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Darren Sproles

Philadelphia Eagles
Running Back

Ht: 5.5 | Wt: 190

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Week By Week

YearTmGRushRush YdsRush AvgRush TDRush 2ptRecRec YdsRec AvgRec TDRec 2ptTchsTot YdsFum Lost
2005LAC158506.25003103.330011602
2007LAC15371644.432010313.1000471950
2008LAC16613305.41102934211.7950906722
2009LAC16933433.69304549711.04401388401
2010LAC16502675.3400595208.81201097873
2011NOS16876036.9320867108.267017313130
2012NOS13482445.0811756678.89701239110
2013NOS15532204.1520716048.51201248242
Average:55278510474238301027001
Total:4372221511137833818270815560210

Eagles | Darren Sproles to have a large role?

Sat, 19 May 2018 19:13:20 -0700

Philadelphia Eagles RB Darren Sproles (knee) will have a big role in the offense, despite being 34 years old and coming off of a torn anterior cruciate ligament, in the opinion of Eliot Shorr-Parks, of NJ.com. Sproles was not signed to be a feel-good story, according to Shorr-Parks, and it would not be a surprising to see the veteran near or even atop the depth chart.

Fantasy Tip: Sproles might have a little gas in the tank for PPR gamers, but this is a crowded backfield. With Jay Ajayi and Corey Clement being more explosive, Sproles could be relegated third-down work and have an erratic role. Treat him as a roster-filling RB4 or No. 5

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: NJ.com - Eliot Shorr-Parks

Eagles | Darren Sproles terms

Fri, 04 May 2018 06:33:22 -0700

Updating previous reports, Philadelphia Eagles RB Darren Sproles received a one-year, $1.415 million deal with $1 million guaranteed and a $400,000 signing bonus. He can earn a maximum of $1.433 million with incentives.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: NFL Network - Tom Pelissero

Eagles | Darren Sproles back with Philly

Sat, 28 Apr 2018 16:47:26 -0700

Free-agent RB Darren Sproles (Eagles) agreed to terms with the Philadelphia Eagles Saturday, April 28. Terms of the contract were not disclosed.

Fantasy Tip: Sproles likely will see most of his touches in the passing game as a receiver out of the backfield. Owners on point-per-reception leagues can consider Sproles a No. 4 running back in 2018.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: NFL Network - Ian Rapoport

Eagles | Darren Sproles leaning toward return in 2018

Mon, 29 Jan 2018 19:47:34 -0800

Philadelphia Eagles impending free-agent RB Darren Sproles (knee) recently told NFL.com's Ian Rapoport he is "leaning toward returning" for the 2018 season. Sproles suffered a torn ACL in Week 3 and was placed on the Reserve/Injured list shortly thereafter.

Fantasy Tip: What is unclear at the moment is whether or not the Eagles will bring him back. Since Sproles' injury, Philadelphia has added Jay Ajayi and watched Corey Clement show some promise. Despite turning 35 this summer, Sproles should not struggle finding an employer, but he will almost certainly be forced to sign a one-year deal near the league minimum.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: NFL.com - Ian Rapoport

Eagles | Darren Sproles begins running

Fri, 12 Jan 2018 19:02:33 -0800

Philadelphia Eagles RB Darren Sproles (knee) has resumed running following surgery to repair his anterior cruciate ligament.

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Eagles | Darren Sproles placed on IR

Mon, 25 Sep 2017 14:47:34 -0700

Philadelphia Eagles RB Darren Sproles (knee, arm) was placed on the Reserve/Injured list Monday, Sept. 25.

Fantasy Tip: Wendell Smallwood is the Philadelphia running back to add if he's available. LeGarrette Blount will vulture some touchdowns and be used in short-yardage situations. Corey Clement will also steal some touches. That being said, Smallwood has the most upside in Sproles' absence.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: CSNPhilly.com - Geoff Mosher

Eagles | Darren Sproles' tore ACL as well

Mon, 25 Sep 2017 07:32:49 -0700

Updating earlier reports, Philadelphia Eagles RB Darren Sproles (arm, knee) suffered a torn anterior cruciate ligament in his knee and broke his arm on the same play, according to sources. He will have surgery on his arm Monday, Sept. 25, and will have knee surgery later.

Fantasy Tip: Expect a committee of LeGarrette Blount, Wendell Smallwood and Corey Clement in Sproles' absence. Blount had a 12-67-1 day in Week 3, but he didn't have a single carry in Week 2. His usage isn't guaranteed every week. Smallwood had 12 rushes for 71 yards. Clement was mixed in late in the game, and he had a 6-22-1 showing. Blount and Smallwood are RB3 mix-and-match players. Clement is worth picking up in deeper formats or as a speculative backup.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: ESPN - Adam Schefter

Eagles | Darren Sproles to have surgery

Mon, 25 Sep 2017 07:26:01 -0700

Updating an earlier report, Philadelphia Eagles RB Darren Sproles (wrist, knee) will have surgery Monday, Sept. 25, to repair a radius fracture in his arm. He also suffered an injury to a wrist ligament and a knee injury.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: Philadelphia Daily News - Les Bowen

Eagles | Darren Sproles out indefinitely

Mon, 25 Sep 2017 05:16:54 -0700

Updating previous reports, Philadelphia Eagles RB Darren Sproles (arm) is out indefinitely with what is believed to be a broken arm, according to sources. He'll have an MRI Monday, Sept. 25, to confirm.

Fantasy Tip: Wendell Smallwood figures to enter a committee with LeGarrette Blount in Sproles' absence. Smallwood had 12 carries for 71 yards in Week 3 and is an RB3 candidate.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: NFL Network - Ian Rapoport

Eagles | Darren Sproles injures wrist

Sun, 24 Sep 2017 11:06:35 -0700

Philadelphia Eagles RB Darren Sproles (wrist) suffered a wrist injury in Week 3 and is considered questionable to return.

Fantasy Tip: Sproles has received a decent amount of playing time over the first few weeks and has been part of the passing game. Owners will need to keep an eye on the situation and look for any update on Sproles' status after the game.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: The Philadelphia Inquirer - Jeff McLane

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