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Brandon
Burks
#35 Running Back
Brandon
Burks
#35 Running Back
Height 5'9
Weight 208 lbs
Birth Date (Age) 1993-11-01 (24)
Born Enterprise, AL
School Troy
INT / NAT INT
Rushes 26
Yards 172
Touchdowns 0
Average 6.62

Argos: 1

CFL: 1

Acquired: Signed as a free agent by the Toronto Argonauts on April 14, 2018.

 

Career:

2017: Released by the New York Jets on April 27.

 

2016: Signed as an undrafted free agent by the Green Bay Packers on May 9…Released by the Packers on September 5…Re-signed to the practice squad by the Packers on November 2…Released by the Packers on November 11…Signed as a free agent and added to the practice squad by the New York Jets on December 14…Activated from the practice roster on December 28…Played in one game for the Jets as a rookie.

 

College:

Played in 45 games in four seasons at Troy University…Made the move from wide receiver and running back as a sophomore…Recorded 2,253 rushing yards and 12 touchdowns on 430 rushing attempts while adding 673 yards and three touchdowns on 88 receptions…Also returned 13 kickoffs for 207 yards…Recorded 1,309 yards from scrimmage as a senior, ranking sixth in the Sun Belt Conference.

 

Personal:

Brandon Burks was born to Melinda Johnson on November 1, 1993, in Enterprise, Alabama. He attended high school at Daleville High School, where he was named Southeast Sun/Daleville-Sun Courier Offensive Player of the Year after rushing for 1,530 yards and 27 touchdowns on 182 carries as a senior. Brandon also played baseball and basketball. At Troy, he majored in criminal justice.

Seasons

Rushing

YEAR TEAM GP CAR YDS TDS AVG LG
2018
TOR 5 26 172 0 6.6 68
Total
5 26 172 0 6.6 68

Receiving

YEAR TEAM GP REC YDS YAC TD AVG LG
2018
TOR 5 11 73 63 1 6.6 27
Total
5 11 73 63 1 6.6 27

Kickoff Returns

YEAR TEAM GP KOR YDS AVG LG TD
2018
TOR 5 3 53 17.7 20 0
Total
5 3 53 17.7 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
Total
26 172 0 5.7 102

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
Total
11 73 1 4.2 42

Kickoff Returns

DATE WEEK OPP PR YDS AVG LG TD
07-07
4 EDM 1 18 18 18 0
07-21
6 WPG 1 15 15 15 0
09-22
15 SSK 1 20 20 20 0
10-06
17 BC 0 0 0 0 0
10-12
18 HAM 0 0 0 0 0
Total
3 53 0.0 20 53