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Lance Dunbar

27-Year-Old Running Back – Los Angeles Rams

2017 Rush/Rec Stats

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2017 Rush/Rec Projections

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2017 Fantasy Football Outlook

Dunbar's tenure in Dallas was a frustrating one, as he would continually show flashes of being a dangerous pass-catching weapon out of the backfield before an injury would derail his season. He played...

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2017 ADP:  275.46

Rank (Overall): Hidden

Rank (RB): Hidden

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Bye Week:  8

HT: 5' 8"   WT: 187   DOB: 1/25/1990  College: North Texas  Show ContractHide Contract

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Lance Dunbar Contract Information:

Signed a one-year, $3.5 million contract with the Rams in March of 2017.

November 12, 2017  –  Lance Dunbar News

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Dunbar gained 31 yards on five carries in Sunday's 33-7 win over the Texans.

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Lance Dunbar 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
2009 19 CFB 12 200 1378 17 6.9 - - - - - 28 300 10.7 2 0 - - - - - -
2010 20 CFB 12 274 1553 13 5.7 - - - - - 28 332 11.9 3 0 - - - - - -
2011 21 CFB 12 269 1115 10 4.1 - - - - - 29 350 12.1 2 0 - - - - - -
2012 22 DAL 12 21 75 0 3.6 0 0 0 0 0 6 33 5.5 0 12 261 0 0 0 1 0
2013 23 DAL 9 30 150 0 5.0 1 1 0 0 0 7 59 8.4 0 7 28 0 0 0 1 1
2014 24 DAL 16 29 99 0 3.4 0 0 0 0 0 18 217 12.1 0 22 46 0 0 0 0 0
2015 25 DAL 4 5 67 0 13.4 1 1 0 0 0 21 215 10.2 0 23 146 0 4 0 0 0
2016 26 DAL 13 9 31 1 3.4 0 0 0 0 0 16 122 7.6 0 24 32 0 0 0 1 0
2017 27 LAR 2 5 31 0 6.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
2017 Proj 27 LAR Subscribe now to see our 2017 projections for Lance Dunbar

Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Lance Dunbar 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
2009 19 CFB 12 23.5 25.8 24.7 17 115 - - - 2 25 - - - -
2010 20 CFB 12 23.7 26.0 24.9 23 129 - - - 2 28 - - - -
2011 21 CFB 12 18.2 20.6 19.4 22 93 - - - 2 29 - - - -
2012 22 DAL 12 0.9 1.4 1.2 2 6 2 0 0 1 3 2.8 3 1 0
2013 23 DAL 9 2.3 3.1 2.7 3 17 2 0 0 1 7 8.4 0 0 0
2014 24 DAL 16 2.0 3.1 2.5 2 6 1 0 0 1 14 9.9 2 0 0
2015 25 DAL 4 7.1 12.3 9.7 1 17 0 0 0 5 54 9.3 1 0 0
2016 26 DAL 13 1.6 2.9 2.3 1 2 3 2 1 1 9 5.1 2 1 1
2017 27 LAR 2 1.6 1.6 1.6 3 16 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0
2017 Proj 27 LAR Subscribe now to see our 2017 projections for Lance Dunbar

Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Lance Dunbar – Playing Time Overview

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Snap Count Stats

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Offensive Snaps in 2017

Lance Dunbar was on the field for 15 of his team's snaps on offense in 2017.

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Special Teams Snaps in 2017

Lance Dunbar was on the field for 13 of his team's snaps on special teams in 2017.

Year Off ST
2015 92 41
2016 139 94
2017 15 13
Lance Dunbar 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 Ind
2 Was
3 @SF
4 @Dal
5 Sea
6 @Jax
7 Ari
8 BYE Bye Week
9 @NYG
10 Hou 10 9 5 31 0 6.2 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
11 @Min 5 4 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 NO
13 @Ari
14 Phi
15 @Sea
16 @Ten
17 SF

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 Lance Dunbar  (View College Stats & News)
As Compared To Other Running Backs
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Weight:   187 lbs
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Lance Dunbar: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Dunbar is active for Sunday's game against the Texans.

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The Rams activated Dunbar (knee) from the Physically Unable to Perform list Saturday, Rich Hammond of the Los Angeles Daily News reports.

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Rams coach Sean McVay said Dunbar (knee) will be activated from the Physically Unable to Perform list for Sunday's game against Houston, Lindsey Thiry of the Los Angeles Times reports.

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Dunbar (knee) could be activated from the Physically Unable to Perform list prior to Sunday's game against the Texans, Alden Gonzalez of ESPN.com reports.

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Dunbar (knee) returned to practice Monday, Vincent Bonsignore of the Los Angeles Daily News reports.

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Dunbar (knee) has increased his activity lately, Alden Gonzalez of ESPN.com reports.

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Dunbar (knee) was moved to the reserve/PUP list Saturday, Jamie Han of the Rams' official site reports.

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Head coach Sean McVay expects Dunbar (knee) to start the regular season on the PUP list, Alden Gonzalez of ESPN.com reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2017

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2016

After three seasons with limited touches, Dunbar finally got a chance to show what he could do as an elusive pass-catching option in 2015 before suffering yet another knee injury. He's not expected to be ready for Week 1 and will start the season on the PUP list, and there's no guarantee the Cowboys will even be able to find a roster spot for him when he does get healthy given the offseason additions to their RB depth chart, but if Dunbar does come back 100 percent he could be a useful PPR option later in the year, whether in Dallas or with another team.

2015

Entering last season, the Cowboys made it clear that they wanted to get Dunbar more involved in the offense, and with good reason. Before a knee injury ended his 2013 campaign early, the scatback appeared able to turn almost any play into a long gain, showing excellent elusiveness and flashing the sub-4.5 speed he had in college. DeMarco Murray's emergence as an every-down back scrubbed whatever plans the team had to get Dunbar those extra touches, however, and he had few chances to put his skills on display despite being active for every game. That could change in 2015, as Murray moved on to Philadelphia, leaving Dunbar to compete with the unproven Joseph Randle and the injury-prone Darren McFadden. If a committee develops and Dunbar wins a more clearly-defined change-of-pace role that gets him 10-12 touches a game, he could be surprisingly productive.

2014

Dunbar flashed some legitimate potential last year, averaging 5.0 YPC (albeit in a very small sample), but ended up missing the season's last four games due to a torn PCL in his knee that required surgery. Fully recovered, he's slated to serve as DeMarco Murray's backup, but durability questions are haunting Dunbar already, as he's already suffered a hamstring injury and two knee ailments in his two NFL seasons. When healthy, the undersized Dunbar possesses game-changing speed, and Murray himself certainly isn't immune to injury, so he should see some playmaking opportunities this season.

2013

Dunbar saw limited action in 2012, rushing for 75 yards on 21 carries, and he'll compete for the number three running back role behind DeMarco Murray and fifth round pick Joseph Randle.

2012

Depth RB could see more action than expected given the injury-prone nature of the players ahead of him.