Tyrell
Sutton
#23 Running Back
Tyrell
Sutton
#23 Running Back
Height 5'8
Weight 213 lbs
Birth Date (Age) 1986-12-19 (32)
Born Akron, OH
School Northwestern
INT / NAT INT
Rushes 141
Yards 685
Touchdowns 3
Average 4.86

CFL: 7

Argos: 1

Acquired: Signed as a free agent on February 13th, 2019.

2018: Played nine games for Montreal. Rushed for 417 yards, added 309 receiving yards…Traded from Montreal to the B.C. Lions September 25th along with a third-round pick in the 2019 CFL Draft in exchange for a second-round selection in the 2019 CFL Draft. Rushed for 268 yards in four games for B.C. In his Lions debut against Calgary he rushed for 106 yards and a pair of TDs. Playoffs: Rushed for 24 yards on six carries in the East Semi-Final at Hamilton.

2017: Played 14 games for the Alouettes. Rushed for 843 yards, adding 312 receiving yards.

2016: Played seven games. Rushed for 412 yards.

2015:  Played 15 games. Rushed for 1,059 yards and added 334 receiving yards. Named an East Division and CFL All-Star. Had four games with over 100 rushing yards.

2014: Played 12 games. Rushed for an even 500 yards, with 190 receiving yards. Playoffs: Did not play.

2013: Played 12 games for Montreal. Rushed for 342 yards. Made CFL debut August 8th against Toronto. Playoffs: Rushed for 142 yards in overtime loss to Hamilton in East Semi-Final.

2012: Signed by Seattle Seahawks January 4th. Waived August 26th.

2011: Waived by Carolina Panthers September 3rd.

2010: Played nine games for Carolina Panthers. Rushed for 71 yards, added 70 receiving yards.

2009: Signed with Green Bay Packers as an undrafted free agent April 27th. Waived September 5th…Claimed off waivers by Carolina September 6th. Played seven games with Panthers, started one. Had 68 rushing yards, 62 receiving yards.

College: Played 40 games at Northwestern (2005-08). Rushed for 890 yards as a freshman, an even 1,000 as a junior and 1,474 with 16 TDs as a senior. Candidate for Doak Walker Award as the nation’s top running back. Was named the Sporting News Offensive Freshman of the Year.

Personal: Attended Archbishop Hoban High School in Akron. Won the Mr. Football Award as the state of Ohio’s top high-school player. Two-time All-State. Rushed for 505 yards and eight touchdowns in one game. Had 38 consecutive 100-yard games. Scored 38 touchdowns as a senior.

Seasons

Rushing

YEAR TEAM GP CAR YDS TDS AVG LG
2013
MTL 12 55 342 3 6.2 20
2014
MTL 12 96 500 1 5.2 24
2015
MTL 15 180 1059 5 5.9 54
2016
MTL 7 74 412 0 5.6 27
2017
MTL 14 152 843 5 5.5 43
2018
MTL 9 86 417 1 4.8 44
2018
BC 4 55 268 2 4.9 31
Total
73 698 3841 17 5.5 54

Receiving

YEAR TEAM GP REC YDS YAC TD AVG LG
2013
MTL 12 14 156 - 0 11.1 29
2014
MTL 12 15 190 - 0 12.7 71
2015
MTL 15 43 334 - 2 7.8 22
2016
MTL 7 27 206 177 0 7.6 20
2017
MTL 14 44 312 278 1 7.1 18
2018
MTL 9 30 309 265 0 10.3 45
2018
BC 4 5 32 31 0 6.4 12
Total
73 178 1539 751 3 8.6 71

Kickoff Returns

YEAR TEAM GP KOR YDS AVG LG TD
2013
MTL 12 15 297 19.8 26 0
2014
MTL 12 11 212 19.3 28 0
2015
MTL 15 0 0 0 0 0
2016
MTL 7 0 0 0 0 0
2017
MTL 14 2 56 28 32 0
2018
MTL 9 0 0 0 0 0
2018
BC 4 1 19 19 19 0
Total
73 29 584 20.1 32 0

Game Log

Rushing

DATE WEEK OPP CAR YDS TD AVG LG
06-16
1 BC 15 65 0 4.3 9
06-22
2 WPG 4 53 0 13.3 44
06-30
3 SSK 11 20 0 1.8 7
07-06
4 OTT 11 41 1 3.7 9
07-21
6 CGY 10 44 0 4.4 12
07-26
7 EDM 7 39 0 5.6 11
08-03
8 HAM 9 61 0 6.8 17
08-11
9 OTT 10 63 0 6.3 17
08-18
10 EDM 9 31 0 3.4 9
10-13
18 CGY 22 106 2 4.8 12
10-19
19 EDM 16 97 0 6.1 31
10-27
20 SSK 12 50 0 4.2 17
11-03
21 CGY 5 15 0 3.0 6
11-11
22 HAM 6 24 0 4.0 7
Total
147 709 3 5.1 208

Receiving

DATE WEEK OPP REC YDS TD AVG LG
06-16
1 BC 5 31 0 6.2 13
06-22
2 WPG 3 28 0 9.3 12
06-30
3 SSK 4 18 0 4.5 11
07-06
4 OTT 3 54 0 18.0 24
07-21
6 CGY 6 52 0 8.7 23
07-26
7 EDM 4 82 0 20.5 45
08-03
8 HAM 1 8 0 8.0 8
08-11
9 OTT 3 25 0 8.3 12
08-18
10 EDM 1 11 0 11.0 11
10-13
18 CGY 1 -2 0 -2.0 -2
10-19
19 EDM 1 12 0 12.0 12
10-27
20 SSK 1 10 0 10.0 10
11-03
21 CGY 2 12 0 6.0 7
11-11
22 HAM 3 18 0 6.0 7
Total
38 359 0 9.0 193

Kickoff Returns

DATE WEEK OPP PR YDS AVG LG TD
06-16
1 BC 0 0 0 0 0
06-22
2 WPG 0 0 0 0 0
06-30
3 SSK 0 0 0 0 0
07-06
4 OTT 0 0 0 0 0
07-21
6 CGY 0 0 0 0 0
07-26
7 EDM 0 0 0 0 0
08-03
8 HAM 0 0 0 0 0
08-11
9 OTT 0 0 0 0 0
08-18
10 EDM 0 0 0 0 0
10-13
18 CGY 0 0 0 0 0
10-19
19 EDM 1 19 19 19 0
10-27
20 SSK 0 0 0 0 0
11-03
21 CGY 0 0 0 0 0
11-11
22 HAM 2 28 14 17 0
Total
3 47 0.0 19 33