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TRANSACTIONS: Selected by Houston Texans with the fifth pick in the sixth round (181st overall) of 2014 NFL Draft...Signed by Texans on May 16, 2014.
The first player in franchise history with a rushing, receiving and return touchdown in the same season in 2014
Holds the franchise record for carries in a game (36) at Cleveland (11/16/14)
2015 (Houston 16/9, 1/1):
Started vs. Kansas City (9/13) and ran for a team-high 42 yards on nine carries
Started at Carolina (9/20) and ran for six yards on five carries
Recorded the second-most rushing attempts (31) and rushing yards (139) in a single
game of his career vs. Tampa Bay (9/27)
His 31 rushing attempts vs. TB (9/27) were the most in the NFL in any game in 2015
Posted the second 100-yard rushing game of his career vs. Tampa Bay (9/27) and first
since Nov. 16, 2014 at Cleveland
Scored his first rushing touchdown of the season and third of his career on a 20-yard run in the fourth quarter vs. Tampa Bay (9/27). It marked the longest rushing touchdown of
Ran for 22 yards on six carries and had one reception for 11 yards vs. Indianapolis (10/8)
Finished second on the team with five receptions for 33 yards. Also tallied 39 rushing
yards on 14 carries vs. Tennessee (11/1)
Reached 800 rushing yards for his career (801) vs. Tennessee (11/1)
Rushed 21 times for 58 yards and caught three passes for 34 yards and a touchdown vs. N.Y. Jets (11/22)
Caught a 21-yard touchdown pass from WR Cecil Shorts III in the third quarter to give the team a 17-10 lead vs. N.Y. Jets (11/22)
His touchdown reception was the second of his career and first since Oct. 20, 2014 at
Rushed 16 times for 77 yards (4.8 avg.) and a touchdown vs. New Orleans (11/29)
Scored on an 8-yard run to open the second half vs. New Orleans (11/29), marking his second rushing touchdown of the season and fourth of his career
Scored a touchdown in his second consecutive game after posting a receiving touch- down in Week 11 against the New York Jets (11/22)
Led the team with 107 rushing yards on 20 carries (5.4 avg.) at Indianapolis (12/20), marking his second 100-yard rushing game of the season
With his third career 100-yard rushing game, passed Ron Dayne (two) for sole posses-
sion of the fifth-most career 100-yard rushing games in team history
Recorded a season-long 41-yard run in the second quarter at Indianapolis (12/20)
Led the team with 45 rushing yards on 15 carries. Also caught one pass for five yards at Tennessee (12/27)
Forced a fumble on a punt return by Titans WR Harry Douglas in the first quarter (12/27).
LS Jon Weeks recovered the ball at Tennessee’s 11-yard line, which led to a field goal by
K Nick Novak on the following offensive possession
Led the team with two special teams tackles at Tennessee (12/27)
Led the team with 102 rushing yards on 21 carries (4.9 avg.) vs. Jacksonville (1/3/16), as he posted his third 100-yard rushing game of the season and fourth of his career
Set single-season career highs in rushing yards (698) and carries (183), while tying his personal-best in rushing touchdowns (two)
Led the team with 99 rushing yards on 17 attempts in Wild Card Game vs. Kansas City (1/9/16), averaging 5.8 yards per carry. His yardage total ranks as the fourth-highest mark in Texans postseason history
Registered a 49-yard run in the second quarter vs. Kansas City (1/9/16), the longest run in Texans postseason history
2014 (Houston 16/3):
Finished the season with 528 yards, which was the fourth-highest total for a rookie rusher in franchise history.
Set the franchise record for carries in a game with 36 and tied a rookie-rushing record with 156 yards at Cleveland on 11/16
Blocked a punt and returned it five yards for his first career touchdown vs Washington (9/7) in Week 1
Rushed for 40 yards on 11 carries in Week 2 against Oakland (9/14)
Earned his first career start and carried the ball 13 times for 78 yards (6.0 avg.) with a long of 46 yards against the Giants (9/21) in Week 3
Recovered a fumble, had a tackle on special teams and ran four times for 14 yards at Dallas (10/5) in Week 5
Hauled in his first career touchdown reception (11 yards), rushed for 14 yards, gained seven yards on a fake punt, downed a punt on the 1 yard-line in the third quarter and registered a special teams tackle at Pittsburgh (10/20) in Week 7
Carried the ball 14 times for 42 yards (3.0) and made a season-long 22-yard reception at Tennessee (10/26) in Week 8
Started and set a franchise record with 36 carries and tied a franchise rookie record with 156 yards rushing at Cleveland (11/16) in Week 11
Rushed for 46 yards on 16 carries and had three receptions for 20 yards vs. Cincinnati (11/23) in Week 12. Also had a special teams tackle
Scored his first career rushing touchdown on a 1-yard run in third quarter at Jacksonville (12/7) in Week 14. Became the first player in franchise history with a rushing, receiving and return touchdown in the same season
Carried the ball eight times for 26 yards and had a special teams tackle at Indianapolis (12/14) in Week 15
Scored on a 1-yard run in the second quarter vs. Jacksonville (12/28) in Week 17. Carried the ball 17 times for 39 yards and set career highs with six receptions for 37 yards.
Played in 40 games with seven starts
Rushed for 1,253 yards and 11 TDs and caught 16 passes for 107 yards
Had three 100-yard rushing games
Rushed for 1,695 yards and 25 touchdowns as a senior in 2009
Added 13 receptions for nearly 200 yards and three scores
A member of the SuperPrep Southwest Team and Baton Rouge Advocate Super Dozen
Earned Class 5A first-team all-state honors in 2009
Named the District 6-5A 2009 Offensive MVP
Notched 10 touchdowns and 600 yards rushing in his junior season
Full name is Alfred Calvin Blue III
Majored in sports administration
Houston Texans running back Alfred Blue breaks free for 49 yards.
Texans Alfred Blue rushes for 41-yard gain
Texans Alfred Blue pushes his way to an 8-yard TD
Texans Alfred Blue 20-yard touchdown.