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Marshawn Lynch

24
RB
Height: 
5-11

Weight:

215

Age

31
California
10 Years Pro

2017 Season

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stats

HOW ACQUIRED: Traded by Buffalo to Seattle for a 2011 fourth-round draft choice and an undisclosed 2012 choice on October 5, 2010. Re-signed to a multi-year contract in 2012 and extended in 2015.

Gameday Photos

Biography

HOW ACQUIRED:

Traded by Buffalo to Seattle for a 2011 fourth-round draft choice and an undisclosed 2012 choice on October 5, 2010. Re-signed to a multi-year contract in 2012 and extended in 2015.

NFL CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: 

  • Originally drafted by Buffalo with the 12th overall selection in the 2007 NFL Draft.
  • Earned fifth-career trip to the Pro Bowl in 2014, named first-team AP All-Pro for first time in career in 2012, and second-team All-Pro in 2014.
  • Since 2011, leads the NFL with 56 total touchdowns (NFL-leading 48 rush, eight rec.), 5,357 rushing yards and 24 100-yard rushing games
  • Set career-high with 17 total touchdowns (career-high 13 rush, four rec.) in 2014. Added 1,306 rushing yards to become the only player to record 1,000 yards rushing and 10+ rush touchdowns in each of the last four seasons.
  • Set Seattle’s postseason record with 157 rushing yards vs. Green Bay in the NFC Championship Game (1/18/15). Had two 100-yard rushing games in the postseason, including 102 on 24 carries with one touchdown in Super Bowl XLIX vs. New England (2/1/15).
  • Tied the franchise record and set career-high with four rushing touchdowns vs. the N.Y. Giants (11/9/14).
  • Set career-long gain with a 79-yard touchdown run at Arizona (12/21/14), the fourth-longest in club history and longest since his 77-yarder in 2012.
  • Recorded 14 total touchdowns (12 rush, two rec.) in 2013 and 1,257 rushing yards.
  • Tallied 140 rushing yards vs. New Orleans in the NFC Divisional Playoff Game (1/11/14). Had two 100-yard rushing yard games in the postseason. Recorded 15 rushes for 39 yards and one touchdown in Super Bowl XLVIII (2/2/14) in Seattle’s 43-8 win over Denver.
  • Had a career-year in 2012. Set career-highs in carries (315, 5th NFL), yards (1,590, 3rd NFL), average gain (5.0, 4th NFL), 100-yard games (10, T1st NFL) and total yards from scrimmage (1,786, 4th NFL) to go with 12 total touchdowns (T7th NFL with 11 rush, 1 rec.). Became just the third Seattle player to eclipse 1,500 yards (Chris Warren, Shaun Alexander).
  • Had a 77-yard touchdown run at Detroit (10/28/12), tying for the fifth-longest in club history and longest since Shaun Alexander’s 88-yarder in 2005.
  • Holds four of the top-6 highest yards per carry averages in franchise history. Ranks first with an 11.64 average on 11 carries for a season-high 128 yards vs. Arizona (12/9/12). Also holds the second (11.30 twice) and sixth-highest averages (8.75).
  • Tied (Shaun Alexander) postseason franchise mark at the time with 132 yards on 20 carries and one touchdown at Washington (1/6/13) in the NFC Wild Card Game.
  • In 2011, had 1,204 yards and 12 rushing touchdowns with one receiving score. Set a club record with at least one touchdown in 11-straight games, breaking Shaun Alexander’s 2005 record of nine. Became Seattle’s first 1,000-yard rusher since Shaun Alexander set a club-record with 1,880 in 2005.
  • Set career-high with 32 rushes for 109 yards and a touchdown vs. Baltimore’s (11/13/11) third-ranked run defense. Also tied a career high with 58 receiving yards.
  • Recorded three rushing touchdowns vs. Carolina (12/5/10) on 21 carries for 83 yards. It was the first time a Seahawks player had three rushing scores since Shaun Alexander scored three vs. St. Louis (11/13/05). Tied that mark with three scores vs. Arizona (12/9/12).
  • Rushed for 107 yards on 21 carries and a touchdown vs. the 49ers (12/24/11). First runner to eclipse 100 yards vs. the 49ers since November 2009 (36 games) and the first player to rush for a touchdown vs. the 49ers in 15 games dating to 2010. 
  • Played in 45 games with 37 starts for Buffalo, leaving the team as its 10th all-time leading rusher (2,765) and ninth all-time in rushing attempts (687).
  • Became the fastest Bills running back to reach 1,500 yards (19 games) and joined Joe Cribbs and Willis McGahee as the only Bills running backs to reach 1,000 yards in each of their first two seasons.
  • Rushed for  1,115 yards on 280 attempts during rookie season and followed that up with 1,036 yards on 250 carries and eight touchdowns in 2008, where he was selected to the Pro Bowl as an injury replacement for Tennessee's Chris Johnson.

