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Elijah McGuire

23-Year-Old Running Back – New York Jets

2017 Rush/Rec Stats

Att

80

Yds

297

TD

1

Yds

113

TD

0

2017 Rush/Rec Projections

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2017 Fantasy Football Outlook

McGuire's first two collegiate seasons were nothing short of excellent, as the 5-10, 214-pounder averaged 7.9 yards per carry, while scoring 22 touchdowns on just 269 carries. He was, however, limited...

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2017 ADP:  173.25

Rank (Overall): Hidden

Rank (RB): Hidden

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Bye Week:  11

HT: 5' 10"   WT: 214   DOB: 6/1/1994  College: Lousiana-Lafayette  DRAFTED: 6th Rd   Show ContractHide Contract

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Elijah McGuire Contract Information:

Signed a four-year, $2.56 million contract with the Jets in May of 2017.

December 15, 2017  –  Elijah McGuire News

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McGuire (ankle) doesn't carry an injury designation for Sunday's game against the Saints after practicing fully Friday.

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Elijah McGuire 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 19 CFB 13 103 863 8 8.4 - - - - - 22 384 17.5 3 0 - - - - - -
2014 20 CFB 13 166 1264 14 7.6 - - - - - 45 468 10.4 2 0 - - - - - -
2015 21 CFB 12 209 1047 13 5.0 - - - - - 34 304 8.9 3 0 - - - - - -
2016 22 CFB 13 232 1127 7 4.9 - - - - - 29 238 8.2 2 34 - - - - - -
2017 23 NYJ 13 80 297 1 3.7 1 1 0 0 0 11 113 10.3 0 16 67 0 10 0 1 1
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Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Elijah McGuire 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 19 CFB 13 14.7 16.4 15.5 8 66 - - - 2 30 - - - -
2014 20 CFB 13 20.7 24.2 22.4 13 97 - - - 3 36 - - - -
2015 21 CFB 12 19.3 22.1 20.7 17 87 - - - 3 25 - - - -
2016 22 CFB 13 14.7 16.9 15.8 18 87 - - - 2 18 - - - -
2017 23 NYJ 13 3.6 4.5 4.0 6 23 7 3 1 1 9 7.1 1 0 0
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Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Elijah McGuire – Playing Time Overview

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#3 Running Back
Also Listed As:  #2 Kick Returner, #1 Punt Returner

Snap Count Stats

207

Offensive Snaps in 2017

Elijah McGuire was on the field for 207 of his team's snaps on offense in 2017.

71

Special Teams Snaps in 2017

Elijah McGuire was on the field for 71 of his team's snaps on special teams in 2017.

Year Off ST
2015
2016
2017 207 71
Elijah McGuire 2017 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 @Buf 0 6 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 @Oak 11 4 6 29 0 4.8 0 0 1 7 7.0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3 Mia 12 8 7 34 0 4.9 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0
4 Jax 19 5 10 93 1 9.3 1 1 2 38 19.0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5 @Cle 36 3 11 20 0 1.8 0 0 2 10 5.0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
6 NE 25 0 10 22 0 2.2 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 1 0 0 0
7 @Mia 7 7 3 7 0 2.3 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8 Atl 3 11 1 2 0 2.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 67 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9 Buf 20 9 13 30 0 2.3 0 0 1 9 9.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 10 0 3 0 0 0 0 0
10 @TB 36 10 8 22 0 2.8 0 0 4 36 9.0 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
11 BYE Bye Week
12 Car 18 7 5 21 0 4.2 0 0 1 13 13.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
13 KC 19 1 5 20 0 4.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0
14 @Den 1 0 1 -3 0 -3.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
15 @NO
16 LAC
17 @NE

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 Elijah McGuire  (View College Stats & News)
As Compared To Other Running Backs
Height:   5' 10"
BELOW AVERAGE
Weight:   214 lbs
AVERAGE
40-Yard Dash:   4.53 sec
AVERAGE
Shuttle Time:   4.56 sec
TERRIBLE
Cone Drill:   7.26 sec
TERRIBLE
Arm Length:   31.00 in
ABOVE AVERAGE
Hand Length:   9.00 in
BELOW AVERAGE
Vertical Jump:   36 in
GOOD
Broad Jump:   120 in
GOOD
Bench Press:   15 reps
POOR
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Elijah McGuire: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

McGuire (ankle) was a limited participant in Thursday's practice, Rich Cimini of ESPN.com reports.

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McGuire (ankle) wasn't spotted with a helmet at Thursday's practice, Andy Vasquez of The Bergen Record reports.

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McGuire (ankle) didn't practice Wednesday.

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McGuire had X-rays and an MRI on his injured ankle, which were returned negative and "relatively clean," respectively, Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reports.

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McGuire (ankle) didn't return to Sunday's game against the Broncos.

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McGuire exited Sunday's game against the Broncos with an ankle injury.

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McGuire rushed for 21 yards on five carries and added a 13-yard catch during Sunday's 35-27 loss to Carolina.

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McGuire rushed eight times for 22 yards and brought in four of seven targets for 36 yards in Sunday's 15-10 loss to the Buccaneers.

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McGuire is slated for an increased workload with Matt Forte (knee) ruled out for Sunday's game at Tampa Bay, Rich Cimini of ESPN.com reports.

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McGuire rushed for 30 yards on 13 carries and added a nine-yard catch in Thursday's 34-21 win over Buffalo.

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