• Lamar Miller (RB) #26

    Lamar Miller
    ADP:Round: 3, Pick: 5
    Team:Houston
    Ht / Wt:5'11" / 218 lb.
    College:Miami
    Age:25
    Born:April 25, 1991
    Drafted:2012 / Rd. 4 (97)
    Draft Team:MIA

    Injury Status - Week 17

    Not on injury report

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    News

    Lamar Miller Takes Backseat In 2017 Finale

    Sunday, December 31, 8:52 PM

    Houston Texans running back Lamar Miller once again saw back-up Alfred Blue take the lead in the running game in Week 17. This was the third consecutive game in which Miller played second fiddle to Blue. Miller finished the game with eight carries for 37 yards. With rumors swirling that Miller could be a cap casualty in the off-season, the future of Houston's running game and of Miller are in doubt.

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    Average Draft Position (ADP) Value

    January 22, 2018

    Lamar Miller's fantasy value is measured by his average draft position (ADP) in fantasy football drafts. In recent drafts, Miller's current ADP is 3.05, which indicates that his fantasy outlook is to be the 5th pick of the 3rd round, and 29th selection overall.

    Data from fantasy football 12-team standard scoring average draft position data, based off of the latest fantasy football mock drafts.

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    2016 Season Stats

    Ru Att Ru Yds Ru TD Rec Rec Yds Rec TD
    268 1,073 5 31 188 1

    Recent drafts with Lamar Miller:

    Draft #DateFormatMiller's Draft Pick
    4614855 1/22/2018 Standard 34th
    4614823 1/22/2018 Standard 33rd
    4614817 1/22/2018 Standard 29th
    4614783 1/22/2018 Standard 32nd
    4614757 1/22/2018 Standard 28th
    4614752 1/22/2018 Standard 38th
    4614751 1/22/2018 Standard 33rd
    4614730 1/22/2018 Standard 31st
    4614692 1/22/2018 Standard 33rd

    Players drafted after Lamar Miller:

    Davante Adams WR GB 3.07
    Joe Mixon RB CIN 3.08
    Adam Thielen WR MIN 3.09
    Jordy Nelson WR GB 3.11
    Travis Kelce TE KC 3.11
    Alshon Jeffery WR PHI 3.12
    Marshawn Lynch RB OAK 4.02
    Isaiah Crowell RB CLE 4.03
    Tyreek Hill WR KC 4.03
    Golden Tate WR DET 4.08
    Allen Robinson WR JAX 4.08
    Amari Cooper WR OAK 4.08
    Greg Olsen TE CAR 4.09
    Jay Ajayi RB PHI 4.09
    Derrick Henry RB TEN 4.10
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    Lamar Miller Biography

    Childhood and High school

    Lamar Miller was born April 25, 1991 in Miami, FL where he grew up. He attended Miami Killian Senior High School  where he set records as a running back on the varsity team, playing in both his junior and senior years. He collected a variety of awards during his high school career including being named as the Orlando Sentinel All-Southern ad the Mobile Press Register Super Southeast 120. He had the choice of attending the University of Florida or the University of Miami as his high school stats had him appearing in Top 10 rankings on Rivals.com and Scout.com.

    College

    He decided to attend the University of Miami as he held other Hurricanes running backs in high esteem. He received his red shirt in 2009 and became the starting running back in 2011, where he rushed for over 1,000 yards--the first running back from Miami to accomplish this feat since Willis McGahee in 2002. His college highlights reels  are impressive and saw his speed and agility enable him to carry for 108 times ad six touchdowns.  Hhe attended the combine in 2012 where his vertical leap was logged at 33 inches and his 40 time was clocked at 4.40 seconds. 

    NFL Draft

    Miller's performance in college saw him as one of the top draft picks in 2012. The Miami Dolphins drafted him in the fourth round. He was the 97th selected overall. He signed his first professional four-year contract on June 1, 2012 for $2.58 million which featured a $480,000 signing bonus for the rookie.

    2015 NFL Season

    The running back had a productive season for the Miami Dolphins in 2015, finishing the year out with eight touchdowns and 872 yards rushing. He received 47 passes for a total of 397 yards and two more touchdowns, his career best. He ranked 13th in rushing and 7th on rushing touchdowns. Only 17 players broke the 800 yards rushing mark that year while just eight were able to score eight or more touchdowns on the season. 

    2016 NFL Season

    With the end of the 2015 season, Miller's contract expired. In March 2016, the Houston Texans signed him on with a new four-year contract worth $26 million, guaranteeing $14 million on salary. It was the sixth highest contract signed for a running back and fans were excited to welcome him to their team enjoying highlights of his career thus far. This would be the year of rushing for Miller, going for a total of 1073 yards while completing five touchdowns. During the season opener against the Chicago Bears he became the go-to man with a career best 28 carries. He received for 188 yards and added another touchdown to his scoring total.

    Personal Life

    Lamar Miller is a remarkably private individual and works to keep his personal time and exploits out of the public eye.  He maintains an active Twitter account and can be found at @millertime_6. Activewear supporting his No. 26 as a Houston Texan can be found at his website www.millertime26.com

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