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Team

Arian Foster
RB #23
Height:
6-1
Weight:
227
Age:
28
College:
Tennessee
Experience:
5

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Career Stats
SeasonTeamGamesRushingReceivingFumbles
GGSAttYdsAvgLngTDRecYdsAvgLongTDFUMLost
TOTAL 1,131 5,063 4.5 74 45 189 1,714 9.1 78 7 12 8
2013 HOU 8 8 121 542 4.5 23 1 22 183 8.3 41 1 -- --
2012 HOU 16 16 351 1,424 4.1 46 15 40 217 5.4 23 2 3 2
2011 HOU 13 13 278 1,224 4.4 43 10 53 617 11.6 78T 2 5 3
2010 HOU 16 13 327 1,616 4.9 74T 16 66 604 9.2 50 2 3 2
2009 HOU 6 1 54 257 4.8 24 3 8 93 11.6 20 0 1 1

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TRANSACTIONS: Signed by Houston Texans as an undrafted free agent on May 1, 2009...Released by Texans on Sept. 5, 2009...Signed to Texans practice squad on Sept. 6, 2009...Signed to Texans active roster on Nov. 17, 2009...Re-signed with Texans on March 6, 2012...Placed on injured reserve on Nov. 12, 2013.

HONORS:
Associated Press First-Team All-Pro (2010)
Associated Press Second-Team All-Pro (2011)
Three-time Pro Bowl (2011-2013)
Sporting News All-Pro (2010)
Pro Football Weekly/Pro Football Writers of America All-NFL Team (2010)
Pro Football Weekly/Pro Football Writers of America Most Improved Player (2010)
AFC Offensive Player of the Week (Week 1, 2010; Week 4, 2011; Week 7, 2011)
AFC Offensive Player of the Month (September, 2010; October, 2011)
FedEx Ground Player of the Week (Week 1, 2010; Week 17, 2010)
FedEx Ground Player of the Year Finalist (2010)
USA Football All-Fundamentals Team (2012)
Houston Texans Team MVP (2010)
ESPY - NFL Strongest Performance (2011)

CAREER:
Franchise career leader with 5,063 yards rushing and 45 touchdowns rushing
Posted 1,000-yard rushing seasons from 2010-12
Led NFL in rushing in 2010 and recorded the most rushing yards ever by an undrafted player with 1,616 yards, surpassing Priest Holmes’ previous record of 1,615 set in 2002
Was the third player in NFL history to amass 1,600 rushing yards and 600 receiving yards in a season when he did so in 2010
Has 25 100-yard rushing games and three 100-yard receiving games in his career
Became the fifth player in NFL history to surpass 1,000 yards rushing and 600 yards receiving in consecutive seasons (2010-11)
Tied with Terrell Davis for most yards rushing in first four postseason games with 515 yards

TWITTER: @ArianFoster

TRANSACTIONS: Signed by Houston Texans as an undrafted free agent on May 1, 2009...Released by Texans on Sept. 5, 2009...Signed to Texans practice squad on Sept. 6, 2009...Signed to Texans active roster on Nov. 17, 2009...Re-signed with Texans on March 6, 2012...Placed on injured reserve on Nov. 12, 2013.

HONORS:
Associated Press First-Team All-Pro (2010)
Associated Press Second-Team All-Pro (2011)
Three-time Pro Bowl (2011-2013)
Sporting News All-Pro (2010)
Pro Football Weekly/Pro Football Writers of America All-NFL Team (2010)
Pro Football Weekly/Pro Football Writers of America Most Improved Player (2010)
AFC Offensive Player of the Week (Week 1, 2010; Week 4, 2011; Week 7, 2011)
AFC Offensive Player of the Month (September, 2010; October, 2011)
FedEx Ground Player of the Week (Week 1, 2010; Week 17, 2010)
FedEx Ground Player of the Year Finalist (2010)
USA Football All-Fundamentals Team (2012)
Houston Texans Team MVP (2010)
ESPY - NFL Strongest Performance (2011)

CAREER:
Franchise career leader with 5,063 yards rushing and 45 touchdowns rushing
Posted 1,000-yard rushing seasons from 2010-12
Led NFL in rushing in 2010 and recorded the most rushing yards ever by an undrafted player with 1,616 yards, surpassing Priest Holmes’ previous record of 1,615 set in 2002
Was the third player in NFL history to amass 1,600 rushing yards and 600 receiving yards in a season when he did so in 2010
Has 25 100-yard rushing games and three 100-yard receiving games in his career
Became the fifth player in NFL history to surpass 1,000 yards rushing and 600 yards receiving in consecutive seasons (2010-11)
Tied with Terrell Davis for most yards rushing in first four postseason games with 515 yards

