squad Wednesday, Tom Rock of Newsday reports.

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Darkwa has been waived by the Dolphins, the Palm Beach Post reports.

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The move frees up a roster spot for the Dolphins' addition of wideout Damian Williams, while hinting at the potential return of fellow running back Knowshon Moreno (elbow), who was back at practice Monday.
Darkwa was signed by the Dolphins on Tuesday, according to the Palm Beach Post.

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2014

Darkwa was signed as an undrafted free agent out of Tulane and would have to excel on special teams to make the team as the Dolphins have several players ahead of him on the depth chart at running back.