Brandon
Burks
#35 Running Back
Brandon
Burks
#35 Running Back
Height 5'9
Weight 208 lbs
Birth Date (Age) 1993-11-01 (25)
Born Enterprise, AL
School Troy
INT / NAT INT
Rushes 45
Yards 283
Touchdowns 0
Average 6.29

CFL: 2

Argos: 2

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

2018: Played in eight games, started the last five of the season. Made his first start October 6th 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
Total
8 45 283 0 6.3 68

Receiving

YEAR TEAM GP REC YDS YAC TD AVG LG
2018
TOR 8 18 125 111 1 6.9 27
Total
8 18 125 111 1 6.9 27

Kickoff Returns

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

Game Log

Rushing

DATE WEEK OPP CAR YDS TD AVG LG
07-07
4 EDM 1 2 0 2.0 2
07-21
6 WPG 3 19 0 6.3 12
09-22
15 SSK 5 25 0 5.0 12
10-06
17 BC 8 92 0 11.5 68
10-12
18 HAM 9 34 0 3.8 8
10-20
19 MTL 8 44 0 5.5 12
10-28
20 MTL 6 19 0 3.2 6
11-02
21 OTT 5 48 0 9.6 34
Total
45 283 0 5.9 154

Receiving

DATE WEEK OPP REC YDS TD AVG LG
07-07
4 EDM 1 2 0 2.0 2
07-21
6 WPG 1 0 0 0.0 0
09-22
15 SSK 2 1 0 0.5 2
10-06
17 BC 3 10 0 3.3 11
10-12
18 HAM 4 60 1 15.0 27
10-20
19 MTL 4 24 0 6.0 8
10-28
20 MTL 1 0 0 0.0 0
11-02
21 OTT 2 28 0 14.0 18
Total
18 125 1 5.1 68

Kickoff Returns

DATE WEEK OPP PR YDS AVG LG TD
07-07
4 EDM 1 18 18.00 18 0
07-21
6 WPG 1 15 15.00 15 0
09-22
15 SSK 1 20 20.00 20 0
10-06
17 BC 0 0 0.00 0 0
10-12
18 HAM 0 0 0.00 0 0
10-20
19 MTL 0 0 0.00 0 0
10-28
20 MTL 1 19 19.00 19 0
11-02
21 OTT 0 0 0.00 0 0
Total
4 72 0.0 20 72