Brandon
Burks
#35 Running Back
Brandon
Burks
#35 Running Back
Height 5'9
Weight 196 lbs
Birth Date (Age) 1993-11-01 (26)
Born Enterprise, AL
School Troy
Status AMER
Rushes 34
Yards 204
Touchdowns 0
Average 6.00

CFL: 3

Argos: 3

Acquired: Signed as a free agent April 14, 2018.

2019: Played in six games, started four. Rushed for 204 yards on 34 carries, adding 144 yards on 12 catches. Scored one receiving TD. Had 104 yards from scrimmage against Montreal at Moncton.

2018: Played in eight games, started the last five of the season. Made his first start October 6 at B.C.  In that game he had a 68-yard rush, his longest of the season. Finished the season with 283 yards rushing, with another 125 receiving yards. He first gained national attention in the pre-season with a remarkable 27-yard touchdown in Hamilton that was the TSN Highlight of the Night.

2017: Released by the New York Jets April 27.

2016: Signed as an undrafted free agent by the Green Bay Packers May 9, released September 5. Re-signed to the practice squad November 2, released November 11…Signed as a free agent by the Jets December 14, activated December 28. Played in one game for New York.

College: Played 45 games for Troy University. Switched from receiver to running back as a sophomore. Recorded 2,253 rushing yards and 12 TDs, adding 88 catches for 673 yards and three TDs. Also returned kickoffs.

Personal: Attended Daleville High School where he rushed for 1,530 yards and 27 TDs on 182 carries as a senior. Also played baseball and basketball.

Seasons

Rushing

YEAR TEAM GP CAR YDS TDS AVG LG
2018
TOR 8 45 283 0 6.3 68
2019
TOR 6 34 204 0 6.0 29
Total
14 79 487 0 6.2 68

Receiving

YEAR TEAM GP REC ATT YDS YAC TD AVG LG
2018
TOR 8 18 29 125 111 1 6.9 27
2019
TOR 6 12 15 144 122 1 12.0 27
Total
14 30 44 269 233 2 9.0 27

Kickoff Returns

YEAR TEAM GP KOR YDS AVG LG TD
2018
TOR 8 4 72 18.00 20 0
2019
TOR 6 0 0 0.00 0 0
Total
14 4 72 18.0 20 0

Game Log

Rushing

DATE WEEK OPP CAR YDS TD AVG LG
07-12
5 WPG 5 36 0 7.2 12
07-18
6 CGY 4 9 0 2.3 5
07-25
7 EDM 9 42 0 4.7 21
08-01
8 WPG 5 37 0 7.4 19
08-16
10 EDM 5 43 0 8.6 29
08-25
11 MTL 6 37 0 6.2 13
Total
34 204 0 6.0 99

Receiving

DATE WEEK OPP REC ATT YDS TD AVG LG
07-12
5 WPG 0 0 0 0 0.0 0
07-18
6 CGY 0 0 0 0 0.0 0
07-25
7 EDM 0 0 0 0 0.0 0
08-01
8 WPG 6 6 50 0 8.3 20
08-16
10 EDM 1 3 27 1 27.0 27
08-25
11 MTL 5 6 67 0 13.4 23
Total
12 15 144 1 16.2 70

Kickoff Returns

DATE WEEK OPP PR YDS AVG LG TD
07-12
5 WPG 0 0 0.00 0 0
07-18
6 CGY 0 0 0.00 0 0
07-25
7 EDM 0 0 0.00 0 0
08-01
8 WPG 0 0 0.00 0 0
08-16
10 EDM 0 0 0.00 0 0
08-25
11 MTL 0 0 0.00 0 0
Total
0 0 0.0 0 0