2013 (Houston 8/8):
Started eight games before a season-ending back injury suffered against Indianapolis in Week 9
Ranked second in the AFC with 542 yards rushing on 121 carries (4.5 average) and had 725 yards from scrimmage at the time of his injury
Recorded 19 rushes for 79 yards (4.2 avg.) and a touchdown as well as the game-tying two-point conversion in the fourth quarter vs. Tennessee (9/15) in Week 2
Recorded 27 rushes for 102 yards and caught six passes for 69 yards and a touchdown vs. Seattle (9/29)
Recorded 21 rushes for 98 yards and caught four passes for 20 yards at San Francisco (10/6)
Rushed for a season-high 141 yards on 20 carries (7.1 avg.) to go along with four receptions for 57 yards and became the 13th-fastest running back to reach 5,000 yards rushing in the process vs. St. Louis (10/13)
Rushed four times for 11 yards before leaving the game in the first quarter with a hamstring injury at Kansas City (10/20)
Played the first series before leaving the game with a back injury vs. Indianapolis (11/3)
Placed on injured reserve due to a back injury on Nov. 12, 2013

2012 (Houston 16/16):
Finished the season with 351 rushes for 1,411 yards and an NFL-best 15 touchdowns along with 40 receptions for 217 yards and two touchdowns
Led NFL in touchdowns with 17 on the season
Had 14 carries for 70 yards and two touchdowns in the season opener vs. Miami (9/9)
Became the second Texans position player to score more than 200 career points when he scored his first touchdown of the season vs. Maimi (9/9)
Carried 28 times for 110 yards and a touchdown, becoming the Texans all-time leader in rushing on a 9-yard gain in the second quarter at Jacksonville (9/16)
Ran for 100 yards for the second consecutive game as he racked up 105 yards on 25 carries as well as catching a 3-yard touchdown pass at Denver (9/23)
Scored a touchdown in his sixth consecutive regular season game when he found the end zone from 4 yards out in the first quarter vs. Tennessee (9/30)
Rushed for 152 yards and a touchdown at the New York Jets (10/8)
Rushed for two touchdowns vs. Green Bay (10/14)
Had 19 carries for 98 yards and two touchdowns vs. Baltimore (10/21)
Ran for 111 yards on 24 carries vs. Bufffalo (11/4) while scoring a touchdown in his 10th consecutive game
Scored a touchdown in his 11th consecutive game when he caught a 3-yard touchdown pass in the second quarter to go along with 29 carries for 102 yards rushing at Chicago (11/11)
Rushed for 77 yards and had 15 more receiving vs. Jacksonville (11/18)
Surpassed 1,000 yards rushing for the third consecutive season as he rushed for 102 yards on 20 carries and scored two touchdowns at Detroit (11/22)
Scored his 13th rushing touchdown of the season on a 2-yard run at Tennessee (12/2)
Had 46 yards rushing and scored his 14th rushing touchdown of the season to go along with a season-high 39 yards receiving at New England (12/10)
Topped 100 rushing yards for the seventh time in 2012, finishing with a season-high 165 yards on 27 carries at Indianapolis (12/16)
Became the first player in NFL history to top 100 yard rushing in each of his first three postseason games as he rushed for 140 yards and a touchdown in the AFC Wild Card Playoff vs. Cincinnati (1/5/13)
Had 153 all-purpose yards (90 rushing/63 receiving) and two touchdowns in AFC Divisional Playoff at New England (1/13/13)

