Derrick Gore

27-Year-Old Running BackRB
2021 Fantasy Outlook
There was no outlook written for Derrick Gore in 2021. Check out the latest news below for more on his current fantasy value.
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$Signed a one-year, $660,000 contract with the Chiefs in October of 2021.
Role fluctuates in 2021
RBKansas City Chiefs
January 25, 2022
Gore finished the 2021 campaign with 51 rushes for 256 yards and a pair of touchdowns while reeling in eight of his nine targets for 105 yards.
ANALYSIS
Gore's role changed over the course of the year depending on the health of Kansas City's other backs. He recorded 22 carries for 110 yards and caught four passes for 69 yards over the final three weeks of the regular season. He enters the offseason as an exclusive rights free agent, so he will likely be back with the team next season.
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Advanced NFL Stats
How do Derrick Gore's 2021 advanced stats compare to other running backs?
This section compares his advanced stats with players at the same position. The bar represents the player's percentile rank. For example, if the bar is halfway across, then the player falls into the 50th percentile for that metric and it would be considered average. The longer the bar, the better it is for the player.
  • Broken Tackle %
    The number of broken tackles divided by rush attempts.
  • Positive Run %
    The percentage of run plays where he was able to gain positive yardage.
  • % Yds After Contact
    The percentage of his rushing yards that came after contact.
  • Avg Yds After Contact
    The average rushing yards he gains after contact.
  • Rushing TD %
    Rushing touchdowns divided by rushing attempts. In other words, how often is he scoring when running the ball.
  • Touches Per Game
    The number of touches (rushing attempts + receptions) he is averaging per game
  • % Snaps w/Touch
    The number of touches (rushing attempts + receptions) divided by offensive snaps played.
  • Air Yards Per Game
    The number of air yards he is averaging per game. Air yards measure how far the ball was thrown downfield for both complete and incomplete passes. Air yards are recorded as a negative value when the pass is targeted behind the line of scrimmage. All air yards data is from Sports Info Solutions and does not include throwaways as targeted passes.
  • Air Yards Per Snap
    The number of air yards he is averaging per offensive snap.
  • % Team Air Yards
    The percentage of the team's total air yards he accounts for.
  • % Team Targets
    The percentage of the team's total targets he accounts for.
  • Avg Depth of Target
    Also known as aDOT, this stat measures the average distance down field he is being targeted at.
  • Catch Rate
    The number of catches made divided by the number of times he was targeted by the quarterback.
  • Drop Rate
    The number of passes he dropped divided by the number of times he was targeted by the quarterback.
  • Avg Yds After Catch
    The number of yards he gains after the catch on his receptions.
  • % Targeted On Route
    Targets divided by total routes run. Also known as TPRR.
  • Avg Yds Per Route Run
    Receiving yards divided by total routes run. Also known as YPRR.
Broken Tackle %
7.8%
 
Positive Run %
82.4%
 
% Yds After Contact
63.3%
 
Avg Yds After Contact
3.2
 
Rushing TD %
3.9%
 
Touches Per Game
5.4
 
% Snaps w/Touch
53.6%
 
Air Yards Per Game
0.6
 
Air Yards Per Snap
0.06
 
% Team Air Yards
0.2%
 
% Team Targets
1.4%
 
Avg Depth of Target
0.8 Yds
 
Catch Rate
88.9%
 
Drop Rate
0.0%
 
Avg Yds After Catch
11.8
 
% Targeted On Route
19.6%
 
Avg Yds Per Route Run
2.28
 
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Snap Distribution / Depth Chart
Snap Counts
Snap %
Kansas City ChiefsChiefs 2021 RB Snap Distribution See more data like this | See last season's snap counts
#% of Team Snaps

54638%
4883%
34824%
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26318%
47%
1168%
712%
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This Week's Opposing Pass Defense
How does the Bengals pass defense compare to other NFL teams this season?
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vs Bengals
Sunday, Jan 30th at 3:00PM
Overall QB Rating Against
81.6
 
Cornerbacks
79.6
 
Safeties
85.5
 
Linebackers
83.7
 
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2021 Derrick Gore Split Stats
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More Fantasy News
Splits lead role
RBKansas City Chiefs
January 8, 2022
Gore recorded seven carries for 30 yards in Saturday's 28-24 win over Denver.
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Just four touches in Week 17
RBKansas City Chiefs
January 2, 2022
Gore rushed three times for 37 yards and caught his only target for eight yards in Sunday's 34-31 loss to the Bengals.
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Productive off bench
RBKansas City Chiefs
December 26, 2021
Gore ran for 43 yards on 12 carries and caught three passes for 61 yards on three targets against Pittsburgh on Sunday.
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Absent from offense in Week 15
RBKansas City Chiefs
December 21, 2021
Gore didn't log an offensive snap in Thursday's game against the Chargers.
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Produces in garbage time
RBKansas City Chiefs
December 12, 2021
Gore recorded nine rushes for 66 yards and a touchdown in Sunday's 48-9 win over Las Vegas. He added two receptions for 23 yards.
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