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Mark Ingram

New Orleans Saints
Running Back

Ht: 5.8 | Wt: 215

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YearTmGRushRush YdsRush AvgRush TDRush 2ptRecRec YdsRec AvgRec TDRec 2ptTchsTot YdsFum Lost
2011NOS101224743.895011464.18001335201
2012NOS161566023.86506294.83001626310
2013NOS11783864.95107689.7100854540
Average:1194874408486001275350
Total:356146241102414360038016051

Saints | Mark Ingram expected to play

Fri, 05 Dec 2014 14:08:37 -0800

New Orleans Saints RB Mark Ingram (ankle, toe) was limited during practice Friday, Dec. 5, and is listed as probable for Week 14.

Fantasy Tip: Ingram had a terrific performance in Week 13 and should continue to receive most of the carries in the running game. He will be playing a Carolina Panthers run defense that has improved some over the last few weeks but still has had problems with running backs during the season. Ingram costs $6,800 on FantasyScore and could be an attractive option for owners.

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Saints | New Orleans RBs practice

Thu, 04 Dec 2014 15:07:18 -0800

New Orleans Saints RB Mark Ingram (ankle, toe) was limited in practice Thursday, Dec. 4. RBs Khiry Robinson (forearm) and Travaris Cadet (hamstring) participated fully.

Fantasy Tip: Ingram ($6,800, 13.6%) should still get the majority of work out of the backfield with Pierre Thomas ($5,500, 11%) and Cadet likely being used mostly on passing downs. Robinson's usage may be limited after his prolonged absence, so it's best to stay away from him this week. Ingram and Thomas are the best bets for success against a subpar Carolina Panthers run defense.

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Saints | Mark Ingram limited

Wed, 03 Dec 2014 14:20:05 -0800

New Orleans Saints RB Mark Ingram (ankle, toe) was limited in practice Wednesday, Dec. 3.

Fantasy Tip: Ingram will likely see most of the snaps in Week 14 if he is able to go, even with Khiry Robinson getting eased back in this week. Ingram will cost $6,800 this week in FantasyScore, but there could be some risk there with both the injury and Robinson back in the picture in some capacity.

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Saints | Khiry Robinson to be eased back in

Mon, 01 Dec 2014 14:51:17 -0800

New Orleans Saints RB Khiry Robinson (forearm), who is expected to return in Week 14 against the Carolina Panthers, is expected to be eased back into the backfield, especially since RB Mark Ingram has done well in a leading role. RB Pierre Thomas also returned a week ago. Ingram rushed 23 times for 122 yards in the Week 13 win, which was his fourth 100-yard game with Robinson out. Robinson was running well before he was hurt, and his 5.2 yards per carry rank second in the league if he was eligible.

Fantasy Tip: The Panthers present a juicy matchup for the Saints running backs. Unfortunately, it won't be wise to use Robinson, even at what should be a cheap FantasyScore price, until he's back in the running back rotation receiving substantial touches.

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Saints | Saints' top three RBs back on the field

Thu, 27 Nov 2014 13:59:50 -0800

New Orleans Saints RBs Mark Ingram (shoulder), RB Pierre Thomas (rib, shoulder) and RB Travaris Cadet (hamstring) fully participated in practice Thursday, Nov. 27.

Fantasy Tip: Ingram likely will receive most of his work in the running game in Week 13 while Thomas probably will be used more in the passing game. Cadet will also see some playing time. Ingram ($6,600) and Thomas ($5,200) are options on FantasyScore, but owners may want to lower their expectations since the Pittsburgh Steelers defense has recently played well against opposing running backs.

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Saints | Saints' top three RBs practice

Wed, 26 Nov 2014 15:10:14 -0800

New Orleans Saints RBs Mark Ingram (shoulder), Pierre Thomas (rib, shoulder) and Travaris Cadet (hamstring) fully participated in practice Wednesday, Nov. 26.

Fantasy Tip: Ingram probably will continue to receive a majority of the carries with Thomas being more involved in the passing game. Cadet probably will receive time if one of the other running backs needs a break. Ingram costs $6,600 on FantasyScore, but owners may want to lower their expectations since the Pittsburgh Steelers have held opposing running backs in check over the last four weeks. Thomas costs $5,200 and could be a flex option because of his receiving ability. Owners should not consider using Cadet even though he only costs $3,200.

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Saints | Mark Ingram practices in full again

Fri, 21 Nov 2014 13:28:36 -0800

New Orleans Saints RB Mark Ingram (shoulder) practiced in full for the second straight day Friday, Nov. 21.

Fantasy Tip: The Saints' backfield is beat up, but Ingram ($6,600) is easily the healthiest back of the lot, and he'll probably see the vast majority of touches against the Baltimore Ravens. He may have a tough time returning value at FantasyScore, though, against the Ravens' formidable rush defense.

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Saints | Full practice for Mark Ingram

Thu, 20 Nov 2014 14:34:07 -0800

New Orleans Saints RB Mark Ingram (shoulder) practiced in full Thursday, Nov. 20.

Fantasy Tip: Ingram ($6,600) has been the team's bell-cow back for much of the season, and that's likely to continue Monday night against the Baltimore Ravens. However, B'More allows the fewest fantasy points to backs this year, making it tough for Ingram to return any value on his FantasyScore salary this week.

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Saints | Mark Ingram may hit free agency

Mon, 17 Nov 2014 03:44:13 -0800

New Orleans Saints RB Mark Ingram may be forced into the free agent market following the 2014 season. The team would like to make a play for Ingram, but it has $160 million in salary cap commitments and the cap is projected at $142 million for 2015.

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Saints | Mark Ingram expected to play

Fri, 14 Nov 2014 13:11:37 -0800

New Orleans Saints RB Mark Ingram (shoulder) was limited during practice Friday, Nov. 14, and is listed as probable for Week 11.

Fantasy Tip: Ingram has rushed for at least 100 yards in each of his last three games and has scored three touchdowns in that span. Ingram will continue to receive most of the carries in the running game and could be a solid starting option if owners on FantasyScore are comfortable with spending $6,700 on him.

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