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Darren Sproles

Darren Lee Sproles (Lightning Bug)

Position: RB
Height: 5-6    Weight: 181 lbs.

Born: June 20, 1983 in Waterloo, IA
High School: Olathe North
College: Kansas St.   (school history)    (Sproles college stats)
Drafted by the San Diego Chargers in the 4th round (130th overall) of the 2005 NFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 58 (1040th overall since 1950)
2-time Pro Bowler (fine print)

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Other SR Links: College Football at Sports-Reference.com

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Fine Details  · Last updated Jun 25, 2016 12:25PM
All-Time Rank: #1510. Hollis Thomas… #1511. Michael Turner… #1512. Chris Samuels… #1513. DARREN SPROLES… #1514. Wayne Chrebet… #1515. John Kissell… #1516. Fred Carr… 

Rushing & Receiving

Games Rushing Receiving
Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS Att Yds TD Lng Y/A Y/G A/G Tgt Rec Yds Y/R TD Lng R/G Y/G YScm RRTD Fmb AV
2005 22 SDG 43 15 0 8 50 0 21 6.3 3.3 0.5 4 3 10 3.3 0 6 0.2 0.7 60 0 3 1
2007 24 SDG 43 15 0 37 164 2 34 4.4 10.9 2.5 12 10 31 3.1 0 14 0.7 2.1 195 2 1 4
2008 25 SDG 43 16 0 61 330 1 37 5.4 20.6 3.8 34 29 342 11.8 5 66 1.8 21.4 672 6 3 8
2009 26 SDG 43 16 2 93 343 3 21 3.7 21.4 5.8 57 45 497 11.0 4 81 2.8 31.1 840 7 3 10
2010 27 SDG 43 16 3 50 267 0 34 5.3 16.7 3.1 75 59 520 8.8 2 57 3.7 32.5 787 2 3 7
2011 28 NOR rb 43 16 4 87 603 2 36 6.9 37.7 5.4 111 86 710 8.3 7 39 5.4 44.4 1313 9 1 13
2012 29 NOR rb 43 13 6 48 244 1 47 5.1 18.8 3.7 104 75 667 8.9 7 44 5.8 51.3 911 8 0 7
2013 30 NOR rb 43 15 4 53 220 2 38 4.2 14.7 3.5 89 71 604 8.5 2 48 4.7 40.3 824 4 2 7
2014* 31 PHI 43 15 0 57 329 6 49 5.8 21.9 3.8 62 40 387 9.7 0 57 2.7 25.8 716 6 4 7
2015* 32 PHI rb 43 16 4 83 317 3 27 3.8 19.8 5.2 83 55 388 7.1 1 35 3.4 24.3 705 4 1 6
Career 153 23 577 2867 20 49 5.0 18.7 3.8 631 473 4156 8.8 28 81 3.1 27.2 7023 48 21 70
5 yrs SDG 78 5 249 1154 6 37 4.6 14.8 3.2 182 146 1400 9.6 11 81 1.9 17.9 2554 17 13 30
3 yrs NOR 44 14 188 1067 5 47 5.7 24.3 4.3 304 232 1981 8.5 16 48 5.3 45.0 3048 21 3 27
2 yrs PHI 31 4 140 646 9 49 4.6 20.8 4.5 145 95 775 8.2 1 57 3.1 25.0 1421 10 5 13

Playoffs Rushing & Receiving

Games Rushing Receiving
Year Age Tm Pos G GS Att Yds TD Lng Y/A Y/G A/G Tgt Rec Yds Y/R TD Lng R/G Y/G YScm RRTD Fmb
2007 24 SDG RB/K 3 0 4 35 0 26 8.8 11.7 1.3 6 3 61 20.3 1 56 1.0 20.3 96 1 1
2008 25 SDG RB,RB-K 2 1 33 120 2 22 3.6 60.0 16.5 16 10 136 13.6 1 62 5.0 68.0 256 3 1
2009 26 SDG RB 1 0 3 33 0 22 11.0 33.0 3.0 5 3 30 10.0 0 19 3.0 30.0 63 0 0
2011 28 NOR RB 2 2 13 54 2 17 4.2 27.0 6.5 24 19 152 8.0 1 44 9.5 76.0 206 3 1
2013 30 NOR RB 2 0 7 31 0 13 4.4 15.5 3.5 13 9 63 7.0 0 14 4.5 31.5 94 0 0
Career 10 3 60 273 4 26 4.6 27.3 6.0 64 44 442 10.0 3 62 4.4 44.2 715 7 3
3 yrs SDG 6 1 40 188 2 26 4.7 31.3 6.7 27 16 227 14.2 2 62 2.7 37.8 415 4 2
2 yrs NOR 4 2 20 85 2 17 4.3 21.3 5.0 37 28 215 7.7 1 44 7.0 53.8 300 3 1