HONORS: 2014: NFC Pro Bowl; AP Second-Team All-Pro. 2013: NFC Pro Bowl. 2012: NFC Pro Bowl; AP First-Team All-Pro, Pro Football Weekly All-NFL Team. 2011: NFC Pro Bowl Selection. 2008: AFC Pro Bowl Selection. 2007: Pro Football Weekly/Pro­fes­sional Foot­ball Writers of America All-Rookie Team Selection; NFL.com Gil Brandt’s All-Rookie Team Selec­tion; Diet Pepsi NFL Rookie of the Week Winner  (week 7 and week 10).

COLLEGE: Became the fourth player in Cal history to rush for more than 3,000 yards and ranked second in school history with 3,230 yards, first with the most 100-yard rushing games (17) and eighth on the scoring list (210 points) at the time of his departure. Only the second player in school history to gain more than 1,000 yards in consecutive seasons (2005 – 1,246; 2006 – 1,356). Became the fourth player in school history to amass more than 4,000 all-purpose yards. In 2006, was named Pac-10 Offensive Player of the Year and All-Pac 10 Conference first team. Was an All-American first team selection by The NFL Draft Report and the American Football Coaches Association. Received the Bear Backer Award as the team’s Most Valuable Player. Led the conference in both rushing (104.3 ypg) and all-purpose yardage (137.3 ypg). 

PERSONAL: Attended Oakland Technical High School. Cousin Josh Johnson was drafted in fifth round (160th overall) by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in 2008; cousin Robert Jordan was signed by the San Francisco 49ers as an undrafted free agent in 2008; cousin Virdell Larkins played defensive back at Idaho. Son of Delisa Lynch. Has one brother, Davonte.

Stats

Career Stats

gamesrushingreceivingfumbles
seasonteamggsattydsavglngtdrecydsavglongtdfumlost
2017OAK2230121414122010160--
2015SEA761114173.824313806.2190--
2014SEA16142801,3064.77913373679.939432
2013SEA16163011,2574.24312363168.855241
2012SEA16153151,59057711231968.527152
2011SEA15152851,2044.24712282127.626132
2010BUF43371644.41701777011
2010SEA12111655733.5396211386.622033
2009BUF1361204503.8472281796.435031
2008BUF15152501,0364.1508473006.442121
2007BUF13132801,11545671818410.230021
TOTAL2,1749,2334.279752541,9997.95592614

Recent Games

rushingreceivingfumbles
wkopresultattydsavglngtdrecydsavglongtdfumlost
2NYJW 45-2012453.813114440--
1@TENW 26-1618764.214011616160--

rushing

yearteamgattatt/gydsavgyds/gtdlng1st1st%20+40+fum
2017OAK23015121460.5114723.3000
2015SEA711115.94173.859.63242926.1100
2014SEA1628017.51,3064.781.613796523.2711
2013SEA1630118.81,2574.278.612436822.6613
2012SEA1631519.71,590599.411776821.6924
2011SEA15285191,2044.280.312476322.1423
2010BUF4379.31644.441017924.3001
2010SEA1216513.85733.547.86392917.6501
2009BUF131209.24503.834.62471815213
2008BUF1525016.71,0364.169.18505321.2512
2007BUF1328021.51,115485.87565118.2621
TOTAL 1292,17416.99,2334.271.6757946021.2451019

receiving

yearteamgrecydsavgyds/glngtd20+40+1stfum
2017OAK222010101600010
2015SEA713806.211.41900050
2014SEA16373679.922.939450162
2013SEA16363168.819.855251121
2012SEA16231968.512.327120111
2011SEA15282127.614.12615080
2010BUF41771.8700000
2010SEA12211386.611.52201052
2009BUF13281796.413.83503060
2008BUF15473006.42042111140
2007BUF131818410.214.230040101
TOTAL 1292541,9997.915.5559262887

passing

yearteamgattcomppctatt/gydsavgyds/gtdtd%intint%lng20+40+scksckyrate
2017OAK2-----------------
2015SEA7-----------------
2014SEA16-----------------
2013SEA16-----------------
2012SEA16-----------------
2011SEA1520-0.10--0-0--000039.6
2010BUF4-----------------
2010SEA12-----------------
2009BUF13-----------------
2008BUF15-----------------
2007BUF13111000.1880.611000-80000139.6
TOTAL 1293133.3082.70.1133.30-8000081.9