2011 (Houston 13/13):
Third in NFL in scrimmage yards and averaged an NFL-best 141.6 yards per game
Finished the season with 278 rushes for 1,224 yards and 10 touchdowns along with 53 receptions for 617 yards and two touchdowns
Inactive for three games
Made his 2011 debut, rushing for 33 yards on 10 carries at Miami (9/18)
Returned to starting lineup vs. Pittsburgh (10/2) and ran for 155 yards on 30 carries, including a 42-yard touchdown run which proved to be the game winner
Set a career-high with 116 yards receiving on five receptions while rushing for an additional 68 yards on 22 carries vs. Oakland (10/9)
Became the first Texans player to surpass 100 yards rushing and receiving in the same game and 32nd all-time, finishing with 115 yards rushing and 119 yards receiving with three touchdowns (2 rushing, 1 receiving) at Tennessee (10/23)
Ran for 112 yards on 33 carries and a touchdown vs. Jacksonville (10/30)
Had 19 carries for 124 yards including a 19-yard touchdown run vs. Cleveland (11/6)
Joined Walter Payton as the only back to have two 70+ yard touchdown receptions in a season since 1970 after he had a 78-yard touchdown reception as part of 102-yard receiving and 84-yard rushing day at Tampa Bay (11/13)
Carried 31 times for 111 yards and a touchdown vs. Atlanta (12/4)
Surpassed the 1,000-yard mark for the second consecutive season while running for 109 yards on 16 carries and a touchdown vs. Carolina (12/18)
Ran for season-high 158 yards on 23 carries and a touchdown vs. Indianapolis (12/22)
Finished the postseason with 51 rushes for 285 yards, the most by any running back in NFL history in his first two playoff games, and three touchdowns; also caught eight passes for 51 yards
Started in his postseason debut and rushed for 153 yards on 24 carries with two scores, including a 42-yard scoring run in the fourth quarter, and caught three passes for 29 yards in AFC Wild Card Playoff vs. Cincinnati (1/7/12)
Rushed 27 times for 132 yards, the most ever given up by Baltimore’s defense in a postseason game, and a touchdown to go along with five receptions for 22 yards in AFC Divisional Playoff at Baltimore (1/15/12)

2010 (Houston 16/13):
Led NFL in rushing yards (1,616), scrimmage yards (2,220), scoring by a non-kicker (108 points), touchdowns (18) and first downs (123), all of which were Texans team records
Ran for a franchise-record 231 yards and three touchdowns on 33 carries vs. Indianapolis (9/12), becoming the first player in NFL history to run for 200-plus yards and three touchdowns on opening weekend
His 231 yards rushing in a game were the seventh-most in NFL history, earning him AFC Offensive Player of the Week and FedEx Ground NFL Player of the Week honors
Rushed for 133 yards on 17 carries, including a 74-yard touchdown on his first carry of the game and caught three passes for 56 yards, including a 10-yard touchdown reception at Oakland (10/3)
Had 143 yards rushing on 30 carries and another nine receptions for a season-high 75 yards, totaling 218 all-purpose yards vs. Tennessee (11/28)
Broke RB Steve Slaton’s single-season franchise rushing record of 1,282 yards from 2008 as he ran for 100 yards on 20 carries and added four catches for 25 yards vs. Baltimore (12/13) on Monday Night Football
Wrapped up the NFL rushing title with 180 yards on 31 carries and two touchdowns in the season finale vs. Jacksonville (1/2), earning FedEx Ground Player of the Week honors for the second time in the 2010 season

2009 (Houston 6/1):
Saw action in the last six games of his rookie season, starting one, and finished the season with 257 yards on 54 carries and three touchdowns
Made his NFL debut vs. Tennessee (11/23) and played on special teams where he assisted on one tackle
Saw action at running back for the first time in his NFL career vs. Seattle (12/13)
Scored his first career touchdown on a 17-yard run up the middle in the second quarter at Miami (12/27) and finished the game with 19 carries for 97 yards
Made his first career start vs. New England (1/3/10) and posted his first career 100-yard game, rushing for 119 yards and two scores on 20 carries

COLLEGE:
Rushed for 2,964 yards in four years at the University of Tennessee
Led the team with 570 rushing yards and a touchdown as a senior in 2008
Finished sixth among SEC rushing leaders with 1,193 yards and 12 touchdowns along with 39 receptions for 340 yards and two scores as a junior in 2007, earning  second-team All-SEC honors from the Associated Press and Rivals.com
Rushed 91 times for 322 yards with five touchdowns and caught 11 passes for 88 yards as a sophomore in 2006
Earned freshman All-America accolades from Rivals.com and The Sporting News in 2005 when he ran for 879 yards and five touchdowns
Ran for a career-high 223 yards against Vanderbilt
Redshirted during the 2004 season

PERSONAL:
San Diego Union-Tribune’s All-San Diego Western League Player of the Year as a senior at Mission Bay High School
Named All-West Region by PrepStar and also earned All-California Interscholastic Federation honors
Led county with 2,500 all-purpose yards, racking up 2,093 rushing yards and 24 touchdowns while adding six scores on kickoff returns as senior in 2003
Was a member of the basketball and track and field squads in addition to the football team

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