Kick & Punt Returns

Games Punt Returns Kick Returns
Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS Ret Yds TD Lng Y/R Rt Yds TD Lng Y/Rt APYd
2005 22 SDG 43 15 0 18 108 0 23 6.0 63 1528 0 58 24.3 1696
2007 24 SDG 43 15 0 24 229 1 45 9.5 37 1008 1 89 27.2 1432
2008 25 SDG 43 16 0 22 249 0 43 11.3 53 1376 1 103 26.0 2295
2009 26 SDG 43 16 2 26 183 1 77 7.0 54 1300 0 66 24.1 2323
2010 27 SDG 43 16 3 24 166 0 16 6.9 51 1257 0 45 24.6 2210
2011 28 NOR rb 43 16 4 29 294 1 72 10.1 40 1089 0 92 27.2 2696
2012 29 NOR rb 43 13 6 23 183 0 37 8.0 18 483 0 48 26.8 1577
2013 30 NOR rb 43 15 4 29 194 0 28 6.7 12 255 0 32 21.3 1273
2014* 31 PHI 43 15 0 39 506 2 82 13.0 1 15 0 15 15.0 1230
2015* 32 PHI rb 43 16 4 38 446 2 89 11.7 1 20 0 20 20.0 1171
Career 153 23 272 2558 7 89 9.4 330 8331 2 103 25.2 17903
5 yrs SDG 78 5 114 935 2 77 8.2 258 6469 2 103 25.1 9956
3 yrs NOR 44 14 81 671 1 72 8.3 70 1827 0 92 26.1 5546
2 yrs PHI 31 4 77 952 4 89 12.4 2 35 0 20 17.5 2401

Playoffs Kick & Punt Returns

Games Punt Returns Kick Returns
Year Age Tm Pos G GS Ret Yds TD Lng Y/R Rt Yds TD Lng Y/Rt APYd
2007 24 SDG RB/K 3 0 5 28 0 13 5.6 10 223 0 30 22.3 347
2008 25 SDG RB,RB-K 2 1 5 76 0 28 15.2 9 270 0 63 30.0 602
2009 26 SDG RB 1 0 2 3 0 3 1.5 2 44 0 27 22.0 110
2011 28 NOR RB 2 2 5 33 0 13 6.6 4 92 0 28 23.0 331
2013 30 NOR RB 2 0 3 31 0 14 10.3 6 141 0 39 23.5 266
Career 10 3 20 171 0 28 8.6 31 770 0 63 24.8 1656
3 yrs SDG 6 1 12 107 0 28 8.9 21 537 0 63 25.6 1059
2 yrs NOR 4 2 8 64 0 14 8.0 10 233 0 39 23.3 597

Defense & Fumbles

Games Def Interceptions Fumbles Sacks & Tackles
Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS Int Yds TD Lng PD FF Fmb FR Yds TD Sk Tkl Ast Sfty
2005 22 SDG 43 15 0 0 3 1 0 0
2007 24 SDG 43 15 0 0 1 0 0 0
2008 25 SDG 43 16 0 0 3 1 -2 0
2009 26 SDG 43 16 2 0 3 1 0 0 1 0
2010 27 SDG 43 16 3 0 3 0 0 0 1 0
2011 28 NOR rb 43 16 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0
2013 30 NOR rb 43 15 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 0
2014* 31 PHI 43 15 0 0 4 2 -7 0 1 0
2015* 32 PHI rb 43 16 4 0 1 1 0 0
Career 153 23 0 21 6 -9 0 5 0
5 yrs SDG 78 5 0 13 3 -2 0 2 0
3 yrs NOR 44 14 0 3 0 0 0 2 0
2 yrs PHI 31 4 0 5 3 -7 0 1 0

Playoffs Defense & Fumbles

Games Def Interceptions Fumbles Sacks & Tackles
Year Age Tm Pos G GS Int Yds TD Lng PD FF Fmb FR Yds TD Sk Tkl Ast Sfty
2007 24 SDG RB/K 1 0 0 1 0 0 0
2008 25 SDG RB-K 1 0 0 1 0 0 0
2009 26 SDG RB 1 0 0 0 1 0 0
2011 28 NOR RB 1 1 0 1 0 0 0
Career 10 3 0 3 1 0 0
3 yrs SDG 6 1 0 2 1 0 0
2 yrs NOR 4 2 0 1 0 0 0

Scoring Summary

Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS RshTD RecTD PR TD KR TD FblTD IntTD OthTD AllTD 2PM 2PA XPM XPA FGM FGA Sfty Pts Pts/G
2007 24 SDG 43 15 0 2 1 1 4 24
2008 25 SDG 43 16 0 1 5 1 7 1 44
2009 26 SDG 43 16 2 3 4 1 8 48
2010 27 SDG 43 16 3 2 2 12
2011 28 NOR rb 43 16 4 2 7 1 10 60
2012 29 NOR rb 43 13 6 1 7 8 1 50
2013 30 NOR rb 43 15 4 2 2 4 24
2014* 31 PHI 43 15 0 6 2 8 48
2015* 32 PHI rb 43 16 4 3 1 2 6 36
Career 153 23 20 28 7 2 57 2 346
5 yrs SDG 78 5 6 11 2 2 21 1 128
3 yrs NOR 44 14 5 16 1 22 1 134
2 yrs PHI 31 4 9 1 4 14 84

Playoffs Scoring Summary

Year Age Tm Pos G GS RshTD RecTD PR TD KR TD FblTD IntTD OthTD AllTD 2PM 2PA XPM XPA FGM FGA Sfty Pts Pts/G
2007 24 SDG RB/K 1 0 1 1 6
2008 25 SDG RB-K,RB 2 1 2 1 3 18
2011 28 NOR RB 2 2 2 1 3 1 20
Career 10 3 4 3 7 1 44
3 yrs SDG 6 1 2 2 4 24
2 yrs NOR 4 2 2 1 3 1 20

Appearances on Leader Boards, Awards, and Honors

Stats are Year Lg Value (Rank/All-Time)

All-Pro Teams

Fantasy

Year Age G FantPos FantPt VBD PosRank OvRank
2010 27 16 RB 91 43
2011 28 16 RB 187 39 10 34
2012 29 13 RB 141 24 22 56
2013 30 15 RB 102 36
2014 31 15 RB 106 30
2015 32 16 RB 95 41
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Trades

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