fumbles

yearteamgfumlostffown fropp frown ydsopp ydstdoobsftytb
2017OAK2-------0---
2015SEA7-------0---
2014SEA1632-1-0-0000
2013SEA1641-----0000
2012SEA1652-----0000
2011SEA1532-2-0-0000
2010BUF411------000
2010SEA1233-----0000
2009BUF1331-2-0-0000
2008BUF1521-2-0-0000
2007BUF1321-----0000
TOTAL 1292614-70000000

defensive

yearteamgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
2017OAK20---0------
2015SEA7110000-----
2014SEA160---0------
2013SEA16330000-----
2012SEA16330000-----
2011SEA15220000-----
2010BUF40----------
2010SEA12220000-----
2009BUF13110000-----
2008BUF150---0------
2007BUF130---0------
TOTAL 12912120000000-0

preseason

gamesrushingreceivingfumbles
wkgame dateoppresultggsattydsavglngtdrecydsavglongtdfumlost
108/12/2017@ARI-00------------
208/19/2017@OAK-11210-60-------
308/26/2017@DAL-1126-4017-70--
408/31/2017@OAKW 17-1300------------
TOTAL 22416-6017-70--

regular season

gamesrushingreceivingfumbles
wkgame dateoppresultggsattydsavglngtdrecydsavglongtdfumlost
109/10/2017@TEN-111876-140116-160--
209/17/2017@OAK-111245-13114-40--
TOTAL 2230121-141220-160--

rushing splits - split by OPPONENT

splitgattydsavglngtd1st
New York Jets112453.81313
Tennessee Titans118764.21404

rushing splits - split by DIVISION CONFERENCE

splitgattydsavglngtd1st
Outside Own Division23012141417
vs AFC Teams23012141417

rushing splits - split by MONTH

splitgattydsavglngtd1st
September23012141417

rushing splits - split by STADIUM

splitgattydsavglngtd1st
Nissan Stadium118764.21404
Oakland Coliseum112453.81313

rushing splits - split by WIN/LOSSES

splitgattydsavglngtd1st
Wins23012141417

rushing splits - split by WEEKDAY

splitgattydsavglngtd1st
Sundays23012141417

receiving splits - split by OPPONENT

splitgrecydsavglng1st1st%td20+40+
New York Jets114440-000
Tennessee Titans111616161-000

receiving splits - split by DIVISION CONFERENCE

splitgrecydsavglng1st1st%td20+40+
Outside Own Division222010161-000
vs AFC Teams222010161-000

receiving splits - split by MONTH

splitgrecydsavglng1st1st%td20+40+
September222010161-000

receiving splits - split by STADIUM

splitgrecydsavglng1st1st%td20+40+
Nissan Stadium111616161-000
Oakland Coliseum114440-000

receiving splits - split by WIN/LOSSES

splitgrecydsavglng1st1st%td20+40+
Wins222010161-000

receiving splits - split by WEEKDAY

splitgrecydsavglng1st1st%td20+40+
Sundays222010161-000

Rushing splits - FIELD TYPE

splitgattydsavglngtd1st
Grass23012141417

Rushing splits - HOME/AWAY

splitgattydsavglngtd1st
Home Games112453.81313
Road Games118764.21404

Rushing splits - POINT SITUATIONAL

splitgattydsavglngtd1st
Ahead20723.61214
Ahead by 1-8 Points17613.61213
Ahead by 9-16 Points3113.7701
Tied10494.91403

Rushing splits - HALF

splitgattydsavglngtd1st
1st Half17673.91414
2nd Half13544.21203
Last Two Minutes of Half420.5211

Rushing splits - FIELD TYPE POSITION

splitgattydsavglngtd1st
Opp 19-1 - by Yard Line6122512
Opp 49-20 - by Yard Line11534.81403
Own 1-20 - by Yard Line3103.3700
Own 21-50 - by Yard Line10464.61202

Rushing splits - QUARTERS

splitgattydsavglngtd1st
1st Quarter10494.91403
2nd Quarter7182.6811
3rd Quarter294.5700
4th Quarter11454.11203
4th Quarter within 78344.31202

Rushing splits - ATTEMPTS

splitgattydsavglngtd1st
Attempts 1-Through-1020904.51404
Attempts 11-Through-2010313.1713

Rushing splits - MARGIN

splitgattydsavglngtd1st
Margin 15+112453.81313
Margin 8-14118764.21404